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Coombs
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there at the same time as a couple of other reviewers and had the baby elephant born outside our tent, lions roaring all night sitting on our patio. How exciting is that? But even with out that added drama we spent four amazing nights here. The game drives kept getting better every day, just when you think you...

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New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 leopards, 1 cheetah, 37 lions, an elephant giving birth right outside my tent, having breakfast with the hippopotamuses, the adrenaline of being woken up by a male lion roaring only a few meters from my pillow, epic encounters, sunrises & sundowners, new friends, time to read, silence to think, landscapes that heal, the stars at night, an even bigger...

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tent was spacious and comfortable, wih good facilities: en suite with flush loo, hot shower before dinner or after the game drive, and large, comfortabe bed. The game viewing was exceptional - the camp is very well named, as the local lion pride is very near and we saw them each time we went out. We could hear them...

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Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second time staying at the Porini Lion Camp. Having had such a great time last year i could not wait to go back. Patrick was very welcoming when i arrived and a pleasure to talk to, very approachable. In fact, all the staff are, it is a pleasure staying at the camp. Nothing is ever too much...

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1Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mom and I recently spent 2 nights at the Porini Rhino Camp and 2 nights at the Porini Lion Camp, and I highly recommend them to anyone looking for an unforgettable African adventure! It was our first trip to Africa, and thanks to everyone at Porini, we had an amazing and unbelievable safari. This review is for Gamewatchers and...

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2Thank lilMo-travels
New Delhi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a MUST for anyone looking for a very authentic safari experience. They have great cars and brilliant guides. The food is fabulous, they serve you 4 course meals for all meals. There is hot water to bathe whenever you want. The sightings are brilliant the safari experience at Porini lion camp is second to none. They treat you...

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Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spend four nights in the Mara thereoff two nights in the Porrini Lion King. We were lost for words of the beauty of the location. The camp has 10 or 12 tents, super clean and all operated by Massai people. They all were the most welcoming friendly guys. The food was fantastic and the quality of the Safari is...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

30 year resident of Kenya. Throughout the years, have sent numerous guests to Porini Lion Camp. Two recent guests have been all over the world, including camping on glaciers in Alaska, flown in by helicopter, but said Mara Porini and the Olare Conservancy was the most incredible adventure they've ever had. The thing about Porini is that they have the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lion Camp was a wonderful place to stay and experience the wildlife, together with the Maasai who run the camp and most particularly Jackson and Christopher who took us on all our game drives. The wildlife in their natural habitat was something amazing to see. The hospitality, friendliness, and food exceeded all our expectations - our accommodation was more than...

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Lions,lions, lions!!!! Saw 3 different prides of lions before 8 am. But that's not all!! Cheetah, leopard hippos etc etc. it was superb. The camp site is beautiful, situated on a river, the Masai staff are fantastic and the food was excellent. This place thoroughly deserves a 5 star rating

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  • Breakfast included
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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 

Additional Information about Porini Lion Camp

Address: Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Masai Mara National Reserve
Price Range: ₹ 36,518 - ₹ 90,903 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Porini Lion Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Porini Lion Camp Hotel Maasai Mara National Reserve
Porini Lion Camp Kenya/Masai Mara National Reserve
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“All tents are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles LisaL153, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our tent was secluded, and near the river, and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles julienZ9657MW, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“didn't give sleep quality a 5 because we were kept awake alot by buffalo, lions, hippo and hyena. What fun!!!”
 of 5 bubbles wjhunt6, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We prefer to be close to the dining tent.”
 of 5 bubbles caltraveler95008, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Most tents have good views. Number 10 looked to have the best views and number 9 was set back a little from the edge of the camp.”
 of 5 bubbles mfhunter, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
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