Awards & Press


Silver-Level Rating with Sustainable Travel International

We are so proud to announce that, after over a year of application process, we have been accredited with an International STEP certification by Sustainable Travel International. Not only have we received this prestigious recognition, but were given an unprecedented direct promotion past Bronze and straight to Silver level. Altogether five of Elewana’s Kenyan properties have been internationally recognized for their excellent standards of responsible tourism.

Gold Eco-rating Certification – Ecotourism Kenya, 2013/14/15

Elephant Pepper Camp has been awarded the impressive GOLD-level Eco-rating Certificate by Ecotourism Kenya in recognition of its outstanding level of environmental responsibility and its dedication to the support and integration of local communities.

Eco-Warrior Award as Best Tented Camp in Kenya! Ecotourism Kenya, 2013

Elephant Pepper Camp’s accolades continue to grow! After receiving it’s GOLD Eco Rating for the 2nd time, Elephant Pepper Camp won the 2013 Eco Warrior Award as Best Tented Camp in Kenya, recognizing its exceptional achievements in sustainable tourism!

Mara North Conservancy won the Eco Warrior Award for Conservancy of the Year – Ecotourism Kenya, 2011

EPC was a founding member of the Mara North Conservancy, which won the Eco Warrior Award as Conservancy of the Year 2011. Eco-Tourism Kenya recognizes innovation and exceptional achievements in responsible tourism which directly conserve the natural environment and support local communities within those ecosystems.