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Porini Lion Camp

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Porcini Lion Camp was the absolute best experience of our month long safari. I just did not want to leave. We had the best animal encounters, the most professional service and awesome guides. Thank you William and Phillip, but also Dr James for my nightly...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove over from Porini Mara camp and Patrick, the camp manager, made us very welcome. The tents have the wow factor- spacious, light and we'll equipped. They even provide umbrellas and, in the trucks, heavy duty waterproof ponchos. Tents look out onto plains with...More

Thank Fernyrig
Reviewed 1 week ago

With Porini you get the safari you've always read about. An absolutely superb experience, where the focus is on the animals and the Savannah. The staff is incredibly helpful and knowledgeable and do their absolute best to make the most of your stay. You also...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst this is not a luxury camp in any way, the atmosphere was very friendly and the staff super. Game drives excellent and the conservancy has plenty of wildlife. The drivers alerted each other when they found something of interest but the difference between the...More

Thank languagesteacher1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Porini Lion Camp with my mate in August for 2 nights and it was the best part of the entire trip. Flawless hosts and great service throughout. We had a private tour with Maroonu & Jackson who were awesome and provided us with...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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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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"All tents are in great locations...but listen out for the nocturnal non-human neighbours though! ;-)"
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"Ask for a shady tent"
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"All of the tents are the same set-up and run along the same side of the camp, so no one tent is that much..."
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