Mara Sopa Lodge
Mara Sopa Lodge is located high on the slopes of the Oloolaimutia Hills. Mara Sopa Lodge was one of the first African safari lodge in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve. This is a reason why its gardens and trees are so lush and mature, a good place to rest while on a 3 day Masai mara safari.
All the buildings follow the design of traditional African round houses. They come with conical roofs, and these stretch along the line of the hills. This Masai Mara safari lodge has impressively large public area buildings. It comes with a swimming pool at their centre.
Accommodation at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge
Masai mara sopa lodge has fifty guest cottages. They are divided into two wings to either side of the main public areas. Each of these cottages house two spacious guest rooms with queen and king size beds. In the rooms are mosquito nets; electronic safes; dressing tables and en-suite bathrooms.
The rooms have sheltered verandas with views over the gardens and the game reserve beyond. Six of the cottages at the Masai mara hotel contain two suites. The suites come with larger bedrooms and bathrooms. They also have both indoor and outdoor seating areas.
In addition to all of the above, the honeymoon suite has an extremely large bedroom. This luxuriously appointed bedroom comes with a king size bed. There is a dressing table and indoor seating area.
Its lavishly appointed bathroom contains both a shower and a sunken bath. The sheltered veranda offers among the most magnificent views over the African landscapes below.
Dining and Wining at the Masai Mara safari Lodge
The Jumbo Bar has a warm ambience with its free form, cowrie shell and bead embedded counter. The bar is manned by entertaining barmen. It has as back-lit alcoholic offerings and overly comfortable bar chairs. These make it the perfect place to share an evening with family or friends both before and after dinner.
The Swimming Pool Bar beneath the dining room is sheltered by an overhead garden. It also has an extremely entertaining barman who will provide you with your every need. Below the swimming pool is the Ol Murrani Bar. This is a stand-alone structure with an adjacent open air camp fire area.
The bar itself has an incredibly warm ambience, a sports-dedicated television and a pool table. It also has a huge outdoor, timber deck from where you can view Hyenas, Mongooses and Honey badgers. This is done at night when they come to feast on the meat Mara Sopa Lodge put out for them every night.
Like the lounge, the circular dining room has a centrally located fireplace with extremely high chimney. The generously sized buffet tables offer garden fresh salads. You will get succulent main courses and live cooking areas. There is an extravagant choice of desserts and a wide selection of cheeses.
The dining room at Mara Sopa Lodge also has an outdoor timber deck. This is for those who would wish to enjoy your meal beneath umbrella-shaded tables.
It is here that Mara sopa lodge provides guests with an Africa night food extravaganza. This happens every other evening when they incorporate the best of traditional African food. This is fused with whatever he thinks best in order to fully satisfy your appetite.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Mara Sopa Lodge 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 Mara Sopa Lodge 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 Mara Sopa Lodge will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Mara Sopa Lodge. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Mara Sopa Lodge 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 Mara Sopa Lodge. 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