maasai mara Safari club lies in the north west of the Masai Mara, Kenya at the foot of the Aitong hills. The Masai Mara Safari Camp is positioned on the ox-bow of the Mara River, so all the ensuite tents have a view of the hippo filled river. Mara Safari club Hotel at the center of camp hosts an indoor restaurant, bar and library with Internet access to keep the relatives up to date with Masai Mara safari adventures.
A spacious outside deck overhangs the river and leads to a heated pool, complete with bar and private massage tents. With four posters, pillow-top beds and a veranda overlooking the hippo and crocodile-filled river, each of the 50 tents at Fairmont Mara Safari Club is superbly furnished with its own private, three-piece bathroom, including a number of “outdoor showers” in select tents. The larger-sized accommodations also feature expanded decks which allow for private dining, a new service.
Outdoor dining will be enhanced with the creation of a boma, a structure influenced by traditional homesteads, where guests can enjoy a cultural dinner reflecting not only African cuisine but also rich musical accompaniment.
Mara Safari club is owned and operated by Fairmont Group hotels, luxury Tented Camps and Lodge
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Mara Safari club Hotel Accommodation
Whether on business or family safari each of the 50 tented camps at Mara Safari Club 5-star hotel are designed help guests relax in comfort and style. Balcony/Terrace, Mini Bar is among the amenities guests will find in every tent Bar/Pub, Laundry Service/Dry Cleaning, Room Service, Restaurant are some of the extra comforts you'll find at this Masai Mara National Park hotel. Tourists seeking that perfect blend of attentive care and modern convenience will find it at this lovely tented camp hotel. A reservation at Mara Safari Club Hotel Masai Mara National Park is easy with our secure online form;
The two sets of accommodations in Mara Safari Club:
- Mara Safari Club Riverfront Deluxe Tent
- Riverfront Deluxe Tent with a four-poster beds, full bath with hot water and power. There is also a deck. Bed Type: 1 four-poster Queen
- Size: 220 sq. ft.
- Mara Safari Club Riverfront Tent
- Riverfront Tent with four-poster beds, ensuite shower with hot water and power. There is also a deck. Bed Type: One four-poster Queen or
- Two four-posters Twins
- Size: 220 sq. ft.
Common Amenities In The Fairmont Mara Safari Club Rooms Include:
- Water flasks with glasses
- Shower stall or bath
- 220v electrical sockets
- Lamps (electrical)
- Dressing table
- Hand-woven rugs
- Poster-bed drapes
- Windows with mosquito gauze and flaps
- Square-pin electric sockets for easy charging of video cameras, cameras and other electric gadgets. (Adapters are available from Reception.)
- Shower stall or bath
- Flush toilets in bathroom
- Freshly laundered towels
- Solar-heated hot water
- Cold running water
Mara Safari club Hotel Restaurant
Mara Safari Club dining room is located in the central building; the dining room is hewn out of wood beams and glass, allowing natural light to filter in to the high-ceilinged, spacious room. Evenings are cozy in the softly lit area. The menu is a cosmopolitan combination of European, African and Asian dishes, made from the abundance of fresh Kenyan produce. Both breakfast and lunch are served buffet-style, while dinner is Table D'Hôte, with a choice of main course. Seating Capacity is 90 people.
The Mara Safari Club pool bar is located at the swimming pool; the Pool Bar is a shaded area, with bar stools set around the curved structure. Also just off the bar, weather permitting, buffet lunches are served. A barbecue pit is located close to the bar. Liqueurs, beers, soft drinks, wines, spirits, cocktails, tea and coffee, as well as light snacks and outdoor lunches are served here. Seating capacity is unlimited.
he Mara Safari Club lounge is also in the main building. Sectioned off to create 'private' seating areas, the decor has a definitely African flavor, with woven wall hangings, and Maasai artifacts.
An extended veranda adjoins the lounge to afford superb views of the Mara River. A fire is lit each evening. This area is the venue for the Maasai Dancers, slide shows and lectures. Liqueurs, beers, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, spirits, tea and coffee are served here. Seating Capacity is 80 people.
Mara Safari club Hotel Safari Activities
Mara Safari Club offers three standard daily safari game drives, included in the price hotel: early morning (6.30am to 8.30am), mid-morning (10.30am to 12.30pm), and afternoon (3.30pm to 6.00pm).
Additionally, there is a full day safari excursion for the stamina-plenty travellers, lasting from 8.00am to 5.00pm. The drives are conducted by experienced guides, while the camp's resident naturalist is in charge of the birding walks in the surroundings, as well as the 2-hour morning walks (though here accompanied by an armed guard and 2 Maasai warriors in complete lion-frightening outfits). Balloon
safaris and fishing trips to Lake Victoria are also offered.
Fairmont Hotels Resorts, Camp & Lodge in Kenya announced that the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi has been re-branded as Fairmont The Norfolk The famed hotel in Kenya joins recently opened sister Camp Fairmont Mara Safari Club and Fairmont Zanzibar Hotel. The Fairmont Mount Kenya Club will soon join the portfolio in representing the company's East Africa collection. Opened in 1904, Fairmont The Norfolk stands as one of Kenya most fabled gathering places, hosting luminaries from President Theodore Roosevelt and Out of Africa's Isak Dinesen to present day celebrities and royalty.
Fairmont The Norfolk is the company's third hotel to open in East Africa, following announcements welcoming Fairmont Mara Safari Club and Fairmont Zanzibar. Fairmont Mara Safari Club, located on the edge of the Masai Mara, is the epitome of tented luxury. The property offers 50 superbly furnished, sumptuous tents, and a main lodge at the center of camp which hosts an indoor restaurant, bar and library and an outside deck leading to a heated pool, complete with bar and private massage tents. Guests can choose from a wide range of activities, including game drives and balloon safaris over the Mara plains, and the location provides a perfect base for visiting the Masai Mara, one of the world's richest wildlife reserves, and home to an astounding array of animals including the "Big Five"; lions, African Elephants, African Buffalos, leopards and rhinoceros.