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    Encounter Mara, Asilia Africa

    Mara Naboisho Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Go! Don’t question whether Asilia is a great organization - it is. They are doing invaluable work for the communities they are in. Our guides - Agnes, Senchura and Nabala were so fantastic! We learned so much and we still throw down random Safari facts....More

    Thank Kristin G
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Asilia's Encounter Mara Safari Camp in the Naboisho Conservancy for 4-nights in early Sep ($4,990 for 2, airfare from Nairobi Wilson included). The camp, located in the heart of the conservancy adjacent to Masai Mara National Park, consisted of 12 tented rooms,...More

    Thank ndser
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello, Thank you so much for your incredibly valuable feedback - we are so happy that during your stay you were able to have such unique wildlife encounters. Thank you so much for your lovely words about our guides. We are sorry to hear that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I traveled to Encounter Mara for our honeymoon and it was incredible. Although it was for our honeymoon, anyone could go for any reason and enjoy it just as much. If you're looking to see a great range of animals and do...More

    Thank nicholas s
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Nicolas, Thank you so much for your great feedback - we are so ecstatic that you enjoyed your honeymoon and that you were able to see so much wildlife during your stay. Thank you so much for your wonderful words about our team and...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    This was our second time at Encounter Mara. We were also here in 2014. Each time was excellent. The accommodation and food was great but the service was better. As amazing as game drives are in the Masai Mara National Park, the Naboisho Conservancy surpasses...More

    Thank Islander887
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 1 November 2017

    Hello, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your time with us - we loved hosting you in our camp and would love to have the pleasure of you staying with us each and every year! Warmest regards from Africa, The Encounter Mara...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    One of the best experiences of our life, made so very special and memorable by the team at Encounter Mara camp at the Naiboisho Conservancy. Every member of the team went out of their way to make our stay super comfortable, especially taking care of...More

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    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 1 November 2017

    Hello Nikita, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your time with us - we loved hosting you in our camp and really do look forward to having the pleasure of having you stay with us again sometime in the future! Warmest regards...More

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    • US$929 - US$1 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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    31 January 2017|
    Response from Jeanine H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, this camp has bucket showers.
    Ruthie M
    8 January 2017|
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    Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
    Hi Ruthie, We look forward to meeting you! This time of year should be warm to hot and sunny, and doesn’t fall within the traditional rainfall seasons. There is, however, a chance of late afternoon thundershowers. Days... More
    Alexa M
    14 October 2015|
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    Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
    Hello Alexa, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately there is no wifi at Encounter Mara. For emergencies you are more than welcome to ask the manager if you would be able to use their laptop to send an email or two but... More
    Room Tips
    "Our room was palatial in size and comfort and amenities. Bring your own robe everything else is supplied."
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    "All the tents are good"
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    "All the tents are comparable with similar views."
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    "relax and enjoy"
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