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Warthogs Bush Camp

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Warthogs is quaint and rustic and although our chalet was very basic it was very comfortable. Zimbabweans are lovely people and the staff at Warthogs are no exception. They were friendly and helpful and went out of their way to accommodate us. The menu has...More

Thank ExplorerNam
Response from Louisa H, Owner at Warthogs Bush CampResponded 5 days ago

Thankyou for your positive review. Friendliness and helpfulness are absolutely essential in our belief...and both cost nothing to provide! I am very proud that our little team lookd after you well.It's also great to hear our new cook is doing well...sorry for the small menu...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Warthogs is a lovely place full of very friendly people, both the staff and the locals who we had a few drinks with. We stayed in the twin cabin and it has all the basic amenities you need to sleep and wash, and the bar/restaurant...More

Thank Craig K
Response from Louisa H, Owner at Warthogs Bush CampResponded 1 week ago

Hi Craig. Thanks for the kind words. We are so sorry about the issue with airbnb, and thankyou for highlighting it to them and ther travellers. It's great to know you enjoyed the bar and restaurant as we have a new cook in the kitchen...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Watched elephants roaming freely around the lake. Hippos are regular visitors on the shore. Budget dining, fine camping, top notch bar and roofless shower outside watching stars at night are some of the highlights to expect when at this site.

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stayed this February 2017 at Warthogs Bush Camp. We arrived there at midnight and someone was there at the camp waiting for us and welcomed us. The lady who owns the camp was really caring. The sailling with Roger on the lake in the...More

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Response from Louisa H, Owner at Warthogs Bush CampResponded 3 April 2017

Hi Katja Thannks for your "thumbs up" review! Isn't the sailing just an awesome experience....such a peaceful way to spend time on the water. Thanks for your recommendation...we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 March 2017

I really liked the Warthog Bush Camp. It has a lovely bar area overseeing the lake. You can get lucky and see quite a bit of wildlife incl. Elephants. Staff was very friendly. The kitchen could have been better but hey - its a bush...More

Thank Lidsor
Response from Louisa H, Owner at Warthogs Bush CampResponded 2 April 2017

Hi there. thanks for the review. No...The Ritz we are not! But then the Ritz doesn't have elephants either! We are always wanting to improve, while keeping the costs down, so the more visitors we can get, the more we can offer. I'm glad you...More

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"well, you can camp or use one of three cottages. So dont worry about getting the "best room""
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"Chalet with own views of the lake"
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"Dorm brilliant for families.."
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"The bamboo huts have en-suite shower rooms with hot water whenever you want it"
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