El Karama Lodge is an intimate, owner-operated, award-winning lodge and safari adventure experience located on a private wildlife conservancy in the foothills of Mount Kenya. This very private lodge is located in the foothills of Mount Kenya, in the heart of one of Kenya’s most beautiful wildlife conservancies. With 14,000 acres of private land and views of over 200,000 acres, El Karama is one of Laikipia’s most magical habitats.
Home to several endemic and endangered species including the Grevy Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Hippo, Greater Kudu, Aardwolf, Aardvark, African Hunting Dogs to name but some of the wildlife found here. The landscapes are diverse, incredibly beautiful and the safari experience unforgettable. Their team of guides are as curious about the trees, birds, plants and insects as they are about the bigger creatures and will make sure you have the time to absorb and connect completely on foot, in vehicles and even on horseback.
Offering tailor-made experiences for families and small private groups who want to immerse in a truly wild and private natural world, connecting meaningfully with local cultures and ancient landscapes through remote, authentic and exclusive experiences, that include mobile walking, fly-camping, horse riding, helicopter safaris and conservation activities.