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Ol-moran Tented Camp

Cerca de Ololaimutia gate, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00502, Kenya
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Ol-Moran late 2014 and had booked my stay there with a travel agency. I was aniticipating something quite nicer for being ranked 3 star and was quite surprised how basic it was. I find that the website is quite deceptive with it's pictures and presentation of who they are. It's okay to be a basic, minimal camp,... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I spent two days with colleagues in this camp. we traveled on a rain day from Nairobi but after traveling for a few kilometers we left rains behind and our first stop was at the view point. when we got to Masai Mara it was raining again and that is why it was so exciting. Roads there are covered with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

A more simple camp but with good service and food. The tents were very clean and fresh. The location is quiet and the nature is very nice. The camp is not located in the park but jut a 10 min drive from the gate.

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ol-moran, Public Relations Manager at Ol-moran Tented Camp, responded to this review

Greetings, We sincerely thank you for taking your time out to post your review & also for staying with us during your safari. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you again. Kind Regards, OL-Moran team. More 

Petawawa, Canada
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

The service was excellent and they accommodated our schedule due to the game drives. The rooms are cozy and the beds are very comfortable. There are shower and generator times - just accept it - and there was lots of hot water. The food was very good. Their bar prices are very reasonable but do recommend bringing a cooler with... More 

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ol-moran, Public Relations Manager at Ol-moran Tented Camp, responded to this review

Greetings, At OL-Moran we strive to ensure that you have a comfortable and relaxed stay and thus we are pleased that you did. We thank you for choosing us during your Safari and thank you for taking your time out to review us. Kind regards, OL-Moran Team. More 

Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We just returned from spending 4 nights at the Ol' Moran Tented Camp. The location of this camp is within 10 minutes of an entry to The Masai Mara. The surroundings of the camp include many trees and flowers. The rooms were spacious and serviced every day. The asst. manager on duty always greeted us and showed outstanding willingness to... More 

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Thepelicanlodge, Public Relations Manager at Ol-moran Tented Camp, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking your time out to review our property & even more so for allowing us to serve you during your stay in the Mara. We strive to offer good customer service & a restful stay to all our clients and we a re pleased that you received the same. Again - We thank you. More 

Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Ol Moran was a basic Tented Camp close to the entrance of Masai Mara National Park. The tents were comfortable and the bed provided a good night's sleep. The staff was friendly and explained the rules/times for electricity and so we could take hot water showers. Food and the service was very good at whatever time was convenient for you.... More 

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Thepelicanlodge, Public Relations Manager at Ol-moran Tented Camp, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking time out to review Ol -Moran tented camp. We endeavor to ensure that all clients specific requests are met & we thank you for allowing us the opportunity to serve you during your stay in the Mara. Kind Regards, The OL-Moran team. More 

Olean, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

On a missions trip to Kenya, my team decided to take a 2 day break and travel 7 hours south to Masai Mara and we stayed at the Ol Moran tented camp. The '"tents" are sturdy and have beds and a shower. The grounds are nicely landscaped. The buffet food is decent and Kenyan tea is great. These are the... More 

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Suva
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Having been misdirected at the main gate, it took us the better half of the afternoon to find the camp which is, as other reviewers have pointed out, not in the Mara itself. The access road is pretty terrible but once you get to the camp, it is a lovely little oasis of green and quiet. The staff were attentive... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This camp is delightful, super comfy beds, food was great, picnic packs for safari awesome, the grounds were super quiet. We were told that the camp was within the Masai Mara- it certainly IS NOT. Highly recommend the Masai village tour if you are interested in knowing more about the masai people. There were spiders in the room so beware... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My group and I had a great time at the Ol-moran camp! The staff was very friendly and accommodating, and the chef prepares great meals! The reception and common are is very cozy and inviting. The tents themselves were very clean and I found the beds to be particularly soft and comfortable. I'd definitely recommend staying here and would visit... More 

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