• Mkombes House, Lamai, Tanzania

About Mkombe’s House Lamai, Serengeti National Park

About Mkombe’s House Lamai, Serengeti National Park

Mkombe’s House is the first private house to be located within the incredible Serengeti National Park. The house is fully self-contained and has space to cater for ten guests; the interior is decorated to a beautiful standard and was designed by Joanna Cooke who also designed the Lamai Serengeti.

Spend your days here exploring the Serengeti Plains by day and returning to your private home at night with your own in-house chef, and relaxing by your swimming pool and jumping in the plunge pool. 

Lodge Details


An entirely private house with a fresh and contemporary feel.


Built around the rocks of Kogakurla Kopje within the Northern Serengeti.

Accommodation & Facilities

The house has room for ten guests; four adults and six children. There are two en-suite bedrooms, each with a nearby secure and en-suite children’s room. There is no age limit at Mkombe’s House so younger children are always catered for as cots are available during your stay here.


At the beginning of each day you will discuss what you and your fellow travellers would like to eat. This ensures that you have the flexibility to amend the meal plans to specific dietary needs including those of children.


The main focus during your stay at Mkombe’s House is exploring your stunning surroundings on game drives where you will spot the incredible local flora and fauna of the Serengeti. It is also possible for you to embark upon guided walking safaris to give you a different view of the Serengeti and see some of the smaller creatures living here.

Child Policy

There is no minimum age to stay at Mkombe’s House so it is the ideal stay for families. There are cots, high-chairs and car-seats available, although it should be noted that there is a minimum age of 12 on the walking safaris.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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