Set amid the 60,000 hectares of the Mara Siana Wildlife Conservancy, directly bordering the Masai Mara itself, Kuoni Mara Bush Tops is a five-star luxury tented camp just 5 km from the Sekenani Gate).
The Masai Mara is 170 kms from Nairobi (five hours by road and less than an hour from Nairobi by plane). The camp can be reached by road from Nairobi via Narok. However due to current condition of this road, it is recommended you travel by air. The nearest airstrip is Siana Springs (10 minutes to drive) or Keekorok Airstrip (30 minutes to drive). There are daily scheduled flights from Mombasa and Nairobi/Wilson Airport.
The camp offers 12 luxury tents each with its own special view. Each spacious tent can be opened on all of three sides, and each has its own sunken tub and shower. Tastefully presented each tent has a large bed (with mosquito nets) and a writing desk. The private wooden decks are equipped with loungers and telescopes. Tent service is available 24 hours. Early morning coffee and tea with homemade pastries are served to the tent after the wake up call. Laundry and valet service.
Dining and bars
The Restaurant and lounge overlook the watering hole which also features a natural salt lick attracting an abundance of game. The restaurant offers fine a la carte dining – entirely home-made, herbs and fresh vegetables from the camp’s own garden. There is also an external campfire/bar. The central lounge has its own fireplace and safari library. The camp also boasts its own regulation-controlled wine cellar of fine wines.
Private dining can also be enjoyed on the veranda of each tent.
The camp welcomes children.
What to see and do
The camp has an ’infinity’ pool and a sun-deck. It also offers a whole range of activities from walking safaris, bush picnics, walking on the nearby Sekanani Hills, bird-watching, and fishing at Lake Victoria, to cultural outings, themed dinners – including a visit to a Boma – and story-telling round the camp fire.
Game Drives are conducted in specially converted Toyota Land cruisers for optimum game viewing. Our drivers are certified, minimum bronze level, KAPSG driver guides.
We offer early morning game drives, half day, full day game drives as well as night game drives.
Game drives, walking safaris, bush picnics, walking on the Sekanani Hills, bird watching, Masai Cultural outings, fishing at Lake Victoria, hilltop bonfire sun downers.
The balloon safari packages includes transfers, the balloon flight, a freshly cooked champagne breakfast after the flight, a flight certificate and return transfer to camp.