Sanctuary Olonana

Olonana Tented Camp was the first of Sanctuary's luxury safari properties and has recently undergone extensive refurbishment to update it to the highest standards. Situated in the Masai Mara, Kenya's most famous game reserve, Olonana overlooks the yearly migration of Wildebeest which you can enjoy from the property. Olonana has won a Gold Award from Ecotourism Kenya due to its sustainability and various eco projects.


Masai Mara, Kenya


  • On the banks of the Mara River
  • Conservation and community projects
  • Spacious tents
  • Family friendly

Our Thoughts

In a peaceful setting on the banks of the Mara River, Sanctuary Olonana has superb staff and guides and award winning conservation projects. Families will love the spacious tents and kids activities.

Sanctuary Olonana

  • Spa


If you're heading out on an early game drive you may want to have a picnic breakfast somewhere along the way, although at Olonana it will be the most luxurious picnic possible. You can also choose to have dinner in the bush under the African stars, and of course any safari wouldn't be complete without sundowners - enjoy drinks overlooking the plains of the Masai Mara as the sun sets. 

The camp features fourteen spacious and tastefully appointed tents with en-suite bathrooms and river view verandas where guests can relax and watch the resident hippos wallowing.

The below are included in your stay:

  • Game drives
  • Cultural visits to a Maasai Village
  • Nature walks
  • Visits to local schools
  • Spa

The below can be arranged at an extra cost:

  • Hot air balloon safaris
  • Fishing on Lake Victoria
  • Flying excursions in a vintage bi-plane

Olonana is very child-friendly - it has family tents with two double beds, specially organised childrens activities such as the nature trail, special game drives and visits to a nearby Maasai village.

Baby-sitting facilities are available, as are child-friendly menus. Children between the ages of 5-11 are permitted to go on game drives, children under 5 have to be given permission by the lodge manager. Children below the age of 15 are required to share a room with an adult. 

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