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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Let me start by saying that my trip was wonderful and we’d likely go back to mara concord as it a wonderful place to stay!! Very clean rooms. i enjoyed stay next to the MARA River and amazing friendly staff always there to help you anytime and a good manager and food wise it is good but needs improvement and...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed October 16, 2016

iam surprised to see very few reviews of such a beautiful property...and more surprised to see 2 negative reviews way back in 2008 when management was different.... WILDBEAST LODGE is now taken over by concord group of hotels.... and they have kept their reputation... LOCATION - situated in lemek conservancy adjoining mara north conservancy known for rich wildlife...this lodge is...

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1Thank Shaki S
Reviewed July 23, 2015

The mara wildebeest resort is located 10 meter from river mara with his hippo's. A very nice place and view. The resort is well done organized by mr. Neugebauer and his wife. There is water-management (eco). The rooms are very clean and in good "condition" The meals are excellent. The staff ist friendly. It is only 30 kilometers from Masaai...

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Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Reviewed January 22, 2015

Well, we have resided in this lodge on 1st of January 2015. Nice accommodation, cosy rooms, very convenient location – only 30 km to Maasai Mara National Park. The cottages are placed right on the high bank of Mara river, so you can behold big hippo family right from view point near the cottages. Especially I would like to point...

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Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed August 13, 2014

The new Wildebeest resort is simply the best place to stay at the Mara. It's right next to the river..amazing view. The Hippo view point is well placed the hippos are just right next to the cottages if you wake up early you get to see the massive creatures outside the water. The ambiance is relaxing good food, friendly staff...

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1Thank Kaynyangirl
England
Reviewed April 23, 2009

African Safari Club promises when you visit Mara Buffalo camp as part of their safari tours that you'll be seeing animals in the "world famous Mara reserve". Well, don';t be fooled! The world famous Mara National Reserve is 30 km south of Buffalo camp! Instead you'll be driven around the Lemek Koyaki Ranch which is outside the Mara Reserve and...

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4Thank Jackson82
derby
Reviewed July 29, 2008

We stayed at the Buffalo Mara for three days as part of a seven night safari.We had previously spent over twenty weeks on safaris and this was by far the cheapest, so our expectations were not high, but we could not have been more wrong!The flight was exciting,the accommodation,though basic, was comfortable and within minutes of arriving we were sittiing...

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2Thank DerbyWildman
Leamington Spa
Reviewed June 19, 2008

Our stay at the Mara Buffalo Camp was amazing. The individual lodges are comfortable, staff are friendly and the food was really nice! Admittedly the showers in the camp are not ideal but I went on safari to see animals and that was my main priority. The camp itself is on the river ....... home to a large family of...

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3Thank Lily4567
County Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed August 6, 2007

Buffalo camp fantastic experience. Murphy celt ireland 7 AUG 2007 Got back from kenya last week what a fantastic trip,our best holiday ever + we ve been to nearly 30 countries. Stayed at the flamingo hotel also did the mysterious zanzibar cruise, hotel + cruise were brilliant. The massai mara safari was superb ,the buffalo camp was right on the...

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1Thank premierman
Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 1, 2007

Terrible organisation. Safaris a joke. Food terrible. Masai Mara was supposed to be the highlight of our holiday but this camp was the low- light!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mara Wildebeest Resort is an idyllic resort tucked at the banks of River Mara on the eastern edge of the world-famous Maasai Mara National Reserve. It is located on a pristine natural environment with 66 African-themed cottages just 10 meters from the swishing waters of River Mara. From the porch of your cottage, you can spy on crocodiles and hippos going about their business in the river. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mara Wildebeest Resort

Address: Narok, Kenya (Formerly Mara Buffalo Camp)
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Narok
Price Range: $43 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 66
Also Known As:
Mara Wildebeest Resort Kenya/Narok
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“best views, best rooms, best staff, Rooms facing the mara river, best prices”
 of 5 bubbles DjKishan, Dec 27, 2016 | Read review
“ask for a cottage near hippo pool”
 of 5 bubbles 531shakeels, Oct 16, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same, though #53-#55 are close to hippo view point”
 of 5 bubbles Oskanov, Jan 22, 2015 | Read review
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