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Reviewed September 28, 2017

This accommodation is in an excellent setting on a river that is home to hippopotamuses. The staff are friendly and the food good, however the sanctuary has seen better days and is now dilapidated and the rooms very dark. Repairs are needed, for example the...More

2  Thank robyn r
Reviewed August 25, 2017

The Sanctuary is situated on the Mara River and all tents face the river. It was wonderful to watch and listen to the Hippos day and night!. We stayed for 3 nights and were taken care of by wonderful and friendly staff that included Maurice,...More

1  Thank nancyla22
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We are completely overwhelmed following our trip to the Sanctuary Olonana camp and the Masai Mara. First class service, great comfort throughout, delicious food, perfect location, expert guide Duncan, wildlife everywhere including on the riverbank opposite the camp and in the river, relaxing spa treatments...More

Thank nickrylancetravel
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

From the moment we checked in we were treated so special with every single employee welcoming us with huge smiles and hugs - so friendly - so professional and very accommodating . The tents are very nice sitting above a river full of hippos and...More

Thank SanibelLady
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

Sent two nights here whilst on a bit of a tour! Collected from the air strip and delivered to a small piece of paradise. Four game drives, saw and experienced the most amazing wildlife. Four out of the big five within 75 minutes! Service, kitchen,...More

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Zainab H
June 15, 2017|
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Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
Hi Zainab, thanks for your question! All of the tents at Sanctuary Olonana come with two queen sized beds, however, both beds are in the same room. I hope this helps!
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sarahsonnewyork
May 1, 2017|
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Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, You can find us by searching for Sanctuary Retreats on Google - unfortunately cannot share the URL on TripAdvisor! Many thanks, Sanctuary Retreats
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"All tents are perfect."
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"tent #3 (Unni) has a great view of the Hippo's"
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"All rooms have a view of the Mara River."
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"All rooms are on the river; some are closer to the hippo population"
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