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Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu Lodge

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Reviewed September 16, 2017

From the start every body was very kind and talkative. There were animals all around, and yes hippos plentiful. The guides were great and knowledgeable, with a very sharp eye. The food was different, with buffets for lunch and set menus for dinner, providing a...More

Thank De Reuck J
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu LodgeResponded September 18, 2017

Dear De Reuck J, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of Mvuu Lodge. We are very happy to hear that you had a pleasant stay at the camp and a relaxing and refreshing holiday overall. We are also glad...More

Reviewed September 8, 2017

The Lodge is situated in a secluded location deep within the game rich Chiawa area, on the Zambezi River and next to the Zambezi National Park. Indigenous bush surrounds the lodge, wildlife roam freely through the camp. "Mvuu" in Swahili means "Hippo" and there are...More

Thank moraira
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu LodgeResponded September 11, 2017

Dear Moraira, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review on Mvuu Lodge. We would just like to note of course that we are Mvuu Lodge in Liwonde National Park in Malawi and not in the Lower Zambezi in...More

Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

I have been to Mvuu Camp and Mvuu Lodge since they opened in 1994. After this amount of time I'm happy to be able to say their standards are still high. All the staff were commited to make my stay comfortable and memorable. The guide...More

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Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu LodgeResponded August 21, 2017

Dear _uriah123452000, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of Mvuu Lodge. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable and memorable stay at the lodge and we are delighted that you have continued to have pleasant experiences at Mvuu Camp &...More

Reviewed August 3, 2017

Mvuu lodge has wonderful staff and a real wilderness feel to it. We arrived in time for lunch looking out over the Shire river with a warthog and a hippo down below to welcome us. You stay in what they call a tent which has...More

Thank Colin G
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu LodgeResponded August 7, 2017

Dear Colin G, Thank you very much for your wonderful review of Mvuu Lodge. We are very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable and memorable time at the lodge and we are delighted that all key aspects of our offering were to your...More

Reviewed July 25, 2017

The road to Mvuu from the west is not for the feint hearted - 13k of dirt track - but when you cross the river you enter paradise. Wonderfull staff (especially Barbara), grear fool, brilliant rooms, and wildlife beyond your dreams. It is expensive to...More

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Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Mvuu LodgeResponded August 31, 2017

Dear BristolPete, Thank you very much for your lovely review of Mvuu Lodge. We are delighted to hear that you had a pleasant and memorable stay at the lodge and we are pleased that all key aspects of our offering were to your liking. We...More

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Dear Sir/Madam, Please drop us an e-mail on the Central African Wilderness Safaris contact form to make a booking. Apologies for the delay in getting back to you.
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"We have stayed in tent seven four times by request."
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"the honeymoon suite was fab with indoor / outdoor bath and swinging chairs"
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"Go for room 1 through 5, they offer the best view and are only a short walk from the lounge, restaurant and..."
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"All rooms have perfect views, but if you do not like walking a lot ask for a room closer to the dining area."
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