Governors’ Camp
Governors’ Camps

Governors’ Camp

Tented Camp


Prime Mara River location
Eco-friendly luxury living
Exceptional wildlife encounters

About the Property

Governors' Camp, established in 1972 as Africa's first permanent luxury tented camp, is an unparalleled safari experience nestled in the heart of Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve. The camp is uniquely situated in the riverine forest along the Mara River, known for abundant wildlife including the Big Five and the spectacular annual wildebeest migration. With its eco-friendly GOLD rating, Governors’ Camp combines the thrill of the wild with the utmost comfort, offering guests the quintessential African safari with a touch of luxury and a deep commitment to sustainability.


Lounge & BarLounge & Bar
Tea & CoffeeTea & Coffee
Gift ShopGift Shop
Laundry Service (Complimentary)Laundry Service (Complimentary)

Food & Drink

At Governors' Camp, dining is an affair to remember with meals prepared to the highest standards. Breakfast offers a continental and full English buffet, while lunch is a delightful outdoor buffet featuring fresh salads. Dinners are a la carte, served in the ambient dining tent with views over the plains. The nightly rate includes all soft drinks, beers, house wines, and non-premium spirits. For those wishing to indulge further, champagnes, selected fine wines, and premium spirits are available. Special dietary needs are catered to upon request, ensuring every meal is not just a feast for the taste buds but also a moment to savour the surroundings.

Getting There



Governors’ Camp boasts 25 luxurious tents under canvas, ensuring an intimate connection with the natural surroundings while providing the comforts of a luxury hotel. Each tent features a private verandah, en-suite bathrooms, and is tastefully decorated in classic safari style, offering a serene retreat after a day full of adventure. The tents are spacious, bright, and equipped with modern amenities, including solar-heated water. The family tents and the exclusive ‘Justus Suite’ provide additional space and privacy, making it perfect for families and those desiring a more secluded stay.


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