Rekero camp dining deck overlooking the Talek River in the Masai MaraRekero camp dining deck overlooking the Talek River in the Masai Mara

Rekero Camp

From: $645.00

Rekero offers a spectacular location from which to watch the Great Migration as the wildebeest thunder across the river. The elegant tents form a tranquil oasis perched strategically above the Talek River. At Rekero you’re assured  of an incomparable safari experience.


Rekero Camp

Masai Mara National Reserve

Situated 150 metres away from a crossing point Rekero Camp is the perfect place to view the Great  migration.The camp evokes the charm of African safaris with nine romantic tents and spectacular views of the surrounding game-filled plains.

The surrounding plains are famed for spectacular year-round game viewing. This includes impressive numbers of lion, elephant, giraffe, cheetah, leopard, serval, and buffalo, zebra, and wildebeest. Wildlife activity reaches a peak during the July to October migration.

Communal camp areas include a spacious lounge tent and a mess tent furnished with a large communal dining table and chairs. Outside, there’s an expansive decked area for alfresco dining and a tranquil campfire by the riverbank. Rekero runs on a combination of solar and generator power, with battery charging facilities available in main areas.

Activities include morning and evening game drives, horse riding excursions, and open air bush breakfasts and picnics. Cultural visits provide a great opportunity to meet the inhabitants of local villages and learn about traditional Masai life. Hot air balloon flights can also be arranged, subject to additional cost. Rekero’s location in a prime wildlife area means regular game viewing from the comfort of the camp.

Safari Tents

The accommodation comprises nine stylish canvas safari tents flanked by trees along the river bank. Simply and elegantly furnished each tent has a king or twin beds and an en-suite bathroom with washbasin. Outside is a spacious private veranda with lovely river views. A day bed for relaxing and observing the passing wildlife sits on your deck. A complimentary laundry service is provided.

Children aged five years and above are warmly welcome at Rekero. Families with younger children may be accommodated, but this is at the sole discretion of the management. The camp offers two family tents, each sleeping up to five guests in two bedrooms.

Read our Country Information for advice on travel to Kenya.

For further reading on the Masai Mara National Reserve read the UNESCO report that details the Great East African Rift Valley as well.

Explore Encounter Mara Camp or Naboisho in the Naboisho Conservancy where you will find incredibly high lion densities. Governors’ Camp is another stunning location.

If you’re on a budget then explore Entim Mara Camp. For guaranteed privacy and luxury Segera Retreat is your best choice.

How to Get There

Fly In

Fly into Nairobi with Ethiopian, South African Airways, Air Namibia or Kenya Airways. You will be met and transferred to Wilson Airport for your light aircraft that will fly you to Ol Kiombo airstrip.

From here its a 20 minute game drive to the camp.

For flight bookings and assistance at Nairobi please contact us, we’ll ensure your holiday is smooth and worry free.

Includes / Excludes


  • Full board accommodation
  • All house drinks (except premium wines and champagne)
  • Game drives
  • Transfers to/from Ol Kiombo Airstrip and to/from Rekero
  • Laundry service


  • Park fees
  • Cultural visits (US$30 per person)
  • Balloon safaris
  • Transfers other than to/from nearest airstrip
  • Flying doctors/medical evacuation insurance
  • Flights & airport taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Additional lunch (picnic or in house) $25 per person


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