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Reviews of Encounter Mara

Wildlife sightings and reviews

11 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Encounter Mara and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Wildlife sightings by our travellers
Starting in Aug-2019, 2 of our travellers have recorded their wildlife sightings at Encounter Mara.
Lion

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Leopard

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Cheetah

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Wild dog

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Buffalo

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Eland

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Elephant

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Giraffe

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Hippo

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Spotted Hyena

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Wildebeest

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Zebra

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Aardvark

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Black Rhino

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Pangolin

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Striped Hyena

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"Encounter Mara review"

3 nights Arrived 12 Jul 2013
"lovely large well appointed tents with good view but not as well served as Meru so no morning tea or fresh hot water for washing. Very good guide, knowledgeable, interesting and did a very good job.

The camp was very impersonal after Offbeat Meru. The manager Chris who I believe had only been in post for a couple of months met us on arrival and gave us an introduction although he did not introduce us to any other staff but after that was not available and we only saw him and his wife briefly on our last evening.

Unfortuanately 3 out of 4 of us had acquired a nasty stomach bug on the way to Encounter and we spent 24 hours confined to our tents and whilst Immodium was provided along with rehydration sachets that were great it was very difficult to find out who if anyone was in charge during the managers absence and so took some time initially to get some assistance.

Meals were served at individual tables and so there wasn't the opportunity to meet the other guests in the way that there had been at Meru and again no way of knowing who was who among the staff.

The tents were very well appointed except for the shower which I had to operate using two coat hangers as the controls were too high to reach." See all these reviews: 13n in Kenya
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Average
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Average
Facilities:
Good
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