Fairmont Mara Safari Club
The Fairmont Mara Safari Club is a luxury Masai Mara resort hotel in Kenya. The resort re-opened in 2009 following an extensive renovation program. Fairmont Mara Safari Clubis surrounded on three sides by the breathtaking Mara River. It is on the edge of the world’s Seventh “New” Wonder of the World – the Masai Mara. Fairmont Mara Safari Club is the epitome of tented luxury. Fairmont Mara Safari Club has featured on the Top 20 Luxury Resort by Travel & Leisure Magazine.
The luxury Masai Mara resort hotel is a host to a number of fine dining, safari and outdoor activities. The main Masai Mara lodge at the center of camp hosts an indoor restaurant, bar and library. There is internet access to keep the relatives up to date with your African luxury safari adventures. A spacious outside deck overhangs the river and leads to a swimming pool. This comes complete with bar and private massage tents.
Accommodation at the Fairmont Mara Safari Club
The luxury Masai Mara accommodation at Mara Safari Club offers a traditional Kenya luxury safari experience. This comes with the comfort and amenities of a luxury resort hotel. There are a total of 50 tents with four poster, pillow-top beds. Each of the tents have a veranda overlooking the hippo and crocodile-filled river. Each of the 50 tents at Fairmont Mara Safari Club is superbly furnished. They come with own private and three-piece bathroom. There is a number of “outdoor showers” in select tents. The Fairmont offers guests premiere luxury resort accommodation in Masai Mara, Kenya. There are larger-sized accommodations tent at this luxury Masai Mara Resort. These tents also feature expanded decks which allow for private dining, a new service.
The Riverfront Double
The Riverfront Double are well furnished tents. These tents come with four-poster beds and en suite facilities. They have spacious private decks overlooking the river. This gives a vantage view of the crocodiles and hippos below. All tents reflect the rich local Maasai heritage. They come complete with modern day amenities. These includes cold running water and solar heated water. There is a refreshment centre, in-room safe and power outlets.
The tents are all river facing with spacious private decks. This gives a vantage view of the crocodiles and hippos below.
Riverfront Deluxe Tent
The luxury Masai Mara accommodation here offer a traditional safari experience. This comes with the comfort and amenities of a luxury resort hotel. There is a total of 50 tents with four poster, pillow-top beds and a veranda. The veranda overlooksthe hippo and crocodile-filled river.
Dining Experience at the Luxury Masai Mara Resort
Outdoor dining at Fairmont Mara Safari Club is enhanced with the creation of a boma. This is a structure influenced by traditional homesteads. Here guests can enjoy a cultural dinner reflecting on African cuisine and rich musical accompaniment. The main lodge of Fairmont Mara Safari Club is at the center of camp. It is surrounded by luxury tents and hosts an indoor Masai Mara restaurant, bar and library. One can also opt to indulge in a bush dinner or sundowner after an exhilarating game drive.
Fairmont Lifestyle Cuisine dishes are created using fresh and nutritionally balanced ingredients. This is to contribute to optimal health and wellness. Additionally, the luxury Masai Mara Resort is pleased to offer you Lifestyle Cuisine Plus. These are nutritious meals catering to guests with specific diet-dependent conditions. They include diabetes, heart disease and gluten-free, as well as unique dietary preferences. These includes macrobiotic, raw and vegan diets. Lifestyle Cuisine Plus menus are available for functions large and small.
Maasai Lounge Bar
The Lounge and Bar has warm furnishings and the gentle glow of the fireplace. This provides the perfect setting for an evening cocktail. The décor has an African flavor with woven wall hangings and Maasai artefacts.
The Bar is open from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., afternoon tea is served from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
The Lounge is the venue for Maasai dances, slide shows and lectures. It has an extended verandah that affords superb views of the Mara River below. The Bar serves an extensive selection of beverages. They include liqueurs, spirits, cocktails, wines, beers, soft drinks, tea and coffee.
This restaurant is in the main building. Osotua Restaurant serves as the main dining room. It is hewn out of wood beams and glass. This allows natural light to filter in to the high-ceilinged Maasai themed room.
The menu is a cosmopolitan combination of African, European and Asian dishes. It is made from the fresh Kenyan produce, often making use of the onsite vegetable and herb garden. An extended decked veranda overlooking the Mara River offers an alfresco dining option.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Fairmont Mara Safari Club has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Fairmont Mara Safari Club booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Fairmont Mara Safari Club will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Fairmont Mara Safari Club. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Fairmont Mara Safari Club is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Fairmont Mara Safari Club. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express