Mwamba Bushcamp

Mwamba Bushcamp

Rooms
4 thatched chalets
Traveller's rating
Excellent (99%) From 114 reviews
Children
Best for 12+
Open
01 Jun to 31 Oct

Mwamba Bushcamp is set beneath the shade of tall ebony trees, overlooking a waterhole in the usually dry bed of the seasonal Mwamba River. Owned by Derek and Jules Shenton, it is a very natural yet comfortable camp: small, intimate and very remote.

Our view of Mwamba Bushcamp

We've visited Mwamba often since about 1995, most recently in September 2017. We've found that the remote area and simple design of the camp give it a true bushcamp feel, but the spacious rooms, large beds and excellent en-suite bathrooms add a surprising level of comfort that complements the experience nicely. The food was great – and we loved the flexibility of the activities (especially the hides!) and the obvious passion of the guides.

Mwamba Bushcamp: Traveller ratings

Excellent(99%) From 114 travellers
Excellent
107
Good
7
Average
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Video of Mwamba Bushcamp

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This video is about Hippo Hide - a superb spot to observe hippos at eye-level.
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A tour through the Mwamba Bushcamp.
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Short video about Elephant Hide Sleep Out - a great look-out to watch animals.
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This video shows a typical day on safari with Shenton Safaris.
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The Bird Hide is ideal for watching carmine bee eaters when nesting.

Latest reviews of trips including Mwamba Bushcamp

Mwamba camp 24-27 July
21-Jul to 30-Jul 18
Excellent Excellent
The best at Mwamba
7-Jun to 23-Jun 18
Excellent Excellent
We Love Mwamba Bushcamp!
9-Jun to 22-Jun 18
Excellent Excellent
Mwamba - rustic but not roughing it!
9-Jun to 19-Jun 18
Excellent Excellent
Heaven on earth at Mwamba
23-Oct to 14-Nov 17
Excellent Excellent
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