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Mara Naboisho Conservancy | P.O. Box 541 Limuru, Kenya 00217, Maasai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the moment we arrived by plane and met by Andrew and Sam to Collin and Cyla and all of the staff it couldn't have been any better. Food was plentiful and delicious. Andrews ability to find so many animals and knowledge he truly made it a wonderful experience. Tents were first class. I could go on and on. Will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Encounter Mara is an amazing place in the most beautiful setting. The staff are the most wonderful people and they will guarantee you an experience you'll never forget! If you're coming to Naboisho Encounter Mara is the place to be!

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Alejandra G, Marketing at Encounter Mara, responded to this review

Dear Marijke, Thank you very much for your positive comments on the Camp and our staff. We are glad to hear your stay was enjoyable and special. We hope you can pay us another visit to the Naboisho Conservancy in the near future. From Ale and the Ecnounter Mara Team. More

London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Encounter for 3 days/2 nights in September and I wish it had been longer. Andrew and all of the staff made us feel completely at home and couldn’t have done more to make our stay perfect. The camp is small so you have a great opportunity to meet all of the staff and other guests. The tents... More

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Burton on Trent
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose the Encounter Mara Camp as part of our trip to Kenya to celebrate our Ruby Wedding Anniversary in October 2014. This camp not only met, but exceeded our expectations. What a unique experience! Everyone in the wonderful team ensured that we wanted for nothing and it's so difficult to highlight which part we enjoyed the most. The tents... More

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Alejandra G, Marketing at Encounter Mara, responded to this review

Katie, Thank you for your review. We feel very special to have been a part of your Ruby Wedding Anniversary and are glad to hear your experience at Encounter Mara played such a significant part in making this celebration extra special for you and your husband. We hope you are able to make it back for another visit to Naboisho... More

Acton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Encounter Mara is a gem. This classic tented safari camp provides an ideal experience for someone looking for relaxing and comfortable accommodation, great game-viewing with excellent guides, and an attentive and personal staff. The managers made an immediate effort to get to know us individually, making us feel extra special. The food is top-notch and the wait staff made sure... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is an incredibly well-run camp which somehow manages to combine low impact with high quality. Nelson our guide was as knowledgeable as he was friendly, the food was terrific and the tents were extremely comfortable. We lacked for nothing and the hosts were always concerned to ensure we had everything we needed. We saw everything we could have hoped... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

The most perfect place with the most knowledgeable guides!! Everything was fantastic....the people, the food, the rooms, and the game drives. The abundance of wildlife was also remarkable. We have stayed in many different safari camps, and this was far and away the best! We will definitely be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

My vacation to Africa is the best and most memorable trip I've ever been on, and the best and most memorable time of my trip came at Encounter Mara. Super friendly, super knowledgeable staff, and they've put together an experience that is simply perfect.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Can' begin to recommend Encounter Mara highly enough. Spent 3 nights in the Mara with our teenage daughters and everything was fantastic. The food was amazing, the setting was majestic and close to the animals, the facilities were well beyond my expectations, our guide Dickson was awesome and incredibly knowledgeable, our hosts had a heart to serve and accomodated all... More

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed with our 3 teenage sons 3 days in Encounter Mara and it was really great. Offcourse, the highlights were the game drives with our excellent guide Andrew, but what made it truly unique was the whole experience in the camp and the fantastic staff. We had excellent tents with a fantastic view over the Conservancy, the food was... More

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Address: Mara Naboisho Conservancy | P.O. Box 541 Limuru, Kenya 00217, Maasai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Number of rooms: 12
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Encounter Mara Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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