Governors' Main Camp

Governors' Main Camp

Safari Lodge

Masai Mara

Governors' Main Camp

Masai Mara


Governors' Camp sets new standards in luxury for a tented camp, and is today still one of Africa's best.

The setting is magical. Governors' Camp nestles in the forest along the winding banks of the Mara River, it's waters teeming with bird-life, hippo and crocodile.

Some of the 37 tents line the riverbank, with uninterrupted views over the Mara River, and others have views across the sweeping plains.

Guests here can enjoy 3 game viewing excursions per day - departing early and mid morning as well as the afternoon with experienced driver guides in the Masai Mara Game Reserve. Daily bush walks can also be arranged, with qualified guides in a private concession area adjacent to the Masai Mara Game Reserve.

Or why not marvel at the game teeming on the Mara plains from the advantage point of a hot air balloon. For an additional charge, take to the skies at dawn for an hours flight, followed by a champagne bush breakfast and game viewing on return to camp.

The spacious and luxurious en-suite safari tents are entirely under canvas, and each have their own private verandah. You can watch and listen to birds, and you may even see larger animals which wander into camp. It is quite possible to wake up to the sound of hippo feeding on the grass outside your tent.

Gas and paraffin lamps are used for lighting.

The dining tent and the bar tent are the centre of the camp. A traditional campfire is lit at sunset every evening and after dinner clients enjoy sitting around the campfire, reminiscing about their safari in its evocative light.

 

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Our standard rates for a Luxury Safari Tent
DatesPriceBasisRate NameNights
1 July 2014 to 31 October 2014 GBP £ 332 US$ 525 ZAR 5,732 EUR 415 ppsStandard1+ nights
1 November 2014 to 15 December 2014 GBP £ 269 US$ 425 ZAR 4,640 EUR 336 ppsStandard1+ nights
16 December 2014 to 31 December 2014 GBP £ 332 US$ 525 ZAR 5,732 EUR 415 ppsStandard1+ nights

Prices are on a per person sharing basis (pps).

Special offers for longer stays or when booked as part of a longer itinerary may apply - details on request.

3 meals per person per night booked, bottled water and welcome drink, laundry, airstrip transfers in custom built 4WD vehicles and 2 extended shared excursions daily into the Masai Mara National Reserve and surrounding areas, excursion to local Masai villages (Manyattas), and to/from the local schools and other community and conservation projects are included.

Children of any age are welcome. Rates available on request.

Special Offers

 
Governors' Main Camp: Stay 4 nights for the price of 3
Code: SAF-03365
Valid:   1 September 2014  -  15 December 2014.

Stay for 4 nights for the price of 3 at Governors' Main Camp in the Masai Mara.

 
Governors' Main Camp: Free Flights
Code: SAF-03367
Valid:   1 September 2014  -  15 December 2014.

Book 4 nights at Governors Camp and receive free return flights from Nairobi to Masai Mara on Governors Aviation.

 
 

All of the holidays we prepare are tailor-made, but this might give you an idea of how Governors' Main Camp can be included in you own dream holiday.

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Suggested Itineraries

The Greatest Show on Earth

Spend 3 nights in one of the best wildlife viewing areas of the Masai Mara, at a luxury colonial camp nestled right on the banks of the Mara River. After the rains when the first flush of grass turns the Masai Mara’s golden savannah green, the most mesmerising wildlife spectacle anywhere takes place right here - the Great Wildebeest Migration.

3 day itinerary.

Guide price valid for travel in September 2015

 
 

*Prices are per person and are based on today's exchange rates. Exchange rates are subject to change and are updated daily.

Prices exclude international flights - ask us if you would like to include these.




Guest Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 based on 2 ratings




Start TestimonialGovernors Camp - Just outstanding! I wouldn’t know where to start to tell you how amazing it really is. I was so emotional when I arrived as it was so overwhelming. The food, accommodation, game drives fantastic!End Testimonial


General Information For Guests

Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard, American Express and Traveller Cheques are accepted.


Directions

You will fly into the Masai Mara, where you will be met at the airstrip and transferred to your camp.


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