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C14 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Little Governors' Camp
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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La Selva Beach, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Twelve years ago my family and friends went to Little Govenor's Camp for our first safari. It was an incredible experience and so when I was scheduled to be in Kenya for business, I arranged to go back to Little Govenor's Camp. It is rare when a great experience can be made even better. My daughter and I had an... More

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 3 nights here at the start of our honeymoon and we had a fantastic time. From the moment we arrived we were blown away. We spent our first lunch watching a herd of elephants playing around in the watering hole, which is also filled with hippos. Then we went back to our tent and saw the herd walk... More

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Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My 4 trip to Little Governors Camp & every bit as wonderful as my first in 2011, and per usual had another a fabulous safari. I received a warm welcome from George & all Little Governors enthusiastic staff, it was great to see them all again. The stunning setting of Little Governors it was great to be back again, My... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The safaris, the thrill of watching wild life in all its beauty, the ambience of the camp, the great Maasai Mara plains combined with excellent staff and service at Little Governors made this an unforgettable experience. We will return to Little Governors. Rajesh & Pia

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Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review of your stay at Little Governors Camp, we are delighted you enjoyed the safari and look forward to welcoming you back again one day. More

O'Fallon, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Little Governor's primarily because it is the launching place for the hot air balloon ride. There is no electric fence or any fence surrounding the property, so you really are up close and personal with all the animals. We were visited by elephants and warthogs in the camp during the day and hippos grazing outside our tent... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had read up on how amazing Little Governor's is but it sill took my breath away when we reached there. Words can't describe the experience of actually staying there! Right from when we reached the main car park, followed by the boat ride across the Mara river to the camp and then being in the Little Governor's Camp had... More

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Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your stay at Little Governors Camp, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed your safari so much. Your comments have been sent to camp and all the staff especially those you mentioned will be delighted to read them. We hope to welcome you back again one day. More

Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from an incredible 3 Night Safari experience at Little Governors....it was simply WOW!! Our trip started with a very comfortable 1 hour flight from Wilson Airport in Nairobi to the Masai Mara with Governors Aviation. We were then brought to Little Governors by Jeep and then to cross the Mara River there was a small cute... More

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Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of your safari at Little Governors Camp, we are delighted that you found it to be the trip of a lifetime! More

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Little Governors for 4 nights at the end of May 2014 for our honeymoon. After a fantastic flight from Nairobi (which is very safe!) to Masai Mara, we were picked by our wonderful driver and guide Maina. On arrival at the camp, we crossed the river by boat to meet David who stood guard at... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing time here - it is definitely a special place. The location is perfect - both the camp setting, around a waterhole, where you can sit and eat lunch while watching wildlife, and the location in the Mara, across the river from the Marsh Pride lions. We returned to camp one day to find a family of... More

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boquete, panama
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was my first trip to africa, first time at a safari camp. i had no expectations. from the pickup at the airstrip to the welcome drink and hot scented face towel at reception i was impressed. our "tent" was nothing short of luxurious with hot water, electricity, a wonderfully comfortable and warm bed, great lighting, a front porch with... More

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Address: C14 Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Also Known As:
Little Governors` Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Little Governors' Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve

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Located in a forest in the heart of the Masai Mara, Little Governors' is intimate in character. The luxury en-suite tents are tucked around a large water-hole clearing that teems with life. Beyond, lie the grasslands of the Masai Mara and the deep blue Olololo Ridge Escarpment. Arriving in Camp is an adventure, leaving your vehicle behind you cross the Mara River by boat and are escorted on foot through the forest to the camp. ... more   less 
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