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Mara Explorer Camp

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“talek river”(51 reviews)
“outdoor tub”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to the Masai Mara, treat yourself to the Mara Explorer Camp. The tents are beautiful and comfortable, especially the ones facing the river. Beware, the hippos will keep you up at night with their constant grunting and growling. Tent 4 is probably...More

Thank Ilse020
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to give us the excellent feedback about your recent stay. Mara Explorer is truly a gem and we all take pride working here. All the tents have a river frontage with stunning views and I am grateful you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is incredible. It has it all. It's placed not far from the airstrip, and just beside the river where crocs and hippos spend their day. The tents are amazing and luxurious and the beds are very comfortable. Some of them are overlooking the...More

Thank Christina A
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer Team. We do appreciate you for taking time to give us the excellent feedback about your recent safari experience. I am grateful that you chose to stay with us and that you had an exceptional stay and...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

This was an amazing experience. We were in the middle of "nowhere" but had a luxurious experience. Tent 4 was the best! On the bend of the river and we once counted at least 50 hippos in the river below. I pinched myself as I...More

Thank Janet K
Response from Florence W, Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 26 December 2017

Dear guest, Happy holidays from the Mara explorer team! Thank you for taking time to write your review about your stay with us, we are indeed grateful. We are glad to note that you had nothing but the best of times and the memories you...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time!!! Manager Maurice and driver John were great! Food was great and I can’t say any negative things about this camp. We had a really relaxing time. The service was outstanding!! You won’t regret to book thereMore

Thank sarahsonnewyork
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer team and thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent stay. I have passed the commendations to Maurice and John and the team is grateful that you had an amazing time and that you...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The best Safari to date. First, the service was phenomenal. My butler Noor was ever attentive and so professional! The Chef prepared the most delectable meals and the plating were works of art. My tent #4 overlooked the Talek river with Hippos galore! And last...More

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Response from Florence W, Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 18 November 2017

Dear guest, Receive warm greetings from the Mara Explorer team, we are glad to hear from you about your recent stay with us. We are glad that you had the best of times during your stay and you got personalized service from your butler Noor...More

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US$683 - US$1,544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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MCD1313
2 January 2018|
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Response from Ronnie H | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations for Mara Explorer thought their head office on their website. Heritage East Africa
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Feroze K
20 July 2017|
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Dear Guest, We would be grateful to host you at Mara Explorer. Kindly advise on the arrival details and we will get back to you with availability and any other details. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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"tent 4 is situated at the bend of the river with the best views on the hippos"
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"Tent no. 4 is placed with view of the river and hippos!"
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"Pick tent 4!"
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"Bring a good camera & leave room for dessert!"
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