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    Mara Plains Camp

    Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 0000, Kenya
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          US$1,660
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          Reviewed 12 February 2016

          Great host, gourmet food, and the most knowledgable guides on the Mara Plains. Can't wait to go back! We had such an incredible experience there with hosts Hattie and Henry. You can tell the entire staff takes great pride in working in such a fantastic...More

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          Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Mara Plains Camp

          Dear Belle, Thank you so much for your review of Mara Plains Camp. We loved hosting you, your family and your friends. We had such a fun time looking after you all. There is always a fantastic atmosphere when a big group of friends come...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2016

          I bring people on safari to Kenya every year and try and experience a different camp/lodge in the Mara and I have to say Mara Plains takes the cake! Everything about this place is spectacular; from the exquisite rooms, the food, the views, the excellent...More

          Thank marulalane
          Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Mara Plains Camp

          Dear Valerie, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your time here at Mara Plains. We are so happy to hear that you think Mara Plains tops all your other experiences in the Maasai Mara. That is something we...More

          Reviewed 11 February 2016

          The staff were the most knowledgeable friendly group. They even gave us a camera after ours broke! The food was delicious & we were pleasantly surprised with a beautiful breakfast set up during our safari ride as well as a private dinner on our balcony....More

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          Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Mara Plains Camp

          Dear Stacie & Michael, Thank you very much for your review of Mara Plains. It is greatly appreciated by all the staff here. The kitchen are delighted to hear that you thought the food was delicious! I wonder if you ever got the photos of...More

          Reviewed 11 February 2016

          Mara Plains was one of several lodges we visited on a recent excursion through Africa. Though one of many it stood out among the rest. We cannot thank Hatti and Henry enough for their attentiveness to every detail.More

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          Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Mara Plains Camp

          Dear Paul & Annette, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your stay at Mara Plains. We are so happy to hear that your visit with us was a memorable one but also that your entire trip to Africa...More

          Reviewed 11 February 2016

          We had the most wonderful time visiting Mara Plains!!! Upon arrival you are swept into another time, the walk over the river on the suspended bridge brings you into the beautiful, natural setting , the open air lounge looking out to the Masi Mara is...More

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          Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Mara Plains Camp

          Dear Ralph & Linda, Thank you so much for your review. Your enthusiasm for Mara Plains is clear for us all to read and can transport any reader into our magical little world! Thank you. We are thrilled to hear you mention the bath tubs...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$1,618 - US$3,062 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 7
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          • Rift Valley Province >
          • Masai Mara National Reserve
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          • Mara Plains Camp Kenya, Africa
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          Nearby
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          78.75 km away
          Nearby Attractions
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          112 reviews
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          bjharr
          Thinking of 3-4 nights Jul, Aug or Sep 2018. What would pricing be for one couple?
          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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          Nouramish
          were you able to use your mobile phones and access the internet on your smart phone ?
          11 October 2015|
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          Response from GreatPlainsConserve | Property representative |
          Hi, Thank you for your question. I am sorry about the delayed response. In answer to your question; yes there is phone reception around the camp, though it can be a little patchy in places. We also have a camp phone so if... More
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          "Tent 3 has a great view of the plains."
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          "I would get a room with a view of the plains rather than the river."
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          "They are all beutiful, ours was on the south end."
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          "All rooms have an excellent view of different things and are amazing"
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