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    Little Governors' Camp

    C14 Keekorok, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    1 - 5 of 402 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at Little Governors from the 20th to 24th July 2017. We travelled as a family - myself, my wife, our 17 year old daughter and 12 year old son. We had 2 tents. A double for us, and a twin for the kids....More

    Thank O329FIphilb
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear O329FIphilb, Thank you for your wonderful and in depth review of your time at Little Governors. We are delighted you saw the Big 5 including Rhino, how special. Governors Camps has been pioneering immersive and transformational safaris in the Mara since 1972. We were...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent 3 great nights at the little govenors camp. The tents are nice and there is electricity and WiFi available throughout the day. Especially beautiful are the bar and restaurant with a fire pit and colonial vibe. The staff is very kind: milkah and...More

    Thank MarianneJ894
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear MarianneJ894, Thank you so much for you lovely review of your stay at Little Governors. We hope you will come back one day again soon. Best wishes, The Little Governors Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    When we first drove up to the entrance of Little Governors, we were amazed by the sheer number of animals comparatively to the other camp we stayed at. My 2 year old was so excited to take the boat across the moat that's built around...More

    Thank Rozina J
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Rozina J, Thank you for your wonderful review of your time at Little Governors. I remember when I first crossed over to little on the boat probably at around 5 years old and finding the whole experience thoroughly exciting. Governors Camps has been pioneering...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is the first of several posts covering Little Governors and Governors' Aviation, but I need to address this issue separately as I don’t want it to be lost in the detail. The rangers that accompany guests as they travel between the river crossing and...More

    1  Thank drewmacuk
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your comments. For operational security reasons we are not at liberty to discuss or comment on sensitive security related issues in a public forum. If you would like to contact us to receive our comments privately please write to the Managing Director...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We spent four nights here and were not disappointed, superb location despite the marsh being try still plenty of wildlife to seem in the camp including Elephants wandering between the tents!! Game drives were excellent and thanks to Bernard for being ahead of the game...More

    Thank Freybird
    Response from Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' CampResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Freybird, Thank you for your wonderful and in depth review of your time at Little Governors. Governors Camps 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...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$651 - US$1,315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 17
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
    • Also Known As
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    willaly
    20 June 2017|
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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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    2 May 2017|
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    Response from vik12 | Reviewed this property |
    i am sorry for the dealy answer just show your question. better ask the lodge owner for the possibility to cook your daughters meals
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