Sala’s Camp

Sublime Sala’s Camp is one of the first camps in the Masai Mara to witness the celebrated annual wildebeest migration.

In a very wild corner of the southern Masai Mara, Sala’s Camp is one of the first camps in Kenya to bear witness to the annual wildebeest migration, which usually occurs between June and September each year. Its location close to the meeting of two rivers – the Sand and Keekerok – also ensure that gameviewing is good year round, with all of the legendary “Big 5” present alongside extraordinary birdlife.

Guests at Sala’s Camp are accommodated in 7 sumptuous tents, each equipped with hot showers, baths, solar power and all-important hammocks for those lazy afternoons in between game drives. One tent is especially spacious, designed for honeymooners or families of up to four. Some of the units also boast private plunge pools – a real luxury on a hot day.

Activities at Sala’s Camp include of course, gameviewing by vehicle as well as quintessential sundowners around a campfire and bush breakfasts. Hot air ballooning over the plains – a unique and memorable experience – can also be arranged. For children, the camp offers a special program designed to teach kids to unlock the secrets of the African wilderness.

Location

How to get to Sala’s Camp

Guests are able to reach Sala’s Camp by road from Nairobi, a drive of 6 hours which make go over sections of very rough road. A flight from Nairobi Wilson airport to Keekorok airstrip is far easier – a journey of around 45 minutes by air, followed by a half-hour transfer to the camp by road.

Activities at Sala’s Camp

  • Game drives in the extraordinary Masai Mara
  • Bush dining and sundowners
  • Hot air balloon safaris
  • Kids’ program

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

Sala’s Camp Highlights

  • One of the first camps in the Mara to see the wildebeest migration
  • Privileged location offering great gameviewing all year round
  • Only seven beautifully appointed tented suites
  • Including tents for honeymooners and families with children
  • A chance to view the Masai Mara from a hot air balloon

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