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Reviewed 9 October 2017

How does one define Heaven on Earth? Mara Explorer Camp! The warmth of the staff takes hospitality to a whole new level, making you feel immediately upon arrival that you have come home to be with family. Accommodations are exceptional, the tents are spacious and...More

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Response from Florence W, Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 10 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking time to write your review about your stay with us at Mara Explorer, we are delighted to read from you. It was great hosting you once again, and we are glad that as always, everything fell so...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Had the time of my life at this safari camp! It has always been a dream of mine to visit Masai Mara and although this review is a few years later - it holds true in my mind! The staff are unbelievable and really do...More

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Response from Florence W, Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking time to write your review about your stay with us at Mara Explorer, we are grateful for this. We note how memorable your stay was and kudos to the entire team that ensured that every moment counted...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We arrived here after spending couple of nights at the sister camp Mara Intrepids and were greeted with the same warm welcome by the manager and her team. As this is much smaller camp compared to Intrepids,was more personalised and more private as lesser guests....More

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Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 23 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review about your stay at Mara Explorer. It is indeed true that Mara Explorer is a luxurious tented camp that offers personalized service and attention to details is exhibited. The camp's unique location on...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We cannot praise this camp more highly - the professionalism, service & top quality food made this an experience never to be forgotten. From the moment we arrived Flo, Julias & their team made us feel so welcome which extended throughout our stay. Be under...More

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Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 20 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Mara Explorer as your safari destination and for taking time to give us the excellent feedback. I do note that all the aspects that make a trip worthwhile were met during your stay including a superb welcome, professional personalized...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

A fixed tented camp on the Talek river where hippos abound and we saw a monitor lizard as big as a crocodile. Birds are amazing and are easily seen from the lodge restaurant and community area. Bring a recording device because bird calls are amazing....More

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Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer team and thank you for taking time to give us the excellent feedback. Mara Explorer is truly a hidden gem and I am delighted that you had an exceptional stay. Our guides will ensure that your game...More

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Response from Ronnie H | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations for Mara Explorer thought their head office on their website. Heritage East Africa
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Dear Guest, We would be grateful to host you at Mara Explorer. Kindly advise on the arrival details and we will get back to you with availability and any other details. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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"I heard room 4 is good if you want to hear the hippos. Room 8 is quiet and far back from the path."
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"All the tents are remarkable, but my personal favourite would always be Tent #4."
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"All rooms have views of the river. They are all amazing!"
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"tent 4 is situated at the bend of the river with the best views on the hippos"
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