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    Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush Villa

    | Maasai Mara, Olderkesi Private Reserve, Masai Mara National Reserve 00100, Kenya
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    Reviewed 3 March 2014

    Judging our experience at Cottar’s as simply another "safari" would be trivializing its lasting impression. Having traveled much of the country, stayed at numerous resorts/lodges, and hosted many visitors, my wife and I are confident in saying it was hands down the best excursion/vacation we've...More

    Thank James R
    Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 20 March 2014

    James R, wow your post meant a lot to me.. We have taken our lifetimes to get the balance right, something that is rarely appreciated or understood, and looks so easy to do.. But it's not! Thanks for pointing this out and sharing this important...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2014

    This was truly a once in a lifetime experience and the entire staff at Cottar's made sure my experience was flawless. Everything was over the top - the rooms in the main lodge, the food, the guides and spotters, the sundowners with bitings, and of...More

    Thank Ed S
    Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 20 March 2014

    Ed S, thank you for posting such a wonderful review of your safari to cottars! karibu sana for another visit! Cheers, calvin

    Reviewed 18 February 2014

    Cottar's Camp more than exceeded our expectations. It was a trip and experience of a lifetime! Scenery is spectacular, saw all of the wildlife with the exception of the wildebeests (who were on migration) and the rhinos. It was truly amazing. And our guides, especially...More

    Thank Billie B
    Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 20 March 2014

    Billie B , we appreciate your wonderful post on your trip to cottars, and for particularly pointing out the fantastic staff at camp! They are a special team, and we are very honored to have them all with us! Also your comments about staying in...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2014

    We stayed at Cottars for 6 nights in January as part of the first week of our honeymoon. We had the honeymoon tent - which was a tent in the loosest sense of the word! It was huge with a four poster bed, armchairs, dining...More

    1  Thank J V
    Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 20 March 2014

    JV, fantastic feedback, thank you.. Your observations on wifi not working and drinks being under a new policy are taken on board and perfectly valid.. Wi if we are now sorting out with a new internet provider which will hopefully be in place by end...More

    Reviewed 22 January 2014

    3rd visit to Kenya and the 3rd time at Cottars. We feel like family as most of the staff were there when we visited the first time 3 years ago. We saw all the big 5 in our first 3 days including leopards (3 sightings),...More

    1  Thank Donsnut
    Response from calvincottar, Owner at Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush VillaResponded 20 March 2014

    Donsnut, fantastically enthusiastic post..Thank you, your loyalty and repeat visits mean a lot to us! Let us know before you come for your 4 th ! Calvin

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$1,834 - US$4,219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Masai Mara National Reserve >
    • Olderkesi Private Reserve
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    31 July 2017|
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    Response from calvincottar | Property representative |
    Yes as mentioned above; there is electricity in the tents overnight. Looking forward to having you with us! Tents have 240v electricity 24 hours. Guests can recharge their camera batteries in the tents, Bush Villa, cars and... More
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