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The award-winning Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp and private Bush Villa are located in the famous ‘seventh’ natural wonder of the world, the Maasai Mara in Kenya. Offering a bespoke safari experience, it’s owned and managed by the oldest established and continuing safari family in Africa.

The Cottar family provide genuinely stunning wildlife and wilderness experiences, engaging in the original spirit and essence of ‘safari’: an abundance of wildlife, a guarantee of privacy, and the highest standards of professional guiding, in a luxurious and authentic safari environment.

Cottar’s 1920s Camp

Vintage luxury at its best, the award-winning Cottar’s 1920s Safari Camp has its own 7608 acre private conservancy and is situated one kilometre from the famous ‘seventh’ natural wonder of the world, the Maasai Mara in Kenya and the Tanzania Serengeti game reserve.

Cottar’s Bush Villa

Elegant and unforgettable, the only real luxury private villa in the Maasai Mara, Kenya. Cottar’s Bush Villa recently won the World Travel Award for Africa’s Leading Luxury Private Villa 2016 and is Global Eco-sphere Retreat accredited.

Cottar’s Fly Camp

Fly Camp has been designed for those that want to get back to being at one with nature within a more simple but ample tented, exclusive mobile camp – as it was done in the early 1900s.

Cottar’s Experiences

The Cottar family provide genuinely stunning wildlife and wilderness experiences, engaging in the original spirit and essence of ‘safari’: an abundance of wildlife, a guarantee of privacy, and the highest standards of professional guiding, in a luxurious and authentic safari environment.

Winners of

Africa’s Leading Luxury Private Villa 2016 ~ World Travel Awards 2016  |  Fodors Travel Awards ~ ‘Trip of a lifetime’ category  |  Best Guide ~ Harper’s Bazaar

101 Best Hotels ~ Tatler Travel Guide  |  The 50 Best Camp Sites ~ The Independent