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Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara

5.0 of 5 Olare Orok Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya (Formerly Olare Ntiakitiak)
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Nairobi, kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

PLANT A TREE IN HEAVEN!! As a seasoned diplomat’s wife, having actually stayed at 3 other camps in the Mara, and visited many more as a wildlife volunteer with KWS, I had the immense pleasure to spend two incredible nights at Mara Kempinski. We had stayed at Kempinski Cairo in October last year and also spent the night at Kempinksi... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife, our little baby girl and myself spent two unforgettable days at Olare Mara Kempinski between 17th and 18 January 2015. The welcome we got from the very hospitable staff led by the Camp Manager Mr Fairman Muhingi made us feel at home. In fact, our daughter made more friends with the staff and we could tell she really... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were two families and we spent two nights at the Olare Mara Kempinski. We had a most enjoyable stay. The property is very well kept and the service is excellent. We did get to see some amazing sights and some close-up encounters with the wildlife on the conservancy. The nature walk was very informative and we were able to... More 

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ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear Ajay Minocha and family, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. The camp manager Fairman and I are very pleased to read that you enjoyed the serene surroundings and the great location of our camp – Olare Motorogi Conservancy, which is fantastic for game viewing all year round. We appreciate... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Compliments to fair an and his team for a very high standard of service. The property was amazing but even better was the attention to detail and quality of service, be it the room arrangements, safaris, meals or the big surprise breakfast. Will be back for sure

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ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear DevasheeshSingh, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. Fairman and I appreciate the feedback and are delighted to note that you enjoyed Kempinski style living in the midst of the wilderness. We look forward to hosting you at the camp once again in the near future. Best Regards Manish More 

Corona, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This property was superb. The rooms are extraordinarily large, comfortable and overlooks the Ntiakitiak River where hippo retreat from the river to the area around your rooms at night. The rooms are secured with appropriate doors and locks, but mine also had a zippered canvas opening. There is sporadic wifi in the lobby area, and in one or two of... More 

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ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear njeri, Thank you taking the time to write a review on your stay at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. My team and I are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay at the property and were happy with the rooms, facilities and service. I will definitely pass on your kind words to all my colleagues in the Mara... More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Spent two nights at this tented camp and could have spent more time here. I was with Kay, from Destined to Travel, and we were treated like royalty. From Fairman and Dominic to Bernard, our fantastic guide & driver, everything was perfect. The staff is very attentive and the food is amazing. For breakfast, there is a buffet and the... More 

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ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear millie4t, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. The Camp Manager Fairman and I are delighted to read that you had a royal stay at the property. It is a pleasure to read about your experiences including the tree planting, walking safari and massage in the comfort of your tent... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Olare Mara is the place to be for honeymoon. We arrived at Olkiombo airstrip and were received by Bernard and David B. We had a bottle of champagne while enjoying the cool breeze. We drove to the camp as we were watching animals and enjoying nature and the beauty of our country Kenya. On arrival, the welcome part of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Wow. Just wow. While staying at the Villa Rosa Kempinski in Nairobi, the friendly concierge, George, asked if we were planning on going on safari. Because we only had a three-day stay in Nairobi, we hadn't planned on it; we just didn't think we had enough time to get the true benefit. And then EVERYONE talked us into it. THANKFULLY!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We had the great pleasure of staying at Kempinski Olare Mara for three nights in October (our arrival coinciding with the departure of a couple of well-known Hollywood actors for those that are interested in such things). Security: Before our visit, I had had some security concerns about holidaying in Kenya, but a friend of mine who is a Director... More 

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ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear BQD, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a very comprehensive review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. The camp manager, Fairman and I are really pleased to read the subject of your review urging other readers to book their trip to Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. We are indeed very fortunate to have a great... More 

Buckinghamshire UK
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275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We just returned from a marvellous stay in the Kempinksi Olare Mara - and to my mind it was simply perfect for a safari holiday. Location: Situated in the best position within the private 33,000 acre private Olare Mara conservancy, you are literally on the doorstep (or tentflap) of the most jaw-dropping range of wildlife in Africa. Being a private... More 

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Address: Olare Orok Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya (Formerly Olare Ntiakitiak)
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Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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