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Sarova Mara Game Camp

5.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00200, Kenya
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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I read most of the Sarova before I booked. Nothing could have prepared me. What a fantastic place with great people. Arriving at the airport we were met by Anthony, our guide for the 3 days, cold juice and snack at hand. Anthony asked us if we would mind quickly going to see a leopard his friend had told him... More

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Sarova Mara was our last stop on our Kenyan tour. We enjoyed the other small properties all over and found the Sarova Mara too big and too spread out. The vegetarian food was good but the service could have been better. We were in the club tents which were really far and a long, lonely walk away especially with... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on many safaris but this was the first to the Mara during the migration. I don't stay at hotel size safari camps, but we booked last minute. We were lucky to time the trip with the start of the migration and saw plenty of wildlife: lions, cheetah, elephants, leopard, jackal, vultures, gazelle, topi and of course tonnes... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, It was a pleasure hosting you and even more so that you enjoyed every moment with us. We do hope that you will be back yet again to experience the migration spectacle. Thank you. More

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This game camp is not the very best that is available but very good value for the price. More luxurious camps offer more personalised service and cater for far fewer guests and are generally more "exotic" in their facilities and location and because they often allow for animals to wander through them. Sleeping accommodation in the "club tents" was almost... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks you for having chosen to stay with us though at short notice. We have noted your feedback and appreciate what you bargained for. at Sarova Mara Game Camp we have a total of 75 tents (20 Club, 2 family and 51 Standard). This may have been larger than the smaller camps with much less people that you... More

Brussels, Belgium
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I suposse it depends the level of comfort you want. My main problem was cold. The first day when we arrive it was cold and since the tents are in the shade they were quite damp. They put hot bottle waters in the beds at night but I found getting in and out of bed rather unpleasant. The following day... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, It was nice of you having chosen to stay with us during your stay in the mara this July. It was a pleasure hosting you. We thank you for your review as it gives us a chance to improve on our services. We have taken note of the areas that did not meet your expectations in regard to... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Marvellous Room in the form of luxury camp. Very clean bathroom and very nice room. We stayed two nights at the Sarova Mara, and the were amazed by the room. Service was excellent throughout and this was the case for all the hotels we visited in Kenya. Food was good and felt like it's repetitive as we had similar food... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to give feedback on your stay with us. We do value your candid feedback as it goes a long way in making us improve. We are delighted by the very encouraging review and we have taken note of areas where we did not meet your expectations and will do everything to turn this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was fortunate enough to visit the Sarova Mara Game Camp with my family for my first safari on my first trip to Africa. We were only on site for just over 48 hours, but the action never stopped. There is only one restaurant on site, but the chefs are exceptional. The variety suited my 6ft 3in brother, and my... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for having chosen SWarova Mara Game Lodge for your stay during your visit to the maasai Mara. We are honoured to get such a lovely account of your breathtaking feedback on your experience with us. The team highly appreciates this and we sincerely look forward to your return. Karibu tena. More

Melbourne, Australia
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25 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful camp - stunning rooms, amazing cuisine, great guides (thanks Peter and Anthony - you were the best!) BUT one of our group had medication taken from their room. While staff members were scouring their tent to find it (it was not there - it had been thrown out or taken by the turn-down service) a ring belonging to her... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, It was indeed a pleasure hosting your group during your recent visit to the Maasai Mara. We are happy that you had a 'WOW' experience as from your review. We thank you so very much for this. However, from your review, your also express dissapointment in certain areas which we would like to shed some light on. At... More

Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very luxurious, amazing food and catering even for veggies. Gorgeous swimming pool. Fantastic staff, good entertainment and great night game viewing even from inside the park. The Masai Mara is surely unrivalled in Africa for wildlife. Our guide Abdi Latif was the best we'd ever had. The only problem is the slight insecure feeling as you can't 'lock' your tent,... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, It was a pleasure hosting you and even more that we did meet your expectation. The team is highly encouraged by your feedback as it goes a long way in motivating the team to raise the bar. We look forward to your earliest return and assure you of yet another 'refreshing african experience'. Asante sana! More

Kanpur, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed at cottage no 74 and 75 right at the end of resort requiering lots of walking but these cottages about 10 are the biggest and the best. very spacious well plannned huge bathrooms veranda inthe front. excellent is the word. however as with my other reviews of hotels in kenya you also need to provide more drinking water... More

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for taking time to send this positive and encouraging review. We are happy that our club tents exceeded your expectations. Indeed we do have 20 club tents, 2 family tents and 51 standard tents. This gives clients the variety to choose from. We have also taken note of the areas that you feel we could... More

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Address: C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Mara Game Camp 5*
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Nothing quite captures the true spirit of East Africa, like a safari in Kenya’s richest game reserve, the Maasai Mara. Sarova Mara Game Camp offers front seats to nature’s most breathtaking show - the wildebeest migration. The endless plains of East Africa are the setting for the world’s greatest wildlife spectacle where, from the vast Serengeti plains to the champagne colored hills of Kenya’s Maasai Mara, over 1.4 million wildebeest and 200,000 zebra and gazelle, relentlessly tracked by Africa’s great predators, migrate in a clockwise fashion over 1,800 miles each year in search of rain ripened grass. Sarova Mara Game Camp is well positioned to enjoy this unique phenomenon. The rolling plains around the Camp are teeming with wildebeest, gazelles and zebras, during the migration months and the Camp is situated right in the center of their migration path. Sarova Mara Game Camp is also the ideal choice for those seeking a richer experience of Maasai Mara that goes much beyond just game drives. By virtue of its location and layout, the Camp offers an unparalleled plethora of activities and experiences from luxury tented living to bird-watching, mini golf, sport fishing and a unique insight into the Maasai culture at the adjoining Maasai village. ... more   less 
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