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“game drives”(68 reviews)
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This February we stayed the second time at Encounter Mara and like a year ago we experienced 3 perfect days with exiting game drives (thanks to our guide Wilson), delicious food, romantic sundowners and very hospitable management and staff. Thanks to the whole team!

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded March 5, 2017

Hello Petra, Thank you so much for your lovely review - we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and would love to welcome you back! Warmest wishes, The Encounter Mara Team

Reviewed February 13, 2017

We had a truly magical experience at Encounter Mara. It's particularly well run, Jenny, Andrew and Sammy have it down to perfection. We were made to feel so welcome and all of the staff played a part in that, from the "wake up" tea and...More

Thank MittsLondon
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded March 5, 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to put together such a lovely review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us and would love to welcome you back! Warmest wishes, The Encounter Mara Team

Reviewed February 12, 2017

It was my first time in Maasai Mara and they went the extra mile to ensure I had a fabulous time. The sightings I had were amazing and, in addition to all the other animals, they also have a resident lioness inside the camp with...More

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded March 5, 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to put together such a lovely review, it is so lovely to hear that you had such a great time. We would love to welcome you back! Warmest wishes, The Encounter Mara Team

Reviewed February 10, 2017

We spent 4 days at Encounter Mara in January. We loved the coffee and tea wakeup calls in the morning. The flexibility or each day was great. So nice to be able to decide what time we would go out each day. Especially wonderful was...More

Thank breaker21
Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded March 5, 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to put together such a lovely review, it is so lovely to hear that you had such a great time. We would love to welcome you back! Warmest wishes, The Encounter Mara Team

Reviewed February 10, 2017

We spent 4 nights at Encounter Mara, and every moment was exceptional. The game drives were brilliant with our guide Benjamin. Our morning safari included breakfast on the open plain and the afternoon safari included wine and snacks as we watched the sunset. The meals...More

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Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded March 5, 2017

Hello Barb, Wow, thank you for writing such a lovely review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us and would love to welcome you back! Hopefully with some really amazing sightings once again. Warmest wishes, The Encounter Mara Team

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csmToronto
January 5, 2018|
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Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
Hello, In August afternoon temperatures reach an agreeable 25°C/77°F, but the cold can hang around in the evenings and early mornings when temperatures of around 12°C/54°F are common. Guided morning and evening game drives... More
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"The rooms were perfect!"
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"Our room was palatial in size and comfort and amenities. Bring your own robe everything else is supplied."
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"All the tents are good"
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