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    Governor's Camp

    Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          US$790
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          Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

          Wow. Wow. Wow. Absolutely fantastic. Great camp, great guides, great staff and rangers and the drivers of the safari trips are exceptional. You are guaranteed to see lions, elephants, hippos, buffalo, zebra, giraffes, baboons, mongeese, many different antelope, hyena, jackals, warthogs, gazelles, crocodiles, wildebeest. We...More

          Thank Bruxy
          Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 8 May 2017

          Wow wow wow to your most excellent review. Thank you Bruxy! We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us and thank you for sharing your enthusiasm in the form of this review. It seems like you saw just about everything, one amazing...More

          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          We had three nights here and thought that was just the right amount of time. Everything is so well planned out and the staff are really great. Special mention to Richard, stephen and Harrison. The tents are fabulous and april seemed a good time to...More

          Thank J P
          Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 8 May 2017

          Dear J P, Thank you for taking the time to write such lovely a review of our property, your comments are very much appreciated and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We will pass this feedback onto the whole...More

          Reviewed 30 April 2017

          Best location in the Mara. With wild animals having a free for all in the property one is treated to hippos, leopards, lions, hyenas, elephants and even buffalo wandering in through the camp. The staff here is top class with extremely friendly servers, bar tenders...More

          1  Thank gobeyondtravels
          Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear gobeyondtravels, Thank you for this lovely review of your time with us at Governors Camp. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us. We will pass this feedback onto the rest of the team who will highly appreciate it. The Governors...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          We arrived at the Main Governor's Camp having just stayed in an absolutely amazing lodge in Laipikia (Loisaba Tented Camp) so pretty much anything would have been a let down after this. But in the end, we did have a very good time at the...More

          1  Thank VdM117
          Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 21 April 2017

          Dear VdM117 Thank you for taking the time to write an in depth review of our property, your comments and feedback are very much valued. We have passed this feedback onto the managers and team for review, we hope to improve all areas that you...More

          Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

          If an experience of staying amongst the animals in perfect harmony is what one wants this JEWEL 💎 is the place to be . A Giant 🐘 near your tent , hippos around the dinner lounge with giraffes around the property are all part of...More

          Thank bharat1956
          Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 30 March 2017

          Dear Bharat, Thank you for taking the time to write such an in depth and lovely review of our JEWEL property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We have passed your valuable...More

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          About
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          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$500 - US$1,225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Number of rooms
          • 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 ,
          • Governors Camp ,
          • Governor's Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
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          Traveller (1251)
          Room & Suite (125)
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          Nearby
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          louari
          Do you need to take anti - malaria medication? Thank you
          7 May 2017|
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          Response from Bruxy | Reviewed this property |
          yes you do...
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          Laura D
          Hello! We are coming in September, just wondering if we need to bring binoculars or whether these can be borrowed/hired?
          6 February 2017|
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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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          safari87
          we are looking to book early may for 4 nights having previously been to Governors in June, our concerns are this is rainy season. is may a good time to travel?
          5 February 2017|
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          Response from julie m | Reviewed this property |
          I believe April and May are heavy rainy seasons. Personally. I would pick outside of those months.
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          "Rooms over looking the Mara have great views of visiting animals"
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          "All tents looked good..mayBe tents 4 and 5 seemed a little less private than most"
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          "Tent 33 on the plains side"
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          "We prefer the riverside tents - they are further away though so it depends on personal preference."
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