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Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush Camps

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Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The friendliest staff with the most beautiful rooms. Had the best food made with love! Would recommend it 100 times or more!! Had a educational boat trip watching the sunset on the mighty Zambezi. Wish I could have stayed longer!More

Thank EstiaanMinnaar
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 6 days ago

Hi EstiaanMinnaar, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Thorntree River Lodge. We are so thrilled to hear you enjoyed yourself. Thorntree is an oasis of relaxation and adventure and we are so proud to be able to offer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Thorntree with my family for only two nights, at the end of a safari trip between Botswana and Zambia. The general consensus of the family is that we could safely have left off the third lodge (although wonderful, it didn't offer anything...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

From the moment we arrived we loved Thorntree, the setting is perfect with the Zambezi flowing gently by, the staff could not have been more attentive, the food is great! And the rooms - luxury but set right in the bush so you feel you...More

Thank jb_and_h
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 11 January 2018

Hi jb_and_h Thank you so much for this wonderful review of your stay at Thorntree River Lodge. We are overjoyed to read about your excellent experiences while on safari with African Bush Camps. Thorntree River Lodge is situated on the very edge of the mighty...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

This lodge exceeded our expectations in all aspects. The lodge is situated on the Zambezi River resulting in beautiful views and sounds of not only the river but the animal life in and around it. The rooms were very comfortable, spacious and modern with an...More

Thank jrmurphy146
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 11 January 2018

Hi jrmurphy146, Thank you so much for this wonderful review of Thorntree River Lodge. It is a perfect setting in which to relax, unwind and enjoy the views of the mighty Zambezi River. Focused on your experience as our guest, our hosts, professional guides and...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Thorntree is a "one of a kind" place where the whole family had a fantastic experience. Beyond the great quality of the accommodation itself, the amazing location on the river and the services available, it is the professionalism and warmth of the team what makes...More

Thank viaje1Catalunya
Response from Jemma M, Public Relations Manager at Thorntree River Lodge- African Bush CampsResponded 11 January 2018

Hi viaje1Catalunya, Thank you so much for this kind review of Thorntree River Lodge. We are so thrilled to hear that you and your family enjoyed yourselves so much. We pride ourselves on ensuring that through knowledge and experience, we unravel a wilderness adventure that...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Room Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$1,190 - US$1,436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Livingstone
#4 Luxury Hotel in Livingstone
#5 Romantic Hotel in Livingstone
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$1,190 - US$1,436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Livingstone
#4 Luxury Hotel in Livingstone
#5 Romantic Hotel in Livingstone
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Joe M B
30 January 2018|
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Response from Jemma M | Property representative |
Hi Joe M B, Please will you pop an email to contact @ africanbushcamps . com and one of our dedicated safari aficionados will help you out with pricing and any other requests you may have. We hope to see you at Thorntree... More
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6 January 2018|
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17 January 2017|
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Response from AfricanBushCamps | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you for your interest in Thorntree River Lodge. Fortunately, we do have availability at that time! It is $600 per night. Please email contact @ africanbushcamps. com for more information and a dedicated... More
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"Stunning location with views of the river. Incredible service."
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"All rooms have wonderful views."
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"Our room was a far away from the common areas as possible. I really enjoyed the extra privacy."
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"all the rooms are located on the Zambezi river edge with stunning views over the river"
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