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Porini Lion Camp

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Reviewed 9 August 2015

We had an amazing 3 night stay here. It was our first safari and we saw the Big 5 and many more up a lot closer than expected, thanks to the impressive knowledge and experience of our guides, Jackson and John Mark. The camp itself...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

The Itinerary for our trip was advised by John from Gamewatchers and was an unforgettable experience in every way. To see such a variety of wonderful animals in their natural habitat at close quarters, and to be given such an interesting and knowledgeable commentary by...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2015

I took the trip of a lifetime with my 3 sons, age 20, 17, and my 14 year old autistic son. We had a wonderful time! And we saw so many animals! Your staff did everything to make our stay not only extremely comfortable but...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2015

Last year I visited this camp from the recommendation of Julie Roggow of Gamewatchers safaris. Little did I know at that time this place would be my favorite vacation spot always. I was lucky enough to return this year for 5 nights in June. Everyone...More

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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

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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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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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