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Tipilikwani Masai Mara Camp

C14 Keekorok -Masai Mara Reserve- | Parklands Road off Waiyaki Way, PO Box 42475, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by the camp. We traveled with our 2 boys and they too were impressed by the tents. Tiled bath floors, Roman bath tubs, rain showers and adjoining rooms were welcomed. The tents were adequately protected from bugs. The staff ensured our safety and were very accommodating. Service was exceptional. The location is perfect for Masai Mara... More 

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Dear L. Thomas, thank you for the kind remarks about your stay at our Tipilikwani Mara Camp. We are happy that you enjoyed your time there and we look forward to hosting you at this and our other camps should you visit Kenya again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We found Tilipikwani mara camp very calm, cozy and clean.rooms are very cutely arranged n equipped with necessary items. staffs r very co operative, caring n kids friendly.our experience with our two small kids is very pleasant n relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We just returned from two nights at Tipilikwani Camp - 4 adults, 5 children and it was hands-down a wonderful experience. Our 2nd trip to the Mara, Tipilikwani Camp was absolutely delightful.The camp is very clean, beautiful, quiet, small and the food provided is fresh and served in perfect portions. The service was true African Hospitality - personal - not... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

we stayed 2 nights at this property and it was indeed a wonderful experience. we flew in from Nairobi on air Kenya to the Olkiombo airstrip in the Maasai Mara. on the flight, we were the 3rd stop, so please remember where you're told to disembark. once you get off the plane, go to the back of the plane to... More 

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Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

First of all the entire hotel experience (tented hotel) was great despite the roars of the lions outside our tent (phew - when we understood that the sound of the roar travels from 5KM!!). The hotel / accommodation was first class - hot water, turn down service (thanks Regina!!), no mosquitoes to speak off and the cleanliness of the rooms.... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The camp is close to the Talek gate. It take around 15-20m to enter the gate from this place. Lot of birds at this place. Looks very wild and you can hear the sound of hyenas at night. The rooms are big and enough charging stations in the room to charge your equipment. The place becomes cold during night and... More 

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Nairobi
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Tipilikwani tented camp a most fabulous place to stay,although just on the outskirts of the Maasai Mara still very easy to access through the talek gate.although for me the mattress a little hard I still slept very well,tent very roomy and clean,although the electricity goes off at night time at 11 comes back on at 4am,you have to remember that... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The camp is set close to the Sekenani and Talek gates (Use Talek if driving as the road is way better). There place has an awesome hanging bridge to access the lodge crossing the Talek river. The rooms are very spacious, comfortable and tastefully furnished reminiscent of days long gone when explorers came to Africa. The meals are A la... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

beautiful place, the rooms were camp style but eloquently done, the food was delicious and the employees were very helpful and attentive, no complaints, everythingwas taken care of a must stay @ masaimara

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Chicago, Illinois
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We lucked out because the great migration started early this year and on the Mara we saw animals from one horizon to the other. Absolutely amazing. This tented camp was clean, our tent was spacious, the food was really very good, our Masai guide was really exceptional, and we saw so many animals. The only problem is that to reach... More 

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