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    Kafunta River Lodge

    Box 83, Mfuwe, South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
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    1 - 5 of 185 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We just had the most incredible time! Service, food, drives were all excellent. William, our driver, was very knowledgeable and patient. The manager even spent hours on the phone with the airline because our luggage missed our connection in Amsterdam. We cannot wait to go...More

    Thank Amanda S
    Response from Isabelle D, Manager at Kafunta River LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Amanda, Thank you so much for your review following your recent visit at Kafunta River Lodge. I'm really happy to hear that you've had a good time, enjoyed William's guiding and the attention of our staff and managers! I will pass on your feedback...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I was with the same photography group as TravelingBob2017 and totally agree with his review. The game viewing was excellent and our guides, Jabes and Abel, were superb in their knowledge and ability to spot and seek sightings. On the first day we saw some...More

    Thank Kieran C
    Response from Idefourny, Manager at Kafunta River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Kieran, Thank you very much for posting your feedback following your visita at Kafunta River Lodge with the photographic workshop. I'm so glad you have enjoyed your stay and your safaris, and I have passed on your review to our staff as well. I...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    I spent a week here with a small group on a specialist photography holiday. The accommodation is very good and well placed for wildlife viewing from the camp. We all enjoyed the company of our two guide/drivers and were impressed with their knowledge and ability...More

    1  Thank TravelingBob2017
    Response from Idefourny, Manager at Kafunta River LodgeResponded 14 June 2017

    Dear TravelingBob! Thank you very much for your quick review on Trip Advisor, following your recent stay at Kafunta River Lodge. I'm delighted to read that you have enjoyed your stay, and especially the view and wildlife from the lodge. We are very privileged with...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    Another great stay at Kafunta, my guide Abel was fantastic what great knowledge he has nothing was too difficult for him. All the staff were tremendous and made us feel so welcome the food was excellent hope to be back again soon. Thanks to John...More

    Thank duckquackers2017
    Response from Idefourny, Manager at Kafunta River LodgeResponded 27 May 2017

    Dear "ducqackers", Thank you very much for taking the time to post your feedback on your recent visit to Kafunta River Lodge! I'm so happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay, especially the expertise of Abel and team of guides. I have passed...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    I have just spent 8 nights at Kafunta River Lodge with the Painted Dog Tour.It was an awesome experience in a beautiful lodge.Our guide Effie was fantastic,he was a walking encyclopaedia and had a wonderful sense of humour.He also made sure we had an amazing...More

    Thank glynPerth
    Response from Idefourny, Manager at Kafunta River LodgeResponded 27 May 2017

    Dear "GlynPerth", Thank you very much for your recent review on Trip Advisor! I'm delighted to read that you had a good time while at Kafunta River Lodge, and enjoy being in the company of Effie (Ephraim). It is indeed a shame that we had...More

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    • US$275 - US$455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    • Zambia >
    • South Luangwa National Park
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    • Kafunta River Lodge Zambia/South Luangwa National Park
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    sakshiabc
    9 December 2016|
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    Response from Isabelle D | Property representative |
    Hi there Sakshiabc. I'm Izzy, the reservations manager at Kafunta River Lodge. To give you an idea many lodges close from January until March, while the more remote bush camps close from November until May. This is due to... More
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    Salpal61
    6 November 2015|
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    Response from Isabelle D | Property representative |
    Dear Salpal61! Thank you for your question, and my apologies for the late response on Trip Advisor, I hadn't received a notification for it. I did however receive your separate email to which I responded, so hopefully you... More
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