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Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush Camps

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a few days in a safari camp ( Khwai Tented Camp in Botswana) we arrived at Thorntree. This was pure bliss! It was nice to relax after the early wake up calls and bumpy rides in Botswana. You can combine a visit to Victoria...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 3 days ago

Hi Flarav, Thank you once again for this phenomenal review of your time with African Bush Camps, this time at Thorntree River Lodge. Thorntree River Lodge was designed by drawing inspiration from local customs and culture, it is a modern contemporary design that still maintains...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Thorntree River Lodge for Easter week-end and had the most amazing time. The lodge itself is drop-dead gorgeous, decorated with taste and an exquisite attention to detail. It's right on the river meaning each tented room looks on to the river and...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 3 days ago

Hi Wanderlust_SAB, Happy belated birthday from the whole African Bush Camps team! We are so delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time at Thorntree River Lodge. The lodge is the perfect place to relax and indulge on the banks of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a couple of nights here at the end of our trip, just before leaving Africa and it was a great "capstone" of our visit. Rooms were very nice, large and well furnished. It is NOT "safari" level or even an attempt at "rustic". Meals...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chocoholic2660, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your stay at Thorntree River Lodge. We are so thrilled to hear that you appreciated our tranquil oasis on the banks of the Zambezi River. We are delighted that you enjoyed the lodge, the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Thorntree during our recent African trip with Road Scholar. The lodge was beautifully situated on the Zamebezi river. Our room had a small swimming pool and both an indoor and outdoor shower. The bed was quite comfortable. I felt...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tom B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this excellent review of your stay at Thorntree River Lodge. We are absolutely delighted to hear that you and your wife enjoyed the warm hospitality of our lodge on the banks of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My experience at Thorntree was unforgettable!! From the moment you arrive you are greeted by the amazing staff that make it their sole purpose to ensure your stay will be nothing less than perfect. The food was the best that I experience throughout my 4...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 1 week ago

Hi suestevensca, Thank you so much for the excellent review of your time spent at Thorntree River Lodge. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with African Bush Camps. We passionately believe that your guides and hosts in Africa are the key...More

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$1,238 - $1,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$1,238 - $1,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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african c
May 2, 2018|
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Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi African C, The rates change depending on season. Please email leah @ africanbushcamps . com. Leah will be able to help you with rates and find the deal that suits you best. Best, Jemma
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chihyuen
March 4, 2018|
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Hi chihyuen, Unfortunately, the pools are not heated. But the days, even in June, are still warm so the kids may still want to dip in! There is tv, internet and some games to keep the kids occupied, as well as the game... More
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Joe M B
January 30, 2018|
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Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi Joe M B, Please will you pop an email to contact @ africanbushcamps . com and one of our dedicated safari aficionados will help you out with pricing and any other requests you may have. We hope to see you at Thorntree... More
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"It might be difficult to get to the lodge on your own so make arrangements to be picked up in Livingstone."
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"They have 2 family suites which can accommodate 4 persons in each unit"
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"Take any available room. You will love it at Thorntree."
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"We had the large adjoined-family accommodation, highly recommended with children"
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