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The Elephant Camp

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The Elephant Camp has breathtaking views of the Victoria Falls' spray and the spectacular gorges which separate Zimbabwe and Zambia. The Elephant Camp is a luxury, intimate lodge under canvas within easy reach of Victoria Falls (approximately 10 km) and all its attractions and activities, yet secluded in its own private game reserve. The Elephant Camp offers exclusive suite accommodation for only 24 adults in 12 luxury tents. The 'Elephant Camp West' consists of 4 luxury tents that sleep 8 adults and 8 children (all are equipped to become family rooms with comfortable sleeper couches). (Children not included in total occupancy) All suites are gorge facing and boast a private viewing deck and plunge pool, private lounge area, air-conditioning and fans, bath (with a view), inside and outside shower, mini bar and tea/coffee stations. INCLUDED: Accommodation and all meals, drinks (excluding premium brands), complimentary mini bars in the rooms. Return Victoria Falls Airport transfers & two transfers to Victoria Falls town per day. Laundry & Emergency Medical Evacuation cover. Lunch at the Lookout Cafe.
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Breakfast included
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Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Getting there
Victoria Falls Airport13 km
Livingstone Airport17 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our family of adults loved staying at the camp. The knowledge, experience and first class attention to detail of all the staff made our stay so enjoyable. From nature walks and game spotting, to enjoying the company of the elephants and watching and listening to...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Fantastic stay at Elephant Camp. We enjoyed it from start to finish. Staff were very friendly and professional. The visit to Victoria Falls was expertly guided and we loved watching the elephant crossing the river during the sunset river cruise. The room was amazing. We...More

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Date of stay: November 2017
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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded January 1, 2018

Dear Karen Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful time at the Elephant Camp. Our staff work very hard to provide our guests with an unforgettable...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place with very original rooms (in fact, tents with private swimming-pool)Friendly / cosy atmosphereA lot of possibility given by the hotel: cruise / safari / etc ...Quality of food (as well breakfast / lunch or dinner)

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay at Elephant Camp. The staff was very attentive and worked to organize all the activities available through the camp. The cheetah encounter is a must and we also loved sunset cocktails at the Gorge. Food was excellent, probably the best...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at The Elephant CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lis Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased to hear that you were able to visit us and that the staff could make you feel so at home. Your kind comments have been passed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Elephant Camp was everything we expected plus more. Walking through the bush with Sylvester and interacting with Jumbo, the Gentle Giant, were highlights. Ash, Jeannine and the Elephant Camp family became "family". They were wonderful! We loved the all inclusive feature.

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Robin K
December 8, 2018|
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Response from Bella2350 | Reviewed this property |
We were there in the middle of October and they were not doing any renovations to my knowledge. The Camp was absolutely wonderful from 'soup to nuts'. My favorite was skinny dipping with a cocktail in our private mini pool... More
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Response from Patricia H | Reviewed this property |
Hello you purchase your Visa on arrival at the airport in Zimbabwe. Make sure you have US$30 cash for each person requiring a visa as they do not take cards or any other currency. You will love Elephant Camp.
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"Everything was perfect - no complaints."
Tourist25713133000
1 week ago
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"Enjoy that room when you can - there is so much to do that you don’t stay there long."
Dream64168696737
2 weeks ago
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"There isn't a bad room here - all rooms are excellent."
Wild801
2 weeks ago
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"Excellent accommodations."
Bella2350
2 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$390 - US$1,088 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the elephant camp hotel victoria falls
LOCATION
ZimbabweMatabeleland North ProvinceVictoria Falls
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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