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We were absolutely blown away by this beautiful place...it was like something straight out of a dream! The accommodations were 5-star - cushy beds with beautiful detail, open rainfall shower in the bathroom, a porch overlooking the gorgeous river below. And to hear the sounds of hippos and elephants in the middle of the night, what an experience! The Governor's...

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hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at Govenors on numerous occasions, the game viewing has never disappointed us, an amazing base for exploring the Mara, unfenced so, frequent animal visitors during the night and day. Tents are lovely, well furnished, massive beds and mains electric, all you need. The food was a concern, there must have been a change of Chef since we...

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Langford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was our final camp, we had 3 nights here, the views from our tent were superb, the tent was clean and comfortable. The staff were polite and friendly and the baby warthogs in the camp were very entertaining! The game drives were incredible and we would like to thank Sopia our guide who went out of his way to...

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Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my partner spend 4 days at Governor's Camp, it was our first safari and wow it was amazing all staff very friendly and would go extra mile, the food was soo good and the whole experience was incredible - lions roaring just outside of our tent at night it was a proper adventure. A special thank you to...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Governers for 4 nights as part of our honeymoon and we were not disappointed! We were upgraded to the honeymoon suite, which was amazing. You have the best of both worlds being in a luxury tent, as you get to experience the real safari side of it, but with the luxury of your own bathroom inside the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The absolute best holiday we have ever had . The camp itself was superb - spacious tents set in such a way that each had a view and privacy was maintained . The main area for breakfast and lunch looked straight out across the savannah affording the chance see elephant impala giraffe and other animals going about their business whilst...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best safari, best camp, fantastic guides, lovely people, animals everywhere. Leopards, cheetah, lions, rhino, elephants, 150 mammals, 450 types of birds. Ask for Joel, but in truth all guides brilliant. Tents luxurious, food good, 3 safaris per day, even a hot water bottle at night. Beyond expectations.

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Blackpool, Lancashire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that our tour operator gave 4 options for places to stay and Governors was the most expensive. We chose this with the thought of having the best Safari experience. Our tent was clean and in good order. The beds were comfortable and the bathroom worked well although the toilet seat needed a change.There were no...

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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Governor's main was a tented camp in the Maasai Mara with many native people in staff. The tent was right on the banks of the Mara River. It had a bedroom, full bath and a front porch. They had free internet. All the staff, especially our guide Phillip, and Mercy L. were outstanding and could not do enough for you....

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India
Reviewed October 28, 2016

I have traveled to a number of national parks and this one was on my bucket list. I wont go into the details of my safari experience but lets stay that staying at Governors made it the best ever. We stayed in a beautiful tented cottage with a sit out overlooking the mara river where you can spot a great...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Governors' Camp nestles on the banks of the Mara River in the heart of the most prolific game viewing area of the Masai Mara. One of only a handful of camps located within the Masai Mara Game Reserve the setting is magical. Half of the tents overlook the rolling grasslands of Africa, with views of elephant, zebra and gazelle; the rest are tucked away in the forest lining the banks of the Mara River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Governor's Camp

Address: C14, Keekorok, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Maasai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $510 - $1,172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Governor's Camp 3.5*
Number of rooms: 36
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Governor`s Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Governors Camp
Governor's Camp Kenya/Maasai Mara National Reserve
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“tent no's 32 or higher have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles webothluvthesun, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Worth The Price you Pay !!”
 of 5 bubbles Shilpjeet, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“River or Plains both good.”
 of 5 bubbles blackbottle57, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Any tent will provide an enjoyable stay!”
 of 5 bubbles Mysterel, Oct 11, 2016 | Read review
“Tent No. 28 is closest to dining and some can be quite a walk away!”
 of 5 bubbles 158rona, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
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