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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable and extremly nice and children-friendly stafft. Arrow shooting included! Just next to the National Park, with great animals. We absolutely enjoyed staying at basecamp and would love to come back anytime.More

Thank marille965
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 1 week ago

Hi Marille, 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

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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

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 April 20, 2018

Me and My 17 year old son experienced this camp. We had the Perfect female guide called Lorna. She took us to see cheetah, leopard, lions, elephants, all your heart could desire. Perfect service, beautiful surroundings. We staid at the Obama tent. Great stay, great...More

Thank trinebull
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded April 22, 2018

Dear Guest, 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! Indeed, getting the opportunity to watch as the wild animals go about their day in their...More

Reviewed April 19, 2018

Perfect. Just perfect. Base Camp is in every way just excellent. The people, the food, the tents, the looks on the Mara. The people there just take care of every need you have. The tents are en suite with bathroom and shower and outdoor shower...More

Thank Llyrik
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded April 22, 2018

Dear Llyrik, We appreciate having taken your time to review our camp and for your positive comments regarding your stay. Basecamp Team is delighted to know that we could meet all your expectation. We also appreciate your compliments on our camp's amenities and always helpful...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018

We went there with a big group of 40 people, and had a wonderful stay at all 4 camps. The staff is all trough so friendly and helpful, the guides so knowledgeable - we learned so much! The food is super, even for me as...More

Thank Nina Ø
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded April 6, 2018

Dear Nina, 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

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nancy m
May 26, 2018|
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Response from BasecampKenya | Property representative |
Hi Nancy, Thank you for getting in touch with us. Please note there are no compulsory vaccinations required for entry to Kenya unless you are arriving from an area infected with Yellow Fever, in which case a Certificate of... More
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sue304
May 25, 2018|
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Hi Sue, Thank you for getting in touch with us. At Basecamp Masai Mara all our tents are all built along the banks of the Talek River, the natural border to the Maasai Mara National Reserve. The dense riverbed foliage... More
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charlieCornwall
October 15, 2017|
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Dear Charlie, Thank you for getting in touch with us. Note we can arrange for you to have a Riverview tent closest to the bridge. Please get in touch with us directly through email and let us know the dates you have... More
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"all rooms are perfect - tent number 9 was where the Obamas stayed"
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"ask for a tent on the river if possible, but in the end, you won't spend that much time in there..."
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"Obama tent...and many others!!"
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"Beware the monkeys and keep your door locked!"
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