Gorilla Walking Safaris


Sanctuary olonana is a luxury facility located in one of the most famous destinations in Kenya, Masai mara game reserve, the reserve best known for the great wildebeest migration. This is a perfect place to base on while enjoying the great activities in the reserve like the game drives, culture, sun downer, balloon safaris and etc.

Sanctuary Olonana is just near where the action of great migration takes place 40 minutes camp doorstep, located in the private stretch of the Mara River. The Camp is Gold Eco-Rated by Ecotourism Kenya.

This facility’s goal is to identify and sponsor long term, viable and self-sustaining projects that will support their staff and visitors. The projects are collaborative and they work with the local communities to improve of their wellbeing. Sanctuary retreats commits on responsible tourism, they select projects to create long -lasting relationships with the local people in area of their operation.

Besides the Gold Eco-Rated by Ecotourism Kenya where guides have won multiple awards Sanctuary Olonana supports many other community projects which ensure sustainability and conservation, they include safe water for schools initiative, Masai mara conservation programmes and school feeding programmes.

What to see and do in Sanctuary Olanana


The accommodation at sanctuary olonana is a blend well with the surroundings, cerulean blues Conjure the colors of African wildflowers, hand crafted Masai spears on the walls prints inspired by wooden weapons, dine on the deck of the main lodge and overlook the river’s resident hippos. Get a book in the library, experience spa treatments or cool off in the pool.

The camp is composed on 14 suites and they are very spacious, Floor-to-ceiling glass doors fold open to reveal magnificent Mara River views and the interiors have been sensitively and tastefully finished with elegant nature-inspired furnishings; The suites are equipped with king size beds, fans, day bed on the deck, sprawling lower lounge

Geoffrey Kent suite

At Geoffrey Kent suite,at sanctuary olonana visitors can enjoy Two en-suite bedrooms complete with freestanding bathtub, one additional connecting bedroom for children, fully open floor-to-ceiling windows, wrap around private decking area and infinity pool overlooking the river, Private lounge and dining area, exquisite meals freshly-prepared by experienced chef and fully stocked private bar with premium drinks.

Game drives:

Enjoy the drive in Masaia mara one of the famous places for the wildebeest migration. You may enjoy seeing animals like wildebeest, lions, chetahs, elephants, Rhinos, and etc.

Cultural visits:

Enjoy the Masai culture basing on Sanctuary olonana, the Masai are indigenous people of Masai mara and their culture is unique starting from the way the speak, sing, dance, the way they build kraal for their cattle, the way they put on, the way the build homes and etc.

Balloon safaris:

Enjoy seeing most of the Maasai mara attractions from above. This is fun and a unique way of viewing attractions., explore the endless plains from up and much more.

Nature walks:

Masai mara is full of bio diversity and some of them can be explored in a nature walk, views some small animals face to face, different birds, land scape. The walk will be guided.

Bird watching:

The reserve is a birders paradise; many birds can be sighted here. They can be see on a nature walk or on in the game drive.

Sun downers:

Masai mara is spectacular when the sundowner in the evenings, enjoy a sun downer while contemplating on the numerous attractions in the reserve.

Our favourite experiences in the Masai Mara National Park

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Kenya Magical Safari

6 Days Amboseli & Masai Mara Safari

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