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    Governor's Camp

    Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    “drinks waiter” (23 reviews)
    “mara river” (144 reviews)
    “game drives” (164 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely breathtaking experience, from the atmosphere in the camp, the animals outside your tent at night (and in the day!) the food, the knowledge and flexibility of the game drivers (We had Dickson, who was brilliant!) to the beauty of the Masai Mara, our Honeymoon...More

    Thank Mark R
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear Mark R, Thank you for your wonderful review and we are so delighted you were able to celebrate such a special occasion as your honey moon with us at Governors Camp. We are delighted you were able to have been a part of our...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    Visited Governors main camp about 12 years ago. Not any recognizable changes. Still a wonderful setting, superb staff, excellent guides and good food and accommodation. If you want a safari experience with no fences and wildlife all around this is the place to go.More

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    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear newgranny, 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 29 July 2017

    Don't think twice about staying at Governor's Camp - it's the perfect base for Maasai Mara safari experiences and you won't miss much from this location. For the best safari experiences, go on every possible game drive during your stay there, and skip the camp...More

    Thank DanAtlantic
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear DanAtlantic, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted you were able to have been a part of our Journey and enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your special mention of the bush breakfast which is a very special experience. We will pass...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2017 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

    2  Thank Simisingh
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 14 August 2017

    Dear Simisingh, 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 17 July 2017

    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 18 July 2017

    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

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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 634 - USD 1,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 36
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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    12 September 2017|
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    Response from Anurag66 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, you can remain in your day clothes. we never changed for dinners. it's a casual atmosphere
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    Shane C
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from kak2781 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I think your pharmacist was being a bit over zealous. I took Malarone and still am finishing on Saturday. I would definitely take it. I had a bite on our last day whilst we were away from the camp. I did have a touch... More
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    4 September 2017|
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    Response from mrsb2005 | Reviewed this property |
    We took Kenyan Shilling & US Dollars. Would say US Dollar preferred.
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    "both river and plains view tents are good"
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    "All rooms are good but we enjoyed having the river view"
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    "At a tent directly facing the Mara River so you can see hippos, crocs and elephants bathing"
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    "We stayed in tent 35 and we liked the regular visitis of the elephants and giraffes around this area."
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