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Mara River Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

This was my second time at Mara River Safari Lodge and it wasn't as good this time as the first. The price of the room has doubled since I was last there and what you get for the price has halved. To give the place credit, the room are beautiful, well air conditioned , Lovely outlook, top grade toiletries and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Ok so tonight we have petted a Tiger. Held a boa constrictor. Feb Zebra, Elephants, buffalo and lions. Had a wonder dinner while watching the lions watching us and then to top it off an amazing fire dance spectacular. Tomorrow we explore the rest of the park. Wow what a day. In animal lover heaven

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1 Thank Trish B
Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Mara River for 3 nights and loved every minute of it! We stayed in a Twiga hut and it was the experience of a lifetime. What we liked: - the animals are right outside your window and they even provide carrots in your room so you can feed them and make them come closer - you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had a great one night stay at Mara River Lodge. We had won a nights accommodation in a Swala deluxe room but were upgraded on arrival to Tandala Suite. Our room just fit in the roll away bed and as we were 2 adults and 2 children aged 5 yrs and 2 yrs there wasn't particularly much room! The... More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We absolutely loved staying at the Mara River Safari Lodge! We had a lovely, comfortable 2-bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment in the ' Kifaru' part of the resort, overlooking the rhinoceros and her baby, a herd of zebra, and multiple wildebeest and ostriches, who roamed about in front of us on acres of safari land. Carrots and fruit were provided for... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had the Tandala Suite, small room with a balcony that has great views over the safari. We were also given a fresh basket of carrots to feed the animals daily but from our balcony window, we must throw the carrots really far away in order to feed them. If you are serious about feeding the animals right off from... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This was a unique experience and we really enjoyed this . The rooms are surrounded by animals and you can hear their sounds in the night. The Cabanas were very clean and nice. Feel luxury . My kid really enjoyed our stay there.

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

we stayed in a 2 bedroom room upstairs room was lovely but found it a difficult for my sister who has artharitis to use the ramp to enter the room as is was upstairs so sugest any one who needs help to stop on ground level. great view over the pool staff were very friendly and helpful the pool was... More 

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I really liked this place. We got a great deal on agoda for £120 a night which included some of the park free. The room was superb with viewing of the reserve and was able to feed zebras and ostriches with carrots. Straight from our balcony! Night safari for 3 was £100. BBQ was average, dance was brilliant and night... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We had very good experience during our stay. The package includes one trip safari journey and several show. The safari journey was great. Please bear in mind the schedule of the shows so you can manage to see all of them. I missed the bali agung and some of the morning shows. The elephant show was also great. Too bad... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mara River Safari Lodge is a themed resort that offers a truly unique experience. Accommodation is composed of a series of comfortably appointed thatched dwelling orientated towards a landscaped inhabited by wildlife. With the shadow of Bali's sacred Mount Agung looming in the distance, embrace the rare tranquility of this retreat as rhinos, zebras and oryx graze contentedly at close range. Savor the raw beauty surrounding the lodge, while lions majestically roar declaring their status as the king of the beasts. ... more   less 

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Address: Km. 19 Jl. Prof Ida Bagus Mantra, 80551, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Gianyar
Price Range: €167 - €276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mara River Safari Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Mara River Safari Hotel Gianyar
Mara River Safari Resort
Mara River Safari Lodge Bali/Gianyar, Indonesia
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“I would recommend a Twiga room”
 of 5 bubbles 841chanellem, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Twiga rooms on upper level ,over looks animals”
 of 5 bubbles Elisa255350, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Swala rooms have a great view, as do Twiga rooms. Family rooms are at back of property (but close to pool)”
 of 5 bubbles Kerryn72, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All looked good to me and we had the cheapest room available”
 of 5 bubbles caddyandbellA, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book a family apartment if you have more than 1 child”
  • View from Tandala early morning
  • Not a bad view from bed
  • Beautiful high ceilings but hard to keep cool
  • Tandala bathroom
  • Tandala suite
  • View from Tandala
  • Tandala
 of 5 bubbles katie07, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
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