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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after a nice week in Kafue we came to the real place: south Luangwa and not in any lodge but Kaingo. We are coming every two year in Africa on safari so we know what to expect. Kaingo is the place: wonderful site, wonderful chalets,...More

1  Thank darsaa
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 1 week ago

Hello Alain, Jacquline and Noam!!! Thank you so much for your kind words of praise! I'll be sure to pass them on to the team and to Shayne in particular for making your week with us so fantastic! We hope to see you again in...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Kaingo’s reputation extends well beyond its immediate vicinity. When I said it was to be my next destination, everyone said what a lovely place it is and how much I would enjoy it. They certainly weren’t wrong. Kaingo manages to be luxurious without being over...More

Thank Richard A
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded September 26, 2017

Hello Richard, Thank you for your kind words of praise! It's delightful to hear that you had heard good things about us before reaching our camp! We'll be sure to pass on the message to Catherine, Hendricks, Loraine & Gerard in particular. We're glad that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us stayed for 3 nights at this camp recently. Just superb. We had no idea that Zambia had such hidden jewels like Shenton Camps until Jono, our travel agent from Encompass Africa pointed us in this direction. Gerard and his team work incredibly...More

Thank worldtourist21
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 1 week ago

Hello Baker group! Thank you so much for the kind words of praise, and for going with Jono's judgement and choosing Zambia for your safari. We were so excited for you to have started the journey with your incredible interaction with Kenneth Kaunda. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kaingo is owned and run by a highly experienced safari guide and that is always an indication of a good camp. Derek Shenton set up Kaingo a long time ago and as a hands on owner he ensures it reflects his commitment to the local...More

Thank RachelandJulian
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Rachel & Julian! Thank you for your kind words of praise, you were such a delight to have in camp! We're ecstatic that you enjoy your safari experience with us and that you've written us such a glowing recommendation! I'll pass it on to...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience! From the perfectly timed grating by our guide Sly at the Mfuwe airport, to the transit to the lodge (which doubled as a game drive and lunch stop), Kaingo set the bar very high. The camp manager (Eve) and everyone else...More

1  Thank Seeing-our-World
Response from ShentonSafaris, Manager at Shenton Safaris Kaingo CampResponded July 31, 2018

Hello Seeing our World, Thank you so much for your review, we are so pleased to hear that enjoyed your time with us. I'll be sure to pass on your kind words of praise to the entire team, special mention to Sly and Eve. We...More

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cassieloo
February 26, 2015|
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Response from ShentonSafaris | Property representative |
Hi Eileen, Yes I have availability for 2 rooms for all of you for those dates, would you like me to provisionally hold them for you? I have availability for you at both Kaingo and Mwamba. Kind Regards Charlie
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"All the rooms have river views so none are better than another. The closer ones to the lodge may be slightly..."
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"Ours was the last in the row. Felt in the midst of the bush. GREAT"
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"All rooms have a view of the Luangwa River and outdoor cabana river balcony"
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"Chalets near the kitchen area (i.e., Chalet #1 where we stayed) are noisy in the early morning."
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