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Mchenja Bush Camp - Norman Carr Safaris

Luangwa River, South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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        Overview
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        Breakfast included
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        Airport Transportation
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        Wheelchair Access
        Free Parking
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        1 - 5 of 48 reviews

        Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

        This was our last camp visited this time but the beauty of Norman Carr is that each camp has it's own individual personality. This camp in entered via a magnificent stand of ebony trees - the ebony grove. It sets the tone for the whole...More

        Thank Nick M
        Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

        This was the last of our 4 bush camp stays (Luwi, Nsolo, Kakuli, Mchenja) with Norman Carr at South Luangwa. Great camp, Norman Carr standards never disappoint. Amy was a great host. And John is the most spirited guide I have ever seen. Mchenja hosted...More

        1  Thank Sayandev
        Reviewed 16 November 2016

        My wife and I have visited Africa for 24 of the last 27 years, and this was our fifth visit to South Luangwa. Of all the camps we have stayed in, Mchenja was our favourite! To wake up to bird song on the banks of...More

        2  Thank Cricketmann
        Reviewed 5 November 2016

        A marvellous camp , we stay 3 nights after 2 nights at Kakuli . It is in a beautiful location in a wooded grove over looking a river. The Game drives were great & we had to only share the Land Rover with 2 other...More

        Thank craig m
        Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

        Best time of my life, the staff were amazing from the host Henrietta, to other staff, Kennedy, Precious, Lamek, and the guide John and Brian wow they are the most friends bunch of people ever met and the others I honestly forgot the name. This...More

        Thank Mwaba143
        Response from NormanCarr, Owner at Mchenja Bush Camp - Norman Carr SafarisResponded 26 October 2016

        Thanks Mwaba for your fantastic review. What a pleasure to hear how much you enjoyed your time at Mchenja and we'll be sure to pass this onto Henrietta, John, Brian and the team.

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        • US$580 - US$650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • South Luangwa National Park
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        • Mchenja Bush Camp - Norman Carr Safaris Zambia/South Luangwa National Park
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        tacowolf
        How bad were the tsetse flies?
        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
        Out of interest is there internet and or phone access at this camp
        9 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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        "last tent from camp for peace & quiet"
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        "We were in chalet 1, the most private"
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        "All the rooms are very similar"
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        "I think all the rooms are the same loveliness! - big comfy bed, outside toilet/shower, inside bath."
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