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Somalisa Camp- African Bush Camps

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Somalisa Acacia is just amazing – 10/10. Everything from the staff, the rooms, the food, the facilities, the surroundings, the sights, the stars and especially our guide Michael. Michael was the perfect guide for our family. There was nothing he didn’t know about animals,...More

Thank Jacinta K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Somalisa Acacia is an outstanding camp in the Hawange National Park. We stayed for 2 nights. We arrived by road transfer from Vic Falls but there is a flight to an airstrip 15 min from the camp. The tent has a brilliant view of 270...More

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Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa Camp- African Bush CampsResponded 6 days ago

Hi Paptan1, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Somalisa Acacia. We passionately believe that your guides and hosts in Africa are they keys to an unforgettable safari experience, and the team at Somalisa is outstanding. They ensure that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time at Somalisa. The rooms were impeccable and the service was excellent. The tents and the decor could not be better. Beautiful family room, spacious and beautiful. All inclusive and very relaxing atmosphere. The safari guide we had a lot of...More

Thank Annika G
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa Camp- African Bush CampsResponded 6 days ago

Hi Annika G, Thank you so much for your review of your stay at Somalisa Camp. We are so thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself while on safari with African Bush Camps. Somalisa Camp was the first property we opened, in 2006. We are so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The folks at Safari Logistic handled everything from their lounge in the Victoria Fall domestic terminal while their lounge while waiting for our flight to Manga airstrip. The bush plane was outstanding. We were able to see Victoria Falls upon take off and then 30...More

Thank skip0neill
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa Camp- African Bush CampsResponded 6 days ago

Hi skip0neill, Thank you so much for your excellent review of your stay at Somalisa Acacia. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time at our home in Hwange. Your kind words about the team at Somalisa Acacia are so appreciated- thank you....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a wonderful 4 days at Somalisa in mid March 2018. Having spent the earlier part of our trip on the banks of the Zambezi this was completely different scenery deep in the heart of the bush. The location is stunning, so quiet and...More

Thank DeuceCheshire
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Somalisa Camp- African Bush CampsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi DeuceCheshire, Wow! Thank you so much for this lovely review of your stay at Somalisa. It makes our jobs so worthwhile when we are able to read such heartfelt words from guests who turned into family. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your...More

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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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"All rooms have excellent views of the bush."
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"every room had a private balcony and an outdoor shower, rooms appeared identical"
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"Rooms all have a view of the national park"
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