Best Places to Stay for the Great Migration

The annual wildebeest Migration is a breathtaking sight to behold where millions of wildebeest and zebra migrate across the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania and the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya.

To help you be in the right place at the right time, we have listed some of the best places to stay to see the Great Migration

Top Places in Masai Mara

Angama Mara Lodge

Angama Mara Lodge is a remarkable safari lodge overlooking Kenya’s Maasai Mara and is considered by many as the best lodges in the reserve.

At Angama, guests will find a lodge where everything is as it ought to be: two intimate camps of just fifteen tented suites each, a private airfield and access to the Mara below, tailor-made safari days and a famously warm Kenyan welcome.

Explore Nature Mara Lodge

Explore Nature Mara Lodge is situated in a timeless, unspoiled setting with fiery sunset views, stretching to distant horizons of the Masai Mara with some of the highest concentrations of wildlife in the world. 

The lodge is sandwitched by two rivers – Sand River and Oloolaimutia river – next to the Masai Mara game reserve. The location of the lodge provides easy access for day and night game drives in the Masai Mara game reserve and the perfect place to stay for the wildebeest Migration.

Spirit of The Masai Mara

Everything about Spirit of the Masai Mara is first class and community is at the heart of everything they do. A truly once in a lifetime experience made even better by staying in such wonderful surroundings rich with culture and natural beauty.

The lodge is located in the exclusive privately owned Siana Conservancy overlooking the Masai Mara Game Reserve and can be access by flight from Wilson Airport to Mara Keekorok Airstrip in the Masai Mara Game Reserve or by road via Nairobi-Narok.

Mara Maisha Camp

Mara Maisha Camp is a luxury tented camp located just 4.5km from Talek Gate of the world famous Maasai Mara National Reserve. It offers fully furnished luxurious units complete with dining & bar facilities.

Dine at the open-terraced restaurant overlooking glorious sunrises and the sunsets. The camp’s chef will pamper you with fine cuisines. 

Olare Mara Kempinski

Standing central to the private wilderness of the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, and enjoying panoramic views across the rolling savannah, the Olare Mara Kempinski Safari Camp has been styled to offer the ultimate in luxury whilst staying true to the traditions of the classic safari.


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