It is no surprise that activities center around the three daily game drives. Specially adapted vehicles whisk adventurers across the plains and along the riverbanks in pursuit of the legendary African wildlife. Ninety-five species of mammals live in the Masai Mara including lions, leopards, buffaloes, elephants, and rhinos as well as 550 species of birds. The Reserve also boasts a plentiful array of monitor lizards, baboons, vervets, blue and red-tailed monkeys, nocturnal bush babies, and tree hyrax. Guided nature walks take a detailed look at the flora and fauna here. Other activities include hot air balloon safaris, sundowners, and breakfast next to the hippo pool.
There are plenty of delicious dining opportunities including buffet breakfasts and lunches. There are three theme nights to look forward to: pasta, Mongolian, and Kenyan. Also on offer is a selection of local musicians, live bands, or local traditional dancers. The lodge has an extensive wine list. The Maisha Safari Spa and Gym has wide menu of relaxing spa treatments. The refreshing pool and sundeck are ideal for a relaxing afternoon. Other hotel extras include a gift shop, business center, babysitting, family rooms, children’s menus, and free Wi-Fi.