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Porini Amboseli Camp

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was my first visit to the Amboseli area and I was excited to see all the elephants! The camp itself is quite a distance from the park, which I wasn't prepared for, but was a great way to view the landscape. The crew was very friendly and kind as I was the only guest at the camp. The food...

Thank Jennifer M
Vaxholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 November 2016

After a long drive from Nairobi we were so happy to arrive at Porini Amboseli Camp with Peter welcoming us. As a family with kids 11 and 13 we had really high expectations of our first safaritrip and we really had a great time! Our fantastic guides Nelson and John gave us a lot of knowledge about the animals and...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is our third trip with Gamewatchers and we always book directly. We spent 3 nights here and were not disappointed. The camp is comfortable, the tents are great and the food and service is more than you could hope for. Tony, the camp manager and his team make sure you want for nothing. We are very in favour with...

1Thank 744maz
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I am 80 years old and travel with my 76 years old sister. This was our 8th visit på Porini Amboseli. It has been fantastic to see the conservancy growing so that it is now teeming with wildlife. The camp has kept it's familjar atmosphere and you feel as a very wellcome guest. We are no longer so young and...

1Thank Britta K
Birmingham, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our 4th safari trip to Africa, and our first time staying at Porini Amboseli camp in the Selenkay Conservancy. We spent 4 nights at the camp in early September. We certainly enjoyed our stay, but we have liked other camps better. The food was excellent, but somewhat plain for our tastes. The tent was very nice, a comfortable...

1Thank Fred G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This was my 7th visit to this camp in the same number of years, and I reflect on some of the changes I've seen there. The camp remains pretty much the same - located in true acacia wilderness - no swimming pool, no television, no daily papers, no high security fence - so animals wander around inside the camp at...

1Thank NBVarteg
St Mary, Jersey, Channel Islands
Reviewed 11 October 2016

In Sept 2016 I spent 3 fabulous nights at Porini Amboseli Camp, a haven of peace that is teeming with wildlife. This was my third visit to this camp, the first being over ten years ago, and the service was truly Five Star all round. The elephant population is tremendous, as is the abundance of lions and gazelles. My favourite...

1Thank Steve L
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 October 2016

After two days in the Nairobi Tented Camp where I saw four of the big five, my expectations for Amboseli were high and I was certainly not to be disappointed as we flew in on the little 6-seater plane. Before reaching the camp we came across a herd of elephants and successfully tracked a pride of lions. The abundance and...

Thank Karen J
Germantown, TN
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This was our first experience with a tented camp in Kenya and also with the Porini camps and we were completely impressed. We had the best time ever. The tents are spacious, clean and the bathrooms are amazing considering that they are in a tent. No hesitations needed about the bucket showers as they are better than many hotels. The...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The entire experience was fantastic. The operators of the camp really know how to make you feel special every second that you are there. We really enjoyed the exclusivity making it a private and romantic experience that was also exciting and unexpected. The service was perfect, the game drives were wonderful and the guides were extremely knowledgable. We managed to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Selenkay Conservancy lies a few miles north of Amboseli National Park, is an important dispersal area and rangeland for wildlife migrating out of Amboseli. The number of tourist visitors is limited to eighteen per day. Accommodation is at Porini Camp. The facilities include 9 spacious tents, comfortably furnished with en suite bathrooms and solar-powered electric lighting. Game drives in open 4x4s with qualified guides, bush walks, sundowners and night game drives are all included ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porini Amboseli Camp

Address: Selenkay Conservancy, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Amboseli Eco-system
Price Range: ₹ 32,549 - ₹ 82,980 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Porini Amboseli Camp 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Amboseli Porini Camp, Selenkay Conservancy Hotel Amboseli Eco-System
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“All tents are well located with privacy yet a feeling of security.”
Moira43, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our tent was No 3 - well situated on the site.”
heatherrichardsnc, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All tents are great and look into the bush”
fionahawkins, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“This camp is much better than a hotel.What hotel can you be woken up at night by the roar of a Lion!”
809Keith, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All of tents are private and spacious”
Beec_8, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
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