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    Mara River Lodge

    C12 | Keekorok, Masai Mara National Reserve 00200, Kenya
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    • Excellent55%
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    • Average6%
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    1 - 5 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    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

    Thank saruwhite
    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    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

    1  Thank jobyfrancis
    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    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

    Thank Allan W
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    We stayed here for one night when our bikes were stuck in the mud. The hotel told us they would push our bikes out of the mud, but instead they drove them ad burned out the clutch on one.We paid with debit card for the...More

    1  Thank Mary W
    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    We booked via booking for a 2N/3D stay (2 adults and 2 children) and the lodge's reservation team was very prompt in answering all our queries (Extra bed, Conservancy fees, Safari fees etc.). The lodge is located in the Lemak Conservancy which has good density...More

    Thank Sunitha U
    Keekorok Lodge-Sun Africa Hotels
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    Mara Siria Camp
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    #6 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$390 - US$520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Mara River Lodge Kenya, Africa
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    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (8)
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for one closer to the river"
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    "River view rooms are the best, but could be noisy in the night (thanks to the Hippos) ."
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    "There is hardly any wi-fi except at the restaurant and view points."
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    "Rooms 1-69 have a view of the river"
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