We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
You added Serian to your Saves list
4.5 of 5 Lodge   |   C14, Keekorok -Siria Escarpment Masai Mara Reserve-, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Hotel amenities
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Maasai Mara National Reserve
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

76 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
La Jolla, California, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One cannot go wrong at Mara Serian on the river. The staff, drivers and guests were all fantastic. My friend and I wanted places and times for the best photos and our drivers knew exactly how to make that happen. The food was outstanding, the hospitality was superb, the accommodations were perfect: comfortable, spacious, hot showers, working toilets, and what... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stephenville, Texas
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am currently living in Nairobi working for an NGO, so proximity to the Masai Mara for me is luxury that most don't have. But additionally, I can easily choose from many different camps within the Mara or other parks in Kenya. But I do not. I keep returning to the main Mara and Mara North to stay with Serian... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Grand Junction, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at 3 Serian Camps - 6 nights at Serian Serengeti, 3 at Serian Mara and 3 at Nkorombo. All three camps are wonderful with extremely friendly and efficient staffs and in great locations. Serian also has a great policy where each group of guests gets their own vehicle and guide. In some areas having your own guide is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vero Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sated in the scenic Mara Serian camp for three nights in August, 2014. The staff and food were absolutely wonderful: frequently asking is there was anything else that we wanted. Our drivers were so knowledgeable and went the whole nine yards to make sure that we saw all of the big five plus a family of cheetahs and an... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
AlexWalker, Public Relations Manager at Serian, responded to this review

Thanks so much to fran32963 for such a fantastic review - we are thrilled to hear you and your family had such a brilliant time. There really is nowhere quite like the Mara for incredible game-viewing, and we're so happy you had so many unforgettable sightings with our guiding team. Thanks too for your feedback on the lodging - you'll... More

London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Serian North and Nkorombo "Mobile" camp. Both were fantastic. The staff at both camps were great but Serian North were so amazing, we didn't have to ask for anything, they thought of everything and some. The food in both camps were the best I've had in Africa, absolutely gorgeous, I even had to steal one of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

We ended up at both Nkoromobo for a few days and also Serian main Mara camp. Nkoromobo is a delight, well thought out tents, and although it's bucket shower time, the water is hot and 'on demand' thanks to the very attentive Room attendants. The food was fab and Tanya the manager runs a happy ship. We found the position... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We arrived at Serian Camp after being in Nairobi, Borana Lodge in Laikipia and Saruni Samburu in Samburu mid June, 2014. The Mara is very different looking than the other three locations and we relished every place with its people, scenery, culture and animals. When we touched down on our small plane, we were greeted by Dominic, our tremendous guide,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My husband and I spent a few days of our honeymoon at Nkorombo mobile camp followed by a few at Serian camp. The experience was unique and special, (more so for me as I'd never been on safari before, apart from a few days prior in Meru national park). The Masaai staff were incredibly welcoming and friendly and made a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Serian is a unique camp with amazing views of the river and excellent service. We had two personal guides and the use of a private vehicle the whole time that we were there. This alone makes Serian worth visiting. The rest is icing on the cake. There is an outdoor eating area with mature trees forming a canopy over it.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Jose, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My wife and 16 year old son and I spent 3 awesome nights at Nkorombo Serian "Mobile" Tent Camp in early July 2014. The staff and our accommodations were wonderful. We had amazing game viewing, terrific guides and terrific food. Over the 3 nights we saw three leopards, the last of which was carrying a tiny cub. We followed that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Serian? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Serian

Address: C14, Keekorok -Siria Escarpment Masai Mara Reserve-, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Serian 4.5*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Serian Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Serian Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

107 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (75)
Dining (9)
View from room (3)
Hotel & grounds (5)
Bathroom (2)
Room/suite (1)
Pool/beach area (2)
Other (53)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (33)
Dining (2)
Pool/beach area (3)
Room/suite (2)
View from room (1)
Bathroom (2)
Other (23)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Serian

Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby