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4.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Acacia valley, Mara North Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Kicheche Mara Camp
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to be recommended to the Kicheche camps by Hazel and Ingram at toEscapeto and this was our first camp on this trip. After an overnight flight from Heathrow, the usual chaos at Jomo Kenyatta International and a good Safarilink flight from Wilson Airport to the Mara we were delighted by the welcome from our guides and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from Kicheche Mara Camp, it was our first ever safari and exceeded all our expectations. No photo or research can do it justice. Tents are well spaced out allowing for privacy and peace and tranquility we have never had the privilege to experience before. The view from our tent was incredible and we sat out in... More

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uttoxeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got married here n it was the best n all the staff were brilliant and colin and Sammy made it so special for us we cant thank them enough for making are wedding n honeymoon the best ever we will never forget any of them.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From two experienced travellers, we cannot recommend Kitcheche Mara Camp enough. The managers Sammy and Colin run a top quality safari camp with their friendly and helpful staff. We had the best holiday experience ever – it was simply perfect. The quality of staff, service as well as food was better than the 5 star Raffles hotel in the Seychelles.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my sixth visit to Kicheche Mara camp & another wonderful, memorable safari. Sammy & Colin make you feel so special, helped by wonderful staff- Fred, Nelson, Samson & Michael. They can't do enough for you. And then there is the main event- the wildlife both close to camp & in the conservancy itself. The guides- Joseph, Benja, George... More

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Shanghai
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Sammy, Colin and the whole staff looked after my family and I when we stayed there for three days. They made a birthday cake for one of the guests and organised a party as well as being brilliant guides to the wildlife.

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

A great family adventure much helped by the excellent guide Jimmy, who ensured we got to see all that the Masai Mara had to offer. Camp quality was very good, staff could not do enough and nothing was too much trouble.

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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Simply had the best time here. Sam and Colin, the managers, made me feel like family. The amount of wildlife I saw was incredible. All the guides knew their stuff. I also liked taking the walking tour, so do that if you get a chance. The food was phenomenal and the tents were awesome. It was great to see that... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

The camp fits the environment, quiet,elegant;luxury without the flash.You are treated royally from your morning tea served to your tent to the flashlight escort back after dinner. Game drives were full on with award winning drivers who are knowledgeable and entertaining; and of course the stars of the show, Mara has some high concentrations of animals, your chance to be... More

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Buckland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

What a truly magical place. The camp runs like a well oiled clock, attentoin to detail is second to none. The staff charming, food delicious game abundant - we saw the leopard with her two littel cubs - what a bonus! In spite of a freak storm hitting the camp the day we arrived, this took nothing away from the... More

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Address: Acacia valley, Mara North Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kicheche Mara Camp 4*
Also Known As:
Kicheche Mara Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Kicheche Mara Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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Our bush hideaway welcomes you to a different world, centered at the heart of the African wilderness. Experiencing a traditional luxury camp is a must on safari and, with Kicheche, one that is intimate, secluded and in an area surrounded by prolific wildlife. Staying in a bush camp doesn't mean compromising on comfort, the food and service are first class, as are the warmth and experience of Kicheche's staff making your safari an unforgettable experience. ... more   less 
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