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Best Maasai Mara Boutique Hotels

Mara Intrepids Tented Camp
The price is AU$1,585 per night from 19 Sep. to 20 Sep.
4.8/5Exceptional! (37 reviews)
excellent hotel

"The place is amazing, service is excellent, employees are very kind and helpful. We got stuck driving our way to the hotel, we contacted them and they saved us."…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar. 2020

Mara Intrepids Tented Camp
Mara Explorer
5 out of 5
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5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Absolute Gem of a Place

"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 appreciated their kind hospitality all throughout our stay. Our driver/guide, James, went above and beyond every day on ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2019

Mara Explorer
Olarro Lodge - All-inclusive
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4.1/5Very Good! (7 reviews)

"It was not bad overall , far away from masai mara, the room dose not have shower box only bath tub. Pumpy road to reach there . Nice view but i do prefere olaroo plaine much more."…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug. 2019

Olarro Lodge - All-inclusive
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Where Should I Stay in Masai Mara?

Looking for a stylish accommodation option when you visit Masai Mara? If you want to find a smaller hotel with terrific service, a personal feel, and good ambiance, a boutique hotel may be exactly what you're looking for. Masai Mara has 3 boutique-style accommodation options that characterise the local flavour of this destination.

Guests say they enjoy these boutique hotels in Masai Mara:

Olarro Lodge - All-inclusive: 5-star lodge with 8 guestrooms. Enjoy the restaurant, bar and full-service spa.

Mara Explorer: 5-star tentalow with 10 guestrooms. This property offers a restaurant, a bar and free breakfast.

Mara Intrepids Tented Camp: 4.5-star lodge with 30 guestrooms. Take advantage of this property's restaurant, poolside bar and outdoor pool. Our guests enjoy the clean rooms and attentive staff.

What Should I See and Do in Masai Mara?

After you've decided where you'll stay in quaint Masai Mara, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. The wildlife and camping are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.

Masai Mara is also liked for its:
  • Safari tours
  • Parks
  • Cultural attractions

Olare Orok Conservancy, Naboisho Conservancy and Sekenani Main Gate are some of the local sights worth visiting. While you're here, you might also want to consider exploring Sekenani Reserve Headquarters, Masai Mara Reserve and Musiara Gate.

When Should I Plan a Trip to Masai Mara?

If you want to know about the local weather, use this info to help you plan your Masai Mara getaway:

  • Hottest months: March, February, January and April, with an average temperature of 28°C
  • Coldest months: September, January, October and December, with an average temperature of 9°C
  • Driest months: July, August, February and January, with an average rainfall of 47.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, April, October and May, with an average rainfall of 89 inches

Getting around Masai Mara

The nearest major airport is in Masai Mara (OLX-Olkiombo), which is located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the heart of the city. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Maasai Mara?
Mara Explorer is a favourite 5-star tentalow with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Mara Intrepids Tented Camp and Olarro Lodge - All-inclusive are a couple of other boutique hotels.
What's there to see and do in Maasai Mara?
The wildlife and camping are just some of the things to enjoy while you’re in the area. Activities and attractions to experience around Maasai Mara include Maasai Mara National Reserve, Sekenani Main Gate and Sekenani Reserve Headquarters. For even more to see and do, make a stop at Oloololo Gate, Naboisho Conservancy and Olare Orok Conservancy.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to Maasai Mara?
Understanding the weather in Maasai Mara will help you enjoy your stay to the fullest. The hottest months are usually February and March, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are September and January, with an average of 18°C. Average annual precipitation for Maasai Mara is 843 inches.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in Maasai Mara?
You have a few options for transportation to and around Maasai Mara. The nearest major airport is Maasai Mara (OLG-Olare Airstrip), which is located 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from the heart of the city, but Maasai Mara (MRE-Mara Serena) may also be an option. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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