News – Cottars


What we've been up to lately.


It’s raining, it’s pouring.

After having a very dry year last year we are delighted that the rain is finally falling. We’ve never seen the Masai Mara so...

Martial Eagle Mania

We are lucky enough to have Stratton Hatfield and Shiv Kipila stop by the camp every now and then to update us on their...

Girl Guide is a Go

Lucy Nabiki Takona was born in April 1991 in a village called Naroosura in Maasai Mara. Her childhood was that of a typical Maasai lady...

The Migration is in full swing!

The Migration came early this year and we’ve been having some fantastic sightings. Douglas and Wilson both sent in some fantastic videos and photos...

You, me and everyone else.

Cottar’s is a fifth generation run family safari service, we value family tremendously. We accept kids of all ages and children aged 0-5 yrs...

What do you look for in a tented camp?

Any ideas? Most people connect it with that ‘Out of Africa’ feeling or a night under canvas. At Cottar’s 1920s safari camp we pride...