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Toronto
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Amazing camp and guides.I was REALLY lucky to have seen SO many animals and various lions and cubs, there was always something different happening when our guides drove me out on safari…Food was impeccable and the Masai staff were super friendly…Love having animals around my tent at night munching away at the grass or the lions roaring/huffing at night :-)

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Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 25 July 2014 via mobile

Poring was our first stop in our Kenya/Tanzania 2 week itinerary. It was perfect. We have been on safari in other parts of Africa and so knew a little what to expect in a tented camp. They covered all the right bases. Good size tents and amenities, great food, terrific guides, courteous helpful staff. What made the trip so terrific...

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Reviewed 25 July 2014

We liked the almost serene at,osphere in the conservatory. It made us feel good to be in a tented camp, environmentally good, without missing comfort and care. The staff is amazing - they really care. Our guide and driver Big John and John mac created a truly unforgettable wildlife experience. We saw incredible scenes with leopards, cheetas, lions, hyenas and...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I visited Porini Lion Camp for 2 nights in July 2014, and loved it. Service excellent, guides superb, food and accommodation and camp management all first class. They go the extra mile to make you comfortable, and the wildlife is breathtaking - even for a hard-bitten Kenyan resident and gamespotter like me. It's a social place too, where you meet...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2014

I can't imagine a better way to do a safari than at a Porini camp. We stayed at the Lion Camp for two nights in early July, with two nights before that at Porini Amboseli - first time in Africa for us and our two teenagers (18 and 16). The standard of comfort provided at both camps was outstanding (it's...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 19 July 2014

My husband and I have a new standard for all future trips -- Porini Perfection. We did 9 nights with Porini, starting with Nairobi Tented Camp, 2 nights at Amboseli, 2 nights and Rhino and 4 nights at Lion, in late June/early July. We love the conservancy/eco concept, the execution and the people. The welcome is genuine, the tents are...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 14 July 2014

2 nights at Porini Lion Camp in early July with my cousins- by far the best Safari I have ever been on (out of more than a dozen). Extremely knowledgeable guides with a strong network and excellent spotting skills (leading us to the prime animals). General Manager and the entire staff are very hospitable, going out of their way to...

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Lafayette, Colorado
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We love Porini Lion Camp! We traveled to the camp with our three children (ages 13, 11, and 8) and were rewarded with sightings of lion, leopard, elephant, zebra, giraffe, cape buffalo, hyena, and wildebeest migrating on our way to the camp from the airstrip! The kids were so excited to go on the next game drive that they could...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We stayed at the Porini Lion Camp for 2 nights in early July. We could not have asked for any more- the service we received was superb, from all the Lion camp staff. The accommodation was spacious and extremely comfortable, even hot water bottles in our bed on a cold night. The food was wholesome and enjoyable- Their soups are...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 11 July 2014

We spent 3 nights in Porini Lion camp in first week of July 2014. The camp has a fantastic location with great views. We encountered lions and cheetahs within a distance of one km from the camp. The tents are spacious and done up very tastefully. The food was delicious and quality of service top class. Our Masaai guides were...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Porini Lion Camp is located in the exclusive 20,000 acre Olare Orok Conservancy bordering the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, home to an abundance of animals. With 10 spacious comfortably furnished tents, each with private verandahs and en-suite bathrooms, the camp is small and exclusive giving a real bush experience. Guests enjoy the game drives in open 4x4's, escorted bush walks with Maasai warriors and sundowners. The Camp is the perfect base to experience the annual wildebeest migration. ... more   less 

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Address: Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: €786 - €1,292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porini Lion Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“#1 Tembo was just off the river bank and an excellent sport for listening and viewing animals coming into and through the camp.”
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“Perhaps ask for tents away from the entrance ( quieter and you will not hear talking or cars)”
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