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    Encounter Mara, Asilia Africa

    Mara Naboisho Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It's hard to put into words the absolutely remarkable experience one has as a guest at Encounter Mara. Senchura and Nabala were more then extraordinary guides. They were teachers, translators, bartenders, scrabble partners, pranksters and most valued friends. Managers, Sammy and Peter were relaxed and...More

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

    Hello Theresa, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Encounter Mara. Thank you so much for your kind words about our staff and guides, we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Tony and company at Asilia were warm, welcoming and wonderful. Our guide team, Sintura and Agnes, were knowledgeable, informative, engaging and above all FUN! Our family had a safari the Maasi way and we will not forget it. Thanks!More

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    Thank leightman86
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Leigh, Thank you so much for your amazing review - we are so pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your kind words about our guides, Sintura and Agnes. We are so happy that we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We booked with a private guide and stayed at Encounter Mara. The location was amazing. Our "tent" was more comfortable than most hotel rooms we've stayed in. The food was incredible. I am vegetarian and the vegetarian options were plentiful and delicious. We travelled with...More

    Thank natashajk2017
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello, Thank you so much for writing such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your kind words about our staff, we are so happy to hear that you...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

    I spent 4 days / 3 nights at Encounter Mara and had an amazing time. Loved the camp, the park and the people. The food was delicious and the staff took care of everything. I loved the days out with the animals and truly enjoyed...More

    Thank Kathleen M
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 15 May 2017

    Hello Kathleen, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and do hope to see you back at Encounter Mara in the future. All the best, The Encounter Mara Team

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Our time at Encounter Mara was wonderful from start to finish. The staff went out of their way to be helpful and and our guide for the game drives was top notch: we saw all the big five (apart from rhino which are not present)...More

    1  Thank Julian L
    Response from AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Encounter Mara, Asilia AfricaResponded 15 May 2017

    Hello Julian, Thank you so much for taking the time to put together a review of your time with us. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you back at Encounter Mara in the...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$959 - US$1,474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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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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    Alexa M
    14 October 2015|
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    Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
    Hello Alexa, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately there is no wifi at Encounter Mara. For emergencies you are more than welcome to ask the manager if you would be able to use their laptop to send an email or two but... More
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    "I think all the tents are probably equally good but can recommend Tent No1"
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    "All tents are the same and incredibly kitted out..."
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    "We were in Tent 2 and it was very nice, as are all the others."
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    "We staye in a triple room. Tents are all secluded and vey comfortable, bucket showers, quality glamping!"
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