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Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my third time to the camp and I have to say it was my best safari experience ever. David, the driver is a silver medal guide and showed us everything. He can see for miles and we saw the migration crossing even better than last year. The camp itself is in the Mara North conservancy so we weren't... More 

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Minchinhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stunning location, sensitive to its surroundings. A little gem hidden by the luscious vegetation along the Mara River. Going to sleep and waking up to the enchanting sounds of the many hippos who frequent the river banks. This camp is an experience of a lifetime! Exceptional staff who create a warm friendly environment to enjoy and relax in. Also have... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review .... More 

Louth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From the moment we were picked up by our personal guide, William to the moment we left 4 days later the experience exceeded our expectations. Our safari began the moment the plane landed and as we drove to the camp William's knowledge and friendliness was evident. Winnie met us with a smile as we entered the camp and it never... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review ....Rajan More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here two nights and we loved it. As soon as we walked in, we were escorted to the sitting area overlooking the river and there were hippos, elephants and giraffes right across the river. The staff were very helpful and friendly, and David who was our game drive guide was really great. He is super knowledgeable as well... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review ....Hope to see you again ...Rajan More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Mara River Camp is a hidden gem! While only accessible with a reliable 4x4 vehicle, it was such a pleasure to discover the camp, just as it was advertised on the website. Set right on the banks of the Mara River, with a hippo family to keep you fascinated all day long, very comfortable tents with high quality linen(for me... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for the review we appreciate it. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

This is a small camp, with a fantastic setting, fantastic staff and fantastic atmosphere. I stayed here for two nights and wish I could have stayed longer, myself and two friends had the camp to ourselves for our whole stay. The staff were absolutely superb making sure we were well looked after and entertained - a special mention to the... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you or the review , we will definitely look into the items you have mentioned and loook forward to welcoming you again . More 

Orland Park, Illinois
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

This camp was amazing from check-in to check out. The staff and accommodations were outstanding! This lovely camp, based right in the heart of the Marsh Pride of lions, was arranged by Ideal Africa Safaris and we couldn't have been more pleased. The Mara Riverside location for tents and the deck is perfect. Our server (Moses) was courteous and helpful... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for the review ! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Had great time.....lovely place n friendly staff. ....very nice amd calm place.....very nice view frm camp.....gud comfortable tents ......good food thy made veg meals for us n very tasty.......love to go again same place ......very gud place for all ......

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for the Review , we will look forward to Welcoming you again...!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I picked this camp solely from the reviews on trip advisor and I must say everything was true and exceeded expectations . It's a small intimate camp with very personalized service. It is in a beautiful location overlooking the Mara river. We went to the Mara to celebrate my sisters birthday. The chef even made her a birthday cake and... More 

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Rajan G, Owner at Mara River Camp, responded to this review

Dear Patricia Thank you for your review It was an absolute pleasure to meet and look after your family. Ghai More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent lodge situated next to the river in Mara. Although the camp is located outside the Park, the fact that it is next to the river where you have a chance to see different animals across the river as well, makes this place an attraction. The staff was warm and friendly, the food was great, and the... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mara River Camp is a classic tented camp tucked away on the banks of Mara River. The intimate and relaxed atmosphere gives you the opportunity to enjoy a unique experience in the prime wildlife area of the Maasai Mara.Mara River Camp offers guests an unparalleled setting that is created by combining unique architecture and structure, expressive decor and artistry and magnificent features all in ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mara River Camp

Address: Mara Rianta, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $306 - $569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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