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Emboo River has been featured on news channels, in magazines and other media outlets. Click on the below to see the features in more detail.




Written Media




"Regenerative Travel, a benefit corporation and a collection of independent hotels and lodges committed to regenerative hospitality, (announces new) additions to the Regenerative Hotels community"

September 2022



"After a day out on Safari, eating dinner under the stars and spending time afterwards by a roaring camp fire is an experience not to be missed. The stars gleamed brightly"

August 2022

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"Die breiten Reifen hieven das Geländeauto über Felsen. Durch

einen Bach rollt der SUV auf eine Herde Zebras zu. Das alles geschieht völlig lautlos. Wie Raubkatzen auf der Jagd pirschen sich die Safaritouristen mit ihren Kameras an. Möglich macht dies der Elektroantrieb, auf den nun immer"

August 2022


"The carbon-neutral Emboo Camp is one of the pioneers. Situated in a forest on the Talek River, it uses a closed loop system where biogas is created from food waste, man-made lagoons filter water and electricity
is generated from solar panels."


July 2022

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"Proudly carbon-negative, this is the first Maasai Mara camp with al all-electric fleet of safari vehicles"

June 2022

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“Situated within the National Reserve, Emboo River Camp is one sustainable safari lodge that’s ahead of the game."

June 2022

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Every aspect of the carbon-negative safari – right down to your meals – honours the ecosystem.

February 2022

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"partnership with Kenya’s Minister of Tourism ... to make the Maasai Mara carbon neutral"

October 2021

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Nomad Magazine

"the Mara's first Electric Safari vehicles"

September 2021

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"vehicles are running on sunshine"

August 2021

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The Star

"what the future of the safari industry must inevitably look like "

March 2021

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Travel Noire

"Their dedication to environmental conservation is unrivaled in the Maasai Mara."
January 2020

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Nomad's Hot List

"rethinking every aspect of the safari experience"

December 2019


See Africa Today

"Emboo River, Maasai Mara's Eco Lodge"

October 2019

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Nomad Magazine

"A luxurious eco lodge"

August 2019



"The pandemic has called for a more resilient tourism industry and Emboo River Camp is a great example of how lodges can be self-sufficient in the face of a pandemic. The lodge is the first fully carbon-neutral camp in East Africa. The eco-lodge is seen as a pioneer in being able to still have operated at a 100% during the pandemic due to their sustainable and eco-friendly practices.,"
October 2022



"Emboo River is built on a foundation that sets it apart from the rest: It is the first carbon neutral safari camp in the Maasai Mara and Kenya as a whole"

September 2022


"With its new hydroponic vertical garden, Emboo aims to grow 100 per cent of its fresh food very soon."

July 2022

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"Picture a place where the most incredible animals roam freely and safely. Where you can bend down in the heart a wild, untamed landscape and sun yourself by the waters of the Indian Ocean. Well, there is no need to imagine it. This is Kenya."

July 2022

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“From when we are kids, we learn to live around lions and elephants. They are around us,” 

May 2022

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It’s tailor-made for photography enthusiasts and professional photographers alike.

April 2022

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Emboo River & the Embassy of Belgium in Kenya participate in UltraMARAthon to raise funds and awareness on conservation

February 2022

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The Times

"experience is totally different than a normal safari"

September 2021

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" an electric [engine] that eliminates the rumbling noise and, just as importantly, reduces the emission of diesel fumes"

August 2021

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Travel + Leisure

"the only Mara safari camp that has so far gone all-electric with its fleet."

April 2021

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The African Insider

"add to your wander-list for 2021"

December 2020