Kenya

Hotels in Kenya

Kenya hotels offer everything from the rugged safari experiences in tents to the most refined villas with swimming pools. No matter what you preferences are, among the wide range of hotels in Kenya you will find the perfect hotel for you. Located near the border of Tanzania, the Cottars 1920's Safari Camp offers you luxurious tents with a decoration inspired in the 1920's style. Take night drive safaris and even walking safaris. If you prefer to stay in a luxurious villa with butlers and cooks then the Alfajiri hotel is the right place for you. With private swimming pools and a pristine beach this is a place that transpire luxury and charm. If you're deciding on a tent experience, andBeyond Kichwa Tembo at the Masai Mara National Reserve offers two tented camps, one vintage-luxe and the other more rustic.

Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club rests in the foothills of Mount Kenya. The refurbished 1950’s-era hunting lodge is one of the best hotels in Kenya. In central Kenya’s Laikipia Plateau—an alternative to Masai Mara—Segera Retreat offers hands-on wildlife experience with helping to monitor animal populations, plus expert-led game drives and eight thatched-roof villas with contemporary interiors. Mara Toto offers all-inclusive and sustainable luxury in Masai Mara Reserve with five canvas tents with Persian rugs, glass chandeliers, and en suite bathrooms.

Hillside domed huts modeled after a Masai village look onto a migratory path for elephants and giraffes.  

Book one of the 18 deluxe tents, just outside Tarangire National Park, to see the vast herds of elephants and the huge baobab trees.

With a silent partner like Paul Allen (yes, that Paul Allen) backing Olarro, it’s no wonder this hillside lodge overlooking the Masai Mara is becoming Kenya’s next high-profile hideaway.

An 18th-century residence with eight fan-cooled guest rooms, an inner courtyard, and a rooftop terrace where authentic Swahili dinners are served by lantern light.

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A collection of 39 tents set on a 90,000-acre private reserve; the lodge has the largest rhino-breeding colony in East Africa. 

Room to Book: Ground-level Nos. 1-20, for their proximity to the watering hole

Doubles from $575, including meals.

Nairobi-based fashion designer Anna Trzebinski is also dabbling in the world of hotels, opening the tented Lemarti’s Camp near Kenya’s Laikipia Plateau in 2007.

A new 25-room resort of coral stone and hand-carved timber with two pools, two bars, a restaurant, and a trove of traditional East African and contemporary art.

Privacy is guaranteed at these 17 tents around a watering hole: the property is accessed by a hand-pulled river ferry. 

Room to Book: Tent 17, at the head of the water hole, for up-close animal encounters


50 tents on the Mara River (a prime hippo-viewing spot), with a slew of activities, including traditional African dinners served in a boma.