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Reviewed 16 June 2019

This is an authentic, value for money, semi-permanent mobile tented camp located in a stunningly beautiful Zambezi riverfront location. It offers excellent game drives but is most well regarded for its walking safaris and water safaris on a canoe on the Zambezi river.

The tents are basic but comfortable with flush toilets and bucket showers and each is strategically positioned along the riverfront so you will see elephants and hippos along the riverfront right from your room, along with some spectacular sunsets.

The food is home style cooking and the service is warm and personal and the quality of the safaris and guides is world class. This mobile camp is highly recommended if you are looking an active and authentic immersive safari experience while on a budget. The Luxe Voyager

Date of stay: May 2019
  • Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Gemma H, Public Relations Manager at Zambezi Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

Thank you again, it is so wonderful that you were able to experience the full circuit with us. Each camp and team are so unique and I believe your trip will be a testament to that.

All the best and once again thank you.

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Reviewed 11 June 2019

My husband I stayed 3 nights with friends and fellow photographers. The staff were absolutely outstanding, they treated us like VIPs. You were looked after and made feel very safe. You were escorted to you tent each night with a guide. The food and accommodation were 5 star. We can’t wait to stay again.

Date of stay: June 2019
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Gemma H, Public Relations Manager at Zambezi Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

Thank you for this lovely feedback, we can't wait to welcome you back again. I will be sure to share this wonderful feedback with our team.

Until we meet again, keep well.

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Reviewed 10 May 2019

we went to stay at Zambezi Expedition this month and really loved it. Cloud our guide was superb and as good as they get. The setting of the camp on the river is priceless. Game viewing was excellent, with a pack of 18 wild dogs to top it all.

Steffi- Gondwana Tours & Safaris, Botswana

Date of stay: May 2019
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Gemma H, Public Relations Manager at Zambezi Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2019

Thank you for this lovely review and for taking the time to write it. Cloud really is a wonderful asset to our team and he will be thrilled to hear this lovely feedback.

We do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future until then keep well.

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Reviewed 7 May 2019

I had a terrific time at Zambezi Expeditions Camp. The staff was extremely friendly and polite. The game viewing, especially the dogs, is amazing. I canoed on the river with hippos and then went fishing. The guide I had, Cloud, was extremely knowledgeable about the area and the culture. Fantastic time.

Date of stay: May 2019
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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Gemma H, Public Relations Manager at Zambezi Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2019

Thank you for this wonderful review. Isn't it so invigorating canoeing long side the hippo?

I will be sure to pass on this wonderful feedback to our team on the ground.

We hope to welcome you back in the near future until then keep well.

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Reviewed 26 April 2019 via mobile

We arrived April 17 and did not want to leave. Of the 3 camps ABC operates in Mana Pools this is by far the most basic and our favorite. The staff is terrific - and chef produced wonderful food.
They operate on solar power and brought us perfect temperature water for our “bucket shower”
The tent had plenty of light and cross ventilation.
They offered a canoe ride which we always like.
Our guide T.K was a fabulous spotter and we were delighted to see the Painted Dogs several times. We have have been in the Mana Pools area multiple times and it is always a highlight when we get to see the Dogs.
The only negative is that because they are in the National Park you have to be in camp by dark- NOT mentioned anyplace that we saw on their web site.

Date of stay: April 2019
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Gemma H, Public Relations Manager at Zambezi Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2019

Hi Susan, thank you for this wonderful feedback. Zambezi Expeditions truly offers the essence of an authentic safari.

I do appreciate you taking the time to write this review, I will be sure to share such wonderful praise to all our team.

I hope we have the honour of welcoming you back again in the near future. Until then keep well.

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