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    Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains Camp

    Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 0000, Kenya
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    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    Dereck and Beverly Joubert filmed the DH’s favourite animal documentary called “Eternal Enemies: Lions and Hyenas”. They own Mara Plains Camp, which was why we stayed there. The camp is located on land owned by the Maasai. The Jouberts and owners of four other camps...More

    5  Thank artslover
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed and wonderful review of your time spent at Mara Plains. Attention to detail, passion and the ability to provide a bespoke magical experience is something we excel at. As Dereck will tell you 'time...More

    Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

    I have never seen so much game in one place in all my life. Mara Plains camp is amazing, the staff is amazing and Ritva who was running the camp was super helpful and truly and honestly a pleasure to be acquainted with. The game...More

    Thank Martin A
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Martin, Thank you for taking the time to review us. It is a pleasure to read that you had an amazing adventure and exceptional game drives with us. We look forward to hosting you all again in the future.

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    This was our first trip to Africa and our first stop (we would go on to two camps in South Africa). As my travel agent said to me: If you're going to Africa, and you want to have the "Africa experience" , you must go...More

    Thank egliz
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your kind review. Your travel agent was indeed correct. A true 'African experience' is not complete without a visit to Kenya and the birthplace of the word 'Safari', in Swahili it means 'Journey'. We are privileged at...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2016

    From the moment we landed to our too soon departure 3 days later, we couldn't have asked for a better camp in the Masai Mara. Hattie and Henry were welcoming, taking care of my sick husband, dinner in our tent with lamps to cheer him...More

    Thank debbied433
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Debbie, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences. We are so pleased that you continue to enjoy your time with Great Plains and choose our camps when planning your vacations. It was a shame that your husband was feeling...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    What a great camp in a beautiful area. When we arrived Hattie greeted us and took us across the swing bridge to the main area. Then we were shown to our wonderful tent. It was up among the tops of the trees looking down onto...More

    Thank ShadeUK
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your positive review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed our "Treehouse" (Tent 4) and found it comfortable. All our staff strive to ensure the best possible experience for our guests and we are pleased to see that you would return...More

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    jodi2j
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! You need a yellow fever shot and proof of this vaccination, and you should take malaria pills beforehand and during the trip as well. Check out Passport Health online and you can find a local clinic that specializes in... More
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
    We flew into a private Mara airstrip on the conservancy. Our travel agent set the flights within Africa for us, which is what I would suggest you do, too! You'll need to first get to Nairobi and go from the Wilson airport... More
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    7 October 2016|
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    Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
    Two more important advantages of Mara Plains Camp: 1. It is located in a private conservancy. Therefore you get the advantage of less vehicle and Jeep traffic and fewer tourists so more privacy in viewing the game. Most of... More
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    "Tent 3 has a great view of the plains."
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