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Fairmont Mara Safari Club

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16/05/2017 17/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Menlo Park, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our "tent" had all the mod cons with both an inside and an enormous outside shower, which was really lovely. The meals were good and big portions. From our tent deck we had a fabulous view of the river and saw crocodile sunning on the bank and hippos grunting, and a cacophony of birds in the morning waking with sunrise....

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Admin Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share the experiences of your recent stay at Fairmont Mara Safari Club. We are so glad that you enjoyed our beautifully decorated tents with an unobstructed views of the Hippo filled Mara river, great food and the engaging services from our staff. Thank you for the great feedback...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife's and my trip in southern Africa ending in Mombasa recently, I had planned to take a couple of days other than Nairobe in Kenya before our return to Boston but knew little. I found the Masai Mara with a little research and decided on a short safari. I also picked the Fairmont as a safe bet. We flew...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Administrative Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful complimentary review of your stay at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club. We are so glad that you and your wife had an amazing experience with us and enjoyed several aspects of our Resort; the great food, amazing game viewing experiences, luxurious tents with great view s...

Dubai
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We took a flight from Wilson airport and reached Masai Mara. The staff from Fairmont welcomed us near the airstrip. The hotel is located nearby at the banks of Mara river. We were placed in a tent which was comfortable in all respects. We experienced thunderstorm and heavy rains in the nights but tent was very well secured. The breakfast...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture,& Admin Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear our Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share the experiences of your recent stay at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club. We are so glad that you had memorable moments with us and enjoyed among others; warm welcome upon arrival, great breakfast and our engaging staff. Thank you for the great feedback which we shall...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This was a trip of the life time. If you are looking for a holiday in Masai Mara look no where else. This place is a best combination of ethenic Mara authenticity, luxury, comfort and food! The game drives are planned best to see all the big 5's and be prepared to get wealth of knowledge about The flora and...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Admin Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful complimentary review of your stay at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club. Thank you for your kind words on our leisure facilities and service. Your compliments are highly valued and will surely be shared with our team. Our guests' complete satisfaction is our main goal at Fairmont...

Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Jambo! My dad and I visited the Fairmont Mara from Feb 17-19 and we really had a once in a lifetime experience. We've both done our fair share of traveling and we both said that staying here and experiencing the Mara was probably our favorite experience! The grounds and tents were beautiful and incredibly comfortable, we only wish we could...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Admin Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share the experiences of your recent stay at the Fairmont Mara safari Club. We are so glad that you had memorable moments with us and enjoyed among others; neat grounds, comfortable accommodation, great food and the engaging and personalized services by our staff, and great game viewing. Thank...

Barnoldswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

The service is second to none, very attentive & always a smile! The food was superb something for everyone with lots of variety! The coconut macaroons were delicious. game drives morning & evening were just an awesome experience! Unfortunately the leopard alluded us! Jonathan our driver was the best, managing to get places the other dare not! This is the...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Admin Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share the experiences of your recent stay at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club. We are glad that you had memorable moments with us and enjoyed among others; our delicious food, comfortable accommodation and great safaris . Thank you for the great review which we shall definitely share...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 20 February 2017

the place is special it its own kind, having b/fast while overlooking the hippo filled mara river. the game drives are also amazing, seeing the wildlife in their natural ecosystem. not forgetting the bush dinner, it was superb

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Administrative Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy to read that you enjoyed our beautiful camp and tents with an unobstructed views of the Hippo filled Mara River, great food and natural habitat. Thank you for the great feedback, which we shall definitely share with all our staff and we welcome you back to our Resort. Yours Sincerely, Nancy Njoroge Talent, Culture...

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Our luxurious "tent" with private deck overlooked the River Mara oxbow, where dozens of hippos cruised by each evening to graze, and returned following the exact same path each morning. Relaxed, friendly service, the grounds are maintained as a park within. A preserve. Our guide and driver Jeremiah was the best. We saw everything-- total of 26 different mammals, including...

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Administrative Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy to read that you enjoyed our beautifully ,manicured grounds and tents with an unobstructed views of the hippo filled Mara River, the engaging services by our staff and memorable safaris by our experienced guide Jeremiah. Thank you for the great feedback which we shall definitely share with all our staff and in special mention...

Paw Paw, Michigan
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Our game driver John was the best part of our vacation. He stopped when ever my wife wanted a picture A- LOT. He found animals i could not see. The food was great and the free time worked out to rest and not feel rushed. This was one of best vacations we have had. Thanks to all the great staff

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Administrative Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful complimentary review of your stay at the Fairmont Mara Safari club. Thank you for your kind words on our great food and great staff. We shall definitely share your review with our staff in special mention of John who exceeded your expectations during safaris. We look forward...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Perfect accomodation for luxury safaris its located in the heart of famous maasai mara national reserve overlooking Mara river its a perfect place to view wilderbeast migration, for early booking of the spectacular view email us info@subsaharanexcursions.com

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nancy_njoroge, Talent, Culture & Admininstrative Assistant at Fairmont Mara Safari Club, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so happy to read that you enjoyed our luxury accommodation and location with great views facing the Mara River. Thank you for the great review and we look forward to welcome you back soon to our Resort. Kind regards, Nancy Njoroge Talent, Culture & Administrative Assistant

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Fairmont Mara Safari Club

Address: C14, Keekorok, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: RM1,666 - RM4,381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairmont Mara Safari Club 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Fairmont Mara Safari Club Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Fairmont Mara Safari Hotel
Mara Safari Club
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“Tents numbered 45-51 are closest to the gate and very quiet.”
LATONYAW632, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All are excellent, face the river. Some take a little longer to walk from one's "tent" to the lobby , but transport by golf cart available”
HMW1411, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Tent near to the reception area will avoid long walks....”
gdbhinge, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you have mobility issues then ask for one of the tents near to the swimming pool or reception. Tent #1 is excellent!”
  • The tent is bigger than it looks here - but so luxurious!
dingull, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We liked tent 17”
379emilyh, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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