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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although apprehensive at first staying in a 'tent', it turned out to be a wonderful experience and my fears were alleviated. Even there is no lockable door to the tent, the grounds are patrolled day and night and there is a safe in the room. The room itself has a modern bathroom with all of the amenities you need and... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent two nights at Sarova Mara; our initial disappointment when our room wasn't ready on arrival was quickly relieved by a complimentary upgrade to a club tent! The club tent was lovely; very spacious and private, with a nice big deck. The only drawback was the DREADFUL shower head - I strongly suggest the hotel contacts Sarova Lion Hill... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel - friendly & top class staff / clean & comfortable rooms. we enjoyed every minute of our stay at sarova mara. Great food & good variety. commendable staff. we could see a perfect blend of traditional tribal lifestyle along with the most modern & updated service. Would recommend to anyone without any hesitation !!!

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We Stayed at this absolutely great place from 14th through 18th September. It was indeed the most wonderful and memorable stay we ever had.... The food and service was at its highest order...from the time we came till the end it was endless pampering by the most amazing and friendly staff.... . Special thanks goes to Nancy and Christine at... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is extremely well handled and beautiful. The Rooms are very good and spacious. The view is spectacular if you are having towards the end and close to the electric fencing. I was lucky enough to see pack of Giraffe wildebeest, zebras (during the day) and of course herd of wild buffaloes (during the night) hardly 30 meters from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had been to Sarova Mara Game camp. Its a very nice place to stay. Good ambience. Good food And excellent hospitality. And would like to Thank Specially Ms.Nancy who is at the reception And F and B manager Mr.Fredrick. They have been very helpful. Guys had a great time and its place to spend Vacation with family and friends

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is extremely beautiful, with amazing staff. Nancy who handled our group was very professional, kind and had answers to everything. The food is perfect and the waiter who handled our group called James did a good job. An incident at the hotel occurred where someone stole money from me and my roommates wallet but again it was handled... More 

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Arrowtown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great place to stay. Accommodation 1st class, as was the food at the Restaurant. Would recommend to any persons looking for great experience. The Maasai Mara game camp was excellent, we saw lots of the wild animals, especially cheetahs. Baboons, elephants, zebras, lions. Hippos,and many more.

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Kioko M, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Jambo and greetings from the Sarova Mara. Thank you for taking time out to review us on trip advisor. Refreshing African hospitality is indeed our slogan and I am happy to learn that you enjoyed your stay and safari experience. Your kind words for our restaurant and food have been shared with my team members and we are... More 

Melton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the second last of our accommodation on our recent tour of Africa. We found the staff, facilities, accommodation & meals to be excellent, although the last 500 or so metres of dirt road leading up to the gate could do with a bit of smoothing out. The accommodation is luxury tent style with ensuite at the back. There... More 

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Kioko M, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Maasai Mara. I appreciate your taking time out to share your feedback on trip advisor. Our staff remain the biggest asset we have and I am grateful they took good care of you. Your compliments on our facilities, accommodation and meals are well received and appreciated. I have taken note of your concern on the... More 

Morwell, Australia
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370 reviews
95 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place to find out in the wilderness of the Masai Mara. The so called tented accommodation. Yes you are under canvas but the tent is protected by a roof and an ensuite attached to the end. This was novel but an excellent and enjoyable stay. As we had experience once before there was no power between 4pm... More 

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Kioko M, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Jambo and greetings from the Maasai Mara. Thank you for taking out the time to share your feedback of Sarova Mara on trip advisor. We are happy to know that your overall stay experience was refreshing particularly on food, turn down service, post-dinner experience at the bar and the size and cleanliness of your tent. Your feedback on... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sarova Mara Game Camp is located in the heart of the Maasai Mara Game Reserve in South West Kenya. It is 260 km from Nairobi, a 1-hour flight from Nairobi, 20-minute drive from the airstrip and a 5 1/2-hours drive from Nairobi on the new tarmac road. It is set on an elevation surrounded by two streams. The Camp is uniquely laid out over the sprawling grounds that include rolling manicured greens, a virtual mini forest of indigenous shrubs and exotic trees, a large pond stocked with fish, mini bird sanctuary and an authentic Maasai village adjoining the Camp. The Camp includes 20 club tents, 51 standard tents, 2 family tents, a main restaurant, bar and many bush dining options. The free form swimming pool has its own pool bar. In addition, it has its own fleet of well equipped safari vehicles with excellent guides. There are meeting rooms and numerous outdoor venues for dining and leisure. The entire Camp is surrounded by a 24 hour electric fence. The climate is very pleasant with clear warm days and cool nights Temperatures average from 26ْ C during the day to 12ْ C at night. There are sporadic rains in March, April, November & December. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Mara Game Camp

Address: C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve 72493 00200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $402 - $1,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Mara Game Camp 5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Sarova Mara Game Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
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