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    The Elephant Camp

    Wild Horizons Wildlife Sanctuary, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
    011 263 13 44571
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    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    We loved everything about Elephant Camp- the accommodations, the food, and the staff. Be sure to meet Sylvester! He's beautiful. And of course a tour of the Falls is a must. The boat ride on the river is also lovely.More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 27 April 2017

    Dear Marsha Thank you so much for your review. We love to hear how much guests have enjoyed every aspect of their stay with us. Our staff take great pride in ensuring that our guests have a wonderful time! We are so pleased to hear...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    The place is awesome! The tents are hardly "tents" as they are very luxurious. We especially enjoyed meeting Sylvester, the Ambassador Cheetah. The highlight of our stay was walking through the bush with Sylvester. We also enjoyed meeting and interacting with the elephants. The service...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 27 April 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time at The Elephant Camp and so thoroughly enjoyed interacting with Sylvester and the elephants. It certainly does enhance...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed there for three nights...it's a very nice tent camp...with A/C! We rode the elephants and got to feed them...and pet Sylvester, the cheetah. They did our laundry while there, which helped, since we were limited to the amount of luggage we could bring. We...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay there so much and got to meet our resident herd of elephants as well as Sylvester, our cheetah ambassador. Your kind comments about our...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    There is no better way spending a lunch interacting with these amazing creatures. The staff are so knowledgeable and there is a clear love, trust and understanding between handlers and elephants. We arrived to fresh welcome towels and cold welcome drinks, after having an introductory...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 12 April 2017

    Dear Guest We loved reading how much you enjoyed your elephant interaction at the Wallow! It really is a very special experience and watching the elephant interact with their handlers and being able to interact so comfortably with the elephants as guests is an experience...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    Camp was well- appointed and people very friendly. Food was great and animal encounters with Sylvester, the cheetah, and the elephants with be life- long memories. Victoria Falls and the Overlook Restaurant there were awesome.Breakfast on the patio was spectacular with being able to see...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 12 April 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the Elephant camp so much. Your kind comments about the food and the staff have been recognized and we are so pleased that our dedication to...More

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    Amenities
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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 764 - USD 1,102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Matabeleland North Province >
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    Gwendoline2016
    19 November 2017|
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    Response from amieduvin | Reviewed this property |
    Elephant Camp is in the large tract of land that belongs to Wild Horizons which is an sanctuary organization to save animals. They take in orphan and injured elephants. They try to rehabilitate them into a herd, but if the... More
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    hayleykarenh
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Hayley, You will have a truly unforgettable experience at the Elephant Camp. It is a few kms out of Victoria Falls but you can see the spray rising from it when it is in full flood from the decking of your tent (well... More
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    Christi P
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from stoddart97 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Christi, Firstly, apologies for the delay. Due to the nature of accommodation this would appear to be right. If you look on Google images you will see that there is no option of splitting the sleeping area up, and I... More
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    "This was the nicest tent accommodation I could imagine. Beautiful room with our own pool on the back deck..."
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    "If you want undisturbed privacy take a room further away from the main tent, but accept a bit of a walk to..."
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    "We would recommend the east Camp. Larger than the west with more people however the west camp has larger tents"
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    "Relax and enjoy the experience!"
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