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Masai Mara National Reserve Kenya See on map
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed at Governor's Camp in September and had an amazing stay. The staff was extremely accommodating and friendly. I'm a vegan, so I'm used to there being challenges when it comes to my dietary needs being met, but the head chef made sure that...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank William T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome location for star gazing. Orion constellation, Orion nebula, Andromeda and the Pleiades. :-) Look up. Best staff, fantastic tented site with amazing view of the Mara river and an abundance of hippos(by the bar), warthogs (everywhere) and the occasional elephants passing through the camp....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank rednivluk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights at the camp and got much more than we had expected. The staff was amazing. From Peter our room attendant to Mike our safari guide and the best man around with an amazing knowledge of the park and animals, Clement at...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank YaduraajSingh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time at Governor's - as amazing and magical as our first time!! We just love that place..thank you to every single staff there as everyone is amazing and a special thank you to Mandila who's just the best guide ever!! Hopefully...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Sona M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Governors Camp is a brilliant base from which to see all the amazing wildlife in the Masai Mara, literally on your doorstep. No fences, just wide open spaces so that animals can and do just wander through your camp. We stayed in tent 37 with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Description
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 More 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. 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 “getaway” for the Governors of Kenya. Unfenced and right in the heart of the action. Our camps are Located in some of the best and most precious Wildlife Locations in the world. We are a family with a colourful cast of characters that embodies the spirit of safari, while placing the care of the environment, community and conservation at the heart of everything we do. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$595 - US$1,199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Governor`s Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
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Governors Camp
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Governor's Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
Location
Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$595 - US$1,199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Governor`s Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
,
Governors Camp
,
Governor's Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
Location
Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
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Marion S
November 26, 2018|
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Response from Rajagopal K | Reviewed this property |
We couldn’t spot Rhinos, leopards although the drivers of the safari vehicle claim to have seen them a few hours or days earlier! Could see some small batches of elephants and giraffes but not in great numbers! Yes, Lions... More
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Robert G
September 12, 2018|
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Response from BJAML | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We saw lions (the same ones three times)but no cheetah. One giraffe. Elephants once. We had been to intrepid camp a few years ago and there was much more wildlife and variety on the drives.
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"best views of the mara river or the open game reserve."
rednivluk
2 weeks ago
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"On the river"
YaduraajSingh
2 weeks ago
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"Tent 37 looking right out on to the Mara"
terryb0607
3 weeks ago
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"nearest to passing animals = 37"
yogayogi
Nov. 8, 2018
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