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west australia perth
Reviewed September 16, 2014

We had a fantastic four night stay here and did not want to leave, the staff are very efficient and we felt we were among friends. The food was very nice and lots of choices even for mrs fussy. To walk to the very comfortable tents and to lay in bed and hear the animals at night was a highlight.

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate you taking the time to share the experiences of your recent stay here at Sarova Mara Game Camp. We are glad that you had an amazing experience with us enjoying our Food, the tents that you found to be comfortable, the service offered by our associates and the highlight of the trip being able to hear...

Chatham, New Jersey
Reviewed September 16, 2014

In the midst of wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, giraffes, and many other African animals and birds is the beautiful and gracious Sarova Mara. Welcoming and in keeping with the surrounding Masai Mara, the lodge has tent rooms that are essentially tents inside rooms that include well-appointed bathrooms, comfortable beds bedecked with pretty bedding, and culturally appropriate furniture for relaxing and...

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking time to share with us the experiences of your recent stay. We really do appreciate your feedback, and we are glad to hear that you had a memorable stay. We appreciate your comments regarding our luxurious tents more so the family tent that you stayed in, our restaurant, our multi cuisine buffet,...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you want to be in a camp inside the park., sarova camp is situated in the ideal area. I have accommodated several guests and no one has ever complained at all. Sarova hotels are known for its wonderful hospitality to all their clients. From your first step into the lodge, the first thing that hits your mind is.... I'm...

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your feedback with us; it was indeed a great pleasure hosting you here. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, more so our wonderful hospitality and our location which you found to be ideal. We look forward to offering you our Refreshing African Hospitality in your...

Delhi
Reviewed September 12, 2014

Our stay at Sarova Mara was very comfortable and enjoyable. The staff was courteous and very helpful. Meals were good .Besides being clean the rooms were very comfortable and beautifully done up. Bathrooms were also practical and clean with all necessary amenities.

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate you taking time to share your feedback with us. We value guest feedback and it is delighting that we exceeded your expectaions. Your kind comments regarding our team, meals and our tents that you found to be comfortable have been shared with the...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed September 11, 2014

Pretty much 5 star like in the middle of the vast land. Very clean, comfy and luxurious. No electricity from midnight to dawn. Good food. They have a nice pool. All meals are in the hotel as you cant go outside. Big restaurant and a nice bar. Staff very friendly.

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a great pleasure hosting you, we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences of your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that you felt comfortable, enjoying our food, our staff whom you found to be very friendly and the other facilities here at the Sarova Mara Game Camp. We look forward...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed September 10, 2014

The hotel was simply beautiful.. It wasn't artificially fancy or out of place for Masai Mara. You will actually feel as if you are living in the midst of a jungle, where you can hear the animals not so far away, you can even see a few animals (harmless ones, deer etc.) roaming in the gardens of the hotel. Pros:...

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was indeed a great honor hosting you here at the Sarova Mara Game Camp in your recent trip to the Maasai Mara. We are delighted to read your comprehensive review and that we managed to exceed your expectation in our service delivery. We appreciate your comments regarding our luxurious club tents, our associates, the food, the traditional...

HK
Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

this place was great! staff were amazing food was great! anyone wanting to go to Mara should check this place out! true 5* experience in the middle of the bush! if I ever come back this will be the first place on my list! tents are small but have everything you need and the camp is great!

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to to give us feedback of your recent stay with us it is such a great pleasure reading from you. Your kind comments regarding our team whom you found to be amazing and the food that you have rated great have been shared with the team. We look forward to hosting you again...

Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Sarova camp is very easily accessible from the Oololaimutia gate - comfortable 5 hour car journey from Nairobi through the Rift Valley. In case you are flying down - the Keekorok air strip is 14 kms away. We stayed in the club tents and they are phenomenal! Very spacious and extremely private with a cute patio right outside overlooking the...

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing with us the experiences of your recent stay with us. We really do appreciate your feedback, and we are glad to hear that you had a memorable stay. We appreciate your comments regarding our luxurious club tents, our multicusine restaurant, our service, hospitality and other facilities within the lodge; we have passed...

Safwa, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed September 3, 2014

So, I knew this was going to take me a lot of time and effort to finally put the right words for Sarova Mara Camp. This was my third visit to Masai mara, ninth visit to Africa (all doing safaris). I wanted a place to stay in for three weeks so I was so hesitant about Sarova mara camp before...

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Anthony K, Manager at Sarova Mara Game Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your detailed review of the Sarova Mara game Camp and we are delighted that you chose to stay with us in your recent trip to the Maasai Mara. We really do appreciate your feedback, and we are happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. It is a pleasure hearing from you and...

Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Reviewed September 2, 2014

Imagine sitting on your front porch and watching dozens of Zebra, Impala, Cape Bufalo and dozens of other species of wildlife walk by only 100 yards away! This is normal at the Sarova Mara Hotel. The accommodations are superb and meticulously clean. The staff is great and the Hotel is inside the Gate. food is sumptuous and plentiful. I highly...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your experiences in regards to your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us Your kind comments regarding our team, tents and the sumptuous meals have been shared with the entire team. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Sarova Mara Game...

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Spa
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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: $334 - $946 (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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“Request site near outdoor dining area”
 of 5 bubbles rpl170192016, 1 week ago | Read review
“If budget allows, go for the Club Tents. Very beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles 300junek, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Tents 30 -55 are quite a long walk from main facilities”
 of 5 bubbles carolinea417, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“Club tents are more luxurious, large and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles ladinie182, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Club tent view overlooking game park”
 of 5 bubbles 748ameliap, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
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