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Porini Mara Camp

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“mara camp”(31 reviews)
“game drives”(59 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After the dry landscape of Amboseli in February, it was a delight to find this was a green oasis of rolling hills and abundant pastures. Very comfortable tent, fantastic food and again an excellent drive/guide and spotter. This camp was tremendous for lions, as well...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I cannot say enough great things about Porini Mara! From the service to the wildlife to the food, everything was perfect! The wildlife is abundant! We saw lions on every game drive (including 1 lioness in a tree) and cheetahs on multiple occasions including 2...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our sixth visit to this amazing camp. Beautiful scenery, abundant wildlife, exciting and dramatic sightings, extremely helpful and knowledgeable staff, good food including picknick breakfasts and sundowners from lovely spots. Only six tents. A little paradise on Earth.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small intimate camp (6 tents) with all the mod cons...large tents and en suite facilities. Lunch was served alfresco at a table in the camp grounds and the other meals in the lounge/dining tent. Food was wonderful (with specific veggie meals for...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Porini Lion Camp was amazing, we couldn't have been more pleased. We visited three Porini camps and in each we received the best possible customer service. The staff are all willing to go out of their way to accommodate. The wildlife viewing was top notch....More

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US$784 - US$1,307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Megan J
25 September 2017|
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Response from Snipsy47 | Reviewed this property |
We came end of June. Early morning (6.15) game drives are cold! You need a jacket. We had no flies. Natural colours are best - long sleeved cotton shirts are good. Nobody wears fancy clothes. You only need sleeveless tops... More
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Megan J
13 July 2017|
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Yes to both your questions.
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Dee P
5 January 2017|
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Response from Glen H | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Game Watchers Safaris Our contact was Wayne
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"I was in tent 6...but all look out onto the grasslands"
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"There are only six tents and all look out onto the little river and plains beyond. Tents are on a raised deck..."
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"All the tents are nestled under the trees by the river, but Simon the hippo seemed to like #1 best."
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"You are assigned an individual tent. All tents are the same."
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