Accommodation In Maasai Mara National Park
Maasai Mara national park is located in the Southwestern region of Kenya sharing boarders with other game parks like; Serengeti national park which is found in Tanzania. Maasai Mara national park is known to have been first gazetted as a game reserve in 1948 and it was later established in 1961 and it is known to be among the best destinations to visit while on a safari in kenya and touring around this national park gives you chances to sight see all the attractions that are within the park which include; the Mara river, Mushaira swamp, the Narok museum, the mara triangle and many others. In addition, attracting many tourists has contributed a lot towards the development of the tourism industry of Kenya. More so, it a good destination to travel to while on your adventurous safari because it is a home to over so many wildlife species such as; hippos, leopards, buffalos, hyenas, cheetahs, hartebeests, reedbucks, oribis, lions, elephants, waterbucks, duikers, antelopes and other primate species like monkeys and many others. In addition, this game park is best to visit while on a Kenya birding safari because it harbours around 500 birds, which are always available for tourists who are, bird lovers to see.
However, before tourists travelling to maasai mara national park they should first consider some factors and some of these include; its strategic location, how to get to the park, the accommodation facilities and services provided within the park, the prices of the rooms and all the rooming types and all other facilities that are offered while having your stay within the park.
Where to stay in Maasai Mara National park.
In Maasai Mara national park, there are so many conservancies, which are found within the Northern region of the Maasai Mara reserve and some of these conservancies include; Olare Motorogi, Mara North conservancy, Ol Choro oiroua, Mara Nyaboisho, Lemek conservancy, Ol Kinyei and many others. More so, individuals should note that these accommodation facilities found within Maasai Mara national park are ranged and put in different classes for example; from budget, mid-range and luxury which gives guests opportunities to choose where to stay according to where it matches with their budget hence giving them comfort during their stay at the lodges.
And all these lodging facilities always offer their guests with good services such as; a 24 hour room service which enables guests to be attended to anytime they are in need of any service, a 24 hour tight security because they emphasize that safety of their guests is key, a good restaurants which have experienced chefs and well trained waiters and waitresses who serve guests with delicious dishes which happen to be either local or international depending on what they would prefer to eat, laundry and ironing services, free parking for individuals who come along driving their own cars, free WI-FI which helps them to maintain clear communication with their people back at home and many others. More so, guests can be able to go through different gates in order to be able to be go through the park and get to access these safari lodges and these entrance gates include; Oloolaimutia gate, Sekihan gate, Oloololo gate, Musiara gate, Talek gate and many others.
- And for tourists touring around the Eastern region of Maasi Mara reserve can opt to have their stay from the following accommodation facilities such as; Entumoto safari camp, Fig tree camp, Leleshwa camp, Mara leisure camp, Ilkeliana camp, Siana springs camp among others.
- In addition, individuals exploring around the Southern region can choose to stay in lodging facilities such as; Sand river Masai Mara camp, Cottars bush villa, Enkewa Mara camp, Salas camp and many others.
- There are so many other accommodation facilities that are found within the western part of the Masai mara reserve such as; Sanctuary Olanana camp, Kichwa tembo tented camp, Mara Engai wilderness safari lodge, Angama Mara lodge, Kilima camp, Mara siria camp and many others.
- In addition, the accommodation facilities found within the central part of the reserve include; Mara Ngenche safari camp, Rekero camp, the governors IL Moran camp, Entim camp, Sentinel Mara camp among others. In addition, for individuals who opt to have their stay within the central part also get chances to sight see many wildlife species and see many thousands of wildebeests as they cross the river.
More so, tourists who choose to have their stay within this national park can also be blessed with great chances to engage in several activities during their free time such as; community visits and cultural encounters where they get to interact with the Maasai people who are known to have a great history and a unique culture and there are so many things to know about their lifestyle among others. Individuals can also embark onto game drives, bird watching, wildlife viewing, guided nature walks and many others.
Contact our trusted tour operators for more information about the accommodation facilities found in Maasai Mara national park and book with our tours and travel companies such as; Focus East Africa Tours who offer the best tour packages while on a safari in Kenya.