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Basecamp Masai Mara

Talek, C14, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely small camp in a beautiful setting, right on the edge of the Mara. Lovely lodges, beautifully thought out and built, all overlooking a small river. The food, although a set menu is excellent and beautifully presented. Everyone is very friendly, very attentive and very focused on making your stay a good one. The beauty is that it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We underestimate the time it would take us to driver from Mbale Uganda to Basecamp (do not follow Google Maps!!) There was a much better and smoother way to get to the camp than the one Google Maps told us to use - so I recommend you do NOT take the road into Talek gate but rater come through Oloololo... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent two days at the Basecamp Masai Mara and it was amazing. The staff were very nice and knowledgable, the rooms were beautiful- exactly what you want out of a safari trip. Not to luxurious but still very nice and somewhat romantic. Even if you are traveling alone. lol Food was good, game drives we saw everything but the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two days at Basecamp Masai Mara, two days at Eagle View and one day at Doboro Wilderness camp. Each place had its unique atmosphere and style and all of them offered fantastic wildlife spotting and safari experiences. Our safari guides were very skilled in animal spotting and we had interesting discussions about the development of the masai culture... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

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 November 18, 2014

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 November 17, 2014

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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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
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