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Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara

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Olare Orok Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya (Formerly Olare Ntiakitiak)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled to the Mara from Nairobi to be greeted by our guide at the airstrip. Our guide, Raphael, turned out be very knowledgeable, flexible and accommodating to our plans. He was able to answer all our questions and be the best guide for our 3 day stay. All the staff at the hotel were amazing, and we had noting... More 

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

Dear Sindhuzer, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. Its a pleasure to read that you had an amazing visit to the Mara. Thank you for sharing your experiences with Raphael and for highlighting that you were happy with the overall service too. At Olare Mara we definitely strive... More 

London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an amazing place, great big luxurious tent, fantastic staff and incredible wildlife. Staying in the conservancy is much much better than the park as you have fewer cars and can go off road. As part of your stay you can plant a tree as part of their conservation project. For such an amazing yet expensive place I was... More 

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Thank Zak192
ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear Zak192, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on your experience at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. I am very pleased to read that you had a great experience with us in the conservancy and that you had some incredible wildlife sightings. Olare Motorogi Conservancy is very special. I appreciate your feedback on the... More 

Cape Town
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26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The highlight of my stay at Olare Mara Kempinski was the spacious and immaculate rooms, the pleasant communal areas - and the crystal clear swimming pool after a morning game drive. Camp Manager Fairman and his staff were attentive at all times and made sure we were always comfortable. The tree project at the camp was a pleasant surprise.

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

Dear AndreVanKets, Thank you very much 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 comforts of your tent in the midst of the wilderness, the guest areas, and the inviting swimming pool. Thank you for sharing your tree planting... More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Julius sets the tone here -- upbeat and extremely committed to every person or group that comes through Kempinski -- it's not formulaic in the least. Personnel rotate through their larger Kempinski hotel in Nairobi, and you can tell they've received solid training -- though it still comes down to feeling like you're a valued guest, and you do. Raphael... More 

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

Dear JoKoMo13, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. I am very pleased to read that you felt that your experience was extremely worthwhile with us. I will definitely share all your feedback with the entire team at Olare Mara Kempinski and I do hope that we will have the opportunity... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Nothing but the best in every way- that was our experience at the Olare Kempinski. From the comfort and appealing design of the tents, the location of the camp, the quality and professionalism of our guide for the rides, the dining experience and above all, the very attentive service of all camp staff, made our stay here unforgettable and truly... More 

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

Dear wave108, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. My team and I appreciate your feedback on the exceptional experience in every way possible and for highlighting aspects of your stay that you were happy with including the comfortable tents, professionalism of the driver guides, the dining experience and... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Olare has always been one of my favorite camps in the Mara. Each time my experience only gets better and I have always been spoiled to a point that nothing else seems good enough. My partner who came to Kenya for the first time and his first visit would definitely agree that the camp and its staff, the environs, the... More 

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

Dear GSkenya, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review on tripadvisor. The Camp Manager, Fairman and I are very pleased to read that you consider your experience at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara to be the best and that it is one of your favorite camps. Thank you for sharing all aspects of your stay... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

One of the most professionally managed resorts i have been to. They gave serious thought to everything to make your stay there a very memorable one. The safaris were great, animals were in abundance especially lions. everything was just great but the best part was the hospitality extended to us by Dominic and all the other staff, everyone made sure... More 

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Thank Sajeshp05
ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear Sajeshp05 Thank you very much 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 your stay with us and that it will be a memorable one. I am happy to also read that you enjoyed your safari experiences and the... More 

National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

It was a beautiful resort with the best hospitality that I have experienced in my life so far. Superb staff. Yummy food and a world class resort set in a jungle. The staff members will go out of they way to provide you comfort. I would suggest this resort to anyone who is looking for either a romantic or a... More 

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Thank SinghNov2015
ManishNambiar, General Manager at Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara, responded to this review

Dear SinghNov2015, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara. The Camp Manager and I appreciate your feedback on the service, cuisine and comfort. Thank you for recommending the camp to other travelers looking to visit the Mara and for highlighting the property to be perfect for any type of vacation –... More 

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Just back from 4 nights in this fantastic tent lodge and conservancy park. Excellent bespoke / personalised service. A great thank you to all the staff. Beautiful tents and awesome view. Our guide shared his love for the wilderness / nature with us and taught us so much on the animals and the fauna. Possibility to plant a baby tree... More 

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

Dear Marc M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Olare Mara Kempinski. The Camp Manager Fairman and I are very pleased to read that you had a fantastic stay with us and stayed with us for 4 nights. We appreciate your feedback on the personalized service, beautiful tents with stunning views, your experience with your... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

A lovely place, in one of the greatest wilderness of the world, luxury at its best, professionalism redefined , I highly recommended this place.Other than the pure luxury , the location is great for game drives and evening sun-downer.

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

Dear Royal P, Thank you very much 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 your stay at the camp and that you would recommend the resort to other travelers planning a Masai Mara vacation. Masai Mara is indeed great... More 

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