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“hippo hide”(27 reviews)
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All reviewshippo hidecarmine bee eaterprivate deckoverlooking the riveroutdoor bathtubeye levelebony forestluangwa riverprivacy fencegame viewingafternoon relaxingthese magnificent animalsrain showerlate morningleopard sightingsbilled storkswonderful sightings
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is hard to describe the experience at Shenton Safaris just in a few sentences. But we have been here twice already and did a booking for this year again. 3 visits in 2 year time will say enough how much we love it.... Everybody...More

1  Thank danielapfeifer
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 11 April 2018

Hello Daniela, Thank you so much for this heartfelt review, you and Matthias are always such a pleasure to host in camp! I'll pass on your kind words of praise to everyone in camp, especially Sly for his guiding, and Catherine and the Kaingo Kitchen...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 4 March 2018

Kaingo Camp is one of a kind, it is a true bush experience with the hides, location on the river along with the morning and night drives. Elephants and other animals regularly walk thru camp giving you a real feeling of wild. The guides are...More

Thank PhilB13
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 11 April 2018

Hi Phil! Thank you so much for this outstanding review. I'll pass on all your kind words of praise to everyone on the team! We're really looking forward to having you out with us twice this year! So exceptional and fabulous that you'll be experiencing...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018

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

Thank charles y
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 16 February 2018

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

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

1  Thank luvcruzin2
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 16 February 2018

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

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cassieloo
27 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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