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Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush Villa

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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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

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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

Reviewed 3 November 2017

This was by far the most amazing safari experience i have ever been on. My wife and i were made to feel like family. After a 3 night stay we were desperate not to have to leave. We saw so much activity and unlike most...More

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

Thank you! This is fantastic to hear and we will be delighted to welcome you back. I am so proud of my team time and time again, it's great to hear that you had such a great stay with us. See you again soon! Thank...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

My husband and I stayed for 5 nights at the magnificent 5-bedroom Bush Villa. The Bush Villa has breath-taking views onto the savannah plains and you truly feel that you are in the heart of the Masai Mara. The luxurious Bush Villa can accommodate up...More

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

Thank you for your lovely review, it's great to hear that you had such a wonderful trip and enjoyed your stay at our Bush Villa. And thank you for taking the time to visit the local Masai, it is important to our community and you're...More

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Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Spa
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US$1,419 - US$4,283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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US$1,419 - US$4,283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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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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"Family tents are good fun, with fireplace, and nearer to the pool"
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