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North Mara, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00509, Kenya
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had the most amazing stay in August 2014 at Ngare Serian as part of a large family safari to Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania. As a family that has visited East and Southern Africa on safari on a number of different occasions and stayed at many of the most famous lodges, Ngare Serian easily exceeded our expectations. It all starts... More

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San Francisco, California
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31 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you prefer the smaller more intimate camps, this one is perfect. The setting right by the river is very cool, and we had a tent right across from a pod of hippos, who were constantly crashing in the water or lying on the beach. We could see the savannah above the river bank with ever changing animals from giraffes... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our two nights here. The hosting was charming and informative, our tent, ticked away very discretely in the slack water above the swinging bridge. The hot water bottles were a blessing against the chill of the evenings. But best of all we woke each morning to a plethora of wildlife within sight of out tent. Behaving as... More

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Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful stay at Ngare Serian. The tent, the location, the animals nearby, the food, the staff, the drive - there was nothing we could complain about. We especially enjoyed our meals with the managers of the tent - they are genuinely friendly and superb to have lovely chats with. we also enjoyed the fact that we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

ALEX WALKER’S NGARE SERIAN CAMP Although this review is about our amazing stay at the Alex Walker Ngare Serian Camp, let me begin with ...... Africa is a magical, exciting, and inspirational journey. Masai Mara was our last stop and by then we felt very connected to the people and their way of life. We soon had a great respect... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A bit late, but my husband and I stayed at Ngare Serian this year and loved it. We had the best of guides, although I must say I haven't met a bad guide yet. They were very personable and we saw leopard, cheetah and so many lions I could not believe it. Every day you go out on a safari... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We have just come back from spending 4 nights in Ngare Serian and our time there was absolutely incredible. It was completely faultless. The location on the Mara River is magical as you can see and hear the Hippos night and day. The lodge itself is beautiful with extraordinary tented rooms (as far from a tent as you can get)... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We spent the first three nights of our honeymoon at Ngare Serian in February. It was our first time on safari, and we didn't quite know what to expect. We have since worked out that it probably couldn't get any better than this! We were met at the airstrip by our driver and guide - Sam and Bajilla - who... More

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Sydney, Australia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

My review is very overdue & is written with apologies to acting manager Tania, who I told that I would write it as soon as we returned home (3 months ago!). This is an exclusive wilderness camp located on a sheltered section of the Mara River. The 4 canvas & hardwood tents are set on hardwood decks, very privately located,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

5 star treatment from start to finish. Stayed here for a couple of nights (Dec 2013) ... wish I could have stayed here for a couple of weeks! We were met at the airstrip by James, our guide and spotter for our time at Ngare Serian, who was faultless from the start - buffalo, zebra, giraffe, wilderbeast to name a... More

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Address: North Mara, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00509, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Ngare Serian Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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