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Reviews of Pioneers

Wildlife sightings and reviews

1 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Pioneers and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Wildlife sightings by our travellers
Starting in Aug-2022, 1 of our travellers have recorded their wildlife sightings at Pioneers.
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Mr and Mrs U.
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"Pioneers review"

4 nights Arrived 5 Aug 2022
"Pioneers was a quiet haven after a long journey to Zimbabwe. It has great charm, feeling as thought it's been there for decades when it's actually fairly new.

The rooms are very comfortable with cosy duvets and good showers, the grounds are green and peaceful with two lovely (freezing!) pools and a beautiful family of ducks, the restaurant is great and the service was everything we needed.

It's location is not ideal if you want to walk to the Falls, but it is actually nice to come away from all the action at the end of a long day to such tranquility, and it's so easy to organise a lift.

Would highly recommend." See all these reviews: 11n in Zimbabwe
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Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Good
Service:
Excellent
Facilities:
Good
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Good
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