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    Bushbuck River House

    Plot 1607 Liyoyelo Farm | off Nakatindi Road, Livingstone 60060, Zambia
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          My husband and I brought a group of 17 to stay at Bushbuck for 4 nights and it fit our needs perfectly! We were mostly naturalists, interested in seeing as many animals and birds as possible (Rhino Walk, Zambezi river float, River Dinner Cruise, and...More

          Thank Ann-Scott E
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          What a beautiful place! Right on the river. Rooms are very nice, large bathrooms, great showers! Pool, tree house overlook. Lots of great birds!! Staff is very helpful and knowledgeable! Did the rhino walk, elephant walk. Went into Victoria falls and floated the river to...More

          Thank barb s
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          BRH is very much an upmarket B&B home-stayish experience rather than a tourist lodge or hotel. Rooms, and management style are a tad quirky, but overall we had a good experience. Don't expect a modern bedroom or bathroom; or decent wifi. While the place is...More

          Thank Michael424
          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          Shower tray full of insects on arrival, 6 wall spiders in our bedroom, when asked to remove, we were told 'spiders stay'. Told we could not eat inside at night, pre-paid evening meal was denied, due to visit to Victoria falls! Interrupted by the manager...More

          Thank Alyson-Jayne F
          Response from Oriel S, Owner at Bushbuck River HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

          Being aware that I am answering a second bad review from the same reservation I don't want to repeat the same comments, but I do feel it necessary to give a balanced view of our meals because we have a very good reputation for our...More

          Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

          The room we stayed in was not clean, there were big spiders everywhere, when I asked the owner could he remove them he said no that they eat the mosquitoes! I'm terrified of spiders so didn't sleep very well, the shower tray was full of...More

          Thank karenbeattie72
          Response from Oriel S, Owner at Bushbuck River HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

          It can be very difficult for guests to adjust to Africa when it is their first experience and they have a fear of spiders and any other insects. Coming to stay at the end of the rainy season all guests are sure to encounter them....More

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          linda b
          After reading reviews we would like to stay at BBRH.we are thinking of April 17 would the falls be at a good flow? Would we see elephants etc at that time of year at the house? Also to budget our trip what are prices for evening meals etc?Any other other info would be fab.
          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
          Hi, Is there wifi in the rooms? We would be interested if you would have two rooms for two couples for the dates of May 5th till May 9th this year. However, wifi to access the Internet would be really important for our needs. Many thanks for your assistance in answering.
          26 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
          Can you advise on parking please
          31 March 2015|
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          Response from Oriel S | Property representative |
          We have plenty of space for parking
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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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          "The cottage next to the main lodge had air conditionig"
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          "The cottage is a great option for families and has lovely views towards the river."
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