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    Porini Lion Camp

    Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
    011 44 870 471 7122
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    Reviewed 15 July 2015

    We went on a safari for 3 nights as a family with 2 young kids in end June 2015. What an experince we had!!! From the time we landed on the small airstrip till the time we left 3 days later - we probably had...More

    2  Thank hgoradia
    Reviewed 14 July 2015

    We are safari snobs and this was hands down one of the best safari locations we have ever stayed at. The guiding is excellent and there is a cornucopia of wildlife around. We had seven different sightings of cheetahs during our 3 day stay there!...More

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    Reviewed 13 July 2015

    My sister enticed me to come to Porini Lion Camp when she shared with me how much she enjoyed it last year. I was not disappointed. From the time we landed until we flew out - everything was perfect. Our tent was awesome, the camp...More

    2  Thank Paula O
    Reviewed 11 July 2015

    My husband and I booked a last minute 3-day safari from Nairobi and chose Porini Lion camp due to the stellar reviews and ease of getting to and from there from Nairobi (one hour in a small plane, as part of a package booked with...More

    1  Thank steff0566
    Reviewed 10 July 2015

    Just finished up 10 days at Gamewatchers Porini Lion and Mara camps. Talk about having my hand held from arrival at Nairobi airport at 8pm and delivered back to the airport 10 days later. The entire process was seamless. Julie from Gamwatchers Safari delivered on...More

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    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$825 - US$1,387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Masai Mara National Reserve
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    Megan J
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from BriggsFancy | Reviewed this property |
    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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    12 July 2017|
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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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    "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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