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Mara Ngenche Safari Camp

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Amazed to see the kind of luxury provided in middle of the Jungle. It has being an ultimate experience for us. The animals right near our camp. The gromping of Hippos in night & their sight right outside our tent. All simply amazing. From the security guys in the camp, the food, other staffs, the chef, Paul the manager, all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for three nights and it was a true experience of a lifetime. Just ten luxury tents so personal service was amazing. Solar electricity for charging and lights. Running hot water. Excellent food for all three meals and Steven is a fantastic server! Milton was our guide and took such great care of us -... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

It was our pleasure hosting you, we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your gracious review of Mara Ngenche Safari Camp. We look forward to hosting you again in future. We also have other camps on Nakuru and Samburu that we are sure you would find equally enjoyable. More 

Plymouth
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

SIMPLY WONDERFUL , HEAVEN ON EARTH, Beautiful lodge, fantastic staff, wonderful food,fabulous luxury tents,Safari trips wonderful, fantastic helpful guide. Resident elephants etc, walk around camp,magical . Lucky to have stayed at several Maria lodges, this is one of the best. Would return in a heart beat.

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judebaraza, operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

It was our pleasure hosting you at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp. It is our hope that we shall see you again in the near future and we look forward to that visit. Thank you for your wonderful review. More 

Nairobi
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54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ngenche is set at the joining of two rivers the Mara and the Talek, beautiful location with the sound and sights of hippos just below you. Paul the manager was very welcoming as were the other staff. The tents are indeed luxury and the bath excellent feature to have after a long dusty game drive, they are also very well... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

Thank you you for your detailed review of our camp. It was our pleasure hosting you at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp. As an organization we take all our guest comments very seriously and assure you that all the areas of concern that you raised and were noted and where neccessary addressed. We hope that you will be traveling to the... More 

Fruit Heights, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned home on Saturday from Kenya. It’s hard to put into words how impressed all of us were with Ngenche Camp. Everything was perfect!!! Paul and the staff were truly amazing and provided better service than I could have ever imagined. The facilities were 5 star. The location on the Mara river and the abundance of animals was truly... More 

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judebaraza, Operations manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our camp. We truly appreciate your comments and are glad that you enjoyed your stay at Mara Ngenche Safari camp. We look forward to hosting you again on your next visit to Kenya. More 

The Hague
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We spend a long weekend in Mara Ngenche tented camp. This place is uniquely positioned in the pocket where the Mara and Talek rivers meet. With just 10 tented accommodations, the attention and hospitality for the guests is simply outstanding. The tents have standard of a five star hotel room and services the same levels. Food is above all expectations.... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

Your review is highly appreciated, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our Mara Ngenche Camp. It is out hope that you will be visiting us again and look forward to hosting you. We have other properties in Samburu and Nakuru that we are sure you would enjoy equally. More 

Mombasa
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were a family of seven with 2 children under 8. We enjoyed our stay very much. Big thanks to the entire Ngenche team, they are an excellent team. Our hotel guide and driver Joseph made the trip very memorable by showing us the best of Mara. We will surely be back. I highly recommend Ngenche for families with children... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Mara Ngenche Camp. We are glad that your stay was enjoyable and memorable. We look forward to hosting you on your next visit. We have other properties in Samburu and Nakuru that we are sure you would enjoy More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

The Mara Ngenche hotel is sitting with natures finest , located close to the banks of the river . I don't think anyone can imagine in their conscious mind an exclusive, luxurious , and breath taking place such as the Mara Ngenche Hotel. The food and service was beyond my expectations , further more , the chef was kind enough... More 

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judebaraza, Operations at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed and wonderful review of our camp. It was our pleasure hosting you at Mara Ngenche Safari camp and we look forward to doing the so again in future. You can also visit our other camps in Samburu and Nakuru. More 

Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

I'm sorry I didn't write this sooner! We visited the Mara Ngenche in late August 2015 and were blown away by how wonderful everything was. The manager Paul was so welcoming and all the staff were easy and friendly and made us feel so comfortable. They made us feel like family and never like tourists. The tent was beautiful and... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

We are grateful for your wonderful review and glad that you enjoyed your stay at our camp. It is our hope that we will have the opportunity of hosting you again at this or our other camps in Samburu and Nakuru. More 

Harrow
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

We were down at the ngenche with the family of 4 during Easter and we had a memorable stay. Paul and his team have done a fantastic job in ensuring their guests needs are looked after very well. Gordon and Steven work really hard to ensure all your meals are as your requirements. The tents are huge and well equipped,... More 

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judebaraza, Operations Manager at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at our camp. Thank you for your wonderful review. We hope that we will have the opportunity of hosting you again at Mara Ngenche Safari Camp or at our other camps in Samburu and Nakuru. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a spectacular location in the heart of the Masai Mara, lies this small, intimate, luxurious and elegant Camp. Well hidden in the beautiful greenery of riverine forest, Mara Ngenche Safari Camp offers panoramic views over the confluence of the Mara and Talek Rivers overlooking a hippo pool that is always busy with these beautiful large animals with crocodiles always in close proximity. The 10 spacious well appointed tents are en-suite and decorated with an amazing fusion of modern African decor with old world charm. Each tent is partially enclosed in its own "Boma." has a large four poster king size bed or two queen size beds, offers wonderful view on the river and is equipped with a large bath tub and outside shower. Mara Ngenche Safari Camp is unfenced and is designed to allow the exciting movement of animals through the grounds offering an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere for experiencing the full adventure of the African bush. In addition each tent has its own private plunge pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mara Ngenche Safari Camp

Address: Pio Gama Pinto Road Westlands, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya (Formerly Mara Ngenche Luxury Tented Camp)
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $757 - $918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mara Ngenche Safari Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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