Situated deep in the great expanse that is the Maasai Mara National Reserve, Keekorok Lodge embodies the heart of Kenya and the African safari experience. This 80-acre property—a Preferred Boutique property, part of the Preferred Hotel Group—originally built in 1962, resides on an ideal plot of land surrounded by permanent springs and rolling grasslands, directly on the path of animal migrations. With a name meaning abundance in the local language, the prevalence of wildlife at Keekorok Lodge is indisputably great, making every moment an opportunity to witness nature's spectacular show. Just under 100 rooms and suites provide enchanting accommodations to guests, featuring private verandas, en-suite bathrooms, and contemporary linens and furnishings to make you feel welcome. A gleaming swimming pool and sun loungers summon lazy afternoons outdoors, while the lodge's own Eseriani Spa offers indulgent massages and a full menu of facial and body treatments. With a gracious staff whose priority is ensuring your comfort, Keekorok Lodge will be an exotic experience, yet feel like a home.
Savor delectable meals at Keekorok Lodge's restaurant and bar, where chef-created menus incorporate tropical fruits, locally sourced meats, and plentiful desserts. A diverse selection of foods is available to suit every palate, and should you want something in between meals, you can reach for a Kenyan beer or local coffee. Hippo Bar is a perfect place to socialize and relax, all while watching the giant hippopotamuses in their own environment. An authentic bush dinner experience is also a must-do at Keekorok Lodge, where you can dine out on the Elephant Deck and feel one with your environment. When it comes to the real adventure, Keekorok Lodge has the best of the best. For a thrilling excursion, take a hot air balloon safari, leaving at sunrise and floating over the Maasi Mara as the earth comes alive underneath you. Daily game drives in 4x4 Land Cruisers will have you up close with the renowned wildlife, including lions, elephant, zebras and more. Trust the experience and superior service of Keekorok Lodge to make your trip to Africa the safari journey of a lifetime.