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  • Excellent89%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights.. Its 35 mins drive from Mara Serena Airstrip on the Top of the Hill with spectacular views. NOTE: There no television.... Wifi connection available only at reception not in rooms.. BUT the safari game drives by Mara Engai Lodge...More

Thank JaniMayank
Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stayed there for three nights recently. The best advertisement for this place is that you're not allowed to go on your own to your tent after dusk because you may meet a leopard or an elephant family (we actually saw that elephant family just...More

Thank jarekiwanicki
Response from Mara E, Manager at Mara Engai Wilderness LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

Dear jarekiwanicki, Many thanks for taking the time to provide this wonderful review after your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you have enjoyed so many magical sights and sounds during your visit, and so pleased that you were able to take home...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the market for a Mara experience with thousands of animals, amazing food, fantastic vehicles and very informed guides..Than this is NOT the place for you.. .If you have kids, like hokey programs, don't mind driving an hour to see wildlife in...More

Thank katy600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible experience...in my years of travelling, I can say without a doubt that this is the best hotel room I have ever stayed in. The lodge is really nice, up in the hillside among the nature. The rooms are amazing, so spacious and luxurious. The...More

Thank Jose A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited late June and stayed here for three nights. The positives - beautiful setting, gorgeous accommodation, exceptional service The negatives - when driving from Nairobi it is the last resort - no pun intended( it is far). The food was good, not great (we...More

Thank sanjivtx
Response from Mara E, General Manager at Mara Engai Wilderness LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sanjivtx Many thanks for taking the time to provide this wonderful review after your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you have enjoyed so many magical sights and sounds during your visit, and so pleased that you were able to take home...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 745 - US$ 1,800 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 745 - US$ 1,800 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (295)
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crystal w
6 June 2017|
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Response from Mara E | Property representative |
Dear Crystal First of all, please let me apologise for the lack of response via Trip Advisor. We seem to have had some access problems, and were unable to provide a response to your enquiry. I am one of the Directors of... More
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jrdphl
11 January 2017|
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Hello Thank you so much for your interest in our beautiful property in the Masai Mara. Our all Inclusive rate does indeed include local beers, spirits and wines. And much more besides. Please do call our Head of Sales... More
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"Tent 20 commands a fantastic view of the Masai Mara."
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"Rooms with the view of the Mara will be great. If you have difficulty walking, ask for tent No. 20, its close..."
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