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Bushbuck River House

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All reviewsgreat hostsother gueststour of the propertybuffalo herdday trippatio watchingvictoria fallsran like clockworklivingstone islandinteresting conversationchobe national parkstayed here for three nightsrooms were clean and comfortablean amazing placelocal marketsouthern africavisiting livingstone
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Reviewed 8 June 2010

Nestled beside the meandering Zambezi, is Buchbush River House. It is quietly tucked away down a red dirt road. The hosts, Alan and Oreil are charming, helpful and nothing is a problem.The rooms are lovely, the food superb and nothing can beat sipping sundowners on...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2010

In a wild out of town setting on the banks of the Zambezi, charming hosts, great food, lovely rooms, hippos grunting in the river a few metres away - just perfect.

Thank Sunbird0510
Reviewed 8 May 2010

Beautiful house/setting on the river. Hosts are friendly, helpful, knowledgeable, involved with the local community and she is a great cook. Out of the way location is very special and transportation is available. I traveled in a private group of six for three weeks in...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2010

Six American cousins traveling around Republic of South Africa visited Livingstone and stayed at the Bushbuck River House. I had a fabulous time. Good food, good beds, good guide, good hosts with interesting conversations, good transportation provided, good fun! The only drawback was that we...More

Thank RAW47
Reviewed 4 April 2010

We stayed here in the summer of 09. Everything about this place oozes Africa. The house is a beautiful thatched ranch-style property set back with only a wide lawn between you and the mighty Zambezi. The hosts and staff are friendly and knowledgeable, the food...More

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US$188 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$188 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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linda b
3 June 2016|
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Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
Dear Linda, Thanks for your questions. Yes The Falls will be in good flow in April. This year the elephants returned to Bushbuck in early May but we can not predict from year to year as it depends on the rains. If they were... More
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caymanroses
27 February 2016|
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Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
We do have wi-fi Bushbuck but please understand that Zambian wi-fi is not the same standard as you might find in other countries. The signal strength varies throughout the day, so sometimes there is signal in some rooms, but... More
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Oriel S
31 March 2015|
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We have plenty of space for parking
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"Talk to them (email). I learned / planned so much from my emails with Oriel months before we arrived"
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"Our preference was to stay in the lodge and not the main building. The walk to the main building was less..."
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"Rooms in the cottage have no wifi and offer shared bathrooms, but those in the house have private baths and..."
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"Wifi available in main building. Wonderful views from our room."
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