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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I visited Little Governors late October with my Family. The experience was unique. The area and the location of the camp is superb. You can just sit in your breakfast table and see wild animals just few meters in frond of you. Our guide was extremely knowledge (given to us form Il moran camp), I am sorry I cannot recall...

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Musiara, Manager at Little Governors' Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from 4 fabulous days at Little Governors and can't fault a thing. The staff were so friendly, smiley and welcoming and we want to thank Geoffrey, Stanley for bringing us coffee at 5 every morning, our brilliant and kind guard Phillip and our helpful and knowledgeable driver Joseph. Wish we could remember the other names -...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

lovely tent with comfy bed .Wart hogs as neighbours .Staff lovely food good game drives excellent. The guard most us feel safe as there is no fence between us and the animals. The bush breakfast is not to be missed. Our driver Solomon was great

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

Reviewed 29 October 2016

These guys are not kidding. Animals do come to the camp both during the day and at night. Beautiful location and river crossing to the camp. The Big 5 were a stone throw away from the camp. Chef made a good variety of indulging dishes.

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Our first safari, a dream I have had since i was a teenager, Great tents, food and service, from Geoffrey in the bar to Stanley looking after our tent, could not fault anything. Patrick was our driver, he made sure we saw all the animals, Elephant, Lions - with cubs, Leopards, Cheetahs, Giraffes and he even tracked down 3 Rhino's...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

White River, South Africa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had the incredible luck of being able to stay at Little Governors Camp for 3 nights and couldn't fault it. The staff were all welcoming, helpful and brilliantly attentive right down to the chef being on hand at every meal to help me out with my allergy. The setting is incredible with the swamp wildlife in permanent but ever...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Best stay on our safari trip to Kenya by far. Personalized service, excellent staff, excellent game drives with driver and tracker through little governors. Excellent food, tailored to our choices. Tents were amazing and had everything you need Would stay again if visited again

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

On our previous visits we had always stayed for 4 nights & always left wanting more so this time we opted for 8 nights. I booked directly with Leah in Nairobi & my requests for our favourite guide & tent were both met. It is always very special arriving back at LGC & seeing so many familiar faces & to...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Little Governors for 4 nights on our honeymoon - what an incredible place! Lovely tents, great food, amazing views and wildlife and the most friendly, helpful staff I have ever experienced, especially Isa our waiter. The service was phenomenal, with nothing too much! They even called me out a doctor & bought me breakfast in bed when...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our property, your comments are very much valued and we are so glad you had such a memorable stay with us. We are delighted you had such a fantastic time with us all. We really appreciate your feedback and we will pass this back onto the whole...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here and boy what an experience it was... What a wonderful place with such friendly amazing staff.. Nothing was ever too much bother from the moment your brought coffee in the morning to having hot water bottles put in the bed at night❤️❤️ .. The balloon ride is a must just WOW... You were made to feel...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in a forest in the heart of the Masai Mara, Little Governors' is intimate in character. The luxury en-suite tents are tucked around a large water-hole clearing that teems with life. Beyond, lie the grasslands of the Masai Mara and the deep blue Olololo Ridge Escarpment. Arriving in Camp is an adventure, leaving your vehicle behind you cross the Mara River by boat and are escorted on foot through the forest to the camp. ... more   less 

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Address: C14 Keekorok, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: ₹ 46,603 - ₹ 91,439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Little Governors' Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Although the high numbered tents were recommended we were in #1-2 and LOVED them both! You can't go wrong at Little Govs!”
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