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    Encounter Mara, Asilia Africa

    Mara Naboisho Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 20500, Kenya
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Our Guide, Dennis was a true blessing. The entire experience was 1st class, The food was excellent as well as the service. This was our first time in Kenya and pour first safari. The staff made it special.

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    Reviewed yesterday

    The Masai staff would sit down with us at meals. Felt a great welcome. It is located in the 'bush' in luxury. The meals were prepared beyond my expectation of a safari camp. Afternoon tea with lemon bars my favorite. Being in Africa traveling I...More

    Thank Mark K
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    What an absolutely perfect way to start our African Safari. We are a family of five, including three adult children in their 20's. Encounter Mara was our first stop and the warmth and friendliness and comfort that enveloped us from the first moment we arrived...More

    Thank SierraLady
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    If this is camping, I LOVE it! Everyone at Encounter Mara worked tirelessly to make me and everyone in the group feel comfortable and at home. The campgrounds are beautiful and very private, and there is a great game viewing spot with a nice vista....More

    Thank Jeanine H
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Arriving at Encounter Mara from the Serengeti, we were surprised to see such a vast difference in topography in such a relative short distance. While beautiful in its own right, it is greener and rockier than is the Serengeti. Senchura, our young and very knowledgeable...More

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    Sarova Mara Game Camp
    1,047 reviews
    #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
     
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    Mara Leisure Camp
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    Fairmont Mara Safari Club
    544 reviews
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    Ruthie M
    8 January 2017|
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    Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
    Hi Ruthie, We look forward to meeting you! This time of year should be warm to hot and sunny, and doesn’t fall within the traditional rainfall seasons. There is, however, a chance of late afternoon thundershowers. Days... More
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    Alexa M
    14 October 2015|
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    Response from AsiliaAfrica | Property representative |
    Hello Alexa, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately there is no wifi at Encounter Mara. For emergencies you are more than welcome to ask the manager if you would be able to use their laptop to send an email or two but... More
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    "We had tent #2. 2-bedroom, 2- en suite baths with living room. Ideal for two couples who are very good..."
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    "Every tent has a private front row view of the Mara. If you have difficulty walking choose a tent close to..."
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