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Shenton Safaris Kaingo Camp

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All reviewshippo hideprivate deckoverlooking the riveroutdoor bathtubcarmine bee eaterseye levelebony forestluangwa riverprivacy fencegame viewingpersonal viewafternoon relaxinganimal speciesvery attentive to our needswater levelphotographic opportunitiesthese magnificent animals
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kaingo Camp has two of the best wildlife hides in Zambia. The carmine bee eater hide is used by Nat Geo for shoots regularly and that about says it all. The hippo hide is awesome as you can get very close to river safely for...More

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Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 4 days ago

Hello Charles, Thanks so much for the kind words of praise, we were so pleased to hear that enjoyed our Carmine and Hippo Hides. It was lovely to have you and the rest of your group out with us! We look forward to having you...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Kaingo’s reputation extends well beyond its immediate vicinity. When I said it was to be my next destination, everyone said what a lovely place it is and how much I would enjoy it. They certainly weren’t wrong. Kaingo manages to be luxurious without being over...More

Thank Richard A
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 26 September 2017

Hello Richard, Thank you for your kind words of praise! It's delightful to hear that you had heard good things about us before reaching our camp! We'll be sure to pass on the message to Catherine, Hendricks, Loraine & Gerard in particular. We're glad that...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

Better late than never! We totally fell in love with Zambia and Kaingo Camp. The fabulous staff, beautiful setting, lots of hippos and crocs right off your private deck! What's not to like? We were fortunate to be able to spend 4 nights at Kaingo...More

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Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 4 days ago

Hello there! Always better late than never! Thanks so much for the kind words of praise, we were so pleased to hear that enjoyed your stay in our newly refurbished rooms, and that you have fond memories of your stay! We'll make sure to pass...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

We went back to Africa, back to our oldest ancestors, back to an abundance and variety of life I had rarely witnessed before. This time, Zambia, to the Shenton Safari camps, Kaingo and Mwamba. We didn´t know what to expect because we found them initially...More

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Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 4 days ago

Hello Eve! Thank you so much for your kind words of praise, it was a pleasure to have you and Reuben out with us, our last guests of the season! I'm so glad that you got to glimpse the Luangwa even with the rain, it...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Whether watching Wild Dogs from your private deck suspended out over the Luangwa, spotting a leopard and its kill up a tree on a drive with a fabulous guide, getting up close to the flamboyant Carmine Bee-eaters from the ingenious boat-hide, or enjoying a surprise...More

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Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 4 days ago

Hello Rod, Guz and Kids, Thank you so much for your kind words of praise, you were a delight to have in camp! We're so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope that you'll be able to all return to us...More

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cassieloo
26 February 2015|
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Response from ShentonSafaris | Property representative |
Hi Eileen, Yes I have availability for 2 rooms for all of you for those dates, would you like me to provisionally hold them for you? I have availability for you at both Kaingo and Mwamba. Kind Regards Charlie
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"All the rooms have river views so none are better than another. The closer ones to the lodge may be slightly..."
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"Ours was the last in the row. Felt in the midst of the bush. GREAT"
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"All rooms have a view of the Luangwa River and outdoor cabana river balcony"
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"Chalets near the kitchen area (i.e., Chalet #1 where we stayed) are noisy in the early morning."
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