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Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

Kafue National Park, Zambia
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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        • Average2%
        • Poor0%
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        1 - 5 of 35 reviews

        Reviewed 31 October 2016

        The staff could not be better at this delightful camp. Everyone we met was extremely friendly and kind. We had an issue with one of our flights further into the holiday and as there is no internet access at Shumba, Ondyne and Mwamba our camp...More

        Thank christinebeehive
        Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

        Dear Christinebeehive, Thank you for your wonderful review, we thoroughly enjoyed reading about all your wonderful adventures with Idos, and will be sure to pass along your kind words to Ondyne, Mwamba and the entire team in camp. We are thrilled to see you had...More

        Reviewed 6 October 2016

        This place is the best safari camp we have ever been to . The 1 1/2 hr flight in a small pklane from Lusaka is the greatest challenge but having done that you are in a flood plane with large amounts of wild life ....More

        Thank Flooktroop
        Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

        Dear Flooktroop, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay at Shumba! It is one of our most remote camps but that is what makes it so special - you truly feel you are in the wilderness, far away from civilisation - yet every...More

        Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

        Really nice, well run camp. The staff are super friendly and fun to be around. Food was also amazing and the management really flexible and helpful with guests wherever they could be, very impressive. The game is not as prolific as elsewhere in Africa perhaps,...More

        Thank Meohmy68
        Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

        Dear Meohmy68, Thank you for the wonderful review, we are delighted to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that the brilliant memories you made will stay with you for many years to come. The game viewing, as you mention, may...More

        Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

        I provided a road transfer in August and saw lots of game along the way. Shumba lodge has excellent facilities and the warm hospitality of the staff is second to none. It was well worth the long drive. Driving on the plains may be a...More

        Thank Stephen M
        Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

        Dear Stephen M, Thank you for the wonderful review, we are thrilled to read that the long drive was all worth it in the end, and that you were given good directions on the best route to drive. We will be sure to share your...More

        Reviewed 18 September 2016

        Stayed for 3 nights at Shumba on the Busanga Plain. Wonderful isolated location. Superb helpful friendly staff. Excellent catering and outstanding guide Idos. Saw lots of lion and a multitude of other game . Did hot air ballooning too. Rare 5 * review from me.More

        Thank LesStaffordshire
        Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Shumba Camp

        Dear LesStaffordshire, Thank you for the beautiful review and high rating and recommendation, we are overjoyed to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We will be sure to share your praises with Idos and all the wonderful staff in camp. Thank you...More

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        maartincj
        Hi, I'm currently working on a project in Lusaka and would like to explore a bit of areas outside Lusaka. I plan to take time off from work during Mar 17-27. Do you have anything available during these dates (e.g. 2-3 nights)? Thanks! Martins
        27 February 2016|
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        Herce
        If traveling from Lusaka, what is the driving time?
        4 September 2014|
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        Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
        Dear Herce, Thank you for your question. Although it is possible to drive between Lusaka and Shumba camp we do not recommend this to guests and suggest you rather fly into camp, for easier efficient access. The driving... More
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        chalans
        We prepare a journey in Zambia in the park Kafue , I would like to know the best season for the observation of big cats and the cubs ? And if it is possible a description on your flight mongolfiere . Thank you in advance of your answer. Greetngs
        25 May 2015|
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        Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
        Merci de nous contacter Nos deux camps basés à Kafue (Shumba Camp et Busanga Plains) ne sont opérationnels que pendant la saison sèche - Juin à fin Octobre – et la montgolfière est à ne pas manquer. Nulle part ailleurs en... More
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        "All the rooms have amazing views!"
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        "Lions like to visit room number four at night. Can be at any room at any time,though."
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        "Any room is fantastic with amazing views of the plains"
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        "All tents are very similar."
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