We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveler (498)
Room & Suite (126)
Video
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Visit hotel website
E-mail hotel
Talek, C14, Maasai Mara National Reserve 00100 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Private Balcony
3 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit hotel website
Offers from Basecamp Masai Mara
Offers & Announcements:10% off on Accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Feb 3Feb 4
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from $433.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Maasai Mara National Reserve hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0a1f127d25954e91b0ba7df527b13939", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":472057,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[51714727],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":2,"year":2019},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":2,"year":2019},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":433,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0a1f127d25954e91b0ba7df527b13939","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":443,"lowestMetaPrice":433,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":443,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":443,"lowestMetaPrice":433,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":443,"hotelName":"Basecamp Masai Mara","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBhMWYxMjdkMjU5NTRlOTFiMGJhN2RmNTI3YjEzOTM5IiwiQUlLIjoiODZkNGU2MDVjODQ2NDllYjliODg4NTZhY2EyNDNiMzIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "02/03/2019", "checkOut": "02/04/2019", "lowestPrice": "$433", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"51714727":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (407)
Filter reviews
293 results
Traveler rating
259
26
7
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
259
26
7
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews base camp eagle view masai mara the river game drives domestic airport local women female guide nairobi office walking safari national park amazing experience great safari two nights local community outdoor shower animals grazing
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 293 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything is great, from the wildlife setting of the camp, the tents, the food and of course the staff that does everything for an amazing experience. Game drives are great and our guide Manfred who was very knowledgeable helped us see the big 5 in...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Adau92
Response from Basecamp K, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 1 week ago

Dear Adau, We certainly appreciate your feedback about your recent stay with us and are pleased that you enjoyed our accommodations, as well as the service from our team! It's our highest priority to keep a high level of satisfaction to all our guests. Rest...More

Property's Favorite Review
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Maasai Mara and the stay at Basecamp Explorer proved to be everything we expected and more. The camp itself is ecofriendly and sustainable, yet luxurious. Very friendly staff, high deegree of service and top level of security and respect for the fact that they welcome...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Atomte
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded February 12, 2018

Dear Atomte, We thank you for staying with us at Basecamp and we value your feedback. On behalf of our entire staff, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your compliments on our Camps and always helpful staff, indeed all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wild life is fantastic and the guide delivers. This time Steve took us around and we hope to see him again. The camps are good. The food is getting better, but they still have a bit to go to call it gourmet. They have...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Anne-Berit
Response from Basecamp K, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anne, We thank you for staying with us at Basecamp and we value your feedback. On behalf of the entire staff, we would like to thank you for having chosen Basecamp Masai Mara as your destination. We also thank you for taking your time...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a fantastic stay at both Eagle View and Masai Mara when we went to Kenya for our honeymoon. Our guide, Manfred, was the perfect guide and he learned us alot about the area and the animals, as well as being...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Endre S
Response from Basecamp K, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Endre, Thank you so much for having chosen Basecamp Eagle View as your destination. We were very happy to host you as our guest and more so appreciate your positive comments about our accommodation and services. We are also glad that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed 3 nights/4 days at Basecamp Masai Mara and were very impressed with the quality of food and experiences. Opting for a night game drive, breakfast on the Savannah, cultural tour (Masai village visit) and walking Safari - our hilarious guide,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank asherdtravels
Response from Basecamp K, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at our camps and for the positive reviews. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed everything from the excellent service to our outstanding accommodation units, food, safari activities and community visits. We take pride in taking...More

View more reviews
About
Description
Basecamp Masai Mara provides 17 spacious and luxurious tents, bordering the Masai Mara National Reserve, on a lush peninsula in the Talek River, with spectacular views of the savannah. You have your own veranda More overlooking the river, bathroom en-suite with a hot solar heated shower open to the sky. Enjoy the amazing wildlife from your tent, the fig-tree platform, or in the open-air bar - a responsible approach to the classic safari Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$291 - $513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Basecamp Masai Mara Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
,
Basecamp Masai Mara Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
Location
Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$291 - $513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Basecamp Masai Mara Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
,
Basecamp Masai Mara Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
Location
Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Photos
Traveler (498)
Room & Suite (126)
Dining (33)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 nearby hotels
Mara Leisure Camp
303 reviews
2.56 miles away
Azure Mara Haven
62 reviews
2.86 miles away
Porini Mara Camp
446 reviews
8.01 miles away
Sarova Mara Game Camp
1,256 reviews
8.90 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Serengeti Sunset Restaurant
1 review
46.56 miles away
The Fair Hills
1 review
47.50 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 30 nearby attractions
Mara Naboisho Conservancy
172 reviews
9.98 miles away
Ol Kinyei Conservancy
153 reviews
20.14 miles away
Mara Triangle
725 reviews
13.72 miles away
Mara River
1,780 reviews
9.02 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
bbodenmiller
August 29, 2018|
Answer
Response from davefwd | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, did not log in for a while .... they do have laundry facilities.
0
Votes
familytravellersgo
August 6, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Atomte | Reviewed this property |
Yes
0
Votes
Google Translation
Rtownoflondon
July 31, 2018|
Answer
Response from Basecamp K | Property representative |
Hi, The horse rides are carried out in Mara Naboisho Conservancy and not in the Masai Mara National Reserve. We tailor make all our safari programs. Please get in touch with us on email and we shall be happy to help... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"The Obama Room at Basecamp is the best, but all rooms have fantastic settings"
leotony
Oct 1, 2018
Read review
"All rooms are fabulous but Wilderness camp- very special."
carolinehart
Aug 22, 2018
Read review
"Ask for tents 1-3 - these are more private, overlooks the river"
davefwd
Jul 29, 2018
Read review
"all rooms are perfect - tent number 9 was where the Obamas stayed"
Llyrik
Apr 19, 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing