Governors Camp


  • Prime safari destination with 4x4 drives and nature walks
  • Comfy walk-in safari tents
  • Private deck with river or plains views
  • Outdoor dining with bush meals on request
  • Visit a Maasai homestead
  • Enjoy dining in the African bush

Open: All year round.

Location: On the banks of the Mara River, near the Musiara Marsh in the Masai Mara in Kenya. The nearest airstrip is at Musiara, about a 15 minute drive from the camp.

Rooms: There are 37 good-sized canvas tents in the camp, with 24 twins, 12 doubles and 1 suite. Each tent has a private verandah and electric lights. The en-suite bathroom has a shower, basin, flush loo and bidet. There is hot and cold running water.

Activities: This is one of Africa's best wildlife-viewing spots. Game drives are in 4WD Land Rovers with good guides. You will have two game activities daily. You can also take walks, and visit a Maasai village if you are interested. If you come at the time of the migration (July to October) you will be here at the time of one of the world's most spectacular wildlife events. Hot air balloon rides can be arranged, at additional cost.

Facilities: There is a dining tent, open bar with a deck area and a curio shop. Laundry is free.

Dining: Meals are taken at private tables in the dining tent. Bush meals can be requested at extra cost. Room service is offered.

Children: Governors welcomes children of all ages.

Health: This is a malarial area.

Communication: The camp has Wi-Fi connection and mobile signal reception.

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Client Rating for Kenya 5/5 from 58 reviews

fabulous as always even though it cannot be described as a luxury camp; the camp these days looks a bit tired and could provide a few more luxuries (or even bare essentials) as other camps do but............we stay there for its location and its all about the animals and not luxuries

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