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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.
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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Family Rooms
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Family Resort
Charming
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Full view
Getting there
Mara Lodges Airport29 mi
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Huge game camp but very safe, never worried about animals roaming in. Tents felt damp, loved the hotbed terms bottle at night! Restaurant was massive lots of food houses sadly all the food was bland. On our last morning they gave us champagne for our...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank weetoots
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Sarova Mara Game camp for 3 nights in December. Great location, we would take exactly 5mins to enter the reserve which was very convenient during a safari because if the ranger had spotted a Rhino/Lion we could reach the location in...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Shaijhaveri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent facility in African Wilderness! We stayed 3 nights in Sarova Mara with our 2 Girls 3 & 5 years and celebrated new year there. The tents are well kept and spacious with good amenities. The Buffets was very nice and of good quality of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Duncun_GM, General Manager at Sarova Mara Game CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Mara Game Camp and for the time taken to share your feedback with us. We are honored of you making us your safari partner and the place to be during New Year celebrations in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional welcome and help from George Muthui, the front office manager !!! He upgraded us for the second night in a bigger room and took care of us very nicely He even helped us for the next camp to get 2 rooms big enough to...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Indianne
Response from Duncun_GM, General Manager at Sarova Mara Game CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Mara Game Camp and for the time taken to share your feedback with us. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us and created memorable experiences as a family. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful tented accommodation with very good ensuite. The beds were comfortable, there was room for bags and a desk for charging electrical items. There were outdoor chairs and coffee table outside each tent which was excellent for sundowner drinks. The complex was set in stunning...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank OzTrippa
Response from Duncun_GM, General Manager at Sarova Mara Game CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Mara Game Camp and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed our facility and that you found our accommodation facilities comfortable. We are...More

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drsunilk
17 December 2018|
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Response from Sarova_Kenya | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, we do provide iron boxes and boards on request. We look forward to extending our hospitality to you. Warm regards, Sarova Hotels
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ravrun
10 October 2018|
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Well, I don't know the distance, but it took us at least a couple of hours to reach the Mara Triangle. This is where the migration would cross the river. The Mara river is actually closer to Sarova Mara than that, but we... More
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"I believe all the rooms are the same"
533cathyk
3 Dec 2018
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"Rooms proximal to the little pond they have on the property are beautiful .We see a variety of flora and..."
bhavnim
11 Nov 2018
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"If you have mobility issues, ask for a room close to the restaurant area."
DSAdventures
31 Oct 2018
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"club tents more private"
288JamesS288
11 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$318 - US$652 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sarova mara game camp hotel maasai mara national reserve
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceMasai Mara National Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
75
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