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4.0 of 5 Lodge   |   C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Kenya for 2 weeks for a service trip at the Mully Children's Family. For the last two days of our trip we stayed at the Mara Serena Safari Lodge and it was excellent! I recommend this safari lodge to anyone traveling to Kenya and looking to go on a safari! Rooms: - Clean, extremely comfortable beds with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a awesome Place I can recomend anyone. The view from the room is spectacular, the food is great, service is great and the Little condos is like taken out of Flintstones. Loved this Place and if I ever go back on Safari I am going to stay here for 2 weeks just for the relaxation of the hotel... More

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a family of 3 we were lucky enough to stay here for 2 nights on a recent safari trip. We were amazed at the quality of this hotel on the edge of the Masai Mara. The rooms are in the style of Masai houses, mimicking mud huts. The decor inside is fits in with the general style of the... More

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Nairobi Region, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming staff with excellent service. Food is absolutely fabulous rooms were clean and everything was supper planned. Visit Mara Serena anytime, any property, as you are rest assured of quality service and value for your money

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mara Serena is beautiful and in a perfect location. The rooms are attractive and comfortable, with a nice sitting area in front of the window. The lodge may not have been fully booked while we were there, so the staff members were annoyingly attentive. We had the feeling that tips were expected for everything, and we blew through all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at Mara Serena for 4 nights (had 3 rooms between 5 of us). We had elected to stay 4 nights to allow for time to see river crossing/migration and were not disappointed. Rooms: clean with comfortable beds, mosquito nets every night although there were no mosquitoes. Room size is fine with a sitting area overlooking the plains.... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a tour operator i have sold Mara Serena Lodge to my clients for many years without having been there for a first hand experience . Off course i always got glorying comments about how beautiful the lodge is. I experienced this last week when i spend 5 nights at the Mara Serena lodge . From the Masai themed decor... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

my husband suprised me with a wknd getaway to the lodge I dont like going in parks am a beach and town person,but it was breath takin,friendly and knowledgeable stuff.I slept like ababy we went for a drive with our car.the food was okey,breafast had variety to choose from.I didn't see anything to complain about but if u want adventure... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We traveled as a family (2 adults, 1 child, 11-years old) and visited Kenya for 1 week in late July as arranged by Wild Eye. Three nights were spent at Mara Serena. (We also visited two other Serena properties during our stay, Amboseli Serena and then Kilaguni Serena in West Tsavo. Separate reviews to be provided on each). We thoroughly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Based on other experiences we expected this hotel to be in need of updating. This was definitely not the case. This hotel was an oasis of calm and serenity. The meals were buffet and all included. On the day we went out we ordered and received a lunch box. The whole stay was relaxing.

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Address: C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Mara Serena Safari Lodge 4*
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Mara Serena Safari Lodge, set on a saddle of a hill, overlooks the 1,800 square km of rolling plains at an altitude of 1625 meters at the Masai Mara Triangle, one of the world's richest wildlife sanctuaries. ... more   less 
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