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Mara Explorer

Luxury tentalow with restaurant, near Maasai Mara National Reserve

  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
From
NZ$1,987

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Masai Mara, Maasai Mara, 74888-00200, Kenya
10.0.Exceptional.
  • Mara Explorer Camp was absolutely wonderful. The staff is warm, friendly, and attentive, especially Jane the manager, Noor the server, and Kaka the head of security. We certainly…

    Dec 16, 2018

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  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Bathtub

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 10 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk

What’s around

  • On the riverwalk
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Naboisho Conservancy - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Musiara Gate - 15.8 mi / 25.5 km
  • Olare Orok Conservancy - 17.7 mi / 28.4 km
  • Sekenani Main Gate - 21.2 mi / 34.1 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Deluxe Tent (3 Safaris included)

Location

Masai Mara, Maasai Mara, 74888-00200, Kenya
  • On the riverwalk
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Naboisho Conservancy - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On the riverwalk
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Naboisho Conservancy - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Musiara Gate - 15.8 mi / 25.5 km
  • Olare Orok Conservancy - 17.7 mi / 28.4 km
  • Sekenani Main Gate - 21.2 mi / 34.1 km
  • Sekenani Reserve Headquarters - 21.5 mi / 34.6 km
  • Oloololo Gate - 26.1 mi / 42 km
  • Ololaimutiek Gate - 28.8 mi / 46.4 km

Getting around

  • Maasai Mara (OLX-Olkiombo) - 2 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (MRE-Mara Serena) - 163 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (MDR-Musiara Airstrip) - 52 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (OLG-Olare Airstrip) - 81 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (KTJ-Kichwa Tembo) - 145 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (ANA-Angama Mara) - 156 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (KEU-Keekorok) - 89 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (HKR-Mara North) - 154 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (OSJ-Ol Seki Airstrip) - 105 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle

At a glance

Size

  • 10 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 12:30 PM-6 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (12 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite extended parking
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Ecotours on site

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Facilities

  • Year Built - 2001
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress

Things to enjoy

  • In-room massage available
  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

Talek Lounge - This fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Small print

Also known as

  • Mara Explorer
  • Mara Explorer Maasai Mara
  • Mara Explorer Safari/Tentalow
  • Mara Explorer Safari/Tentalow Maasai Mara
  • Mara Explorer Masai Mara
  • Mara Explorer Safari
  • Mara Explorer Safari Masai Mara
  • Mara Explorer Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
  • Mara Explorer Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
  • Mara Explorer Safari/Tentalow Masai Mara
  • Mara Explorer Safari/Tentalow

Policies

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • Destination fee: USD 70 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Mara Explorer does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self and extended parking.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 12:30 PM - 6 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, Talek Lounge offers alfresco dining.
  • Yes, a free airport shuttle is available.
  • Onsite recreation at Mara Explorer includes ecotours and a wildlife and game drive. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.