Rekero Camp

Rekero Camp is a permanent tented camp located on the banks of the Talek River in the heart of the Masai Mara National Reserve.

Rekero Camp has an excellent location overlooking the Talek River not far from prime migration crossing points along the larger Mara River. The camp is very established, having been a well-known independent camp prior to joining the Asilia Africa portfolio, and offers a sophisticated bush experience. The tents are very comfortable, and food and service are good, yet the camp retains an authentic feel with game often wandering through camp, and your reason to choose the camp is primarily based on location, being in the heart of the migration action. One drawback of its location in the National Reserve are the number of other tourist vehicles you will encounter, especially at major sightings including migration ‘crossings’, but the excellent Rekero guides are adept at managing this as far as possible.


The camp accommodates up to 25 guests in nine traditional, walk-in tents, each comfortably furnished and having an en suite flush toilet, double vanity and plumbed shower. Two of the tents…


The Masai Mara, perhaps the world’s most famous wildlife area, lies at an elevation of around 5,500 feet and is one of the few areas left in Africa where animals can be seen in the large numbers that…


Rekero Camp accepts children from five years of age and the family units are perfect for those travelling with children who all want to be in the same tent. With exciting game viewing and great value…

Conservation & community

Staying at any of Asilia’s properties, owners of Encounter Mara Camp, sees guests automatically contributing to community and conservation projects through their park fees and a $5 per person conservation…

Location Masai Mara Reserve
Access Scheduled or charter flight into Ol Kiombo Airstrip (20 minute drive to camp)
Open June to April
Pricing £££££
Camp Style Tented Camp
Focus Big game / Migration
Children 5 years +
Activities Game drives / Hot air ballooning / Culture and conservation activities
Vehicles Open
Maximum Guests on Vehicle 6
Private Vehicle Options Yes
Off-road Driving No
Number of Rooms 9 tents (including 2 family suites)
Family Accommodation 2 two bedroom family units
Bathroom Flush toilet / Plumbed basin / Plumbed shower
Power for charging In room
Lighting Solar
Hairdryer Not possible
Heating/Cooling No
Room Safe No (deposit box in manager’s office)
Laundry Service Complimentary
Communication in room Radio / Air horn
Wi-Fi Throughout
Mobile Reception Yes
Swimming No
Wellness No
Dining Style Communal / Private on request
Drinks Included House drinks
Credit Cards Visa and Mastercard