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    Governor's Camp

    Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    Reviewed October 16, 2013

    We stayed at governors Camp from 4/10/13 for 2 nights. The tents are very good, comfortable beds, flushing toilet, shower, towels etc, hot water bottle when you come back after a top class meal. Our driver Philip was very knowlegeable, nothing was too much trouble....More

    Thank Sarah P
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded February 16, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you on your next...More

    Reviewed October 14, 2013

    Like so many contributors before us, we are more than happy to give Governors Camp an 'Excellent' rating. In fact it was better than that, it was perfect, and how many times can anyone say that about a holiday! From the moment we touched down...More

    Thank croydeorbust
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded February 15, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely and informative review of your stay at Governors Camp. We are delighted you had such a lovely and memorable time with us all. Thank you again and we have passed your feedback onto the...More

    Reviewed October 14, 2013

    What a wonderful place. I would recommend this camp to anyone. Pleasant tents with every amenity. Lovely staff. We were woken every morning with a cheerful good morning and a cup of tea and biscuit and welcomed back every night with hot water bottle in...More

    Thank AngieRMalmesbury
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded February 15, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely and informative review of your stay at Governors Camp. We are delighted you had such a lovely and memorable time with us all. Thank you again and we have passed your feedback onto the...More

    Reviewed October 10, 2013

    This is a true safari experience with cozy and luxurious 'tents' its glamping in the Maasai Mara! The staff are very friendly and helpful and the managment Philip and Katie are very welcoming and really make sure everyone is being looked after and having an...More

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    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded February 15, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely and informative review of your stay at Governors Camp. We are delighted you had such a lovely and memorable time with us all. Thank you again and we have passed your feedback onto the...More

    Reviewed October 6, 2013

    Having been before as a couple, we returned with our adult children. The manager - Philip (who I called Andrew for the whole trip!) is a mine host extraordinaire. Our servers Frank and Lemeria were brilliant. Nothing was too much trouble: moving our table in...More

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    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded February 16, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you on your next...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • $636 - $1,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 36
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Maasai Mara National Reserve
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    June 24, 2017|
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    Response from Merry A | Reviewed this property |
    Dear Sarah, regular clothing will suffice. Long pants and long sleeve would be good to stay away from insects. In August the weather might be hotter since I was here in June. But scarf is also good to bring especially during... More
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    Response from MGD764 | Reviewed this property |
    You can borrow binos from your driver, but I would highly recommend bringing a good pair of binos and a good camera. I took some fantastic photos on my iPhone 6, but wish I would have had a better camera for longer distance... More
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    "All rooms have good views of the Mara river or the plains"
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    "Request a Mara view for the big game or a river view for the crocodiles!"
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    "A herd of elephants regularly visited the river-side tents"
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    "Rooms over looking the Mara have great views of visiting animals"
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