Speke’s camp is a mid- range accommodation found on the edge of the famous Masaai Mara National reserve in Kenya just one kilometer from the entrance of the park surrounded by fabulous indigenous woodland /trees overlooking the olare orok River . The camp is between Mara North Conservancy and olare orok conservancy. . You can be at the Resort by road or air transport taking approximately 5-6 hours (250km) drive from Nairobi city center to Masaai mara national park and an hour to fly from Nairobi to the close Musaira airstrip then 20 minutes’ drive to be transferred to the camp.
Speke’s camp consists of 10 comfortable and spacious tents including the 2 family rooms with the view of the vast plains and wilderness. The tents offers the combination of twin, doubles on a sharing basis, individual beds (single) and family rooming options. Each tent reflects traditional safari style well elevated, decorated and furnished with en-suite facilities of clean private flush toilets, bathroom with hot and cold showers, chairs, mosquito nets, hand wash basin, Deck chair, Wooden Tables, and Free bottled water in the rooms, free toiletries and many others.
Each tent has sitting areas, verandas with vanity deck that give great views over the wilderness and surrounding areas. There are cracking fireplaces with comfortable chairs where guests relax and share more experience about the safaris not only that it also provides warmth to visitors during cold nights. They cost 150$ per night and above, during high season rate is always high than in low season rated
Speke’s camp offers more services and facilities which include;
A dining areas that serves different cuisines both international ( vegetarians and non- vegetarians) and Kenyan cuisine that meets guests choice . They offer buffet breakfast served from 6am to 9am, picnic lunch and dining areas that serves both in and outdoor diners served by a well- trained friendly and organized staff that ensures comfort and safety, they also serve bush diners overlooking the star or enjoying the morning sunrises especially in the morning.
A well -stocked bar with of refreshments both, local, cocktail, wines, spirits and international beers, you relax and sip the cocktail while overlooking the stunning breathtaking views of the wilderness and surrounding area.
Services include; Airport pick up and drop-offs offered, ample parking space solar energy with a back -up generator available, laundry and house- keeping services
Activities do while at the camp include; Game species viewing that will give a chance to spot wide range of animals, Hot air ballooning safaris, nature walks, Bird watching /birding since the park has different bird species and many others
Masaai mara national park is among the largest and most visited park in Kenya know of its incredible density and variety of animals . it is situated 270km north of Nairobi in Kenya occupying the total area of 1,510 km squared . There are many over 1 million tribes in Kenya, Masaai are initial and local group of semi –Nomadic people that settled in Kenya and the northern part of Tanzania. Maasai Mara National park is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. The park contains over a million of animals that include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos and 600 species of bird and 60 species of raptors in different colors. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration from Serengeti national park during July, August and October .
The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek river. There are several accommodations in Masaai mara national park; budget , mid range and luxury accommodation which are all friendly and convenient to guests visiting Masaai mara national park. There are different activities to do while in Masaai Mara national park; Game viewing ,you spot various animals while migrating from Serengeti , boat cruise at mara river, hot air ballooning riding, bird watching since the park contains more bird species, nature walks in the park, ,visiting masaai river, see wildebeest migration, flying safaris, cultural visits in the masaai homes and many others.