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Mara Triangle, Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/27/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 07/27/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#2 of 11 hotels in Maasai Mara National Reserve
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Welcome to Angama, inspired by the Swahili word for ‘suspended in mid-air’. Located high above the floor of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, Angama Mara is a remarkable owner-run safari lodge overlooking Kenya’s Maasai Mara, considered by many as the loveliest game reserve on the continent. Here guests will find a lodge where everything is as it ought to be: two intimate camps of just fifteen tented suites each, a private airfield and access to the Mara below, tailor-made safari days and a famously warm Kenyan welcome.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Hiking
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast in the room
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Free shuttle or taxi services
Airport transportation
Banquet room
Full body massage
Manicure
Massage
Pedicure
24-hour security
Concierge
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Shops
Sun terrace
Butler service
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Bathrobes
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Minibar
Electric blanket
Walk-in shower
Room service
Safe
Sofa
Laptop safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
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Great View
Languages Spoken
English, Swahili

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Mara Triangle, Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya
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Mara Lodges Airport9 miSee all flights
Kichwa Tembo Airstrip4 miSee all flights
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Annie D wrote a review Nov 2021
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Angama Mara is an absolute must. My husband and I enjoyed part of our honeymoon here and we could not have asked for a better experience. The staff is absolutely incredible and they truly will stay in our hearts forever (shout out to George, Farida & Eric). My husband and I actually got emotional when it was time to leave, that's how special our stay was. Everything from the accommodations, to the food, staff and surrounding nature was breathtaking, utter perfection. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Response from Nicky Fitzgerald, Owner at Angama Mara
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you both for this amazing review - from the one word title all the way to the last word 'hearts' we loved it all. Farida, George and Eric join me in sending our deep gratitude for coming to stay with us and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Our mission is to delight our guests so they come back again and get us more guests. You are our lifeblood and without you we cannot do what we love to do each day - spoil you!
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itsritageorgia wrote a review Jun 2020
Atlanta, Georgia91 contributions45 helpful votes
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Don’t know where to start or how to end this review. Everything, Everyone and The Lodge itself is spectacular. If your considering don’t consider, just book it and you won’t regret it. The views, the rooms, the surrounding, the game drives, the staff, the food was above and beyond amazing. I worked with Tamsin arranging everything before our arrival and she was wonderful to work with. Sophie was our game driver and she was amazing! She knows the Mara like the back of her hand and could tackle some of the rain soaked tracks, where others wouldn’t dare to venture. She is a true professional in the Mara. The rooms are stocked with Gin, Whiskey and wine which is all included. There is a beautiful pool with views. We were there in March so a bit too cool to swim. The restaurant was great! Always has great drinks (alcohol and non-alcohol) and food ready in hand. The rooms had astounding views of the Mara and binoculars are providing for game viewing. We saw the big 5 and so much more on our game drives! I hated leaving Angama. They say Africa is a once in a lifetime experience and I’m so glad Angama made it a perfect one. Definitely have a yearning to go back at some point in my life. Thank you angama for everything.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from Nicky Fitzgerald, Owner at Angama Mara
Responded Sep 14, 2020
I am so sorry that your beautiful review on TripAdvisor slipped past me and I am only replying now. The world is upside down thanks to the pandemic but that is n o excuse for my lack of manners. From your gorgeous title, to your unrestrained enthusiasm and to the kind words about the team we simply love this review - thank you so much. I see you cracked the girl power team in Tamsin and Sophie and I know they are both tickled pink by your comments. Please don't thank us. It's our great joy to welcome our guests and spoil them rotten and without them we would be nothing. How lucky we are to have such wonderful guests. Warmest thanks Nicky
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Deets wrote a review Oct 2021
