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Reviewed 7 July 2015

We were her for 5 nights at the end of June and it was wonderful. The tents are spacious and the beds are very comfortable. The hot water bottle in the bed is one of the many special touches I was able to experience. The...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2015

I visited this camp with a friend in February while living in Nairobi. The accommodation is simple although excellent in quality and cleanliness. What marks this camp out above many others that I have visited is the quality of the guiding and the huge amount...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2015

We were here for 3 nights after a short stay over in Nairobi and had an absolutely brilliant stay. Our guides - both called Jackson (which made life easy) were so helpful, cheerful and knowledgeable! The elder Jackson turned up for our final game drive...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Possibly the best camp for big cat sightings... We stayed here for 4 nights in June. The grasses were very tall in the Mara, but it didn't stop us from seeing the leopards, cheetahs and of course lions. This camp (like all the Porini camps,...More

1  Thank Bobbi48128
Reviewed 4 July 2015

The set up at the Lion Camp was beautiful and all the staff there very excellent. The camp manager (sorry I forgot his name) was extremely welcoming and very thoughtful of everything we needed (especially James) of the camp staff. The food was great and...More

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donaldlaw
10 January 2018|
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Response from Fielddreams | Reviewed this property |
If you book through Gamewatchers Safaris Ltd, who book the Porini Camps, you will be picked up by their driver at the international airport, taken to your hotel, and then the next morning they will drive you to Wilson... More
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Megan J
25 September 2017|
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Weather was great. No bugs at all. I was actually shocked. Took multiple brands of repellent and never touched any of them. Cool in the AM, but occasionally got very warm in the afternoon, but cool again by Sundowner time.
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Response from Safaribuff | Reviewed this property |
I have been taking my son o safari since he was 8 years old - kids take their cues from parents - if you are relaxed and enthralled by the proximity of the animals - they will be too. The tents are very safe. After dark... More
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"Tents are spread out across the camp. All are spacious and en suite."
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"Best balance between game viewing and accommodations."
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"we stayed in 10 which was very good"
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"some tents look onto the riverine forest and other look onto the plains. some are shaded by trees and others..."
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