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Help with Stay

Oman
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Help with Stay

we are 2 adult males and the purpose of our trip is to see the migration plus the other animals

we have got offers from Porini Lion as well as Royal Mara but cant decide which to go with ?

The royal Mara is almost 30 % cheaper than the Porini Lion Camp

Please advise ..whyz there such difference in costings at a few camps at conservatories and some are much cheaper ..we wud want to stay at a camp which would enhance our experience of watching the animals and we are ready to rough it out a little as well.

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Porini Lion Camp
Porini Lion Camp
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Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Nairobi, Kenya
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1. Re: Help with Stay

The price difference is usually coz one camp might be smaller, offer better food, facilities, vehicles for game drives, etc. Have a read of the Trip Advisor Reviews of both camps, and then decide

nyc
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... and there are camps that are 30% higher than those mentioned.

Royal Mara with only 6/tents vs Porini Lion with 10/tents... need more vehicles, guides, general staff (porters, housekeeping), food services (chefs, waiters), and others. Both are excellent options, so choice is yours as neither will disappoint.

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3. Re: Help with Stay

Maybe consider Entim Camp, located inside the Reserve, well positioned on a hill with great views, guides, and you are closer to river crossings. It's a small camp and prices might be more competitive than the Royal Mara or Porini Lion.

Good luck!

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4. Re: Help with Stay

4sandi-we will be staying at Entim for 4 nights starting next Saturday and I chose it based on the camp's location alone for the migration. I will post a review as soon as we return the middle of August!

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