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    Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains Camp

    Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve 0000, Kenya
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    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    We have been planning a year for our once in a lifetime trip to Africa and the Mara Plains camp did not disappoint. From the moment you walk across the foot bridge you know this is a special place. It never cease to amaze us...More

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    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 10 April 2016

    Dear Priscilla & Al, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us here on TripAdvisor; it is hugely appreciated by us all at Mara Plains. We loved having you to stay and we are thrilled that your trip-of-a-lifetime was exactly that. We...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2016

    Mara Plains is such a magical place. There IS something about it ~ something intangible. Of course, the property is fabulous. The hippos and the view across the plains and the beautiful tents and public areas. The food was delicious and I do believe there...More

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    Thank Jean P
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 8 April 2016

    Dear Jean, Thank you for those very kind words. It is so pleasing to hear that you thought this place was magical! It really was such a pleasure having you all here. Your bush dinner experience with the hyenas feeding not so far away still...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    An outstanding visit and lodging while visiting Kenya in February 2016. Stella, the manager "hit the ball over the fence" and her outstanding customer service was unforgettable. The entire staff is to be applauded and the food was delicious and plentiful. My luxurious tent was...More

    Thank Karen K
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 6 March 2016

    Dear Karen, Thank you so much for finding the time to share your views on Mara Plains camp and its staff. It is fantastic to read such praise. Hattie and I are sad to have missed you but very pleased to see that Stella did...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2016

    Unbelievable first class treatment! The food was more delectable than any 5 star restaurant. Their commitment to conservation and no waste is amazing. No plastics, almost no trash at all. The guides were the most knowledgeable of all the guides we had, and we traveled...More

    Thank DawnRenee C
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 5 March 2016

    Dear DawnRenee, Thank you so much for posting your thoughts on Mara Plains. We are clearly delighted to read such praise from you especially after all the other places that you visited on your amazing trip! We are so happy that you think that this...More

    Reviewed 29 February 2016

    Our group spent 3 wonderful nights at Mara Plains Camp. The camp is very well designed and is located in a beautiful site. The entire camp staff is welcoming, highly attentive to detail, and committed to outstanding client service. The guest tents and public areas...More

    Thank rnorton72
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Mara Plains CampResponded 5 March 2016

    Thank you so much for taking a few minutes to share your review of Mara Plains. We are of course sorry not to have met you as we were away from camp at the time of your visit. That said, we are very pleased to...More

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    jodi2j
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! You need a yellow fever shot and proof of this vaccination, and you should take malaria pills beforehand and during the trip as well. Check out Passport Health online and you can find a local clinic that specializes in... More
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
    We flew into a private Mara airstrip on the conservancy. Our travel agent set the flights within Africa for us, which is what I would suggest you do, too! You'll need to first get to Nairobi and go from the Wilson airport... More
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    Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
    Two more important advantages of Mara Plains Camp: 1. It is located in a private conservancy. Therefore you get the advantage of less vehicle and Jeep traffic and fewer tourists so more privacy in viewing the game. Most of... More
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    "All rooms face the park and have total privacy."
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    "Tent 3 has a great view of the plains."
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    "I would get a room with a view of the plains rather than the river."
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