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    Mara Explorer Camp

    C14 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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          “talek river” (48 reviews)
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          Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

          Staying at the Mara Explorer Camp is an experience I can never forget. Everything about it is marvelous. The rooms are warm and cozy and the food is just divine. I especially liked how friendly the staff was and the amazing view you get of...More

          Thank Florence M
          Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer Camp

          Dear Guest, Thank you for giving us feedback on this forum and for choosing to stay at Mara Explorer. The team is delighted that you had an amazing time and every aspect of your stay was exceptional and that the staff ensured your every need...More

          Reviewed April 6, 2017

          Mara Explorer Camp was absolutely amazing. The camp was clean and absolute luxury, the service was excellent and the staff went above and beyond to make you feel welcomed. The food at the camp was great, I could not fault any of it. The game...More

          Thank Manprit M
          Response from Florence W, Manager at Mara Explorer Camp

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to review about your stay with us at Mara Explorer. We are glad that you had an amazing and memorable time while here. It is good noting that you experienced excellent and personalized service during your stay. We...More

          Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

          My stay at Mara Explorer was truly an incredible experience. All of the staff were amazingly friendly and helpful. The accommodations were excellent and the food was amazing, and the location is simply unbearable - we spent our meals looking over the river and watching...More

          Thank Krogdor
          Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer Camp

          Dear Guest, Greetings from the Mara Explorer Team. Thank you for taking your time to post the wonderful review and most of all for choosing to stay at Mara Explorer. I am humbled that we made your stay a memorable experience. I am also grateful...More

          Reviewed February 23, 2017

          Spent two nights, three days here on a last minute decision solely dependent on travel agent recommendation...turned into a magical 3 day weekend....magical location overlooking a river where 20 hippos are in resident, 3 crocodiles, and about 5-7 wonderful staff who warm and helpful. Food...More

          Thank Gene K
          Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer Camp

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review and for choosing Mara Explorer. I do note it was a last minute booking and that you are glad you made that choice to come and your expectations were surpassed. The team is...More

          Reviewed February 23, 2017

          This was our fourth time in the Mara, and our second stay at Mara Explorer camp (we first stayed there 3 years ago). We returned after trying other camps, because we soon realized that it is one of the absolute best. Its location close to...More

          Thank OntarioPacked2Go
          Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer Camp

          Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your repeat patronage in our facility and it is evident you have found a home in the Mara Explorer camp. It means a lot to the team that you have decided to always come back after tring out other properties....More

          Mara Intrepids Luxury Tented Camp
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
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          • $742 - $1,682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 10
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          • Kenya >
          • Rift Valley Province >
          • Maasai Mara National Reserve
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          sarahsonnewyork
          I'm trying to figure out how to book the place. If I use the Expedia, how do I arrange the pick up from the airport? I couldn't find the way to contact the lodge directly. And my travel agent in Nairobi is taking more than 2 weeks to get back to me to book it.
          May 1, 2017|
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          Response from LorraineOnyango |
          Dear Sarah, Kindly check your inbox as we have sent our direct email address and also our direct contacts for the booking. We will be able to assist you as per your request.
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          junaidadil
          Can anyone tell me the distance from Mara Explorer to Governor's camp?
          February 8, 2017|
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          Response from Kevin M | Property representative |
          Dear Guest, Be advised that the distance from Mara Explorer to Governors Camp is 28kms. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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          Fredito67
          Dear Betty: I am thinking going with Mara Explorers because of the great reviews found on Tripadvisor. My question is: I would like to witness the great migration of animals crossing the Mara River. How far is the camp from the Mara River? I see that you indeed saw animals crossing the river. I want to see if I have a chance to witness the migration, and this only can be achieved if the camp is closer to the river. Please advise, thank you...
          February 19, 2016|
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          Response from dogluverSanDiego | Reviewed this property |
          Hi you can see the migration from any camp. They will drive you to it. The migration moves so as long as the migration is in the Mara when you are there you will see it. I went 4 years ago in third week of July and the... More
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          "Tent # 1 is closest to the hippo pod on the river; it can be noisy... if you are a light sleeper ask for # 3..."
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          "great views, and comfortable beds."
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          "We were told that Tent #4 is a great location near the hippo pool."
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          "Talek river view says it all"
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