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Alfajiri is renowned as Kenya's most exclusive beach retreat and is wildly lavish, opulent and individual. A complete one off, there is no comparable beach villa experience in East Africa.

Comprising of three completely unique villas which can be booked individually for honeymoons, romantic breaks or family adventures. Each villa includes your own butler and offers unrivalled exclusivity, impressive private swimming pools and stunning sea and beach views.

The Alfajiri experience offers serious wow-factor. The concept here is space, relaxation and privacy. This is the ultimate beach retreat for downtime and pampering or it can be an adventurer's paradise with all the nearby activities of the local area.

Alfajiri opened in 2004 and set a new standard on the Kenya and East Africa coast. The villas have a remarkably relaxed feel with uniquely styled interiors and fabulous one off interior pieces collected from around the globe.

Privately owned and managed by the warm and welcoming Italian team of Fabrizio and Marica you arrive as guests and leave as friends.

The south Kenya coast is beautiful, wild and pristine, Diani is easily accessible for a relaxing break after your safari or indeed as a stand-alone beach experience.

www.alfajirivillas.com

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Angama Mara is a world-renowned owner-operated lodge that is a complete one off in every way. Its iconic location, known for its spectacular 180 degree panoramic views, sits 300m above Kenya’s famous Maasai Mara. The location is also where some of the most memorable scenes from Out of Africa were filmed.

What many guests love about Angama Mara are its bold interiors and its iconic architecture, setting it apart from the other lovely high-end lodges on a top East African itinerary. Here the style is contemporary, drawing from the traditional Maasai colours of red and blue. This stand-alone lodge was designed and created with the owner’s 35 year safari experience.

For anyone wanting world-class year-round game viewing, complimented by an exceptionally lovely lodge Angama Mara delivers this and much more. Here the team are a family, and their warm Kenyan hospitality ensures that you have a very intimate and tailor-made stay.

Angama Mara opened in 2015 and was over 20 years in the planning – the end result can only take one’s breath away.

www.angama.com

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Launched in 1985, Cheli & Peacock Safaris are East Africa’s leading DMC. The core of what they offer is authentic experiences in areas where the focus is all about conservation and supporting local communities.

It is a dynamic business of people who are passionate about creating and delivering the most unique experiences in this diverse part of the world.

The safari industry has changed so much over the years; partnering with Cheli & Peacock Safaris, you benefit from the expertise, experience, resource and passion from a team who have been creating and delivering life changing trips in East Africa for over 35 years.

Importantly, there is complete neutrality; they contract with over 180 of the best properties in East Africa so can offer wildly individual, lavish and very different bucket list experiences.

Cheli & Peacock Safaris are much more than a trusted pair of hands, they are your partners to help you sell unique East African experiences.

www.chelipeacock.com

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Lengishu is a stunning exclusive-use family home on the pioneering Borana Conservancy in Northern Kenya. For incredible “Big 5” game viewing and varied private adventures - Lengishu has it all!

Perched on a ridge with views across the Laikipia plains and deep into the Northern Frontier, Lengishu is made up of a main house, pool house and four separate cottages, creating a private retreat for up to 12 people. All rooms face east over the undulating valley below, offering incredible sunrise views.

A full team of very welcoming and experienced staff are on hand making stays effortless. Guests here have the freedom to choose their own itinerary and are not bound by the constraints of other safari lodges. Activities are in abundance and fully flexible, including private game drives both on land and by air, mountain biking and horse riding through the conservancy, as well as the rare opportunity to help with the conservation efforts by helping to track rhino on foot.

Should guests want to stay at home, the infinity pool overlooking the valley is hard to beat or a game of petanque before a gym session and a massage by the in-house masseuse can help to ease away the stresses of everyday life.

Both Lengishu and Borana Conservancy have sustainability at front of mind - Lengishu is built with locally sourced materials, expertly crafted by local artisans. All the conservation fees paid by Lengishu's guests are invested into the sustainable conservation of land and wildlife notably the endangered black rhino and its habitat. This is something every guest of Lengishu can learn about - how Borana Conservancy supports the conservation of wildlife, empowers the local community and how every stay makes a difference.

Only a short flight from Nairobi, Lengishu and Borana Conservancy lend themselves perfectly to a fully private escape.

www.lengishu.com

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Located in northern Kenya's spectacular Laikipia region, The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille is regarded as one of Kenya's most exclusive safari lodges. This stunning location is at one of the highest points in Laikipia, the 360 degree views literally take your breath away.

Staying here is the perfect start or finish to your Kenya adventures. Ol Lentille offers total privacy and total seclusion and can be either an adventurer's paradise or a relaxing retreat.

Ol Lentille is a spectacular example of a pioneering conservation and community project. The lodge was donated to the local community by its passionate owners John and Gill Elias who continue to manage the property. The idea from the outset was to give back to the community and ensure that tourism benefits the lives of the local community whilst protecting the wildlife.

Ol Lentille offers serious wow factor and opened in 2007 as Laikipia's first lodge with private villas, it is an amazing example of sustainable tourism, community partnership, world class architecture and interior design. The variety of activities in Laikipia are endless making this beautiful part of Kenya an extra special place to visit.

The four private villas are one, two or three bedrooms and are all individually designed and themed offering an incredibly high standard of accommodation with discreet butler service and panoramic views. The property is ideally set up for honeymooners, couples wanting privacy and exclusivity and families wanting luxurious safari experiences with numerous additional activities. It is also perfect for exclusive use accommodating up to 14 adults and six children.

The lodge is located in a private 40,000 acres of pristine hills and valleys and offers excellent sightings of elephant, leopard, wild dog, hyena, cheetah, zebra and greater kudu to name a few. To put this into context this area is over three times the size of Manhattan which you have all to yourselves to privately explore, you will never see another car from start to finish! Ol Lentille is so much more than just game drives - the extra activities available here are what makes your stay so varied, special and culturally enriching.

Laikipia offers a truly exceptional experience and is best combined with the iconic Masai Mara, an easy combination offering two very contrasting and different experiences. For people that have been to the Masai Mara before, Laikipia combined with Samburu is also a spectacular and very different combination.

Privacy, exclusive game viewing, authentic cultural experiences, numerous activities and first class hospitality is offered in abundance.

www.ol-lentille.com

Simon has previously represented these leading luxury African experiences.