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Ngare Serian

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I truly do not even have the tiniest compliant to share about this camp. Everything from the tent, the service, staff, game drives and food were delightful. Every need is met as soon as you are greeted by the amazing staff. I can't brag enough about the meals. Every dish was so fresh, tasty and plentiful. I cant wait until...

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Greenbrae, California
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Summary We were there 4 nights late September 2016. The tented cabins are very large and the host Fred Swift (interim manager) and his staff were all very gracious and attentive. Our game driver and spotter (Mark and Sam) were extremely personable and knowledgeable. Highlights were lots of big game and we saw 2 Great Migration wildebeest crossings of the...

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Orlando, FL
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Our visit to Mara North Conservancy and Alex Walker's Ngare Serian was the third camp of our five camp Kenya safari and after a week in amazing settings at amazing camps we continued to be surprised at the hospitality afforded us at this very beautiful and unusual setting. We stayed in Tent 4 (of four total ) tents overlooking the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stayed at Ngare Serian for four nights, on the first leg of our 10 day safari with Alex Walker's Serian. We loved every minute of our visit here. The food was absolutely delicious -- every meal was cooked with care, from breakfasts in the bush to lunch buffets to extravagant dinners. The tents and tent setups were also excellent....

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London, Canada
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I have just returned from my first trip to Africa, one that I had planned and dreamed about for two years. Unlike most long awaited events, that end up being a disappointment compared to the dream, this trip was even better than imagined - and largely because of our wonderful stay at Ngare Serian. We stayed at three properties is...

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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Whilst staying at Ngare Serian another guest David wisely said that the perfect hotel is one that feels like home, but where everything is a little bit better. This is the best way I can describe Ngare Serian. My wife and I came here for our honeymoon in February and it was one of the very best places we have...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2016

This was going to be a special trip for us both. From the first moment, stepping off the plane and being greeted by a Hugh smile from our guide, Dixon, we knew we were going to have a fabulous time. We decided to stay at the Ngare Serian because we wanted to have an up-front and personal experience with a...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This was my second stay at Alex Walker's Serian Ngare and I had a great time once again! This small camp is in a stunning location and the tents look out onto the Mara river. As a photographer, a very big plus is having your own vehicle and I was really pleased to be partnered up with my ranger James...

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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

We had the most wonderful time here in August 2015. We were on safari with 3 generations, very special. Experience of a life time. The people in the lodge were great and the guide very knowledgeable and amiable. Wanting to come back ever since...

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Solana Beach, San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I stayed here with a group of 9 people in October. We took over Ngare Serian privately and I stayed on the Serian side as we had too many. I think what makes this pace so special is location, location, location. The walkway rope bridge to the camp I thought was wonderful. I know others might find it terrifying. I...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ngare Serian (meaning peaceful, serene, calm river) adjoining Serian, though on the opposite bank of the Mara River. Boisterous rapids envelop each marquee in its own private cocoon, bathtubs on raised decks, allow you to wallow in total seclusion. Four huge traditional marquees; enormous lavish beds dominate the open fronted hardwood decks. Situated in the deep shade and encircled by hefty pods of laughing Hippo who provide palpable atmosphere. A charming deck exudes expressions of lazy days, the at ease ambience of the mess leaves one in no doubt of the abundant comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ngare Serian

Address: Mara North Conservancy 00000, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Mara North Conservancy
Price Range: $760 - $2,450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The tents across the river are more expensive, but the location is so worth it!”
  • Hippo time in front of our tent
marlenedebora, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Hippo Tent #4: hippos galore although furthest from dining”
443pvl, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tent 4 is on a bend in the river where the water slows making for excellent hippo activity.”
dgp52, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We love to hear the hippos so staying in a tent on the river was a must for us!”
Coreann, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are only 4 tents, and I believe they all face the river”
phfisher, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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