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Lion Camp Safari Lodge

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South Luangwa / Zambia, South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

I just want to say thank you to Paul and the staff for making our visit amazing. The guides here really know everything about the bush and the wildlife. We saw wild dogs, at least one leopard a night and a small lion fight. The...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

...having been going on safari since 1956. When on safari, our focus is almost entirely on nature and the wildlife, so we care little for luxury, spas and massages - we can do those anywhere. We do seek, safety, cleanliness, adequate comfort and decent food...More

4  Thank Dewar D
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Everything written about the Lion Camp is true. The food is excellent. The location is remote and rustic. The park out-performs expectations. The availability of wildlife boarders on the ridiculous. The guides were extremely knowledgeable. This was our first safari. We are ruined for life.

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

From Livingstone to Mfuwe Airport via Lusaka we flew over red earth and scorched panoramas with Proflight, who's staff do a great job of making sure you get where you need to go. When you arrive at Mfuwe your guide from Lion Camp will be...More

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Response from Emma R, General Manager at Lion Camp Safari LodgeResponded 24 October 2016

Thanks for your comprehensive review and the hearty recommendation to visit! I will pass on your comments to the rest of the team as positive feedback is always a boost. We do our best to ensure every stay is fantastic and will always respond quickly...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was our third camp on our Zim-Zam tour and like other places was set in beautiful surroundings, with fantastic views and really large and comfortable room. The animal viewing from our veranda were incredible, with different animals and birds visiting at different times to...More

1  Thank David G
Response from Emma R, General Manager at Lion Camp Safari LodgeResponded 24 October 2016

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, we value all feedback as it helps us to improve. I am pleased to hear the guiding and sightings lived up to your expectations. It was unfortunate that you had a relatively short stay – arriving...More

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puschka01
19 April 2016|
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Response from mariposaJavea | Reviewed this property |
Hi, A rather late reply to your question concerning Lion Camp in South Luangwa! We travelled with Audley Travel. They did an excellent job for us.
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Susan R
5 May 2015|
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Response from Sarah B | Property representative |
Hi Susan, Thank you for your question. South Luangwa is a fantastic place to go on safari and I would highly recommend you visit the area while in Zambia. Lion Camp is unable to take bookings for children under the age of... More
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"Room #1 is currently different to the others, with an outdoor shower and larger verandah - great for game..."
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"all rooms face the same area so I guess they are all just as good"
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