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Instinct of the Mara

3-star lodge with restaurant, near Maasai Mara National Reserve

  • Free buffet breakfast and free parking

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  • Family Tent - Living Room
  • Family Tent - Living Room
  • Family Tent - Living Area
  • Family Tent - Living Area
  • Family Tent - Living Room
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Masai Mara National Reserve, Maasai Mara, Kenya
  • Free parking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 10 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills

Feel at home

  • Free toiletries
  • Garden
  • Yard
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress

What’s around

  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Oloololo Gate - 16 mi / 25.8 km
  • Musiara Gate - 29.8 mi / 48 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Tent
  • Family Tent

Location

Masai Mara National Reserve, Maasai Mara, Kenya
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Oloololo Gate - 16 mi / 25.8 km
  • Musiara Gate - 29.8 mi / 48 km

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Maasai Mara National Reserve - 1 min walk
  • Oloololo Gate - 16 mi / 25.8 km
  • Musiara Gate - 29.8 mi / 48 km

Getting around

  • Maasai Mara (MRE-Mara Serena) - 45 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (ANA-Angama Mara) - 76 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (KTJ-Kichwa Tembo) - 72 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (MDR-Musiara Airstrip) - 128 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (HKR-Mara North) - 123 min drive
  • Maasai Mara (OLG-Olare Airstrip) - 165 min drive

At a glance

Size

  • 10 cabins

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English, Swahili

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills

Services

  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swahili

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • Bathrobes

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Designer toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Small print

Also known as

  • Instinct of the Mara Lodge
  • Instinct of the Mara Maasai Mara
  • Instinct of the Mara Lodge Maasai Mara

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

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

FAQs

  • Yes, Instinct of the Mara does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local and international cuisine.
  • Onsite recreation at Instinct of the Mara includes a wildlife and game drive. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.