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Encounter Mara, Asilia Africa

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've lived in Kenya for two and a half years and been to the Maasai Mara four times now. I would recommend Encounter Mara/the Naibosho conservancy above the national reserve itself unless you're going to see the Migration (July-Sept), and even then you can go...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently stayed at Encounter Mara for three nights during a two week trip through Kenya and Tanzania. This tent camp is located in a beautiful part of the Naboisho Conservancy. The tents were (hands down) the most comfortable of our entire stay, we also...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our stay at Encounter Mara was wonderful. The tents were clean and comfortable. We had no problems with the bucket showers- more than enough hot water was provided per person. The food was excellent- they feed you a lot and drinks are plentiful. What makes...More

Thank Ottawa1982
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We only had a week in Kenya and spent 2 nights at Encounter Mara where we were complexly spoilt both in terms of the accommodation and service but more importantly the quality of the wildlife viewing. We had 2 double tents plus the family tent...More

Thank JPG A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The amazing Safari began the moment our guide picked us up at the airstrip. The tents we stayed in were like a 5 star hotel room. The meals were outstanding from picnic breakfasts on the Safari, to buffet lunches and 5 course dinners!. The staff...More

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

Hello, Thank you so much for your great 5-star review - we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your kind words about our team. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the picnic baskets...More

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csmToronto
5 January 2018|
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Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
Hello, In August afternoon temperatures reach an agreeable 25°C/77°F, but the cold can hang around in the evenings and early mornings when temperatures of around 12°C/54°F are common. Guided morning and evening game drives... More
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Mumbaiyya
31 January 2017|
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Yes, this camp has bucket showers.
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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
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"The rooms were perfect!"
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"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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