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    Governor's Camp

    Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    “mara river” (142 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 815 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    From the moment we boarded our little plane I felt it in my gut that this was going to be an extra special trip and I fell in love with the Masai Mara the moment I set my eyes on it. The hospitality and the...More

    1  Thank Simisingh
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Through Yellow Zebra Safaris, I booked a 4 night stay at Governor's Camp, Kenya, for my wife and daughter for my daughter's high school graduation present. Well, everything was perfect, they both raved about the experience and would not change a thing! Thanks to Yellow...More

    Thank Kevin L
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Kevin, Thank you for this lovely and informative review that really delighted you chose us for such a special occasion as your daughters high school graduation present. Thank you again for this wonderful review and we do hope to see you return again soon...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed 3 nights recently on holiday. Tents were comfortable. Staff was very courteous and helpful. The chef was nice enough to cook Indian vegetarian meals for us. The location near the river bank was nice. We could see hippos and crocs just outside the...More

    Thank Anurag66
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Anurag66, Thank you for your wonderful review. Governors has been pioneering immersive and transformational safaris in the Mara since 1972. We were the first operators to be permanently based inside the Mara, our site was chosen for its prime location and was the designated...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    What an amazing place! The camp is open to the wildlife that live in the Mara so you never know what you will get visit you especially at night! Great service all round and the tents are superb. Food is good and drinks are sensibly...More

    Thank David D
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear mrsb2005, Thank you for your wonderful review. Governors has been pioneering immersive and transformational safaris in the Mara since 1972. We were the first operators to be permanently based inside the Mara, our site was chosen for its prime location and was the designated...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Awesome place. Stayed here in June for 5 nights. Took in 3 safaris a day. The tents were extremely nice, a little dark at night, so not good for reading. But adds to the charm. Also only one socket for charging digital cameras/phones. This being...More

    2  Thank mrsb2005
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear mrsb2005, Thank you for your wonderful review. Governors has been pioneering immersive and transformational safaris in the Mara since 1972. We were the first operators to be permanently based inside the Mara, our site was chosen for its prime location and was the designated...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$634 - US$1,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 36
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Governor`s Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve ,
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    25 June 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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