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    Porini Lion Camp

    Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    While living in Kenya, I have been to quite a few places for safari. My preference is now Porini Lion Camp. Nothing is ever guaranteed on safari but I think this is one of the best places to view cats in the Mara. This is...More

    Thank 4safarinjema
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was the second ECO CAMP my friend and I stayed in. Our first was the Rhino Camp- also an amazing and totally different experience. This camp offers a ton of just unbelievable wildlife viewing! You will certainly have a great safari here. I suggest...More

    1  Thank RebeccaAnn1977
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is the best safari we have ever done; we did 3 nights at Porini Mara and 3 at Porini Lion. The amount of wildlife is incredible and at this camp they really are right outside your tent. The guides are incredible (we had William...More

    Thank OrangeAndNuts
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I really enjoyed our 3 nights stay at Porini Lion Camp. The tents are very spacious and quite luxurious and the setting is amazing, with wildebeest and zebra often grazing directly in front of our tent. There is also heaps of wildlife...More

    Thank burridgefamilynz
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our first safari. I chose gamewatchers & porini camps as they are eco friendly and for their commitment to the local communities. We are more than happy we did. Porini Lion was our last/third stop of our vacation. It is hands down the best for...More

    Thank sivasenthil
    Governor's Camp
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    1,047 reviews
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    • US$829 - US$1,389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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    Megan J
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from PCandMC | Reviewed this property |
    We went in February so I can’t answer your question. You’ll need warm clothing for the early morning drives. I wore thermals and was still a tad on the cold side. You’ll be able to take supplies out with you. You won’t be... More
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    27 August 2017|
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    Response from OrlandoTraveler11 | Reviewed this property |
    there are no fences and you would want to be with your children at all times. The night can be magical listening to an elephant pulling branches off a tree nearby, but for a child I cannot imagine how they would react.
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    Response from Sarah G | Reviewed this property |
    As above - yes to the shower, pretty much whenever you want. But no to the hairdryer. On my first trip I wondered if I could cope without one, but honestly you just do! I'm heading back soon and it wont bother me in the... More
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    "Stay for 3 days atleast to witness all possible animals in the game drives"
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    "We were in room 10 which is on the edge of the camp. We were surrounded by hippos and lions some nights."
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    "All the rooms are great, rooms closer to the center of the camp cut down on the walk if you have a lot of..."
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    "We were in Tent 1 and had hippos grazing behind our tent every night!"
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