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Ngerende Island Lodge

PO Box 1274 | Karen Connection Complex, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00502, Kenya
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Kelowna, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
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84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My husband and I stayed at Ngerende In The Wild for 4 nights for game viewing in the Masai Mara. It doesn't disappoint for that. Our driver, who goes by the name Steven, was fabulous and made our stay here to be truly magical!! He knew exactly what we wanted to see and how long we wanted to see it... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Maybe as a Kenyan resident having experienced many lodges in the past, I feel Ngerende Island lodge doesn't live up to it's 5 star promise. Our 'pay for 2nights, stay for 3' is not really a deal...you ARE in fact paying for 3 nights. The location is rather nice, except, I don't expect to be able to see and hear... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We relied on Daniel, our experienced and enthusiastic tour director of DK Grand Safari to find us the perfect spot for seeing Maasi Mara. He chose Ngerende in the Wild, which is a camp with only two tents available for guests and located inside the park of Maasi Mara. It makes morning and afternoon safaris a breeze since there is... More

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Benowa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What an amazing part of the world. The lodge is under canvas for authenticity however five star all the way. The quality of service is personalised and unbelievable as staff go the extra mile to please. The opportunity to experience the Maasi people and culture at the nearby village was a highlight. Chef Wellington even in a remote location... More

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Rochester, Minnesota
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a weekend at Ngerende Island Lodge-it was an amazing safari and lodging experience. But much too short…we arrived in the middle of Friday afternoon, and were immediately welcomed with the traditional Maasai dance party. Once the staff was introduced, our lovely butler, Ann, showed us to our lovely room overlooking the river, where the hippos were in abundance... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in Lakeview, in the Mara National Reserve and had the most wonderful time. The staff was extremely welcoming, with Evans catering to our every need, and the guides Stephen and Simon were very impressive and knowledgable. The camp itself is very luxurious as you'd expect and very private, with only 2 Lakeview suites. Highlights (aside from... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My first visit to the Masai Mara couldn’t have been as memorable if I hadn’t stayed at The Ngerende in the wild (river side) lodge. The lodge takes personalised care to another level. My husband and I stayed at the Ngerende in the wild camp for 3 nights and each of those days was well spent spotting game, eating delicious... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This is a hotel that takes great measures to give the guests an unforgettable safari experience. It is an exclusive establishment with a private airstrip only 5 minutes away. The whole crew would come to greet you and introduce themselves one by one (cook, waiters, house cleaners, receptionist, etc). The idea of putting us at different places in and around... More

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Lake Mary FL
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This was our second visit to Ngerende. We loved our first visit and were pleased to see that they have maintained and actually improved the experience. We were accompanied by two other couples. Both are already planning their next visit. The resort is very intimate with only seven ultra-luxury 5 star "tent" accommodations. The rooms are beautifully appointed with fireplaces.... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Just back from our African adventure which included a 3 night stay at Ngerende Island Lodge. We can honestly say that everything during our stay was a 5 star plus rating. From the food to the accommodation, to the outstanding service. Chef James, a true connoisseur, tailored all our meals to meet our needs and tastes… nothing was ever too... More

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Address: PO Box 1274 | Karen Connection Complex, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00502, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 7
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