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DISCOVER THE AUTHENTIC SAFARI EXPERIENCE AND COME TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE Located in the heart of North Luangwa on the banks of the Mwaleshi river lies Buffalo Camp. Pioneers of walking safaris in North Luangwa, the Harvey family has kept a proud tradition for over 50 years in providing the ultimate experience in walking safaris. We pride ourselves with combining traditional stylish bush comfort with some of the finest game viewing Zambia has to offer. Buffalo Camp is one of the few seasonal bush camps still operating from its traditional roots in the true colonial style. Consisting of six en-suite chalets, a bar, dining room and self-catering facilities; all constructed of local, natural materials, the camp retains a friendly and informal atmosphere giving you total intimacy with your surroundings.
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Mfuwe Airport96 mi
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The location is outstanding, the guides are fantastic, the food is very tasty, and the manager, Mike, is extremely customer oriented. But the mattresses ... Positively formulated: You can listen to all the animals all night long, as there's a high probability that you don't
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Buffalo Camp is a treasure shared by Mark & Melanie Harvey. I stayed three nights and had an incredible experience. Some places stay with you forever and some make you never want to leave- Buffalo Camp is both. From the amazing animals, to the stunning sunsets and stars at
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We've been traveling in Africa in our own truck for 11 months, and without a doubt our stay at Buffalo Camp was a major highlight! Walking in the bush with Mark Harvey is awesome! He's a passionate and extremely knowledgeable guide - having started his education in the North
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Response from Mark H, Owner at Buffalo Camp
Responded Nov 3, 2017
Hi Guys Thank you very much for your great review. It was great to meet you and a real pleasure in taking you both out on the walks! Hope you enjoy the rest of your wonderful trip and I hope to see you both soon. Thank you Mark
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We recently returned from a trip to Zambia where we visited both South and North Luangwa. There are only two camps in North Luangwa and we opted for Buffalo Camp with a 3 night stay in Kapishya Hot Springs (Same owners). Buffalo Camp is situated within the North Luangwa Black
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Response from Mark H, Owner at Buffalo Camp
Responded Jul 15, 2017
Thank you very much Catherine for your review.! It was brilliant having the three of you at Buffalo and I am glad you enjoyed it. I was also surprised at the amount of game we saw having had such late rains but that's the bush for you. I hope you all find time to come back in the not so distant future.
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This was our third visit to Buffalo and we always love to come back. It seems to typify what Zambia is all about. Peace, quiet, a real bush experience, away from the world, but still with that frisson of excitement that only truly wild places can offer. It it well worth the long
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Best time of year for a visit is September/October although the camp is open from June till November and there is plenty to see all season. Optimum length of stay would be 4 nights which give you 3 full days there. Hope this of help.
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"There are 5 chalets. Quaint and rustic go no way to describe them. You are lucky to be here. Enjoy."
"All chalets have a view of the river"
"All the rooms are excellent but Room 1 apparently gets visited by elephants!!"
"Get a good spotlight to view the wildlife outside your chalet at night."
"If you need a twin room stress this as most chalets only have a narrow double bed"
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LOCATION
ZambiaNorthern ProvinceNorth Luangwa National Park
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