Nimali Mara

Unfiltered sense of time & space

A hidden oasis in a remote location that ensures guests a peaceful and nurturing place of solitude and endless opportunities to unwind and experience Tanzania’s wildlife up close. This boutique and intimate tented camp offers a sense of sophisticated elegance and is beautifully designed with contemporary, and organic decor.

The lounge and dining offer spectacular views of the Serengeti plains and the amazing wildebeest migration. An infinity pool is set within a rocky natural cave overlooking the endless plains, where resident wildlife frequently pass by.

Experience the magic of the bush and marvel at the unspoilt wilderness that surrounds it. With its seamless combinations of safari opulence, in and outdoor connections with nature, this boutique and intimate tented camp offers unfiltered sense of time and space.

Fact Sheet


Each suite is purposefully placed to capture the best views of the plains. From the uncluttered beauty of the interior spaces, to the glass wall overlooking the vivid landscape and captivating wildlife, this is a meticulously designed haven that encourages stillness and serenity.

Every suite has a private deck with a swing bed & a beautiful large copper bath tub, with a window that opens out into the plains bringing a level of closeness to nature that heightens the sights, sounds and smells of the bush.

We ensure our guests are offered an alluring escape from the world and a tranquil retreat in the heart of the African savannah.


Location & Access

Set in the more remote area of Kogatende, in the northern sector of the Serengeti National Park, Nimali Mara is located about 30 minutes from the Mara River. The Serengeti National Park derives its name from the Maasai word “Siringet” which means ‘a vast land that runs forever, where endless plains meet the sky’. The park is absolutely huge and is divided into four distinct areas. The Northern area of Lobo and Kogatende meet up with Kenya’s Maasai Mara reserve and are well known for the spectacular crossings of the Mara river. The Serengeti guarantees an exceptional safari experience.

The nearest international airport is Kilimanjaro International Airport. Guests can fly to Kogatende airstrip via a private charter or scheduled flight from Arusha airport. The camp is a 35 minute game drive from the airstrip.