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C14, Keekorok, Oloolaimutia valley (Masai Mara Reserve) | Oloolaimutia Gate, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

we stayed two nights while on safari and enjoyed the staff,food and cleanliness of the hotel. We did not use the pools too cold . The rooms are a bit dated but our room had two double beds and plenty of room. Breakfast was buffet and good variety and dinner was ok. We had the lunch packs which we found... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family (mom/dad & 2 kids-11 & 12 yrs) stayed here for two nights at the beginning of our African adventure in Kenya & Tanzania. The lodge is adjacent to the Maasai Mara National Reserve where we saw all the usual animals to include African buffalo, lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras, etc, etc (no leopard or rhino). Upon arrival, helpful staff... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We visited the hotel 2 nights 3 days and had great experience and saw lots of animals in the tour travel at the Mara Reserve Park. We were disappointed we saw 3 out of the 5" big five" but the leopards and rhinos are almost extinct in this park, as a whole the experience was amazing. The staff were great... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I stayed here as part of the "Africa Classic" tour through Adventure World & Flight Centre. It was the first leg of our 7 day tour. The tour itself was fantastic! However, I used the in-room safe at Mara Sopa Lodge and US$250 was stolen from me and counterfeit US$50 notes put in. I only used the in-room safe at... More 

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We visited this place sometime back with family. The kind of reception we received was wonderful. The food was excellent and on the last day of our stay the staff presented us with a full cake, and sang for us ! The kids were so excited and keep begging to go back. We will definitely be back.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The views from the bar area are breathtaking, but the resort it self needs a little TLC. Compared to the other Sopa Lodges we visited, this one was a little run down. The food is great, catering for every dietary needs The staff can not be faulted, as they are there to happily assist your every need, with their wide... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We have been to mara sopa in month of may and it was bit rainy there but its worth seeing the natural beauty that time but the disadvantages were that animals use to ran away due to rains and its difficult to drive as it gets muddy. But the ambience if the lodge is amazing and worth u are living... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

very good experience. the room was good and the staff also were great. nice bar area and restaurant with great food. the monkey also enjoyed the display of cocktails. very nice place but just thought it lacked a bit of atmosphere compared to other places long the safari root

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Just after a very good stay at Sopa Lodge, Lake Naivasha we moved on to Masai Mara. Much more run down and not really maintained over the years. The view from the various terraces is now a days completely hidden by the high vegetation = NO view at all. Rooms certainly not up to standard as well as very old... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here just recently and had a great opportunity to explore the Mara. The road from the highway is bumpy to say the least and when you get to the Park gate this lodge is just around the corner, again on a very bumpy road. Room and food were great and would definitely recommend a stay here. A little out... 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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