Mkombe's House Lamai

Mkombe's House Lamai



Experience the awe of the Great Migration's river crossings from Mkombe's House, strategically positioned near the Mara River in the heart of the Serengeti.
Indulge in a luxurious home away from home, complete with personalized chef services, as you relax amidst breathtaking views of the Lamai Wedge and the Mara River Valley.
Dive into intimate safari adventures with a private guide and vehicle, tailoring each exploration to your desires, all while staying in a residence inspired by the legendary Tanzanian guide, Mkombe Mniko.

About the Property

Mkombe’s House Lamai, set on the picturesque slopes of a rocky kopje in the Wogakuria Hills of the northern Serengeti, offers an exclusive and intimate bush retreat, perfect for families and groups. Standing as the Serengeti's only private self-contained haven, this luxurious residence not only offers awe-inspiring views of the Lamai Wedge and the Mara River Valley but also provides front-row seats to the iconic Wildebeest Migration river crossings from July to October. Specifically designed with children in mind, the house comfortably accommodates up to four adults and six children, ensuring every member of the family feels at home. Relish in tailored safari adventures, guided nature walks, and delicious meals prepared by a personal in-house chef, all while basking in the ambiance of a home that blends modern comforts with the wild allure of the Tanzanian landscape.


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Food & Drink

At Mkombe’s House Lamai, dining is an exquisite culinary journey tailored to delight every palate. With a dedicated in-house chef, guests are treated to a delightful array of dishes crafted from proudly-local and fresh produce. Whether you're savoring home-baked goods, enjoying breakfasts amidst the African wilderness, or indulging in customized meals suited to your family’s tastes, each dining experience is a memorable one. Moreover, the unique setting of this bush retreat ensures every meal is paired with breathtaking views of the Serengeti, making dining at Mkombe’s House not just about the flavors but also about the immersive ambiance of the wild surroundings.

Getting There



Mkombe’s House Lamai redefines comfort in the wilderness with its thoughtfully designed accommodations. Each room stands as a testament to luxury and intimacy, perfectly blending modern aesthetics with African antiques. The house boasts two main en suite bedrooms that exude warmth and elegance, complemented by adjacent en suite children’s rooms, ensuring a comfortable stay for both adults and children alike. Every bedroom offers unparalleled views of the Lamai Wedge and the Mara River Valley, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the serenity of the Serengeti right from their private sanctuaries. With amenities like cots, high chairs, and car seats for the little ones, Mkombe’s House promises a homely atmosphere, making it a unique haven amidst the vast landscapes of the northern Serengeti.


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