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    Karen Blixen Camp

    Marula Lane 40C | PO Box 9913-00100 GPO NBO, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
    011 254 711 579001
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    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Stayed there for 3 nights in September. Staff was well indoctrinated, spoke by rote about all the positives of the camp. There didn't seem to be a 'head' person who oversaw the camp; instead there were 3 young women (who dressed like casual teens) that...More

    1  Thank tuckerlemmo
    Response from Lillian k, General Manager at Karen Blixen CampResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear Tuckerlemmo, We highly appreciate your review as it will go a long way in enabling us to Continuously aim at exceeding our guests expectations. Kind regards Lillian

    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    My husband and I were on a two week trip (Kenya & Seychelles), and stayed at the Karen Blixen Camp for three nights. The camp itself is beautiful and set right on the Mara River. While eating breakfast, lunch and dinner, you can see hippos,...More

    Thank Sofya B
    Response from Lillian k, General Manager at Karen Blixen CampResponded 8 October 2017

    Dear Sofya, Thank you very much for taking the time in sharing with us your comprehensive review about Karen Blixen Camp during your recent stay with us. We are delighted to note that you particularly enjoyed our beautiful camp and location, impeccable service, game drives...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    Excellent staff held back by not enough investment by the Camps owners. Chairs falling apart to broken lounges, very uneven paths/walkways, no in-room safes, staff having to try and start game drive vehicles three times to get them going, very Poor and intermittent WiFi just...More

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    Response from Lillian k, General Manager at Karen Blixen CampResponded 8 October 2017

    Dear Flatchange, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. We appreciate the opportunity you gave us to host you. I have shared your compliments with the team. Who have heroically remained our greatest asset. We appreciate this and your comments...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    Look no further for a camp in the Mara ... Karen Blixen camp is the BEST! From the moment we landed at the airstrip we fell in love with everything! The staff are amazingly friendly, so helpful and approachable. The camp is great, having 22...More

    Thank Faye O
    Management response:Responded 27 September 2017

    Dear Faye, Thank you for this wonderful detailed review for your recent stay at Karen Blixen Camp in Mara North Conservancy. Landing at Mara North Airstrip never disappoints because, game drives starts from the airstrip, enroute to camp. We appreciate your extensive review emphasizing all...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    We are so glad we chose eco friendly Karen Blixen camp for our 4 night stay in Mara North conservancy. We had researched most other camps in Masai Mara online for weeks/months beforehand, so we hoped we had got it right. We had!! After 4...More

    Thank HilaryElizabeth
    Management response:Responded 25 September 2017

    Dear Hilary, Many thanks for taking your time to review your amazing experience at Karen Blixen Camp.We appreciate your comprehensive review highlighting all aspects of your stay. Thank you so much for your nice words about our guide, David. Thank you for enjoying our HUGE...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Pool
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    • USD 974 - USD 1,313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Rift Valley Province >
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    crisworld
    20 October 2017|
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    Response from Lillian k | Property representative |
    Dear Crisworld, We do have coffee available in our dinning through out. No coffee making facilities in the tent.
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    11 August 2017|
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    Response from LillianKBC | Property representative |
    Dear Suzy, Thank you for your query. I am afraid I do not know how the South African system works. However, if you have a ground handler agent in South Africa, they could organize somewhere to be keep them safely. While in... More
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    23 May 2017|
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    Dear Lizzie, Thank you for your query. We do have hairdryers in camp. We will provide up upon check in. Regards Lillian
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    "tents 6,7 or 8"
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    "Tent 6 has a great view of the hippo pool"
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    "We had Tent 6, perfect! It looked over the resident family pod of hippos."
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    "I would request a tent on stilts as you may feel safer."
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