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Basecamp Masai Mara

Talek, C14, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming to Basecamp Masai Mara was just the perfect experience. We were met by a very nice Masai guide with tons of experience and knowledge of the area (we covered "the big 5" in less than 24 hours). The accommodation was great, with spacious and well kept tents. The food was tasty, and the staff were very welcoming. This combined... More 

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Asker, Akershus, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We will never forget Basecamp Masai Mara! Bring your children. We had great days with the best food and a fantastic staff. Safari game drives are thrilling and rewarding, and the guides at Basecamp Masai Mara are well trained, attention to details and most of all professionalism in everything they do! Overall the experience was outstanding and deffinitely will be... More 

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Kristiansand, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you go with children this is the perfect place. The staff really care for the children, all day! The accommodation is very good. Comfortble tents, much better than expected:-) All the guides are very informative, so you learn a lot about the animals when you are on safari.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had heard great things about Basecamp Masai Mara. What we experienced was even better than we had expected. Cosy cabins, very nice people, good food and absolutely fantastic surroundings. Thank You Bacecamp!

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Apart from a few missing direction markers, I managed to get us here by road, an hour later than expected. Because I somehow got "lost". But I was amazed by the hospitality of the camp staff. The manager, Mr Seif, was quick to help and we were welcomed into our tent (It is a tented camp) and relaxation poured all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

After a week back in Norway, the experince of Bascamp and the beautifull Mara-area is still a very strong and powerfull memory. With a Group og 19 People, 8 adults and 11 kids, we couldn't have asked for a better holiday experince. The wonderfull staff of Basecamp, wich are all Masai, made our stay a memorable one. Wonderfull people, great... More 

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Feltham UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

If you are travelling to the Maasai Mara you cannot go wrong with Basecamp properties, Basecamp Mara on the Talek River borders the National Park, then Wilderness Camp & Eagle View in Naboisho Conservancy, all are really good safari bases. We have just returned from 3 nights at each camp and were impressed with all that is offered, community inclusion,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

3 generations of family, total number of 15, came to Basecamp. We had an incredible experience with incredible sightings, impeccable service, extremely knowledgeable guides and well tasting gastronomy. The accommodation was in tents, still very comfortable with a view to the wild life and all necessary facilities. Our guides Anthony, Manfred and Moses made the safaris an unforgettable experience. We... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

WILDERNESS CAMP The camp and the service were basic but we had a good discount and I found that this camp represented better value for money compared to Basecamp and Eagleview (but still I think we paid more than we should have). The price quoted on the website is crazy and the camp is certainly not worth it. The fireplace... More 

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Eric G, Manager at Basecamp Masai Mara, responded to this review

BCMM REVIEW RESPONSE Dear Traveler, I have received this review with great concern that you had a string of events that were not to your satisfaction and we apologize for that. We take guest feedback very seriously and will address the different areas you mentioned and give them the due attention they deserve. Wilderness Camp (1 Night) 03/09/2013 We are... More 

Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We went back to Basecamp for the second time, last time we were there in August 2012. Once again a great experience with game drive with Moses as a guide and super sevice from staff. We also know that Basecamp is based at Base Camp Foundation's good principles and a slogan "Just Do It ... leave a positive footprint." We... More 

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Address: Talek, C14, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 12
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Basecamp Masai Mara Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Basecamp Masai Mara Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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