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    Somalisa Camp

    Hwange National Park, Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
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    11 - 15 of 214 reviews

    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    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

    1  Thank Louise B
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 4 September 2017

    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 25 August 2017

    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 28 August 2017

    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

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    This is NOT a rustic place, but a small, remote camp with luxurious tents with cozy beds and hot and cold running water in carefully decorated ensuite (but open-air) bathrooms. There is hot water for tea or coffee on one table, a charging station tucked...More

    1  Thank glovely
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 23 August 2017

    Hi Glovely, Thank you so much for your excellent review of Somalisa Expeditions. This newly opened camp is a gem in the heart of Hwange National Park. It's has been thoughtfully designed to incorporate the old world charm of an untouched Africa, with the needs...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    There truly is no better way to do a safari than a stay at Somalisa. The team are just fantastic - our host at main camp was just delightful! She, and the rest of the team, infused a wonderful relaxed atmosphere around the camp to...More

    Thank Dassie473
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 23 August 2017

    Hi Dassie473, Thank you so much for your kind review of Somalisa Camp. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your safari with African Bush Camps so much. Our staff in camp are one of our best assets- they pride themselves on hosting guests...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    We spent two nights at Somalisa Acacia and it was amazing. The staff at this camp is probably the most attentive staff we have ever encountered. Our kids loved them and so did we! Our tent was extremely large, comfortable and beautifully decorated, with a...More

    Thank zoersel2016
    Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa CampResponded 17 August 2017

    Hi Zoersel2016, Thank you so much for your excellent review of Somalisa Acacia. We are delighted to hear that you and your family had such a wonderful time on safari with African Bush Camps. Somalisa Acacia is a dedicated family camp and our staff and...More

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    • USD 1,673 - USD 1,683 (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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    Rrrrrrrrr2014
    29 September 2017|
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    Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
    Hi there, The tents have multiple plug points for charging phones, cameras etc. However, I am not too sure about hairdryers. Somalisa is 100% solar powered so I am not too sure if the voltage is right for hairdryers.
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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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    Room Tips
    "All of the rooms look out over the pan. Ask for a room close to the water hole."
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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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