The meaning of Angama Mara is roughly 'suspended in mid-air' in Swahili and we think this is the perfect description of this amazing lodge. Seemingly floating above the Mara plains, the views are stunning, and exciting wildlife encounters are waiting just minutes from camp!
During your safari at Angama Mara there is a 'no-set-schedule' policy which allows you to create your own plans day by day, searching out whichever wildlife takes your fancy. Game drives, nature walks and poolside relaxation are all on the menu! Known for its big cat sightings Angama Mara is a delight for families and couples alike and you can even enjoy a hot-air balloon excursion during your stay.
This stunning lodge celebrates the vibrancy of Maasai tradition with a modern twist, there is a fitness centre, swimming pool, gallery and art studio.
Angama Mara is an owner-run lodge meaning they have full control over the running of the property as well as the principles that the lodge adheres to. The flexibility offered by the team provides an enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere which has earned the lodge a fantastic reputation across Africa and beyond.
The lodge provides a quality team of knowledgeable, local guides who take pleasure in showing guests the flora and fauna of their area. Enjoy five extraordinary days at Angama Mara, one of Africa's true icons from legendary safari pioneers Steve & Nicky Fitzgerald.
Angama Mara is founded on a basis of responsible tourism ethics and they have resolved to make a "meaningful and sustainable difference to the communities that neighbour the lodge, and the wildlife and land that surround it".
A portion of guest price is donated towards community projects and also conservation efforts in the Mara Triangle. Angama Mara choose to work alongside NGOs that have a proven track record of making a meaningful, significant impact.
The lodge was built to comply with Kenya's national environmental guidelines (NEMA), and the Angama Foundation continuously works towards creating an eco-friendly community. This Angama Foundation has built a clinic to serve the community, three classrooms at a local school as well as teacher's accommodation for another neighbouring school.
The trip value is £8,100 based on the cost of two persons sharing, excluding international flights.
This safari includes internal flights to Angama Private Airstrip, all meals, house drinks, safari activities, park fees and round trip transfers. Valid for travel in 2017 excluding high season.
The price excludes international flights (starts and ends in Nairobi), select drinks, gratuities, personal items and hot air balloon flights. Excludes travel July to October and Christmas.
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