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Kicheche Mara Camp

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my third visit to Kicheche (second to Mara camp) and I will definitely return. All the staff are amazing, from the booking office in Nairobi, the managers, the chefs and kitchen staff, household staff, askari and, last not but least, the guides. It is the best wildlife experience you could hope - Jimmy has been a wonderful guide,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 4th visit to this camp which should tell you all you need to know! The tents are lovely, food is great and staff superb. Really 5 star service. The guiding is the best you'll find anywhere and they are well set up for photographers. Milcah in the office was exceptionally helpful throughout the booking process. Big thanks...

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Bredene, Belgium
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We recently went for a 3-night trip to Maasai Mara. But when seeing this big number of camps, how do you decide where to go? Maybe there are specific requirements (wanting a bush experience, suitable for kids or - like for us - we preferred to be in one of the conservancies around the game reserve). But in the end,...

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

If you are planning a trip to the Masai Mara and want a real safari experience away from the tourism of the main reserve - stay in a conservancy at a Kicheche camp. There are 3 luxury tented Kicheche camps around the Masai Mara located in beautiful unspoilt surroundings with 100% silver standard Masai guides which make a huge difference...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had a wonderful 4 nights at Kicheche Mara. Andrea and Manuela are superb hosts and wonderful company. The whole team at the camp will do everything within their power to make your stay unforgettable (That they all knew our names within minutes of arrival was a lovely touch). The setting for the camp is beautiful and ideal for getting...

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Geleen, Limburg, Netherlands
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Kicheche Mara Camp is situated in a beautiful valley in the Mara North Conservancy. The tents are spacious and luxurious, but your in a bush camp meaning you will have a bucket shower. And that's what it's all about, having a bush experience. The animals are roaming freely around camp, and they're not only zebras. Our guide was excellent. He...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We spent the last 3 nights of our Christmas safari here in the most beautiful perfect valley with a small river below our tent. No fencing at all - one night a giraffe loomed up as we were sitting round the camp fire. The very comfortable tents are ranged along the valley and each has a great view of whatever...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This was the 7th game camp we have visited and certainly the best experience so far.(Please note that the Kicheche Bush Camp came a close second during an earlier visit to Kenya). The area of the Mara North conservancy is very attractive and variable from the plains down to the Mara river. The camp itself is in a beautiful and...

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My first experience of a bush camp and I wasn't disappointed; this is 'camping' on a whole other level. The tents were spacious and surprisingly comfortable with lovely big verandas. There is no running hot water to the tents but, when you need a shower, hot water is provided to the bucket shower which is marvellous. In the morning you...

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My second Safari in Africa and undoubtedly one to remember. Manuela and Andrea such wonderfully friendly and helpful hosts - as were all the staff who helped to make our 8 day stay such an unforgettable experience. The acommodation was superb, always clean and welcoming, with every requirement catered for, including very conmfortable beds and lovely hot bucket showers whenever...

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Our bush hideaway welcomes you to a different world, centered at the heart of the African wilderness. Experiencing a traditional luxury camp is a must on safari and, with Kicheche, one that is intimate, secluded and in an area surrounded by prolific wildlife. Staying in a bush camp doesn't mean compromising on comfort, the food and service are first class, as are the warmth and experience of Kicheche's staff making your safari an unforgettable experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kicheche Mara Camp

Address: Acacia valley, Mara North Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Hotel Class:4 star — Kicheche Mara Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Kicheche Mara Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Kicheche Mara Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
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“The camp is unfenced and if you are of a nervous disposition you may feel safer in a tent that is located closer to the main reception area”
laurabX3163YH, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you don't mind a short walk ask for Mamba tent at the far end of the camp - stunning view!”
LindsayWiseman, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All camp tents have good views”
grangegnome, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All tents are pretty much the same and all have superb views”
KevandKarenR, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We choose a tent which was fairly close to the center of the camp and found it to be a find location.”
AMBird_13, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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