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  • Excellent90%
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“base camp”(177 reviews)
“eagle view”(49 reviews)
“masai mara”(52 reviews)
Public Wifi
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Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Offers from Basecamp Masai Mara
Special Rate: 10% off selected safaris
Offers from Basecamp Masai Mara
Special Rate: 10% off selected safaris
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Reviewed yesterday

Me and My 17 year old son experienced this camp. We had the Perfect female guide called Lorna. She took us to see cheetah, leopard, lions, elephants, all your heart could desire. Perfect service, beautiful surroundings. We staid at the Obama tent. Great stay, great...More

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Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Maasai Mara and the stay at Basecamp Explorer proved to be everything we expected and more. The camp itself is ecofriendly and sustainable, yet luxurious. Very friendly staff, high deegree of service and top level of security and respect for the fact that they welcome...More

Thank Atomte
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 13 February 2018

Dear Atomte, We thank you for staying with us at Basecamp and we value your feedback. On behalf of our entire staff, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your compliments on our Camps and always helpful staff, indeed all...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Perfect. Just perfect. Base Camp is in every way just excellent. The people, the food, the tents, the looks on the Mara. The people there just take care of every need you have. The tents are en suite with bathroom and shower and outdoor shower...More

Thank Llyrik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there with a big group of 40 people, and had a wonderful stay at all 4 camps. The staff is all trough so friendly and helpful, the guides so knowledgeable - we learned so much! The food is super, even for me as...More

Thank Nina Ø
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nina, We thank you for staying with us at Basecamp and we value your feedback. On behalf of our entire staff, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your compliments on our Camps and always helpful staff, indeed all...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a regular at Basecamp - check my earlier reviews. All still stand: it's a brilliant place at its price point, comfortable, with really friendly, engaging staff, knowledgable guides, good food, and a very good location. Here I'll review something different from my earlier visits:...More

Thank MikePflanz
Response from BasecampKenya, Manager at Basecamp Masai MaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mike, Thanks a lot for having chosen Basecamp Masai Mara as your destination(several times). We were very happy to host you and more so appreciate your positive comments about our camp, staff and your experience. It is a pleasure to know that our services...More

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charlieCornwall
15 October 2017|
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Response from Basecamp K | Property representative |
Dear Charlie, Thank you for getting in touch with us. Note we can arrange for you to have a Riverview tent closest to the bridge. Please get in touch with us directly through email and let us know the dates you have... More
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Tracey P
23 September 2017|
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Hi Tracy, Thank you for getting in touch with Us. Yes, we supply bottled water. While staying in any of our camps, you will be supplied with bottled water in your tent, it will also be available during meal times as well as... More
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Rita G
3 September 2017|
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Hi Rita, You are very safe if you adhere to camp instructions.You are also in the company of well-trained guides when undertaking most of the Safari activities. Before you embark on a walking safari, we will brief you on... More
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"all rooms are perfect - tent number 9 was where the Obamas stayed"
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"ask for a tent on the river if possible, but in the end, you won't spend that much time in there..."
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"Obama tent...and many others!!"
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"Beware the monkeys and keep your door locked!"
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