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Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa

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Mara Naboisho Conservancy | P.O. Box 541 Limuru, Kenya 00217, Maasai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014
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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Everything was absolutely amazing. Great food. Knowledgeable guides. Just tell your guide what you want to see and he will be on the lookout for it. One of the best experiences for me was watching sunrise and sunset with the wildlife in their natural habitat. (Bring your binoculars for distance and bird viewing.) From a close vantage point, we saw... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and we are so pleased you got to see such a great sighting during your stay with us!! We really enjoyed having you and we hope you will return again soon. Thanks once again. The Encounter Mara Team More 

Clinton, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Best experience of my life. If you’re still reading every possible review of every possible camp, stop. If you’re still debating whether it’s worth the long trip or the money, stop. If you doubt Encounter Mara can be as good as it looks, it’s better. Every detail has been considered. Each staff member is outstanding on multiple levels from knowledge... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It is always such a pleasure for us to hear such wonderful feedback and we loved having you at the camp. We are so pleased you got to experience the magic of the Mara! Colin and Chala send their regards and we would love to have you back at the camp soon. Thanks... More 

Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Amazing experience. I felt so taken care of the entire trip-staff is friendly and knowledgeable and knows how to craft your safari experience! We saw two kills in two days (amazing!) and found three male lions at night. Our safari guide did his best to find animals and made sure we were his top priority.

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review.. We are so pleased you got in two kills in two days, how exciting! The viewing in the conservancy has been fantastic and we are so pleased you were witness to that. We hope you will be back to visit us again soon. Many Thank Encounter Mara More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We spent 3 nights / 4 days here and from the moment we arrived, were provided with exceptional customer service. Staff is friendly at all times and make every effort to ensure you are comfortable and feel welcomed. I have no complaints, none at all! The tents were comfortable, extremely clean and very well maintained. This was one of my... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and got to experience the full magic of The Mara. It is always a privilege for us to host guest at the conservancy and we loved having you. We hope you will come and visit us again soon. The Encounter Mara Team More 

Penang
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My partner and I were looking for somewhere to have a wedding blessing. I did a lot of research into different options beforehand, however right from the word go I was drawn to Encounter Mara thanks to the positive attitude and personal attention I received when we started emailing. They were willing to bend over backwards to ensure we were... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to spend your special day with us, it was such a privilege and we are so pleased to have been there with you. Colin and Chala loved having you and send special regards to the little one. We look forward to you visiting again soon! More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Our stay at this camp was unbelievably good. Everything form the accommodations, the food and above all the safari trips exceeded all our expectations. Our Safari guide Sam was super. He was very knowledgable, experienced and very accommodating. The entire camp staff was simply great. Will definitely choose it again if we are fortunate enough to come back to Kenya.

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for your time with Encounter Mara, it was great having you with us. It is always such a privileged for us to share The conservancy with our guests. We hope you can join us again soon. Warm Regards The Encounter Mara Team More 

Limuru, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My wife and I have been leading teams to Kenya and Africa for over 7 years. Visited many parks in our travels. Nothing compares to the experience we had at Encounter Mara! The accommodations were great and the food was above and beyond what you would expect for a tented camp. Our guide was so knowledgeable and personable. The special... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, it was fantastic to have you stay with us! It is always such a privilege to show guests the beauty of The Conservancy. We hope you can come back and join us soon. Warmest Regards The Encounter Mara Team More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We have just arrived home from a 3 night trip to a Encounter Mara. What an amazing place from the comfortable and spacious safari tents to the excellent food and attentive service to the Eco friendly toiletries and professional guides we had an awesome time. From the moment we were met by our guide Dickson we felt welcome and as... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your taking the time to leave a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Both Andrew and Dickson really enjoyed your stay and send their regards. It is always a privilege for us to be able to share The Naboisho Conservancy with our guest and we are so pleased we had... More 

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This was the first time I have been on safari and I was unsure of what to expect. I was amazed at the size and the furnishings of the tent rooms. They were comfortable and rather luxurious considering our surroundings. Our guide Dickson was very professional and knowledgeable and he made our experience very enjoyable. The vehicles are excellent for... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and we are so pleased you got to experience the magical game viewing that the conservancy offers. We are passionate about the conservancy and the community and it is a pleasure for us to share it with our guests, thank you for being so involved. We loved having you with us. Please do come... More 

Minehead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

we were a party of 5 , and were met on arrival by Colin camp manager, Colin was brilliant all through out the 4 days we stayed there and his wife Chala was amazing, the food was wonder full cooked by chef Clapperton , the drinks were on the house and the bloody marys and the gin and tonics were... More 

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EncounterMara1, Public Relations Manager at Encounter Mara Safari Camp by Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Encounter Mara is such a special place and it is a privilege for us to be able to share it with us guests. Colin and Chala loved having you and send their regards. Please do come back and visit us soon. Many Thanks Kim More 

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