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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Hidden in the bush after passing several Maasai MANYATTA you get there.The rtents are nice and large and they offer natural walks and bird walks within. The wild baboons roams all over so be vigilante. Its a nice place along the banks of Talek River.More

Thank Wachira44
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 3 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking time to give us feedback on this forum. Thank you for the comments on the tents and activities that you engaged in. I have noted the issue of the baboons which has...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

Just had a great stay at Mara Explorers Camp in February 2018. The accommodations, food, and staff were outstanding. Our safaris were successful every time and we have many amazing photos as a result.More

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Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer camp and thank you for taking time to give us feedback about your recent stay. Thank you for the excellent comments on food, accommodation and the staff and we are delighted that you had an amazing time....More

Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We had some amazing days at the Explorer. Great place, brilliant service, excellent food and special thanks to our very competent guide Paul who gave us a great experience being a very dedicated and well-balanced gamedriver.More

Thank Matthias M
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Mara Explorer as your safari destination during your recent holiday. I have shared the awesome notes with the team and they are all delighted that we made your stay truly special. I do note that Paul ensured you had...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

The tents are spacious and luxurious, they are located by a river full of wildlife you can view from your private deck. Outside private tubs are a bonus. They offer massage services which are amazing after game drives. Food does not disappoint Guides are knowledgeable...More

Thank Lori K
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to post the excellent review on this forum and for choosing Mara Explorer as your safari destination. I am delighted that we made your camping experience special and ever memorable. Explorer is a gem and the team is...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Loved the courteous staff! Order from the menu, don't order from the menu. You can order whatever you want and they will find a way! I wish all restaurants have this type of customer service. Food was not only delicious, but it is fine dining...More

Thank mableinasia
Response from Kevin M, General Manager at Mara Explorer CampResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Guest, Receive greetings from the Mara Explorer team and thank you for taking time to give us feedback about your recent stay. It is evident you had a great time while staying with us and I would like to assure you that Mara Explorer...More

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MCD1313
2 January 2018|
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Response from Ronnie H | Reviewed this property |
You can make reservations for Mara Explorer thought their head office on their website. Heritage East Africa
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20 July 2017|
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Dear Guest, We would be grateful to host you at Mara Explorer. Kindly advise on the arrival details and we will get back to you with availability and any other details. Kind Regards, The Mara Explorer Team.
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"I heard room 4 is good if you want to hear the hippos. Room 8 is quiet and far back from the path."
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"All the tents are remarkable, but my personal favourite would always be Tent #4."
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"All rooms have views of the river. They are all amazing!"
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"tent 4 is situated at the bend of the river with the best views on the hippos"
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