Julia’s River Camp Rooms

Classic Tent

Each Classic Tent in the Hippo Camp is pitched on its own wooden platform with private verandah overlooking the Talek River. Measuring 21m2, the classic tent, also Julia’s River Camp most economic option, is comfortably furnished with twin beds dressed in the finest Indian cotton, warm duvet and Masai blanket, carpeted flooring, locally made wooden furniture, solar panel lighting and sewn-in mosquito nets. A small safety box is built into each single bed which guests can use to store small valuable items and secure with their own padlock.   The private en-suite bathroom includes a regular flushing WC and closed shower area with hot running water 24 hours a day.

Meals are served in the Hippo Mess Tent, shared with 11 other tents.

Superior tents

Julia’s River Camp 12 Classic Superior tents (25m2) are located in Julia’s River Camp Buffalo Camp. Each tent has sewn-in mosquito nets, comfortable beds with fine cotton sheets and duvets, bedside tables, solar powered lighting and private en-suite bathroom with hot running water 24h/day and regular flushing toilet. Furthermore, the Classic Superior tents have a 90% exterior shade netting roof, for a cooler tent and have a larger bathroom and bedroom, offering the best combination of price and comfort. Two small safety boxes which can be secured with the guests’ own padlock are available for storing small valuable items. Views of the river Talek can be enjoyed from the private elevated wooden verandah. Please note: this tent can host up to a maximum of 3 guests. However, we also offer a Classic Superior Family Tent, available upon request and subject to availability. Maximum 4 guests (or 4 plus 1 infant)

Meals are served in the Hippo Mess Tent, shared with 11 other tents.

VIP Tents

Julia’s River Camp VIP camp is located in a secluded wood on the banks of the river Talek and is the ideal setting for honeymooners and private groups. Each spacious tent, measuring 27m2, sits on its own elevated wooden platform offering privileged views of the relaxing surroundings. Twin beds dressed in fine Indian cotton sheets, warm duvet and Masai blankets are standard, with doubles available upon request. All tents include sewn-in mosquito nets, wooden bedside tables and coat rack, solar powered lighting, luggage racks, and private en-suite bathroom with hot running water 24 h/ day and regular flushing toilet.

All guests who choose to stay in one of Julia’s River Camp four VIP tents can enjoy an all inclusive meal package, which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, tea, coffee and mineral water. They can also enjoy exclusive use of the VIP mess tent and outdoor communal areas, shared with only 3 other VIP tents, making intimacy and relaxation a key part of the guests’ experience. Please note: this tent can host up to a maximum of 3 guests. However, we also offer a Classic Superior Family Tent, available upon request and subject to availability. Maximum 4 guests (or 4 plus 1 infant)