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Bushbuck River House

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Overview
Plot 1607 Liyoyelo Farm off Nakatindi Road, Livingstone 60060 Zambia See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Linda is an awesome host, she has lots of stories to tell and knowledge of the area. You will never be hungry with Albert as your cook, delicious home cooked meals.and you won’t miss home as you will feel at home

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 1wildflower123
Response from Oriel S, Manager at Bushbuck River HouseResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for your very kind review. Much appreciated and I'm very happy to hear you had a great and well fed time at Bushbuck! Regards Linda

Reviewed August 5, 2018

The title is slightly misleading as we actually stayed for two nights on our journey through Zambia. We were so impressed that we cancelled our originally planned overnight return stay and booked back into Bushbuck River House for our return journey. Linda who runs the...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Oriel S, Manager at Bushbuck River HouseResponded August 5, 2018

Thank you Adrian, Marilyn and Kathy for staying with us, and choosing to come back again. It was a pleasure looking after you. I am happy to know you had a great time and wise decision to upgrade that helicopter flight! Hope to see you...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

Bushbuck is a perfect place to stay in Livingstone, a beautiful location on the Zambezi River. Linda met us at the airport and brought us to the lodge. She arranged our excursions for rhino tracking on foot, a river cruise, and town trips to the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Betty L
Response from Oriel S, Manager at Bushbuck River HouseResponded August 4, 2018

Hi Betty Thanks for the awesome review, it was great fun having you all to stay here. You are always welcome on morning and afternoon dog walks. Hope the rest of your adventure went well. See you next time! Linda

Reviewed June 4, 2018

I loved my time at Bushbuck River House the only thing bad about it was it was too short. In that short time Linda helped us maximize it by organizing and coordinating all of our activities. The food, the people, the property all are great....More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Oriel S, Manager at Bushbuck River HouseResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks Joey Glad you all enjoyed your short time with us, shame it wasn't for longer. There is always next time! Linda

Reviewed April 19, 2018

Oriel was the best, she really helped us make the most of our three days in Livingstone. She gave us great advice, helped us book our adventures, and even drove us half the time! The room was great, the food wonderful, the staff friendly...but the...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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About
Description
Bushbuck River House is set in 105 acres of bush on the banks of the Zambezi, 16km from Livingstone. It is the first property beyond the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. The house is an owner-run traditional Zambian More farmhouse, which has been renovated and thatched to a high standard. All rooms in the main house are en-suite and there is a swimming pool, pool boma and tree house/viewing platform overlooking the river. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$178 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$178 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
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Traveler (134)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (15)
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linda b
June 3, 2016|
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Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
Dear Linda, Thanks for your questions. Yes The Falls will be in good flow in April. This year the elephants returned to Bushbuck in early May but we can not predict from year to year as it depends on the rains. If they were... More
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caymanroses
February 26, 2016|
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Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
We do have wi-fi Bushbuck but please understand that Zambian wi-fi is not the same standard as you might find in other countries. The signal strength varies throughout the day, so sometimes there is signal in some rooms, but... More
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Oriel S
March 31, 2015|
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Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
We have plenty of space for parking
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"Each is unique---all good."
614bettyl
Jul 29, 2018
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"Loved the Waterbuck Cottage!"
JoeyM1093
Jun 4, 2018
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"Talk to them (email). I learned / planned so much from my emails with Oriel months before we arrived"
Stitlown
Oct 8, 2017
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"Our preference was to stay in the lodge and not the main building. The walk to the main building was less..."
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Aug 20, 2017
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