Loyk Mara Camp
Loyk Mara Camp is a mid-range accommodation found in Olare Orok Conservancy on the northern side of Masai mara along the banks of the Ntiakitiak river. In other words, the lodge is outside the park. You can be at the lodge either by road transport or air transport. It’s approximately five to six hours drive (260km) from Nairobi to Masai mara national park and 45 minutes flight from Nairobi to Masai mara national park.
Loyk Mara Camp is comprised of 10 luxury tents where 8 luxury tents, 1 honeymoon room and adventure room that reflects local building style with grass-thatched roofs. Tents are well decorated and furnished with private en suite facilities like flushing toilets, hot and cold showers/Bathtubs, mosquito nets, hair driers, and private wooden balconies and sitting areas, you relax while enjoying the spectacular view of masaai mara park, mara river, and surrounding area. Rooms are well equipped with Satellite, TVs, extinguishers and other facilities. Rooms are equipped with comfortable clean beddings. There are fireplaces at the lodge that provides warmth to visitors staying at the lodges. Rooms are in different categories; single, double and triple rooms and rooms cost 300$ per night and above ( note that high season rate is different to low season rate.)
Loyk Mara Camp offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves delicious type of meals both international and traditional meals that meets guests appetite i.e. breakfast, lunch and dinner in the dining room served by well-trained staff, they also serve bush dinners, a well-stocked bar with variety of drinks, local, cocktail, wines, spirits and international beers, you relax and sip the cocktail or monktail while overlooking the spectacular view of the Park and surrounding area, Free parking space available, Laundry services available, wifi available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, Healthy and fitness centers like; Spas, gym, saunas, steam bathe, etc, business centers like conference halls, wedding meetings, honeymoon package, etc. , Excellent and comfortable beddings, Craft shop available at the hotel with more African style gifts like shoes, safari essentials, Recreational areas available at the lodge, like, boating, swimming, hiking, and many others.
Masaai mara park is situated 270km north of Nairobi .it is the largest and most visited park in Kenya occupying the total area of 1,510 km squared. There are many over 1 million tribes in Kenya, Masai are the initial and local group of semi –Nomadic people that settled in Kenya and the northern part of Tanzania. Maasai Mara National park is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. The park contains over a million animals that include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos and 600 species of bird and 60 species of raptors in different colors. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration from Serengeti national park during July, August and October. The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills and is crossed by the Mara and Talek river. There are several accommodations in Masai mara national park budget, mid-range and luxury accommodation which are all friendly and convenient to guests visiting Masaai mara national park. There are different activities to do while in Masaai Mara national park; Game viewing, you spot various animals while migrating from Serengeti, boat cruise at mara river, hot air ballooning, bird watching since the park contains more bird species, nature walks in the park, visiting masaai rive, see wildebeest migration, flying safaris, cultural visit in the masaai homes and many more activities.