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    Sanctuary Olonana

    C14, Keekorok, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    I don't usually return to places i travel to to ensure i get more coverage of time and places . Hey! this is a place i will return to again and again- what can i say about a place that makes the safari you take...More

    Thank Hani A
    Reviewed 2 February 2017
    Google Translation

    Al bij aankomst voel je je al thuis. Een KLEINschalig tentenkamp met een GROOTschalig comfort. Alles en iedereen is tot...More

    Thank janhuibers
    Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

    How did I not know about this gem of a place!!! What a wonderful lodge. I loved the rooms, the location, the fantastic staff and the food. The tents have two queen size beds so ideal for families. Memorable trip.

    Thank Amrita J
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    This is much more than a hotel. It is a luxurious experience. The tented suites, which are very few, overlook the Mara river, as does the common area terrace. Therefore you are enjoying an incredible view all of the time (hippos included). The food is...More

    Thank INPRboston
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    Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile
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    Wir haben 3 Nächte im dieser wunderschönen Lodge verbracht. Die Location ist perfekt! Der Staff (von dem Zimmermädchen bis zum...More

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    Karen Blixen Camp
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    • US$404 - US$2,126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Persophne
    We will be there in February. May I use my own hairdryer? Internet in rooms?
    5 November 2016|
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    Response from Monica G | Reviewed this property |
    I believe you can although they do provide a hair dryer in the room. Internet is great. We had no problems.
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    WEtravel4fun1980
    Do the rooms have hair dryers ? Complimentary toiletries?
    27 July 2016|
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    Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
    Hi WEtravel4fun1980, Yes, each room is equipped with hair dryers and complimentary Africology toiletries including body wash, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion and mosquito repellent. Toothpaste and toothbrushes available... More
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    IngCV
    How long should we stay? We are traveling to Kenya for 3 weeks in November.
    2 June 2015|
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    "There's no such thing as a "bad room" as they're all placed directly long the river"
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    "all is great"
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    "They are all perfection and on the river."
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    "Tents on the right side are private and rooms on the left side are for family and/or children"
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