The first of Alex Walker’s camps, Serian – The Original is a retreat from the modern world within the beautiful wilderness of the exclusive Mara North Conservancy.
Accommodations consist of five marquee-style tents set on beautiful hardwood decking. Each tent is furnished with unique touches in a simple, elegant style meant to add not detract for its beautiful natural setting. The en suite bush bathrooms come with twin vanities, a flush toilet, shower, and an enormous bathtub with a view. There is even a family unit.
Serian occupies 1,500 private acres of exclusive conservation area within the Mara North Conservancy. There are only eleven-member camps within the Mara North Conservancy, a private wilderness within the north-western area of the Maasai Mara ecosystem of Northern Kenya. Bordering on the Maasai Mara National Game Reserve in the South of Kenya, the Conservancy is a non-for-profit company with a strong commitment to protecting the wildlife and the environment. The M.N.C. boasts one of the most populated wildlife areas in the Maasai Mara with large numbers of wild plains game and, most famously, the big cats. In addition to which, the Mara North Conservancy is also home to 95 species of mammals including two million wildebeest, zebra, Thomsons gazelle, and 570 species of birds.