Mara Explorer

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Masai Mara, Maasai Mara, 74888-00200, Kenya
5.0 out of 5 rating 8 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Mara Explorer in Maasai Mara, you'll be on the riverwalk, just steps from Maasai Mara National Reserve. This 5-star tentalow is 15.4 mi (24.7 km) from Olare Orok Conservancy and 15.8 mi (25.5 km) from Musiara Gate.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 10 guestrooms. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with onsite massages or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this Art Deco tentalow include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at Talek Lounge, a fine-dining restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar and dine alfresco. Or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary at scheduled times.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Maasai Mara National Reserve - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Olare Orok Conservancy - 24.7 km / 15.4 mi
Musiara Gate - 25.5 km / 15.8 mi
Naboisho Conservancy - 29.9 km / 18.6 mi
Sekenani Main Gate - 41.3 km / 25.7 mi
Sekenani Reserve Headquarters - 41.8 km / 25.9 mi
Oloololo Gate - 42 km / 26.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Nairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) - 287 km / 178.3 mi
Maasai Mara (OLX-Olkiombo) - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Maasai Mara (MRE-Mara Serena) - 48.3 km / 30 mi
Maasai Mara (KTJ-Kichwa Tembo) - 46 km / 28.6 mi
Maasai Mara (ANA-Angama Mara) - 48.8 km / 30.3 mi

The preferred airport for Mara Explorer is Nairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 12pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the tentalow prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Tourism fee: USD 70 per person, per night

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

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel