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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family visited for our first safari experience and were blown away! The game was just amazing and our guide Yona was brilliant. We had close viewings of Leopards, Lions and Elephants that we will never forget! The staff in camp, Yvonne and Daudi were so friendly and the food was just wonderful. The breakfast brunch was an experience of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family recently spent 3 nights at Luangwa River camp and had a fabulous visit. The accommodations are outstanding and so comfortable. The facilities are well maintained and have a perfect setting. The food was fabulous. Most memorable though was the staff - everyone was so friendly and helpful. In particular, Yvonne and Yonah made it an unforgettable experience for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We just returned from 4 days at Luangwa River Camp. Our family had a wonderful holiday thanks to the superb staff and setting of the camp. Chris, our game guide, was so much fun and his incredible knowledge of the game and the area were indispensable. Our chalet was large and very comfortable. We loved watching the elephants and baboons... More 

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Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

In early May, my husband and I visited Luangwa River Camp. Our first visit to Zambia. What a great experience. The game viewing was extraordinary (more plains animals than we have seen before, and a lot of lions & leopards, hippos, buffalos and elephants). Our guide (Chilumba) was excellent. The Manager, Chef, and the Staff treated us like royalty. We... More 

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Lilongwe, Malawi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

I just returned from spending three nights at the Luangwa River Camp. The staff were very helpful and polite, the food was excellent and the guides were very knowledgeable. I've gotten spoiled with Robin Pope Safaris in that I've been able to have game drives with just me and the guide -- this was because I was there at the... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

We arrived here from Nkwali as part of a 2 week safari. Our guide - Daodi - was a knowledgeable and friendly person to be with. The food was brilliant - a very high standard is maintained. We had a great time and were sorry to leave. The room was lovely and spacious with a bath almost big enough to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Luangwa River Camp is a beautiful location for a safari camp. The South Luangwa park has an overabundance of predators and prey and the camp caters carefully to the needs of all of its guests. Game drives begin as soon as you climb in the Land Cruiser, with great photo-ops within sight of camp. The chalets are large and well... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Situated across the river from the National Park, even the crossing of the almost dry river bed is an exciting way to start your game drives. The camp is very attractive and the food and guiding exceptional. These are the elements that we believe Robin Pope Safaris concentrate on. The accommodation is satisfactory but is rustic and may be due... More 

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Lilongwe, Malawi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We have the pleasure of visiting South Luangwa, on a regular basis and I recently was lucky enough to accompany some of our International Agents to Luangwa River Camp!! The place is class, with special mention to the really good meals, personal touch and incredible guiding. The chalets are really impressive and comfortable, and the pool and bar are so... More 

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Ardmore, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

All aspects of LRC are top drawer. The accommodations were marvelous with bathing facilities in the chalets the size of small apartments. The rest of the chalet was lovely as well. The lodge was warm and inviting with a complete bar. The meals were wonderful even if too large. The staff is what made everything so good. The guides were... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All the comforts of a 5 star lodge, yet with all the intimacy, tailored activities and flexible mealtimes you come to expect from a bushcamp as we only cater for up to 10 guests at any one time. We specialise in both driving and walking photographic safaris (with an armed escort scout and guide) so to maximise your bush experience at your own pace with safety and pleasure being at the forefront of any activity conducted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luangwa River Camp

Address: Plot 8553 | Mfuwe, South Luangwa National Park E6, Zambia
Location: Zambia > South Luangwa National Park
Price Range: $250 - $500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Luangwa River Camp 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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Luangwa River Camp Hotel South Luangwa National Park
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