We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Mara Sopa Lodge

    C14, Keekorok, Oloolaimutia valley | Oloolaimutia Gate, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    Please select your travel dates.
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    No availability for your dates from these sites
    Traveller (733)
    Room & Suite (115)
    Pool & Beach (66)
    Sarova Mara Game Camp
    1,047 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mara Safari Club
    545 reviews
    #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Keekorok Lodge-Sun Africa Hotels
    1,050 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
    919 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Nanyuki Town
     
    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good47%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Sarova Mara Game Camp
    1,047 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mara Safari Club
    545 reviews
    #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Keekorok Lodge-Sun Africa Hotels
    1,050 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
    919 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Nanyuki Town
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct.2 Oct.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Masai Mara National Reserve hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cae4e1113a9d43d19b1b4289ed7394d2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":504786,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"cae4e1113a9d43d19b1b4289ed7394d2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Mara Sopa Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNhZTRlMTExM2E5ZDQzZDE5YjFiNDI4OWVkNzM5NGQyIiwiQUlLIjoiMWVhMTc4OWIyNTdhNGE2Zjg0MGQwYjA1ZjM3ZDY2N2IifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (754)
    There are newer reviews for Mara Sopa Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    251 - 255 of 535 reviews

    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    Just after a very good stay at Sopa Lodge, Lake Naivasha we moved on to Masai Mara. Much more run down and not really maintained over the years. The view from the various terraces is now a days completely hidden by the high vegetation =...More

    2  Thank AB-Denmark
    Reviewed 25 October 2014

    Stayed here just recently and had a great opportunity to explore the Mara. The road from the highway is bumpy to say the least and when you get to the Park gate this lodge is just around the corner, again on a very bumpy road....More

    2  Thank Diane9292
    Reviewed 19 October 2014

    We spent one night here on our Kenya safari. The rooms are located in huts that kind of look like Haggrad's house from Harry Potter, four rooms to a building. The rooms were large and comfortable. We had a 2nd floor room which provided a...More

    1  Thank dwstonesifer
    Reviewed 13 October 2014

    Went on my first trip to the Masai Mara and it was just fantastic. Stayed at the Mara Sopa Lodge. Staff were friendly and food was good. Room was very comfortable. Wished someone had advised me to stay longer than one night. All the same,...More

    Thank Romy P
    Reviewed 3 October 2014

    The place is very nice. The lodge is near to the gates of the Mara park and could hear lions roaring in the wild from the hotel at night. The beds are good and the overall hygiene okay. The staff are very friendly and the...More

    2  Thank FavourSafaris
    Sarova Mara Game Camp
    1,047 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mara Safari Club
    545 reviews
    #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Keekorok Lodge-Sun Africa Hotels
    1,050 reviews
    #4 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
    Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
    919 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Nanyuki Town
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 187 - USD 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 90
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with TripOnline SA so you can book your Mara Sopa Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Mara Sopa Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve ,
    • Mara Sopa Lodge Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (733)
    Room & Suite (115)
    Pool & Beach (66)
    Dining (47)
    Hotel & Grounds (464)
    Bathroom (26)
    Family and Play Areas (14)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Keekorok Lodge-Sun Africa Hotels
    1,050 reviews
    15.46 km away
     
    Fairmont Mara Safari Club
    545 reviews
    58.20 km away
     
    Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
    919 reviews
    259.93 km away
     
    Sarova Mara Game Camp
    1,047 reviews
    10.57 km away
     
    Nearby Attractions
    Mara River
    1,444 reviews
    16.18 km away
    Mara Naboisho Conservancy
    158 reviews
    22.10 km away
    Mara Triangle
    548 reviews
    46.04 km away
    Ol Kinyei Conservancy
    119 reviews
    26.70 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    ellieriazi
    22 August 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from uberlassie | Reviewed this property |
    No air con but I was there mid-May and it was quite cold at night, so didn't need it. It was very pleasant for sleeping. A little too chilly for me to use the pool unless it was midday. In fact we did a dawn safari one... More
    0
    Votes
    ellieriazi
    4 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from rod w | Reviewed this property |
    Would agree with below comments. Rooms are very comfortable and cool at night. They do run on a generator which is switched off at night, cant remember exact time, but around midnight so no power in night.
    0
    Votes
    charlie0190
    13 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from Chris_n_Jude | Reviewed this property |
    Everywhere we went we were provided with plenty of water and never had an issue. Plus there are opportunities to buy from bars and places you visit. We are people who drink lots of water as understand the merits of doing so... More
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Rooms near to the Main Hall and Reception is better"
    Read review
    "The best rooms are near the bar/reception area as WIFI would be accessible from the rooms"
    Read review
    "Try to get a room closer to the lobby if you have walking problems."
    Read review
    "Some rooms are a bit of hike up a hill from reception, could be an issue for those with mobility issues."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing