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Little Mara Bush Camp

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Riverside Lane Off Riverside Drive Nairobi | P.O.Box: 39094 Nairobi, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00623 Nairobi, Kenya
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Bossier City, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

You will forever be able to one-up anyone else's vacation. Joking aside, it was an amazing place to stay. We recommend it, as all our expectations were exceeded. You experience being in the midst of the wildlife and their habitat from the safety of your 5-star tent. Accommodations were comfortable, clean, and luxurious.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Very nice camp, located on a river bank, full of hippos. Location of the camp is perfect for people willing to visit the northern-east part of Masai Mara, however it is possible to get access to the central part of the park via Talek gate or crossing Talek river (depending on the water level). Every tent is located among the... More 

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Markham, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After a 1 hour flight from Amboseli, we arrived at the camp. The camp was lovely. The staff showed us everything where it is. We went to our tents and the hippo pool. Then we had the lunch, the lunch and dinner were all really healthy. the deer would come to the camp when you sleep and you can also... More 

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Columbus, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

After a long and exhausting drive from Lake Nakuru,Michela and her staff welcomed us with cool juice and cool towels. Then,after a short briefing,we went to our tents and were pleasantly surprised to see how spacious and clean it was. Our ten was facing the river and we enjoyed watching the hippos and hearing them at night frolicking in the... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your fantastic review and your positive comments! We have recently introduced reading lamps into our newly furnished forest tents. We are considering to do the same for the river tents after this season. More than anything though we look forward to welcoming you back to Little Mara Bush Camp soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is a lovely Camp in the middle of a bush, surrounded by wildlife! There is a hippo pool next to the camp so you could see and hear them throughout the day (and sometimes night). A family of elephants visited the camp during my 5-days stay at the camp, which was really exciting (but we should hide from them).... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review! it was nice to have you and your friends here. I hope you will visit us again! Michela More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Our group of 5 just got back from our first safari trip in Kenya (1 nights at Lake Nakuru and 4 nights at Masai Mara), which we booked through Sunworld Safari. We stayed at Little Mara Bush Camp for the last four 4 nights from Aug 11 to Aug15 2014. I would say that we really enjoyed our trip &... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for your review! we are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will be back soon! We have now implemented the system and hot shower is available on request in the morning as well! thanks for your feedback. Michela More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had three really great days in the "Little Mara Bush Camp". The camp is perhaps the best one in the Masai Mara. The personal was so great and all our wishes become immediately true. Our tend the "Hyena" was perhaps the best of the camp. We had the wildlife of Africa near the tend. One afternoon we will be... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

HI! thank you so much for your review. We are glad you have enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon! Michela & Leslie More 

Belmont, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We stayed in six camps during our three week safari and this was one of the best. The tents were very spacious, great bathrooms with running water showers (available in the late afternoon after game drives), and nice decks with comfortable furniture. Beds are fully tented so in the event bugs get into the tent you are covered. Unexpected surprise... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! It was a pleasure to have you at the camp and I hope to see you again! Michela and Little Mara Bush camp team. More 

Villach, Austria
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We have been very lucky to stay in Little Mara Bush Camp for 10 days in July. The tents are new, well equipped - luxury, but not overdone. Still the feeling of the "bush" is there! Michaela the lovely Manager of the camp and here team did absolutely everything to make our stay outstanding. They did it with passion and... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review! It was amazing having you at the camp and I hope to see you again soon. Hippos are waiting for you! :-) Michela and Little Mara Bush Camp team More 

Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I'm so glad Sunworld suggested we stay here rather than Mara Bush Camp which is owned by them also. For those that want to have tents that are more glamping than roughing it out, this is the place. Each tent is named after an animal and you are escorted from the tents by one of the staff members or a... More 

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Camp_Manager2013, Manager at Little Mara Bush Camp, responded to this review

Hi! thank you for your nice review! it was really nice having you and your group with us. The Genet cat is still around :-) but hasn't stolen cookies anymore ! hope to see you soon! Michela and Little Mara Bush Camp team More 

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