Kenya Walking Survivors Safaris

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Short Safari tour to Maasai Mara

Written on: June 01, 2015   |   I visited in May 2015 I was very pleased with the overall service provided by Mr. Otieno and his staff Peter and Sam. The pickup from the hotel and transfer to the airport were perfectly on time, quality of food was excellent (they even managed to offer vegetarian meals throughout the trip on my request!) and the game drives themselves, although short due to the limited amount of time, were excellent - Peter, the driver, was extremely knowledgeable and knew a lot about local animals and best spots to find lions, cheetahs etc. The stay at the tented camp was also basic but very good and comfortable. On top of all this, the price is extremely competitive, as I was asked, for the same kind of trip, three times as much by several other operators.

In brief, I would definitely recommend you to book your next safari trip with KWSS !
Meet and greet team
4 Stars
Quality of vehicles
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Responsiveness of staff
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Knowledge of guide
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Quality of itinerary
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Overall rating
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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Aug 2017.
We (my 79 year-old father, my 19-year-old daughter and I) just returned from the 12-day Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Amboseli, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro, Zanzibar safari. I can't say enough good things about our experience. The accommodations were great (they surpassed our expectations), the food was good (even excellent at times), and during the planning process, M... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Aug 2017.
Recently returned from a spectacular tour of Tanzania courtesy of OT and our driver/guide Michael.
We were picked up from the airport and transferred to our hotel and then subsequently to the Tanzanian border where we were handed over safely to the next driver who took us to the start of our safari in Arusha.

Lake Manyara did not disappoint! despite running lat... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jun 2017.
My wife and I booked a customized Safari to east Africa (Kenya+Tanzania ).This was a wonderful lifetime experience and the memories are still fresh. The safari covered Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Amboseli, Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater Parks with private cook and driver/guide in the car.

We also booked the hot air balloon ride in Masai Mara. We were lucky enough ... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Dec 2016.
This being the second trip under KWSS all I can say is thanks to Mr Oteino who made everything possible for me and my family. This time we decided to go to Masai Mara and Amboseli. The trip was well organized and the price was reasonable and affordable. Thanks to the driver Mr Daudi for making us experience the best and explained every question we asked regarding t... read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Nov 2016.
We wanted to use a local company to book a trip. Our main point of contact was Mr Otieno from KWSS who was always quick and prompt on replies.I explained what we wanted on our trip and he provided everything .Their price quote is reasonable and fair.

We booked a 8 Day Safari finally which covered masai mara,Amboseli,Lake nakuru,Bogoria and lake naivasha. We ha... read more

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(2/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Aug 2016.
1) The trip was not following what I deal with Kenya Walking Survivors Safaris.
---> Not the same lodge I chose, has been changed to worse one. It happened 3 times during my trip.
---> Miss 1 lunch
---> Waited 2.5 hour in the morning for driver
---> No balloon even I booked 4 months ago

2) I waited more than 90 days for refund of balloon... read more

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(4/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Nov 2016.
I sincerely thank Mr Otieno and the staff.. My tour safari was amazing through him I was able to learn and see the beauty of Africa including the ⛺ camping. I just loved it. read more

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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Oct 2016.
The two of us went on the 17 day safari by KWSS stretching from Nairobi To the Masai mara,Crossing into Tanzania and Exploring the Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater.From our research online,were pressed to find a trip a tour that covered this much in Kenya and Tanzania with comfort in acomodation that we were looking for.KWSS provided great value for money and they c... read more

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(1/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Aug 2016.
Our group booked 12 day tour with KWSS of Otieno Lysaniash (Otieno) in Aug 2016. During the discussion for booking via email, Otieno seems to be a very professional businessman. He replies email very fast and in a very good manner. We at that time were so happy thought that we would have a very unforgettable trip in Kenya. We paid 50% deposit as requested by him.
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(5/5 stars) Written on   |   Visited: Jul 2015.
I found KWSS (Kenya Walking Survivors Safari) online while planning our first trip to Kenya. Otieno, the owner of the company, was attentive and helpful throughout our planning process and always responded to my questions in a timely manner. Once we arrived in Nairobi, we continued to received this high level of attention from Otieno and our driver/guide. In fact, ... read more

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