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Quite a basic lodge. Its average to stay the night and go out in the mornings. We had requested vegetarian food but not a very good variety. We felt generally not a very good choice of starters, main, desserts.
Also inconvenient as lights go out...More
The negatives: older vehicles, fewer animals than other areas of the Mara, food is average at best, ambience is lacking
The positives: view overlooking hippo pools are the best in the Mara, friendly staff is very interested in pleasing the guests, the rooms are very...More
Ought to be the best place to see the hippos around the area. There are 200 hippos chilling at the river right in front of the hotel! You can see them from the restaurant, and at night, you can see them come out from the...More
I feel bad leaving it four stars, but I can't give 5 to all of them! The location is fantastic, set on the bend of the Mara river where hundreds of hippos hang out. My brother in law recorded the hippos to use as his...More
The restaurant overlooks a large pool with upwards of 150 hippo - so it's easy viewing, especially at dusk as the hippos start to get more active.
The hotel rooms are a bit dated and small, however they are comfortable and we didn't spend much...More
#8 of 141 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
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US$392 - US$520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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