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andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

C12 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Having lived in Zambia for several years, frequently visiting South Luangwa National Park, this was my first trip to the Maasai Mara and while the knowledge and friendliness of the guides was not quite up to Zambian standards, the overall level of service was very good. The location is excellent, being just outside the reserve boundary but so close you'd... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I visited the Mara as part of an Incentive group from Tata India .The event was organized by the incentives coordinate Jomandie Dempers from andbeyond. I had three most amazing days. We ballooned, breakfast, lunched, dinner under the stars, it was unforgettable. The arrangements were state of the art. The hospitality was heart melting. The complete experience was like a... More

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bucks
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We booked this safari using Julius at www.julius-safaris.com has office in Diani Beach area 3rd time of using and he has never disappointed us.You pay deposit and the rest on return from trip that is honesty for you. Kichwa Tembo tented camp is the most amazing experience ever,we were picked up by Sammi our driver for our stay and what... More

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Had the pleasure of staying at Kichwa Tembo at the start of Feb 2014. It was perfect, from start to end. Firstly, our guide Sammie was fabulous. Very knowledgeable, funny and personable. We were lucky enough to pretty much have him to ourselves the whole time we were there. Nothing was too much trouble for him and he is a... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

My wife and I recently visited the Masi Mara and this was our forst experience in Africa and with tenting. The accommodation was good and the food reasonable. THe location of the lodge within the reserve is excellent and you are up front and personal with all the animals. THe staff were excellent.

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Safwa, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I am a returning guest to KT, I understand that they are currently going through a total renovation for the whole camp, so my review will be as per the other things I've seen and which I liked even better than the first time I was there which was in August 2012. The staff is just super super friendly without... More

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Rockville, MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I recently stayed for 2 nights with my husband and other friends and family members. I have to say I have mixed feelings about Kichwa Tembo. I was a bit sad to find out the pool was closed for renovation. First the positive things: I loved the tents and overall ambiance of the place. This makes for an authentic experience... More

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Torquay
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Kichwa Tembo is a wonderful place with comfortable tents, attentive staff, wonderful meals and a swimming pool which is refreshing after being out on safari. We saw loads of animals (including pygmy rhinos) and the driver |(Luke) was very knowledgable. We met some lovely truck and camp mates, the two laides from Michigan - please get in touch, Pat and... More

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Highland, Utah
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Kichwa Tembo is a delightful property in the Mara of Kenya. A short flight from Wilson Airport in Nairobi. The tented camp has well appointed "tents" with hardwood floors, hit water, and flush toilets. Comfortable beds. I loved the hot water bottles for warm they tucked into the covers each night. Meals are great. Safari experience is top notch. I... More

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Darwin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

This camp was recommended by a family member who had stayed there and we were certainly very happy with it. In fact I was quite shocked to read it's not Trip Advisor's #1 Masai Mara camp and can't see why not. From the moment you are collected at the Kichwa Tembo airstrip, the welcome begins. Freshly plunged coffee and biscuits,... More

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Additional Information about andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

Also Known As:
Kichwa Tembo Tented Safari Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Kichwa Tembo Tented Safari Camp Hotel
AndBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
Address: C12 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #50 of 109 Specialty lodging in Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Masai Mara Tented Camp is set on a private wilderness concession leased from Maasai landlords in the legendary Masai Mara. Situated where forest and savanna meet, these elegant, spacious safari tents boast some of the most magnificent views of the Masai Mara, especially from the large swimming pool. • 40 ensuite safari tents (28 classic and 12 luxury)• Lodge swimming pool• Safari Shop• Wifi in guest area, reception and Safari Shop• Great Migration, kongoni, topi, elephant, buffalo, giraffe, lion and cheetah ... more   less 

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