• Location: Kenya, Masai Mara
  • Type of Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Comfort Level: Comfortable


Located on the edge of the Siria escarpment and overlooking the Mara River, Kilima Camp offers guests an exceptional opportunity to experience the Masai Mara. Kilima, meaning 'mountains' or 'little hill' in Swahili, offers stylish tented suites in an intimate setting. The camp has a strong eco tourism ethos with a partnership with the local community and conservation efforts.

Enjoy exciting game drives, guided bush walks and even hot-air balloon trips over the Mara plains while staying at Kilima Camp. Excursions to the nearby community school and Masai manyatta can also be arranged. While the area is great for year-round game viewing, from July to October guests here can witness the Great Migration, a time when one million wildebeest and zebra cross the Mara River.


  • In a private concession bordering the Mara
  • Beautiful views over the plains & Mara River
  • Day & night game drives & walking safaris
  • Balloon safaris, local Masai village visits, archery & spa treatments available

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Kilima offers guests the chance to indulge in a selection of classical or Maasai spa treatments – from massages to facials – whilst looking out onto the scenic splendour of the Masai Mara.

With champagne in hand, guests will be hard pressed to find a better way to unwind.

General Facilities



There is a spacious, central tent that has been divided into two restaurants, bar lounge, and library making it a great focal point for drinks, meals and relaxation.

Lunch is usually served a la carte, and dinner offers guests the opportunity to enjoy African specialities as well as more classic dishes. When a special event requires, spit roasted goat or lamb is prepared by the Maasai on a wood fire and accompanied by a selection of vegetables and chapati bread. Drinks can be taken alongside the campfire or around the bush bar.

Classic Tent

The recently built Classic tents are a spacious, comfortable option for families with small children who don't want to upgrade to the Deluxe Tents. These tents have wooden floors, en suite bathrooms with running hot showers, and stunning views of the Mara River.

There are 6 standard tented suites stylishly decorated with en suite bathrooms and private verandas. The suites also features double or twin beds and an additional camp bed for families.

Two deluxe tents offer sleeping space for 5 guests and comprise a private wooden deck with en suite bathrooms and hot/cold water and flush toilets.

Classic Tent AMENITIES

    En-suite shower only


  • Birding
  • Cultural tours
  • Game drives
  • Guided walks
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Local village visits
  • Bush dining
  • Night drives
  • Picnics
  • Helicopter flights
  • Horse-riding
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Nov 2015 - 20 Dec 2015 $255 Full Board
  • 21 Dec 2015 - 05 Jan 2016 $325 Full Board
  • 06 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016 $255 Full Board
  • 01 Apr 2016 - 31 May 2016 $215 Full Board
  • 01 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016 $255 Full Board
  • 01 Jul 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 $325 Full Board
  • 01 Nov 2016 - 20 Dec 2016 $255 Full Board

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Deluxe Tent Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Liesel van Zyl

Liesel van Zyl

Africa Safari Expert

"Meaning "little hill" in Swahili, Kilima has the most engaging views over the Mara River and migratory plains below."



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