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Kilima Camp

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We stayed for 4 nights in Kilima for our 2nd stay in this camp in two years and we have to say the magie is on! The atmosphere of Kilima camp is as nowhere else (and we have done a few). The view over the Mara and the Mara river is breathtaking, the fire place, the bar and the restaurant...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Stayed there for 6 nights and i have to say its a breath taking place with a most amazing view. You wake up in a morning, birds are singing and zebras and giraffes walking 2 miters next to your tent... Game drives are fantastic as our guide-driver spotted so many animals while no one else from different camps could find...

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Thank Natalia K
Reviewed 10 July 2013 via mobile

It is coming up to a year since my husband and I stayed at Kilima camp, feeling nostalgic for what was our honeymoon I had to write and share what an incredible experience the camp was for us. We stayed in the Superior tent which was a setting of paradise in the heart of the Masai Mara. Luxurious bed (in...

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Thank Foxhayward
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Kilima camp in the Masai Mara was the most amazing place to stay. The beautiful tents are nestled on the edge of the escarpment with the Mara laid out like a blanket below. The camp is a secluded and special place that was perfect for our wedding. The food and service was excellent and the whole experience completely exceeded our...

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Thank Casey J
Dunoon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2013

I have just returned from my ten day holiday to Kenya and it was tremendous. The warm welcome on arrival by the manager of the camp was soon to be escalated by welcomes from al members of staff at the camp. Paul, took care of al the food and drink and his service and manner was amongst the best I...

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Reviewed 8 March 2013

The Kilima Camp is the best we have seen in a long time and experienced. Stayed for 3nights in camp. In these beautiful eventful days we were treated with full board, then have kings feel. The food at all times of the day was made with love and of excellent quality. A special thanks to the chef Ibrahim and Paul...

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kilimacamp, Director of Sales at Kilima Camp, responded to this review

Dear friends, it is great to read such enthusiastic comment about our camp and your stay and experience at Kilima Camp. It is true that we run a business but beyond the business, there are people and passion. It means a lots that you had the feeling of been part of the Kilima Camp family ! We really hope to...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 March 2013

My wife and I had a great time in Kilima camp in December last year with the great hospitality and service from staff. The variety and taste of cuisine were excellent at the restaurant! Before going to morning safari, we enjoyed seeing the sunrise with a cup of coffee. We're so satisfied with comfortable accommodation (Tent!) close in nature environment....

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kilimacamp, Director of Sales at Kilima Camp, responded to this review

Dear Kenji, Dear friend, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to host you and meet you both at Kilima Camp last December. Our clients satisfaction is with the well being of the local community and our staff and the preservation of the environment our main priority. It is great to read your...

Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Reviewed 2 March 2013

We (a German family) stayed only two nights in Kilima Camp, but it was the nicest place we had been on our one week safari trip through Kenia! The view of the Mara plain is unforgettable! To sit at the fire and have a drink before having a wonderful dinner (best kitchen!!!) is fantastic. The tents are very nice and...

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kilimacamp, Director of Sales at Kilima Camp, responded to this review

Dear friends, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to host you at Kilima Camp with your family n December. We are glad to hear that you had an enjoyable time and unforgettable memories at Kilima Camp. We really hope to have the pleasure to host you again, to be able to return...

Philipsburg, Netherlands Antilles
Reviewed 28 February 2013

We visited this camp as our last part of our visit to Kenya last June/July. Martin our Guide was exceptional and after collecting us from our last camp to the trip to Kilima the game drive was fantastic. our tent was great with fantastic views. Food was good and service as well. The downside is that the regular manager had...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2013

My wife and I travelled there for 3 nights in mid February 2013. We were absolutely delighted with the whole visit and experience. I can do no better than endorse all the very best things written by others about the camp, its lovely staff, its accommodation, food and service. They are all of the very highest order. We were fortunate...

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kilimacamp, Director of Sales at Kilima Camp, responded to this review

Dear friends, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to host you at Kilima Camp with your wife in February. We are glad to hear that you had an enjoyable time at Kilima Camp. it's really a joy to read your enthusiastic comment about the camp, the friendly staff, the services and food......

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kilima Camp is a small and intimate eco-friendly tented camp with a stunning view over the Mara rive and the Masai Mara Reserve.Like all our standard tents, our two new Deluxe tents benefit from fantastic and unspoiled views!We offer excellent game viewing in the Mara Triangle with our 4x4 vehicle and our qualified and experienced guides. Being this close to nature , with panoramic views of the Masai Mara, we guarantee you that you will see amazing wildlife ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kilima Camp

Address: Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $461 - $948 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kilima Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Kilima Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Kilima Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
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“We had a wonderful view from the balcony of our lodge over the Maasai Mara, but I think all the lodges have a similar view”
359philipm, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There is a walk to the tents, if you strugglewith this, make sure you ask for one close to the main buildings.”
BakeMad, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“up-grade to one of the three deluxe tents”
Kalemax65, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Deluxe Tents are really in a class of their own bush the Classic Tents are just as good a choice.”
  • View from the plains just below Kilima Lodge
georgesh903, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a view on the masai mara but all of them got it I think…”
Mizunooto, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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