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Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Tents are sparse but comfortable. The hippos are not more than 50 yards from your tent flap - you hear them walking by at night during their nocturnal feeding. Dinners are family style and excellent - food and service top quality. The Masai guide was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Context: Experienced traveler, serious amateur photographer, About: Serian Nkorombo Camp. This is the one in the main park. Overall: Excellent experience. Serien employees were constantly thinking ahead of what I might want or need and worked hard to ensure I had a perfect safari. Camp:...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

I think the title says it all. We stayed in four different styles of camp on our Safari. Serian's Nkorombo was probably the cheapest but it was our favourite. I do like my luxuries but when in Africa I actually prefer things to be a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

We had a great stay and safari at the Serian Nkorombo camp located on the banks of the Mara river. The accommodations and food were solid and the staff made it a great place to stay. The camp managers (Fred and Sophie) do a solid...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JJJNYC34
Reviewed September 3, 2017

We spent three nights at Serian Nkorombo and wished we could just there more often. The situation is perfect for river crossings close by but its tranquil and the staff are fantastic. Would not hesitate in recommending it to anyone. THANKS SO SO MUCH!!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 10, 2017

The Nagre Serian is across the Mara River from Alex Walker's Serian resort. It is UNIQUE: only 4 luxury tents found across a suspension bridge. The service, rooms, food were all impeccable. The dog Wifi comes for a visit. Hippos enjoy the pools in the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

You can always trust The Whirled Traveler to give you the skinny, and I have some serious dish to share! I simply cannot say enough good things about the Serian camps. We stayed one week in the Serian Original, and one in Nkorombo. Both were...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed March 14, 2016

Spent 2 nights at Alex Walker's Serian - Mara North Conservancy & 1 night at Nkorombo. Great location by the river. All tents were spaced out to give adequate privacy to guests, with nice outdoor bathrooms. Hosts - Adrian, Roisin, Sofi & Tanya were brilliant....More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed September 14, 2015

We spent 5 nights at Alex Walker's Serian Tent Camp in Northern Serengeti in early Sept 2015. This camp also moves to the Southern Serengeti in November when the migration moves back to the South Serengeti. We formerly stayed at Serian Camp Massai Mara in...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ken O
Reviewed January 25, 2013

We're just back from our Safari trip to Kenya. It was amazing. We booked the tour through Nairobi-based tour operator Sandrage Safaris. It couldn't have been organized better. George tailored the trip exactly to our wishes and our budget. We were picked up from the...More

Date of experience: January 2013
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Response from ilana613 | Reviewed this property |
I have never travelled to Africa in November so I can't answer that question although I suspect that there are always a wealth of animals around that area no matter what season it is. Regarding whether it is too strenuous I... More