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    Somalisa Camp

    Hwange National Park, Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
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    1 - 5 of 207 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I have visited Hwange before, but I never have the opportunity to explore the National park like we did this past May! Our guide and host were fantastic, they loooked after us the entire time! We truely had fun and enjoyed the fun and laughter...More

    Thank bryanfawcett
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 2 days ago

    Hi BryanFawcett, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Somalisa. We are thrilled that you enjoyed you adventure in Hwange with the Somalisa team. We pride ourselves on giving our guests the very best safari experience and our hosts...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The best place we stayed in our trip, by far. Wonderfully friendly staff (We appreciated you, Hope!), excellent food (Dr Chef Sandy even shared some recipes), and the best guides (Thanks again, Lewis). From early morning game drives, to evening sundowners, we were amazed at...More

    1  Thank Joanna H
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 5 days ago

    Hi Joanna H, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Somalisa. We are overjoyed to hear that you had such a wonderful time. Our team at Somalisa is amazing- they are always on hand to ensure your journey with...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed at Somalisa for 2 nights with our kids. Hospitality, quality of food, the safari was extremely wonderful. We saw a lion hunt, as a matter of fact it was Cecil's old pack. Nonetheless watching lion hunts on national geographic and actually seeing one...More

    Thank Love-Life007
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Love-Life007, Thank you so much for your kind review of Somalisa. We are absolutely delighted that you had such a wonderful time on safari with African Bush Camps. We are very fortunate to have Cecil's pride on our concession quite often- it is always...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    WOW!!!! this camp was amazing. A real posh camp in the bush compared to Mana Pools Expeditions which was on the Zambezi River. Water holes have been built to ensure the wildlife don't suffer in the drought and some have been strategically located at the...More

    Thank Louise B
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Louise B, Thank you so much for your excellent review of Somalisa Expeditions. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful time on safari with African Bush Camps. Hwange is known as 'The Land of the Giants' because of the huge...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Somalisa was the 9th stop of 11 on our Safari Tour of 2017! We had high expectations and Somalisa delivered perfectly. Lewis is an amazing guide. He took us for a 'walk' to encounter 2 separate bull elephants. Close encounters but we felt safe the...More

    Thank ShanghaiArnie
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi ShanghaiArnie, Thank you so much for your review of Somalisa. It sounds as though your Safari Tour 2017 was an incredible experience! A walking safari is one of the very best ways to experience Africa and Lewis is a phenomenal guide. In fact, Lewis...More

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    • US$1,670 - US$1,684 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 7
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    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Hwange National Park
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    • Somalisa Camp Hotel Hwange National Park
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    poliver319
    31 August 2017|
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    Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
    Hi Poliver319, Our morning game drives leave just after sunrise, usually at about 5:30 or 6am. You will be back in camp at about 11-11:30 for brunch. After that, you will have time to relax, perhaps take a little siesta... More
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    Amyrud
    8 November 2016|
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    Response from AfricanBushCamps | Property representative |
    Dear Amy. April is shoulder season, meaning that the landscape is beautiful and lush from the rains. However, the dryer season is upon us at this time so the concentration of animals gets better as wildlife congregate to... More
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    TacomaAnna
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from AfricanBushCamps | Property representative |
    Hi Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee any wildlife sightings, however, there have been sable sightings at Somalisa almost every day and they often drink from the pan in front of camp. Hope you will make it to Somalisa... More
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    "Great elephant and lion sightings"
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    "Rooms 1-2 are farthest away and you get a visit from the resident elephant, Warthog!"
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    "Ask for one on the front line, away from the kitchen - not the back."
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    "I believe we were in 3 or 4. Elephants would rub against the trees surrounding our tent."
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