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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stayed here at the end of our holiday and it is fantastic. The staff are lovely, very friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are beautiful, very spacious and spotlessly clean in a wonderful location overlooking the Zambezi river. The food was very...More

Thank TravellingRooster42
Response from Cathy C, Senior Marketing & Sales Manager at Zambezi Sands River CampResponded 3 days ago

Hi TravellingRooster42 Thank you for the wonderful 5 star review. We really appreciate you taking the time and for all your great comments on Zambezi Sands. It is so wonderful to experience nature on foot, so we are glad to hear you enjoyed this adrenalin...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

What a wonderful start to our Zimbabwean safari holiday! After the hassle of the airport at Victoria Falls, it was lovely to arrive here and experience the serenity of the camp located directly on the river. The lodges are beautifully equipped and it was lovely...More

Thank Michael S
Response from Hayley F, Marketing Manager at Zambezi Sands River CampResponded October 20, 2017

Dear Michael S, Thank you for taking the time to write such an indepth review - it means so much to us! We are thrilled to read that you loved the location, the activities and the hospitality! Our guides love nothing more than sharing their...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We so enjoyed our time here - for the last 2 days we were the only guests so felt like royalty an indeed were treated like royalty. The staff are delightful, so polite, well mannered, knowledgeable and immaculately presented. I can't name everyone here but...More

Thank HoneyD337
Response from Cathy C, Senior Marketing & Sales Manager at Zambezi Sands River CampResponded 5 days ago

Hi HoneyD337 Thank you for your wonderful 5 star review! We really appreciate you taking the time and for all your great comments on Zambezi Sands. The team at camp will be thrilled as they love nothing more than sharing our piece of paradise on...More

Reviewed May 29, 2018

What an amazing little river camp right on the banks of the Zambezi. Canoeing was beautiful here too! Perfect for honeymooners. The rooms are incredibly comfortable, with big beds! Food was excellent, and the staff are very friendly and kind.More

Thank Africatvl
Response from Nichole O, Marketing Manager at Zambezi Sands River CampResponded May 30, 2018

Dear Africatvl, Wow seems like you had your fair share of experiences with us at all our lodges this week. So I am glad to hear you loved Zambezi Sands too – It really is an amazing camp that offers so much! Thank you again...More

Reviewed May 8, 2018

This Camp is immaculately run by John & Nadine. Their attention to detail is second to none. The tented accommodation is 5*. Lovely spacious rooms with your own deck with a plunge pool for those hot days on the Zambezi Valley to cool down in....More

Thank Vee1965
Response from Nichole O, Marketing Manager at Zambezi Sands River CampResponded May 16, 2018

Dear Vee1965, Thank you so much for this fantastic review of our Lodge! I am sure John, Nadine and the rest of the staff at Camp will be thrilled to hear all the amazing and positive comments you have had to say about your accommodation,...More

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*Seasonal Camp - Closed - 4th January 2019 - 22nd February 2019 This tented lodge is situated within the western area of the Zambezi National Park on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River upstream of the Victoria ...More Falls. Zambezi Sands is unique in that it features not only the Zambezi River and water based activities and some glorious wildlife and scenery but is also close to the Victoria Falls. Less
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Hi, you should be ok for an early departure. The staff are so flexible that they will accommodate whatever you want - really customer-focussed. Give them notice when you book/arrive on site.
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"All accommodation faces out to the river"
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"Very comfortable bed,spacious lovely view of the zambezi"
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"ALL rooms have an old world charm and elegance!"
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"Being closer to the dining area would be a benefit if privacy was not your main concern."
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