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Frauenfeld, Switzerland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a magical place! The whole staff is very polite, friendly and helpful. Meals are so delicious and served in a wonderful setting! The tents are spacious, very clean, well equipped, with comfortable beds...just perfect! It is amazing to sit on the terrace with a view on the Mara River with lots of hippos and crocodiles. The game drives were...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Governors camp This was much talked about property when we were planning our trip to MasaiMara. We also decided to fly with their own airline as this airstrip is 5 mins away from the resort. Camp is under the shed of thick woods along the bank of popular Mara river. Most of the cottages are facing river offering you completely...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Govenors Camp on the Mara River was the high spot of a 2 week trip to Kenya - location, tents,open camp with hippos strolling past the dining room, sun-downers & a camp fire, game drives and balloon ride were all absolutely wonderful. The staff were excellent from Harrison the manager to Richard the eagle-eyed ranger and Johnson looking after the...

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Gravesend, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Simply amazing. Stayed here for 5 nights in tent 12A luxury justus suite. This place is situated in one of the best spots in the Mara. We saw 4/5 of the big five in the first few hours of arriving! Food was brilliant everyday, nice variety and very well done. Staff brilliant, cannot fault them on anything Guide was amazing...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I spent 4 days at the main camp . It was our first safari . We saw everyday all the big 5 thanks to the very talented Mandila .The camp was an heaven of peace and the staff , Fred and his team offered an friendly and excellent service . The chef is very talented too ....

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed three nights and loved it. We were not sure which camp to choose but were not disappointed at all with our choice. We had a tent overlooking the Mara river and it was delightful. It was very clean and looked after daily. The bed was comfortable and the hot water bottle at night comforting. The...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb location and wildlife, with elephants regularly in front of the main dining area. High quality guiding and game drives. Attentive staff and management makes for an enjoyable stay. Thoroughly recommended.

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Toddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I travelled to governors in the last few days of November for 4 nights safari before heading out to Mallindi. This fantastic trip was organised by Somak Holidays who I have to say where superb. We travelled to Governors by plane from Wilson airport in Nairobi after a 45 minute flight which itself was excellent. On arrival...

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Thank andrew r
London
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We had the most amazing honeymoon at Governors camp back in August. The staff were attentive and personable, food was of high standards & the little extras including wine in our room, hot chocolate before early game drives & hot water bottle in our bed in the fantastic tented accommodation helped make this trip so memorable. We saw 4 out...

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Me and my wife stayed here for a second honeymoon as the first did not go as planned and it was so much more than both of us could have hoped for. The tent we stayed in had no TV or wi-fi (speaking to other residents, they had good wifi connection) but this added to the experience for us and...

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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, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: $672 - $1,506 (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/Masai Mara National Reserve
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“Request river tent”
 of 5 bubbles PaulATully, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“there is no bad room from what we could see - would stay here again in any place they would fit us. AMAZING place”
 of 5 bubbles 517shyams, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“tent no's 32 or higher have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles webothluvthesun, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Worth The Price you Pay !!”
 of 5 bubbles Shilpjeet, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“River or Plains both good.”
 of 5 bubbles blackbottle57, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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