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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

What a brilliant four days of getting close to the wildlife in Masai Mara. We had a really fantastic time, and we’re so well taken care of. The Masai guide Derek really knows the area well, down to individual animals. We saw and experienced so...More

Thank Erik L
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We spent two nights each at 3 of the 4 Basecamp Explorer Camps. Each one was unique yet with the same caring atmosphere and hospitality. We loved every single staff member that we met. They were not only gracious hosts, they were eager to share...More

Thank Annette O
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

My newly husband and I spent 2 nights at Base Camp, and were amazed about...EVERYTHING!! The environment is wild and so real, the tents are incredibly comfortable, the staff (all locals) were so friendly, nice, helpful and super professional, they made us feel like home....More

Thank ReinaMarmota
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in June. The camp is beautiful and location right next to the national park gate. Tent on riverside location was beautiful and clean and tidy, and nice extras with hot water bottles at night when chilly. The Food was excellent and...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed June 7, 2018

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 June 8, 2018

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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familytravellersgo
August 6, 2018|
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Response from MikePflanz | Reviewed this property |
Hi familytravellersgo, The wildebeest migration sweeps in a big arc from the south up through and round the Mara in basically a long circle, crossing the Mara River a couple of times on its way, then three months later... More
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Rtownoflondon
July 31, 2018|
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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
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familytravellersgo
July 28, 2018|
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Response from Basecamp K | Property representative |
Hi, it is better to have Kenya shillings with you when you go to the market as it will be easier for you to make purchases. Nonetheless, you can change your currency in Nairobi when you arrive or in the Talek shopping... More
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"Ask for tents 1-3 - these are more private, overlooks the river"
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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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