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Elephant Pepper Camp

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Mara North Conservancy | Mara North Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Lovely tents - decorated in Raj colonial style . Lots of brass fittings, paw print ash trays , lamps and a phonogram. One tent had sofas and drinks available from a fridge or shelf ( help-yourself anytime) . Ice available . Comfy sofas USB charging available Another tent for dining, long table - nicely decorated One called the library tent... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thanks so much for taking the time to share your detailed review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we appreciate your kind words regarding our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards, Patrick, Sophie and everyone at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

Shropshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This site is truly paradise situated in the bush with spacious luxury tented accommodation positioned to give you privacy and with views to die for. The management Patrick and Sophie are the perfect hosts taking their meals with you sharing your daily experiences and giving you an insight into their lives in this amazing place . The staff are all... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Paula Thank you so much for your awesome review. We are thrilled that you had an brilliant stay and we will be sure to pass along your very kind words to Francis and our team members. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and All at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

Telford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

I want to start by saying a massive thank you to Patrick and his family all the wonderful staff and our driver Francis for making this trip truly one of the best weeks of my life. From start to finish this camp offers an experience of a lifetime and if your planning a safari trip there is no other place... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great feedback. Our team does strive to make every guest experience perfect, so your kind words are absolutely priceless. We look forward to welcoming you back for another exciting safari! Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and all at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

This camp is a gem. Its unique location and setting (luxury tents in an actual bush -without fencing-creates a real sense of harmony with the surrounding nature), combined with the great management and staff (Patrick, Sophie, the guides and the staff go out of their way to make your stay memorable), the abundance of animals and the excellent food make... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Anne-Charlotte, First of all, thank you for deciding to stay at Elephant Pepper Camp and for your very kind words. We are thrilled to receive yet another positive review and are very pleased you have experienced the true magic of Elephant Pepper Camp. Please do come again. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and all at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

Telford
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37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This was my fourth visit to Kenya's Masai Mara region but my first to Elephant Pepper Camp and having previously stayed in 7 other camps this place completely blew them away. The hosts Patrick and Sophie were fantastic and really make you feel part of their extended family , sharing mealtimes and providing some great insights into their life and... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the other travellers. We are so touched to hear that you had such an amazing time and that you are already planning your next visit to us. It was wonderful meeting you and Paula, and we hope to see you soon. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie... More 

Montpelier, Vermont
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Our recent visit to the Elephant Pepper Camp was a fantastic experience. The staff couldn't be more helpful or efficient. Patrick and Sophie attend to every detail with class and efficiency and ensure that every guest has a memorable experience. The food was delicious, plentiful and varied for each meal. Our game driver George was an encyclopedia of knowledge and... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Scott, Thanks so much for your awesome review. We really appreciate your kind feedback about the camp and our committed staff and it was wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and all at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

New York, New York
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

I knew we were in for a treat when we got picked up at the airstrip. A man who was getting on the plane we'd just stepped out of asked whether we were going to the Elephant Pepper Camp. When we said we were, he pronounced us all "incredibly lucky." His praise was effusive. We had five family members there... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic review and for taking the time to share your feedback. It is wonderful to hear that you had such a positive experience with us. Your kind comments will most definitely be shared with George and our other loyal team members. It would be our pleasure to welcome you and your lovely family again... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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151 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Everything about Elephant Pepper Camp was sensational. Our hosts Sophie and Patrick looked after us very well. The camp staff were friendly and our guide George knew the landscape well and spotted lions, cheetah, a rhino, as well as hippos, crocs, "deer" of various types, various birds, elephants, giraffe fox, hyena, wild dogs, chameleon, and heaps more. We saw at... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Susan, Thank you so much for your amazing review. We are so proud to hear that you had a fantastic experience with us and hope you will return to us in the very near future. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and All at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
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20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Final visit for a month long safari in Kenya. I cannot say anything negative. The only words that come to mind are Wow, incredible, amazing, and unforgettable. The managers were great (Patrick and Sophie) as well as the staff. The hospitality and staff were simply amazing. Spent lots of time in the Mara seeing the most incredible sights. Wildlife was... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. It is a tremendous joy for us to know that you had a fantastic stay with us and we greatly look forward to welcoming you back to Elephant Pepper Camp on your next holiday to Kenya. Best wishes, Patrick, Sophie and All at Elephant Pepper Camp More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

Very nice bush camp with amazing staff. We visited Elephant Pepper Camp with 6 people from Friday - Sunday. Having been disappointed with the Karen Blixen lodge, we were more than satisfied with the Elephant Pepper Camp. Luxurious and spacious tents, very friendly host and staff, good food (limited choice however) and a working wifi connection in the main area... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Elephant Pepper Camp, responded to this review

Dear Christiaan, Thank you very much indeed for your lovely feedback. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed both excellent hospitality and our incredible location. It's always so useful to hear suggestions on how we can improve what we do and your comments have been very much taken on-board. Being a gold-eco rated camp, we generate purely solar energy... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elephant Pepper Camp is situated within the Mara North Conservancy. Small and exclusive, the camp is located in the heart of the African Bush. Our spacious canvas tents are comfortably furnished, featuring en suite bathrooms with flush toilets and traditional safari showers. Nothing rivals sitting around the campfire enjoying the sounds of the African night. Elephant Pepper Camp brings people back to nature – no traffic, no permanent structures, just the sights and sounds of the African bush. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephant Pepper Camp

Address: Mara North Conservancy | Mara North Conservancy, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $696 - $714 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Pepper Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Elephant Pepper Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Elephant Pepper Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
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