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    Ilkeliani Camp

    Masai Mara | P.O Box 64196, Masai Mara National Reserve 00620, Kenya
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    Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

    We flew into the airstrip from Wilson airport and were met by John our Masai guide. On the way to the camp we saw lots of animals including some lionesses with Cubs. We got within about 6 feet of them and got some great photos....More

    1  Thank Mark H
    Reviewed 20 March 2016

    I didn't know what to expect before I came. To be honest I was expecting a tent crawling with bugs, but this wasn't the case at all! The only thing I saw was a tiny ghecko on the first night, then there was nothing. There...More

    1  Thank Shanika G
    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    We stayed at the Ilkeliani for two nights as part of a ten day safari and we have to say they could not have done more to make our stay feel special, from flowers on arrival to a candlelit dinner under the stars, the staff...More

    1  Thank BangkokBunny
    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    This was our first trip to the Maasai Mara, and Ilkeliani was a wonderful spot to stay. The tented camps were very luxurious with beautiful wood furniture, tiled updated bathrooms and very comfortable beds. The staff was superb, helpful and attentive. The food was excellent....More

    1  Thank Suzanne R
    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    From the spacious tented accomodation with en suite and deck overlooking the river and the game reserve , to excellent food and drinks , to the opportunity to visit the local village ( a bit touristy but still interesting ) , to pleasant service from...More

    1  Thank hilltopOxon
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    • Free Parking
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    • US$ 279 - US$ 460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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    • Ilkeliani Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve ,
    • Ilkeliani Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
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    Tildy72
    16 July 2017|
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    Response from Entim | Property representative |
    Dear Tidy the drinks are not part of the full board there is drinks menu many available in camp regards Joyce
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    Shafi W
    15 February 2017|
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    Response from maryjan2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, am not familiar with the Mara River Lodge
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    608nixa
    9 January 2017|
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    Response from Ignasi R | Reviewed this property |
    Hello!!! The camp is fantastic and well placed. It's a tented camp and the distances between the tents and the main buildings are not very big but you'll have to walk through the camp which is quite wild. The staff is... More
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    "try and book a room overlooking the river"
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    "I feel all the tents are the same but please ask for the tent that is facing the Talek river on whose bank..."
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    "Rooms facing the lake are better options."
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    "Choose West 1 for a good view of the river"
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