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    Reviewed 29 September 2017

    Gavin & Penny Johnson must be amongst the best hosts in Africa! If you love, fishing, birding, peace & quiet, good bush accommodation, good food and wonderful hosts with friendly professional staff then Mutemwa is for you. Gavin & Penny, their daughters and staff went...More

    Thank Sandy W
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    Mr and Mrs Gavin Johnson are remarkably gracious and most hospitable hosts. Their physical bush location combined with the couple themselves on River Zambezi is one place where Heaven meets earth. The facilities and persons are first-class and extradorinary in providing heart-led service. The boats...More

    2  Thank Landon R
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    This is not simply a lodge. It is the permanent home of a wonderful family, Penny and Gavin Johnson and their girls, and a stay at Mutemwa is a chance to share their amazing life. I cannot begin to describe the warmth of welcome or...More

    1  Thank Deborah W
    Reviewed 23 September 2016

    Excellent time. Nice facility, but Gavin & Penny made it extraordinary. Enjoyed the meals, the companionship, the fishing, but most of all the trip to Ngonye Falls. A do over if we ever make it back. A must do for first timers!

    Thank David H
    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    Overall Fantastic location, lovely rooms, pleasant common areas, wonderful food and excellent fishing with knowledgable staff. However, its the owners (Gavin and Penny) who pay attention to detail and go beyond to ensure you really enjoy every day. Location Flew into Livingston from JHB, easily...More

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    "All the tents with their verandas face the river and are excellent"
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    "Tent 6 has an awesome view"
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    "All 6 permanent tents gives you a fantastic view over the Zambezi with spectacular sunrises. NO Internet, NO..."
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    "Our tent, #3, had a beautiful view and was surrounded by large shady trees which would be invaluable when the..."
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