Kenya safari lodges & camps
Karen Blixen Camp is an eco-friendly luxury camp that gives a sense of the exiting explorer days when the savannah was seldom visited and elaborate and comfortable camps were set up providing a luxurious and stylish retreat after each day’s adventure Karen Blixen Camp is committed to responsible tourism. They conduct their business in a manner that benefits the environment, the people working at the camp and the neighboring community. The aim is to minimize our impact on the fragile environment and use the latest green technologies. Solar panels provide all power used at camp, solar heats up water for outdoor showers and a sewage system handles all wastewater produced.
The camp is a founding member camp of the Mara North Conservancy and protects 30,000 Ha of the beautiful Masai Mara Ecosystem. Karen Blixen Hospitality School opened in early Jan 2012. Our Cooking School offers professional and affordable education for the Maasai youth who will learn the principles of the classical and modern cuisine. The Forestry School opens in Aug 2012 providing vocational training for youth focusing on growing indigenous trees for the restoration of the Masai Mara. IT and language courses are offered to all our staff and local community. The aim is to create jobs, skills and better conservation.