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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well what can we say! It was absolutely fantastic! Jane the manageress made us feel so welcome I wanted to keep cuddling her! Jonathan was so good and precise at his work,it made us giggle when introduced as our butler! Our guide Joseph was excellent...More

Thank Lesley A
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer team and thank you for taking time to share your experience on this forum; this is truly appreciated. It is clear that you had amazing three nights and great drives being engaged by our friendly and professional...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the most beautiful camp I have visited so far. Price is right in every respect. Friendly staff and management leaves nothing to be desired. Accommodation in well kept tents and nature and animals as far as the eye can see. If I fly...More

Thank Kerstin01062014
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review about your recent stay and for choosing to stay Mara Explorer. We highly appreciate the positive comments on friendly staff and management; accommodation, great food and service. We are glad you came and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed everything at Explorer : intimate camp, beautiful tents all with river view, extremely nice staff, absolutely great food and the most important for me, amazing game drives thanks Paul. Stayed several times in the Mara and hope to come back at Explorer. Only main...More

Thank Laurence W
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review and for choosing Mara Explorer. It is evident that you truly enjoyed from being engaged by our ever friendly staff, excellent meals to the game drive experience. I have noted Paul went out...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This camp is magical. Its location really sets it apart. It is right on the bank of the river. You can sit on your deck of your luxurious tent and watch the crocs and hippos and the hippos provide background noise😀 through the night. The...More

Thank salthegal
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer team and thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are all delighted that you had an exceptional stay with us and that the experience will always be memorable. It is indeed true that Mara Explorer...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning little paradise in the Mara. We will definitely be back. Jane was our manager and James was our driver. Fell in love with their passion and knowledge of the Masai Mara reserve. The accommodations were luxurious. Have you ever wanted to listen to...More

Thank Darlene C
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review on this forum and for staying at Mara Explorer. I do note that you had an amazing time and that the Mara Explorer Team ensured your every need was met. The camp is...More

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US$790 - US$1 594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Brande I
4 July 2018|
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Response from salthegal | Reviewed this property |
Jane, the manager is very good so maybe their internet is down. I suggest you contact Mara Intrepid which is the bigger sister camp close by, and ask them to help.
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MCD1313
2 January 2018|
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Response from Ronnie H | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations for Mara Explorer thought their head office on their website. Heritage East Africa
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Feroze K
20 July 2017|
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Response from Kevin M | Property representative |
Dear Guest, We would be grateful to host you at Mara Explorer. Kindly advise on the arrival details and we will get back to you with availability and any other details. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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"All tents along river front for hippos!"
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"All tents have view of the Talek River but tent nr 4 have the "hippo beach"..."
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"I heard room 4 is good if you want to hear the hippos. Room 8 is quiet and far back from the path."
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"All the tents are remarkable, but my personal favourite would always be Tent #4."
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