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Governors' Il Moran Camp

A luxury private camp in the heart of the game

Governors' Camp
Governors' Camp

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Governors' Il Moran Camp, in terms of its luxury, is a step up from its sister properties, Governors' Main and Little Governors Camp. Undeniable, Il Moran is also, in the best location for game, but offers that little bit more intimacy, privacy and exclusivity in the heart of the Masai Mara. The service is exceptional and nothing is too much effort for the friendly staff at the camp. Alfresco dining, private sundowners and unforgettable game viewing experiences are what it's all about!


Governors' Il Moran Camp sits high along the top banks of the Mara River, tucked away in the natural thicket. The Governors' Camps arguably have the best location in the Mara, as there is an abundance of game all year round, heightened in the late summer months as the Great Migration pass through these plains and cross the infamous Mara River.


Tucked away in the shaded forest are Il Moran’s 10 tents, spread generously along the winding banks of the Mara River. The central area of Il Moran Camp consists of a cosy lounge area, a roaring campfire and more often than not, a beautiful white linen table set up for alfresco dining under the twinkling stars. The staff are extremely welcoming, and when its dark in the evenings, they will personally escort guests back to their tent.



Il Morans' tents are very spacious, homing a stunning ‘super king’ wooden bed, a desk, an open wardrobe and a small day bed. The en-suites are truly enormous, connected to the bedroom with zipped flaps. They each have an open walk-in shower, a vanity unit with twin washbasins and a freestanding bronze bath, to give it the ultimate vintage touch.


The Governors' Camps combine the best locations, vehicles and guides to give the best game viewing experience in the world’s prime wildlife area. As an additional activity, the Governors Camps also offer their very own hot air balloon rides, which take off from the plains behind the camp. Taking off just before the sunrise, the balloon carefully hugs the meandering banks of the Mara River, with exceptional views over the Mara plains, the escarpment and the Serengeti in Tanzania.


An intimate, peaceful and private camp with exceptional service

It is dated in its design and furnishings compared to more contemporary camps in the Mara

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