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C14, Keekorok, Oloolaimutia valley (Masai Mara Reserve) | Oloolaimutia Gate, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An intersting design of lodge layout. The bar has a large fire place that is circular and is divided into three sections. This is a similar design to the dining area. breakfast and dinner is usally a help your-self style buffet. breakfast is is good with a wide choice to suit everyone's tastes; porridge, pancakes, ommlettes, sausages, bacon, danish pastries... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a pleasant stay here. No real complaints but the place does need some sprucing up. The walls in the room were a little thin especially apparent when the people in the next room were feeling a little romantic! The food was fair although the BBQ night was great. If there is african sausages available - you got to... More

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Bakersfield, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for the last two nights.. The lobby, pool and restraurant are nice, but the rooms could use some remodeling. Our room was quite a walk from the lobby, which is ok, we broght a flash light. The power is only on during certain hours, but since we had an very early morning ballon ride, they kept our... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying at Amboseli and Naivasha Sopa lodges I knew what to expect from Mara Sopa Lodge. Lodge atmosphere is really good with large bar and restaurant area. Reception area is a bit too small and the way the stairs are built to climb down to the reception and bar can be a bit annoying sometime. You have access to... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This lodge is in bad need of refreshing, especially the rooms. The bathrooms really feel like they need a good scrub down or renovation- they are poorly built. The room design makes then not very private & the walls are paper thin. The amount if stairs in the main entrance, then down into the lounge would be a real problem... More

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Oslo, Norway
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36 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the name says , this is a lodge not a luxury hotel. This does not mean that it is not a nice place but it standards are adjusted to the fact that this is far from any city with electricity. But in my opinion its a bit "rustic" style fits the place. After all what you have come here... More

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Acton, West London
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are a good size and comfortable. The swimming pool is nice, but not heated. The public areas are ok. Sadly I was not that happy with the food and dining arrangments. Each meal was a buffet and the lines could get a bit long at busy times. The food wes ok, but I did not really enjoy any... More

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our Kenyan Safari, we were booked to stay in Mara Sopa Lodge and all of us were highly impressed by the service of the lodge. All of us are Indians and though we like to experiment with local food, we needed our daily dose of Indian cuisine. Astarico (Chef) ensured that for dinner everyday, we got one specially made... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a nicer lodge with great amenities and in a perfect location. It was pretty crowded, but, I mean, it's a hotel. The food was good and the staff was very nice. Sure, the internet was slow but, uhm, you're in Kenya, how much time do you need to be on your electronic device? Nothing better than a safari... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I was highly impressed by the service of the lodge and would compare it to a 7 star hotel. This is all thanks to Daniel (waiter), Astarico (vegetarian chef) and Peter (manager). Daniel was ever smiling and looked after our group well. Astarico accommodated our dietary requirements with delicious meals as our whole group was vegetarian. All meals were scrumptious.... More

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Address: C14, Keekorok, Oloolaimutia valley (Masai Mara Reserve) | Oloolaimutia Gate, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Number of rooms: 90
Also Known As:
Mara Sopa Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Mara Sopa Lodge Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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