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Mara Bushtops

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Rossendale, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 4, 2012

This is without doubt the best place I have ever been. All the staff are fantastic, but I would especially like to mention Peter our guide/driver and Nelson our Masai spotter. The tents are fabulous and they have the best showers I have ever had in any 5* hotel. We got married at the resort and Georget and his staff...

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Chicago
Reviewed December 23, 2011

I haven't tried numerous safari outfits so my review is just based on my trip to Bushtops. I found the property through TripAdvisor and stayed from 4 days in September of this year. Let me begin with a criticism of the booking process. In order to book a room, you contact the US agent for Mara Bushtops in Pennsylvania. They...

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4Thank ChicagoOnthego
Nairobi
Reviewed December 19, 2011

We have tried several camps in the Masai Mara and this is the best by far. The guide was excellent. He knew the Mara and the animals extremely well. The vehicles are in great condition. The food is good (not the best), but that's not what you come to Masai Mara for, anyways. The location and tents were outstanding. We...

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3Thank Hooman515
Storrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 1, 2011

If you are going to do a safari then this is the place to go! Bushtops is super luxury, fantastic staff, exemplary service, wonderful food and the safari trips were amazing. We saw loads of animals close up and learnt so much - the ranger and spotter (Alex and James) were brilliant! This a truely wonderful place to visit and...

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2Thank Amanda H
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 1, 2011

My husband and I stayed at Mara Bushtops for 5 days at the end of September for our honeymoon. It was the most fantastic and memorable time, the whole experience was absolutely wonderful and we would credit the incredible staff for this. The welcome we received at the camp, not just on our first arrival, but every day at meal...

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1Thank Andray54
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 28, 2011

I cannot begin to explain how amazing Mara Bushtops is! My partner and I visited for a 4 night, 3 day safari in November 2011. We were told by our travel agent that this place was one of the most luxurious camps in the Massai Mara. However, until actually being there you dont quite realise how luxurious it really is!...

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3Thank Miss_B21
Chicago/Midwest
Reviewed November 22, 2011

We cannot say enough 'good things' about Mara Bushtops and all of the fantastic people that helped make our stay the most memorable we have ever taken. Peter and Senu were our guides and they were simply the BEST! We were made to feel more welcome than anywhere we have ever stayed; Georget seemed like a friend we had known...

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1Thank cahodk
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 10, 2011

We visited Mara Bushtops late October 2011 from the moment we were met off the light plane we were treated to the most awesume level of service, geniuing warmth and hospitality. The accommodation was first class and you had too keep reminding yourself you were in a 'tent' a tent the size of a tennis court and more palacial than...

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Bushtops, Owner at Mara Bushtops, responded to this review

Andy and I would like to say a big ‘thank you’ to all our guests who have taken the time to record on Tripadvisor their thoughts about their holiday with us. Our pride in Mara Bushtops and Serengeti Bushtops is matched only by our gratitude to those who support us. With word of mouth being so important, we are genuinely...

Ronse, Belgium
Reviewed November 7, 2011

The camp, The tents, The service, The personal everything and everybody is amazing! We Will go back! The best possible hotel to start okt honeymoon!

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Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Reviewed October 21, 2011

A friend and I sought a relaxing getaway from our jobs in Nairobi and Addis Ababa, and booked a three-day stay at Mara Bushtops on the advice of one of my coworkers. I'm so glad we did. Nearly everything I'd like to comment on has already been mentioned in previous reviews: the natural beauty of the setting; the luxurious tents,...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The words "exclusive" and "luxurious" are often exaggerations: at Mara Bushtops they fit like a glove. Watching from your own 100 square metre private deck as an abundance of wildlife congregates around the adjacent salt lick is, literally, unforgettable. Having your butler draw your hot tub after a spectacular game drive is heaven while our award-winning safari spa takes Wild Luxury to new heights. Together, these experiences create an oasis of five-star luxury, blending peace with adventure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mara Bushtops

Address: C14, Keekorok - Masai Mara Reserve | in front of the largest natural salt lick in the Masai Mara, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Hotel Class:5 star — Mara Bushtops 5*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Mara Bushtops Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Mara Bushtops Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
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“All the rooms / tents are impeccable and perfect x”
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“All rooms are good”
fresh1980, Dec 31, 2016 | Read review
“Tent Antelope (best view over the Bushtops Conservancy Tent Lion (close to the salt lick)”
HSchaible, Nov 30, 2016 | Read review
“Suggest a minimum 3 night stay.”
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“Rooms close to reception have better wifi access.”
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