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    Governor's Camp

    Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    “food waiter” (15 reviews)
    “mara river” (149 reviews)
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    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    This place is out of this world. We had such a amazing time at governors camp. The food was good as well, and that was something very unexpected for us. So yes all good. With lunch we had giraffes in front of us. And another...More

    Thank Rene B
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 20 September 2017

    We're very pleased you so enjoyed your time with us! Our camp is unfenced so that everyone can really enjoy the stunning and wildlife-rich setting that we have. Elephants are a regular visitor for us! Thank you for taking the time to write this great...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at Governor's Camp for 3 nights for our safari on the Masai Mara. The camp has lots of wildlife, including hippos, lions, giraffes and Pumba (warthogs). You get escorted to and from your tent when it's dark so safety is not an issue. The...More

    Thank MarianneAlwaysWright
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 20 September 2017

    Thank you kindly for a lovely review. We are indeed located in a beautiful area, and with no fences around the camp, which means your safari can be enjoyed even from your doorstep! We hope you'll come back again to enjoy another thrillling Masai Mara...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

    Different people want different things out of a safari. For us we want long rides, great guides and some social interaction with other travelers. For us Governors Camp was perfect. And the incredibly high level of customer service was the icing on the cake. First...More

    Thank kokonutzFT
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 20 September 2017

    Thank you for a lovely and detailed review of your time with us. We are so glad you enjoyed your safari and stay so much. Enjoyment of our stunning location and ensuring people feel welcomed into our family are very important to us. We apologize...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    I'll keep this brief.... everything about this place is just amazing!! We came here to kick off our honeymoon and it was THE best bit of our whole trip by far. Immersed in pure nature in beautiful surroundings with fantastic accommodation and staff! May was...More

    Thank Naomi L
    Response from Musiara, General Manager at Governor's CampResponded 10 September 2017

    Hi Naomi, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. Being in amongst the wild with no fences is one of the things that we particularly love about our camps - and our guests do too, just like you! We wish you...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    The staff in the camp - drink waiters, food waiters, restaurant and bar staff, reception and housekeeping were helpful and made us feel very welcome. The safari guide/driver was very knowledgeable and knew the best places to view the game. Unfortunately the rhinio proved to...More

    1  Thank peter2014kent
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Governor's CampResponded 4 September 2017

    Hi Peter, You are definitely a part of the Governors' family!! Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and more importantly for coming to stay. We love having family come stay! The theatre that is the Masai Mara is completely unpredictable, and...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$555 - US$1,092 (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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    Response from theflyingdoctor | Reviewed this property |
    No problem. You can buy beer- a Tusker (500 Mls) costs $5. Surprisingly good Kenyan wine costs from $25 a bottle whilst a cocktail is about $8. Other more elaborate drinks are available as well though I stick to wine... More
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    Response from Anurag66 | Reviewed this property |
    Morning one is 3 hours, before lunch about 2 hours and evening again 3 hours. First two can be combined if you don't want to come back for breakfast. They will give packed breakfast if you combine.
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    "We just loved our room close to the river - just to listen to the sounds at night was an absolute thrill"
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    "This was a tented site. Luxury tents and we had a suite which was fantastic"
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    "All tents have amazing views"
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    "Most 'tents' perched along the river which must be a 40 foot drop down, just stunning."
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