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    Mchenja Bush Camp - Norman Carr Safaris

    Luangwa River, South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
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    “norman carr” (16 reviews)
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    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    We saw lions and some new birds on our first evening with our guide John and spotter, Z, then had a splendid sun-downer set up by our host, Enock and his team overlooking the river with the grunting hippos for company. They had set up...More

    Thank christinebeehive
    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    We had a fabulous time with Hazel (front of house), John the manager and guide, and the rest of the team at Mchenja. The drive from the park gate to the camp takes about one and a bit hours. The camp is situated on the...More

    Thank tsmuttonbird
    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Mchenja Bushcamp is a small (5 chalets total) and lovely camp in a beautiful setting within an ebony grove, and right against a sweeeping bend of the Luangwa River. The entire property - the main area and all rooms - has wonderful views of the...More

    Thank KI-NRT
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the Mchenja camp for 3 days and loved it! The location is right on the Zambezi river and you can hear the grunting hippos right outside the door of your chalet. The accommodations are perfect and the beds comfy. The food is...More

    Thank Ann P
    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    Mchenja is one of the more luxury bush camps. It is located in an great spot on the river bank, a bit further North, away from the crowds closer to Mfuwe gate. As a result, it feels quiet, and you will meet hardly any other...More

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    • USD 580 - USD 650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Zambia >
    • South Luangwa National Park
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    • Mchenja Bush Camp - Norman Carr Safaris Zambia/South Luangwa National Park
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    tacowolf
    16 April 2017|
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    Response from NormanCarr | Property representative |
    Hi Tacowolf, there are very few tsetse flies around Mchenja (or Kakuli) and you'll likely see none or only one or two if you're unlucky on your drives or walks from the camp.
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    JAYB1960
    10 October 2016|
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    Response from NormanCarr | Property representative |
    Hi Jay, we don't have phone or internet in our Safari Camps which are in the heart of the National Park. Not only is there little to no telecoms access, but we hope it gives guests a chance to get back to nature and switch... More
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