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Porini Mara Camp

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“mara camp”(31 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We stayed for 3 nights in November. The Mara camp is a lovely small, intimate camp. The tents are fantastic, with lovely beds, bathrooms and a nice sitting area outside. The showers are bucket showers which sound scarier than they are. They worked really well...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The safari booked through Gamewatchers.com was exceptional with us staying at both the Porini and Lion Camps for 3 days each. It all went like clockwork and the tents and other facilities at both sites were excellent considering that they were in the middle of...More

Thank hawkins739
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Small camp beautifully located in the middle of all the wildlife. Great guides, sensitive game drives and peaceful walks with good game viewing and super views. The tents are extremely comfortable and authentic. Good food and first class service. The conservancy is full of game...More

3  Thank kara934
Reviewed 28 November 2017

While I have visited Porini Lion 3 times prior, I had not been to Porini Mara before. I loved this camp for 2 main reasons: the camp is very small, with only 6 tents - so it feels more quiet and intimate. Also I just...More

4  Thank cheetah80
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Another fantastic experience at a Porini tented camp. The Mara camp is one of the smaller camps, with only 6 tents. This adds to the experience, letting you feel the complete ambiance of the surroundings. Game drives were great, you rarely see another vehicle. Nature...More

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Megan J
25 September 2017|
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Response from Snipsy47 | Reviewed this property |
We came end of June. Early morning (6.15) game drives are cold! You need a jacket. We had no flies. Natural colours are best - long sleeved cotton shirts are good. Nobody wears fancy clothes. You only need sleeveless tops... More
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Megan J
12 July 2017|
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4 January 2017|
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Response from Glen H | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Game Watchers Safaris Our contact was Wayne
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"I was in tent 6...but all look out onto the grasslands"
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"There are only six tents and all look out onto the little river and plains beyond. Tents are on a raised deck..."
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"All the tents are nestled under the trees by the river, but Simon the hippo seemed to like #1 best."
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"You are assigned an individual tent. All tents are the same."
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