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Little Governors' Camp

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Bear in mind my minor criticisms would not prevent a return trip. The camp location around swampy area is great, the safari experience excellent with close up leopard, rhino and lion almost each drive. Staff are great (specific mention to Bernand guide, Stanley, tent butler...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is my favorite camp in Maasai Mara. They really do things right. Only reason it is not 5 starts is due to KWS and how they did Park Fees. Love this place--no fences and 17 tents along a marsh that has a resident Hippo....More

1  Thank Tony M
Response from Musiara, General Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Tony M, Thank you for your lovely review of Little Governors' Camp, and we look forward to having you back again with more visitors! We understand your concerns regarding your park fee payment to the relevant authority. In the case of Little Governors' Camp...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing Had a wonderful 2 days at Little Governors camp. The staff, food and accommodation were awesome. We saw the big 5 and plenty more thanks to our great driver Bernard. How he could spot game at such a distant still astounds me. This is...More

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Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 3 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, and we are so glad you enjoy your stay with us! Please do come back again anytime - there is always so much to experience in our area of the Masai Mara! Best wishes, The Little Governors' Camp Team

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The place was great, since we got there the manager greeted us with a fresh juice and explained us everything, the treatment from the people that work there was amazing, the attention was completely personalized. The place is unreal you could see from elephants to...More

1  Thank enriqueglennie
Response from Musiara, General Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 3 December 2017

It was wonderful to have you come stay and we're glad you enjoy the game watching from your tent! We look forward to welcoming you back again. We can recommend trying to come a different time of year, so you can experience the Masai Mara...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Just came back from a wonderful 5 nights stay at the IL Moran governors camp. Facilities are the best one can get in the jungle. The game drives are superb & the highlight are their drivers. Very knowledgeable boys who are extremely passionate about their...More

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Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for a lovely review for our sister camp Governors' Il Moran. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay, and will be coming back - high tea in the bush awaits you! Karibu tena, From us at Governors' Il Moran Camp

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TimSY2
28 October 2017|
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Response from anupriya_singhal | Reviewed this property |
The staff will carry your stuff and help you throughout - getting on & off. I know people who had to use a stick to walk who were helped with the boat & all. So its gonna be ok
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Response from Tony M | Reviewed this property |
My Policy is to tip at end. I tip Driver personally---usually do 1K ksh per day per person. Rest of staff --there is tip box. I do about 2 to 3k per day for rest of staff. for 2 days I did 5k ksh. But I was alone but with... More
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Response from Tony M | Reviewed this property |
Their preference is to park on that side and walk down to river and then cross on boat. However---they can fly you in and out on backside and also drop is back of camp. Walk is probably 200 meters to tents. Which test you... More
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"All tents have great views of the swamp."
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"There are not that many tents and they are all excellent."
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"All the tents over look the natural watering hole. Our tent was number 5 and had a huge bed. Some have twin..."
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"Tent 17 on end closest to animals--but Tents #1-6 have best views for overall. Not any bad tents though."
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