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C12 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I stayed at Kichwa Tembo at the end of our Africa trip and it was the perfect choice. We were met at the airstrip by friendly staff who greeted us by name and had a beautiful afternoon tea set up for us prior to riding to the camp. The remodeled camp is stunning. Definitely has the feel... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew into the small dirt airstrip and was met by Jackson, our driver/guide with hot drinks, nuts, dried fruit and biscuits. Jackson was a amazing, knowledgeable and funny. On our 20 min trip to our camp we saw 16 different animals and 3 bird species, we thought we could go home now, we've seen it all already, but we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The camp, food, service, game drives wer beyond our expectations. Maggie is such a wonderful General Manager. She went above and beyond to make us feel like her personel guests! Our cabin butler Joshua was just wonderful. He was pleasant, professional and aimed to please. Akatch our safari driver was truely the best. Fun and always put our saftey first.... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kichwa Tembo was our second stop on our 50th Anniversary trip. OK, we really took it on our 46th Anniversary, but... The trip was arranged by Maureen Stover at Go2Africa, who really did a great job - and at a great price. I investigated about 12 companies doing safaris, and saw others with the same itinerary but double the price.... More

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San Antonio, TX, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never said, "Wow!" as many times as I did at the Kichwa Yembo Tented Camp. From the initial crossing from the small airport to the tented camp on the edge of a lush bushy area, we saw 30+ species of animals and birds with the help of a guide. The excitement never let up from that point on.... More

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Aurora, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My wife and I just finished 5 days and 4 nights at the breathtaking Kichwa Tembo resort in the Masai Mara region of Kenya. We were there from July 17-21, 2014. The trip was absolutely out of this world and I would recommend this hotel and destination to anyone looking to do safari in Kenya. Tour operator: We booked our... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

After a scenic flight in eagle territory and a brief stopover at Mara North Airport we arrived at the private Kichwa Tembo Airport. At about a mile from the strip, the brand new camp was remotely visible across the lush plains separating the two. Just during this initial brief encounter we were already able to spot the plentifull wildlife grazing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I'm a travel writer who travels a lot. Mostly to amazing places and exceptional properties. Of all the places I've stayed at nothing has come close to andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp. I still think of our lovely room steward Nasiti who woke us for our game drive each morning with a silver pot of tea and biscuits, and placed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

My friends and I stayed at this property back in February. I was thoroughly impressed with the service right when we got off the plane, there were snacks and drinks awaiting us. We has Joseph (Kema) as our driver who has over a decade of experience as a guide. He made the trip for us. He knew where to find... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

My grandmother stayed here more than 20 times before her death. I went for the first time this year and can honestly say that it was one of the best experiences of my life. My guide, Robert, was amazing. My room steward, Nasiti, was perfect. My server, Charlie, taught me a bunch of Swahili when I told him I wanted... More

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Address: C12 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Kichwa Tembo Tented Safari Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
AndBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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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. ... more   less 
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