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We came to Angama Mara for our first safari of two on our honeymoon. We were blown away by the amenities as well as the exceptional staff. Our guide, Daniel, was incredibly knowledgeable and great to be with. The food and animal sightings are next level which are both complemented by the quality of the accommodations. Would absolutely recommend this to anyone looking to be spoiled.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Nicky Fitzgerald, Owner at Angama Mara
Responded 5 weeks ago
Dear Deets Thank you both for coming to Angama for this very special celebration. We know how difficult it has been for couples planning weddings and honeymoons over the past 20 crazy months and because of that the Angama team is committed to spoiling our honeymooners all the more. We all loved reading your kind review - especially Daniel who asked me to please forward his heartfelt thanks, too. He so enjoyed taking you both on safaris during your stay with us. Wishing you both all the happiness and many adventures in your life together Warmest thanks Nicky
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Halie E wrote a review Oct 2021
New York City, New York207 contributions91 helpful votes
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Experience/food/luxury accommodations are all taken care of and worth every penny. The people are beyond kind and staff and hospitality are top notch. They always had great good and changes daily menus so you weren’t eating the same thing everyday. They offer luxury wines and spirits and again all included. The per person cost is justified in my option. Amenities include everything from the pool, spa, activities every evening and even a photo studio that has lenses for rent and photo editing/camera help. I even got engaged here:) they have an amazing champagne, drink set up on the out of Africa filming spots and it made for the most memorable moment in my life. I can’t say enough good things about this place. I will be back one day.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Nicky Fitzgerald, Owner at Angama Mara
Responded Oct 14, 2021
Dear Hailee Congratulations on your engagement! I am so happy to hear that you both celebrated this important event in the lovely Maasai Mara. I wish i could use a heart emoji but TA doesn't let me :) Thank you for coming to stay with us and for this wonderful review. I see you have posted 127 reviews on TripAdvisor so this is extra high praise indeed. We will be waiting to welcome you back with arms open wide .... perhaps for your honeymoon? The Angama family joins me in sending our heartfelt thanks and all the best with the wedding planning Warm regards Nicky
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mahda herdina wrote a review Oct 2021
United Arab Emirates2 contributions
Angama Mara is an amazing place. I stayed there from 4th to 7th October. I must say, it's very hard for me to leave. The property was just perfect. But a perfect property won't mean a thing without an amazing hospitality from people behind it. I would like to say thank you to Ibrahim and Doris who welcomed us with wide arms and amazing smile. Their warm personality really make me feel at home since day 1. To Kimani, my amazing butler. He never say no to our requests. No matter how busy he is, he always accommodate our request with big smile. Mosses my safari driver.... on my first safari, I was able to see lion, Leopard, lioness kills wildebeest... whatever our request was, he made it happen, with smile!!!! He was awesome! Felix, cleaned my tent every morning and prepare for our bedtime perfectly! Samuel, Lynette, and all the staff which I can not mentioned one by one... they have the amazing Kenyan hospitality... Stay here and you won't regret!!!! This is a true hospitality. They will take care of you like a family! Maybe the only downside of this property is only the swimming pool, it could have been better such as temperature control and make it more "alive"
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Responded Oct 10, 2021
I had to read your lovely review twice because it made me feel so proud of the team at Angama who took care of you. You mentioned no less than 7 of them by name and that is when I know we hit the jackpot in looking after you. Thank you so much for coming to stay and for sharing this wonderful feedback. And to witness a lion kill on your first safari is fantastic. I know Moses is delighted by your kind words about his guiding skills and his lovely smile. Heartfelt thanks from us all at the lodge Nicky
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PRICE RANGE
$2,628 - $4,182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceMaasai Mara National Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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Frequently Asked Questions about Angama Mara
What are some of the property amenities at Angama Mara?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Angama Mara?
Top room amenities include a minibar, a desk, and a view of a nearby landmark.
What food & drink options are available at Angama Mara?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Angama Mara?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Angama Mara?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and locker rooms available in the fitness center during their stay.
Does Angama Mara have airport transportation?
Yes, Angama Mara offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Angama Mara?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.
Is Angama Mara accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.