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Reviewed 22 November 2014

This was our first time in the Mara and we really didnt know what to expect, having been there I now know that there is no way my imagination could have brought me close to the phenomenal experience we had at the Mara and our...More

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Response from Steve_Nzuki, Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 17 February 2015

Dear Guest, Let me take this opportunity to thank you more sincerely for choosing to stay with us. It was such a pleasure to host you and hope you will be coming back soon for yet another safari of lifetime We always value your feedback...More

Reviewed 3 November 2014

This was the first safari trip of the family. We choose Mara Explorer as we wanted this experience to be unique and did not want to compromise. A friend of our who lives in Kenya and visited many lodges in the Masai Mara told us...More

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Response from Steve_Nzuki, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 9 November 2014

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Explorer family. Let me take the opportunity to really thank you for choosing to stay with us. Its such a honor that you believed your friends and yes you had chosen the best. Thanks for the feedback and we will...More

Reviewed 8 October 2014

This place is a diamond set on the Talek River in the Masai Mara. The public areas and each permanent tent's deck have a view of the rivier, where an abundance of hippos cavort and various wildlife come to drink. Our comfortable tent was beautifully...More

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Response from Steve_Nzuki, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 9 November 2014

Dear Guest, let me take the opportunity to say a word of Jambo from the Mara Explorer Family. Am happy to note that you enjoyed your stay with us and the team made your stay memorable. i have noted that Denis was impressive and that...More

Reviewed 29 September 2014

There are many camps in the Masai Mara catering to a variety of price points. Having visited quite a number through the past six years, Mara Explorer sets itself a part due to its small size and the personal attention you receive. The location itself...More

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Response from Steve_Nzuki, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 9 November 2014

Dear Guest, Jambo and Greetings from the Explorer family It is with such a pleasure to note that we met your expectations starting with the Manager, Shadrack, and the entire team. I have shared these wonderful feedback and we will be all looking forward to...More

Reviewed 26 September 2014

I have spent many a wonderful stay in the Mara and the Explorer is one of the finest I have experienced. It is the sister camp of Mara Intrepids. While Intrepids is wonderful for families, Explorer caters to those who want an experience that is...More

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Response from Steve_Nzuki, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 9 November 2014

Dear Guest It is with great pleasure to note that your with us was memorable and that we surpassed your expectations. Thanks for the complements that out of the many camps you have been Explorer stands out. I have also noted that, Noor, Paul and...More

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Response from Ronnie H | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations for Mara Explorer thought their head office on their website. Heritage East Africa
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Dear Guest, We would be grateful to host you at Mara Explorer. Kindly advise on the arrival details and we will get back to you with availability and any other details. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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"I heard room 4 is good if you want to hear the hippos. Room 8 is quiet and far back from the path."
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"All the tents are remarkable, but my personal favourite would always be Tent #4."
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"All rooms have views of the river. They are all amazing!"
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"tent 4 is situated at the bend of the river with the best views on the hippos"
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