We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Governor's Camp

    Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          USD 1,056*
          USD 1,008*
          Great Deal
          USD 1,056*
          USD 1,056*
          Traveller (1257)
          Room & Suite (127)
          Dining (81)
          Little Governors' Camp
          422 reviews
          #16 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Sarova Mara Game Camp
          1,008 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Fairmont Mara Safari Club
          512 reviews
          #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Mara Serena Safari Lodge
          923 reviews
          #19 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Overview
          • Excellent87%
          • Very good10%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “drinks waiter” (21 reviews)
          “mara river” (140 reviews)
          “game drives” (156 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Breakfast included
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Bar/Lounge
          Free Parking
          3.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Little Governors' Camp
          422 reviews
          #16 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Sarova Mara Game Camp
          1,008 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Fairmont Mara Safari Club
          512 reviews
          #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Mara Serena Safari Lodge
          923 reviews
          #19 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from USD 1,008.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Maasai Mara National Reserve hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "582efae48a354f1c823fca57704df043", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":563539,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[73660528],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":1056,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"582efae48a354f1c823fca57704df043","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":1056,"lowestMetaPrice":1008,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":1056,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":1056,"lowestMetaPrice":1008,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":1056,"hotelName":"Governor's Camp","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjU4MmVmYWU0OGEzNTRmMWM4MjNmY2E1NzcwNGRmMDQzIiwiQUlLIjoiODZhMTAzMWQ4YzE1NDE0MjkyZDI3YzcwMTEzNzI0YzAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 1,008", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"73660528":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (902)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 805 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We chose to go to the Masai Mara in Kenya and stayed at the Governors Camp. The camp was perfect. The staff was exceptional and the grounds were adorable. We wanted to stay in a luxury tent, it was perfect parts luxury and glamping at...More

          Thank CougInSeattle
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Stayed for four nights on our honeymoon which was probably just the right amount of time as we saw managed to see all of the big five and so much more. Not a day went by when we didn't see at least one pride of...More

          Thank Ian M
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Spent 4 days here at the beginning of June for our honeymoon. Saw an amazing selection of animals and had plenty of visitors to the camp to keep us entertained (warthogs at the lunch table). The tents were luxury camping and well equipped. Staff were...More

          1  Thank NatB23
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We are here on our honeymoon. This is our third day and we both agree that this experience is one in a lifetime. The attention to detail is mind blowing. We've been waited on like kings. Absolutely nothing is too much trouble for this amazingly...More

          1  Thank jacquikaye
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is beyond my expectation really, the entire camp is just super clean, our room was just perfect. The staff were just superb. I cannot ask for anything more. They are also very concern about our safety. The food just great. The guide that drove...More

          Thank Merry A
          Little Governors' Camp
          422 reviews
          #16 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Sarova Mara Game Camp
          1,008 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Fairmont Mara Safari Club
          512 reviews
          #1 of 8 hotels in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          Mara Serena Safari Lodge
          923 reviews
          #19 of 139 Speciality lodging in Masai Mara National Reserve
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 515 - USD 1,228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Jovago.com and Agoda so you can book your Governor's Camp reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • 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
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (1257)
          Room & Suite (127)
          Dining (81)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Hotel & Grounds (1026)
          Bathroom (23)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
          Nearby
          Nearby Restaurants
          Serengeti Sunset Restaurant
          73.70 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Mara Naboisho Conservancy
          153 reviews
          36.07 km away
          Mara River
          1,291 reviews
          38.98 km away
          Mara Triangle
          496 reviews
          11.66 km away
          Ol Kinyei Conservancy
          113 reviews
          51.47 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          SJK4
          Hello, could some one give me some advice on clothing whilst staying at the Governors camp, please. We are a family of 3 (12yr child) & will be staying at the camp this August & was wondering do you need to change clothing for dinner in the evening. This would be useful to know as due to light packing requirements. Many thanks Sarah
          25 June 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Tommy P | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Sarah. We got back a few months ago & it was amazing. I also wondered the same before we went & couldn't find anything online about it. When we arrived I asked the manager, he found it quite funny when I asked if you have... More
          0
          Votes
          louari
          Do you need to take anti - malaria medication? Thank you
          8 May 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Bruxy | Reviewed this property |
          yes you do...
          1
          Vote
          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|
          Answer
          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
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "A herd of elephants regularly visited the river-side tents"
          Read review
          "Rooms over looking the Mara have great views of visiting animals"
          Read review
          "All tents looked good..mayBe tents 4 and 5 seemed a little less private than most"
          Read review
          "Tent 33 on the plains side"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing