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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will always remember the fantastic service we got from Dave and Tammy. They were great hosts and certainly the best we have encountered so far. It is a beautiful place on the river and the food was excellent. We...More

Thank LeoRenette
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The staff were all exceptionally helpful and friendly. The fishing was good for tiger fish fished and many fish between 5 and 10 lbs were caught by all guests. I fished with fly and this was productive. The boats provided for fishing are ideal and...More

Thank G9513MHjohn
Reviewed 22 November 2015

A friend, Ivor Jones and I visited Shackletons from 9th-14th November 2015. I have stayed at many fishing lodges throughout Africa, and personally managed a lodge in Mexico, but this lodge was absolutely amazing!! The Managers, Dave & Tammy could not do enough for us.They...More

1  Thank brucet523
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Dave and Tammy are the best hosts you will find. They are helpful and friendly and made us all feel very welcome at the lodge. The fishing was very good with guests landing tiger fish over 9kgs !!! The guides are knowledgeable and very helpful...More

1  Thank Graham P
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We arrived on the 9 September and stayed 6 nights. Dave & Tammy went out of their way to make sure we were accommodated in every way. The staff are fantastic , and the guides on the boats are very knowledgeable ,always having your safety...More

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"Guides vary in standard - make sure yours is a leader!"
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"every room is superb"
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"all chalets are along the river and are sooo peaceful and quiet"
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"All the rooms are the same facing the river."
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