Mara serena safari lodge

Mara serena safari lodge

Mara Serena safari  lodge is a luxury accommodation facility situated in mara triangle in Masai mara national reserve, the lodge is situated in rolling landscape of acacia specked grasslands.  Mara Serena safari lodge was built and designed in a traditional Masai manyattas style. The lodge is located in a drive of 5-6 hours from Nairobi and 2 kilometers from Mara Serena airstrip.


Accommodation at Mara Serena lodge were established in the plains of masai mara national reserve with breathtaking landscape and views of mara river, these facilities’ structure was inspired by the traditional masai manyattas. Accommodation at Mara Serena lodge features Masai inspired heritage with Masai inspired design motifs, bush shaped room and offers uninterrupted views of Masai river. The lodge offers 74 guest rooms available for occupancy by tourists and they are offered in form of lodge room and mara suite


Lodge room

Lodge rooms at Mara Serena lodge are beautiful comfortable rooms, these rooms features a private balcony with spectacular views of mara, these rooms features large bed with African print bed sheets and woolen carpets on the floor. The room consists of an en-suite bathroom equipped with modern and African pieces

                In-Room amenities include

  • Complimentary wireless Internet
  • Coffee/tea station
  • Complimentary mineral water and toiletries
  • Valet, laundry and shoe-shine
  • Ceiling fan
  • Mosquito netting

Mara suite

Mara suite is a very large spacious facility equal to a presidential, honey moon or VIP room with spectacular views of Lake Mara, the suite features two private balconies, a master bedroom with a king bed and an en-suite bathroom equipped with modern and African décor.

In room amenities in mara suite include

  • Spacious master bedroom (en-suite) with King bed
  • Spacious bathroom with tub and shower
  • Spacious sitting room
  • Fully stocked mini-bar
  • Two private balconies
  • Satellite TV and video Dedicated room steward
  • Complimentary wireless Internet
  • Coffee/tea station with equipments
  • Premium bath amenities
  • Ceiling fan
  • Mosquito netting


Services and facilities offered at Mara Serena lodge


Food is everything no matter where you are, at mara Serena lodge it is not just food but it is art and adventure. Mara Serena lodge’s restaurant serves delicious dishes which are professionally prepared by experienced chefs, meals at the lodge are served at different locations upon your request and preference that is

 Main restaurant

 Mara Serena lodge’s main restaurant is a state of art restaurant designed in both modern and African decor offering captivating dining experience as it overlooks the spectacular masai plains and mara river. The main restaurant features traditional Masai motifs and while at the restaurant you can chose to either sit inside or outside, also an exterior siting around a campfire at night is offered. Mara Serena lodge’s main restaurant serves buffet style breakfast and lunch with a wide range of local and international cuisines, breakfast at the restaurant is served in both English and European breakfast style. Lunch menu at the restaurant include meat, poultry, fish and vegetable dishes and other preferences ca be made according to your diet.

Mara Serena lodge’s restaurant offers 3 special themed nights that is

  • Nyama Choma night for traditionally smoked meat
  • Sukuma night where local kale cooked with tomatoes, onions, garlic and coriander is served

Bush dinner

Bush dinner at mara Serena safari lodge is an amazing retreat offering you an opportunity to watch the sky filled with a ray of color band as the sun sets, depending on your choice bush dinner is set at hippo pool, in the savannah plains and on panoramic hill. A wide range of menu is served according to your request and desire, dishes served include fresh soups, salads, desserts, meat, poultry, vegetables and many more which are prepared by professional chefs at the lodge’s kitchen.

Hippo pool breakfast

Hippo pool breakfast is an adventurous served in the wilderness at the hippo’s pool at the banks of Mara River, hippo pool breakfast requires to leave your room early in the morning and drive to mara river banks. On your drive you will see animals like herds of elephant, lions and many more, upon reaching the place you will be welcomed by a traditionally clad Masai warrior and a glass of chilled sparkling wine or fresh juice. The table is set beneath trees and is filled with fruits, patisserie, cereals, bacon, eggs, sausages and chicken with a line of chefs to help you prepare them per your liking.

All wilderness dining sites at mara Serena safari lodge features 24 hours’ security and bathroom facilities.


Mara Serena safari lodge offers two bars situated at different locations, one bar a situated near restaurant serving both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

Sundowner bar

Sundowner at Mara Serena safari lodge is offered at sundowner site that is at the sundowner bar at sunset. Sunset bar features a hot canapé-counter, safari lanterns, Masai warrior, a guitarist and bathroom facilities, watching the sun set is a great opportunity for  taking perfect pictures as the sky turns to golden with rays of yellow in between while sipping on your drink. At this bar both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are served.

Swimming pool and sundeck

Mara Serena safari lodge has a very spacious beautiful swimming pool with spectacular views of the surrounding, the pool is perfect for resting after a safari.

Maisha Safari Spa and Gym and extensive range of safari spa treatments

Mara Serena safari lodge offers a spa offering dedicated treatment to the clients, the spa also offers a blend of aromatherapy oils with a distinctive fragrance of the savannah at sun rise and sunset. The lodge also has a gym for all your fitness needs

Gift shop  

Mara Serena safari lodge has a gift shop which sells hand-made crafts of Masai heritage bought as souvenir by the lodge’s visitors.

Business centre and conference

For tourists who wish to do business while on a safari, the lodge offers a business centre where you can do business calls and also has printing machines and conference seats. Mara Serena safari lodge offers conference centers offered in different dimensions with different sitting capacity that is

  • theatre for 60 people
  • classroom for 36
  • cabaret
  • board room for 25 people
  • u-shape for 35 people
  • hollow square for 24 people

Satellite TV in communal areas

Mara Serena safari lodge offers satellite television sets for watching in communal areas

Free Wi-Fi

The lodge offers free Wi-Fi access to all its visitors

24-hour on-call medical services

For healthy purposes the lodge has an available medical services to all the visitors just a call away.

Baby-sitting, family rooms, children’s dining

Mara Serena safari lodge offers baby-sitting services, family rooms and children dinning to visitors with tourists.

Mara Serena safari lodge should be your number choice of accommodation while on your safari in Masai mara national reserve as it offers tailored made services and facilities to fit your preference and desire.

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