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Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush Villa

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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Staff are so friendly and make sure you are comfortable and looked after in every way. With approximately 24 guests, the camp is intimate and allows for personal interaction with different guests. We visited a Maasai village and did a sun down drink, highly recommended!...More

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Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 15 December 2017

You know that lifetime experience you've contemplated, talked about, always wanted to have? This is it! Sure it may take some time to travel there, yet once you've arrived you will talk about Cottar's forever. Be prepared for panoramic vistas, luxurious lodging, abundant wildlife, delicious...More

1  Thank Eric T
Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, what can I say to that! Thank you so much of this wonderful review! This is what we work tirelessly to achieve, happy and inspired guests who will remember their trip forever. Thank you Eric for appreciating all that our team does and it's...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going to Kenya for a Safari has been on my bucket list for ages. And cottars 1920’s has been on my list of top choices. After a lot of research and waiting for that special reason to go. My husband and I finally made it...More

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Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 4 days ago

Dear Suzy, thank you very much for your review and your comments. We do appreciate reviews like this as it helps to keep us at the highest level possible and to make sure that our guest are getting the best experience possible. We have taken...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

What more can you ask for in a camp in Africa? Cottar's ticked all the boxes. We loved the style of the main tented area and our large family tent with the added touches including an old style type-writer and gramophone reminding us of the...More

1  Thank ilana613
Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and I'm really happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. From guests like you that have been on 8 safaris so far, this means a lot. Thank you for highlighting how we are away from...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

What an incredible visit we had to Cottar's Camp. We stayed for 5 nights and were overwhelmed by how friendly everyone was. We felt as though we made a lot of new friends. Our guide, Mako and spotter, Kepeta were exceptional. How they spotted some...More

1  Thank David F
Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to having you back to see "William's jumping prowess" soon. We will have to tell him to get practicing! I'm happy to hear that our 'Cottar's family' made you feel so welcome and at home....More

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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Room Service
Free Parking
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Pool
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Spa
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US$1,463 - US$4,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$1,463 - US$4,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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31 July 2017|
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Response from calvincottar | Property representative |
Yes as mentioned above; there is electricity in the tents overnight. Looking forward to having you with us! Tents have 240v electricity 24 hours. Guests can recharge their camera batteries in the tents, Bush Villa, cars and... More
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"Bush Villa can accommodate up to 12 people and has views onto the savannah plains"
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"All tents are stunning"
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"Family tents are good fun, with fireplace, and nearer to the pool"
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"We had a family tent, it was spacious and beautifully decorated."
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