Julia’s River Camp : Julia’s River Camp is an excellent safari camp is found within the world famous Masai Mara Nature Reserve and it is hidden on a sleepy bend of the Talek River, in the midst of the Masai Mara’s beautiful savannah. This tented camp is a perfect place to start your safari because it offers spectacular location to watch abundance of wildlife like lions, buffalos, wildebeest, elephants and even leopards can be seen regularly come to drink water.
All tents are pitched along the banks of the Talek, only a few feet from the river and lies on their own elevated wooden platform -offering a gainful view of the nature.
Julia’s River Camp comprises a total of 28 tents and 3 separate camps to choose from; Hippo Camp, Buffalo Camp and VIP Camp; Each with its own perfect characteristics and charm. The camp offers full board or game package which includes 2 daily game drives which is adapted 4×4 land cruiser and enjoy the best safari experience in Kenya.
Julia’s River Camp -Room Type
The camp is categorized of Classic, VIP, Classic Superior tent.
Julia’s River Camp Facilities and Amenities
They have private verandah where you can enjoy the scenery around.
The tents are located in different sections of the camp and features with a comfortable seating area, solar powered lighting and en-suite bathroom with hot running water 24 hours a day. Clean towels are provided.
Visitors can enjoy the on-site restaurant with perfect diet menus available on request. The camp also offers packed lunches.
The lodge has got 3 different communal mess tents where guests can relax and enjoy a drink at the end of a long day’s safari.
They offer Airport shuttle to their guest.
They have free parking and free Wi-Fi
They have comfortable family rooms and room services.
They have spacious restaurant that serves delicious meals.
The camps offer private bathroom, with shower, toilet paper and clean towels.
They have a well-organized living area.
They offer kid friendly buffet and special diet menus ‘’on request’’
- The camp offers outdoor fireplace and furniture
- They offer outdoor dining area and picnic area.
- The camp has beautiful terrace and garden where you can sit in your free time while on visit to Masai Mara.
- They have luggage storage
- The camp express check in /check out
- They offer concierge service and invoice provided
- Rooms are designed with drying rack for clothing
- They offer indoor play area for family and individual entertainment.
- Children of all age are welcome.
- Children aged 16 years and above are considered adult at this property.
Activities to do in Julia’s River Camp
Game drive is the major done activity in Masai Mara National Reserve. While on game drive expect to adventure animals like Oribis, Hyenas, Giraffes, Hippos, Hartebeest, Zebras, Antelopes, Crocodiles among others.
You can enjoy migration events which happens between July and Octobers millions of animals assemble to the reserve as they cross the Mara River from Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, they cross looking for new fresh pastures and water.
Guided Nature walk
This activity can be done by the game ranger who leads you through walking trails where you can enjoy close view of animals like Giraffes, elephants, antelopes, buffaloes among others.
The reserve is home to variety of bird species and some of birds to see includes Ostrich, Long tailed Cormorant, Little Bittern, Cattle egret, Rufous- billed Heron, Great Egret, Grey heron, Hamer kop, Marabous stork, Yellow-billed stork ,Hadeda Ibis ,Egyptian vulture ,Tawny Eagle ,Kori bustard , Secretary bird mentioned few .Other activities to do include Culture tour ‘’Masai people ,Hot Air balloon ,Horseback riding safaris among others.