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Basecamp Masai Mara

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Talek, C14, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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Fredrikstad, Norway
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited all three of the camps that are hosted by this company. These are environment friendly camps driven by Masais. The idea is that they will leave no trace when/if they leave. The tents was at a good standard. The employees were very welcoming and service-minded. The game drives were great and the walking safari the last day was... More 

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Thank Anne-Berit
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Basecamp Explorer is hands down the best safari company ever. I was so impressed by the quality of the employees, lodging experience, and entire safari trip. We saw more animals than I could have imagined. Interacting with the Masai people and learning about their culture was so enriching. We loved the food as well! This company is eco-friendly which was... More 

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Thank Elizabeth M
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this place! I had never been on a safari before, and this place blew my mind! The staff was friendly, personable and completely welcoming. Each stop (basecamp, wilderness camp and wake view) offered a new, exciting experience. We saw so many animals...up close! Such a cool experience I will remember forever! Must go!!

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Thank Stephanie G
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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60 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful moments in the Astonishing National park in Kenya. Herds of Elephants.It was great to watch Groups of Lions.Lots of Hippos in the lake side,Leopard and Lots of different varites of wild animals Family enjoyed a lot.Life tome experience in the Wild.Ballon ride also is an experience.

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Thank anishavlani
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Basecamp in Masai Mara was three great experiences, especially if you choose to move around between the camps like we did. We spent two nights in Basecamp, one night (new years eve) in Wilderness camp and two nights in Eagle View. After a long journey from Oslo it was nice to enter to Basecamp, learn about the eco tourism... More 

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Thank Teddy H
Seif A, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Basecamp Explorer as your destination. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future.we shall ensure that we make it more lively and memorable for your next stay with us . Thanks a lot . Best regards from Basecamp team. More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

We went over Christmas Day and had an absolute blast. The tents are nice, and they are in the middle of redoing some. The food was amazing. Would recommend flying there instead of going by road. Would also recommend asking more about things they offer (sundowners, bush meals, etc.). Definitely wish we had known more about those activities.

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Thank tessashevlin
Seif A, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

On behalf of Basecamp team,we are very grateful for your feedback..We have given it a thought together and will ensure a full service of your wish is met any time in the near future you pay us a visit . All the best and it was a great fun hosting you. warmest regards. Basecamp team cares More 

Asker Municipality, Norway
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

In August, we stayed at Basecamp. It was a great experience! Can hardly be described! The contact with the Masai people was one of the most positive experiences. All the animals we saw where of course fantastic, thanks to the clever Masai guides. The food was wonderful. Three courses attractively lined up, both at lunch and dinner. Delicious breakfast as... More 

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Seif A, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

We have the honor to thank you for recognizing Basecamp explorer and chose as your destination..It was great hosting you and we are looking forward to welcoming you in the near future.Your satisfaction is our happiness. Basecamp explorer team cares. Thanks a lot More 

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Thank you !! It was one of the most memorable holidays I have ever had. The service of the staff was sincere and personal. Alfred, you are amazing ! ... I cannot imagine my vacation without a guide like Manfred. He was so knowledgeable. The facilities and food was excellent. If there was one significant thing that I liked the... More 

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Seif A, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Basecamp explorer as your destination.It was great hosting you and we are looking forward to welcoming you in the near future.Your satisfaction is our happiness.It will be a great touch to join the basecanp family soon and be part of us. Basecamp explorer team cares. Thanks a lot More 

Vinstra, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We were eight women from Norway who went to a wildlife safari 15.-20.11.16. First we stayed at Masai Mara Basecamp, then at Wildernes and then at Eagle View. The three lodgings were different, but they all held the very best quality as to room standard. The food was excellent, and the staff were caring, helpful and polite. Warm people who... More 

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Thank GerdHe69
Seif A, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for choosing basecamp as your destination,We value your feed back and thoughts,We are on process to do some more upgrade to suit better the guests needs and expectations. It is our hope that you will come again in the near future, Basecamp team cares and are proud hosting you again. All the best of luck. By management... More 

Oslo
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45 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Were met by our fantastic guide Manfred at the airstrip and the experiences started right away. On our way to the first of the basecamps we saw a lot of animals, including elephants, girafs and Buffalos. The camp it self, accomondation and food is great and with 3 gamedrives every day we saw all of the "big 5" except the... More 

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BasecampSP, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to share the experiences of your stay with Basecamp. Next time when you return to Kenya, we would be delighted to welcome you back. Best regards, Basecamp Team More 

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