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Pungwe Safari Camp

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
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  • Terrible0%
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“bush experience”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pungwe was a better than I dreamed. It is a small location that holds a maximum of 8 people and is owned by Michel who will often sit with your group and tell your the most interesting stories about his life. When we arrived to...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Pungwe Safari Camp was the highlight of our trip to Africa! I can't begin to tell you how much we loved this place. We arrived late, which did not seem to bother the staff. They quickly prepared a snack and we were off on safari...More

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Response from Russell H, Owner at Pungwe Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, we strive to give every guest a truly authentic safari experience and love getting such positive feedback. I will pass your compliments on to all the staff and especially to Robert, Isaac and Michel. We hope that you are...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was our first time at Manyeleti Reserve and Pungwe Safari Camp and it will surely not be our last. We go to the bush fairly often but can honestly say that we have never experienced such superb game viewing. Every game drive was special...More

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Thank Kerstin Z
Response from Russell H, Owner at Pungwe Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such wonderful feedback. We eagerly anticipate your return, with all the fantastic safari sightings that we are having of late, Michel is bound to have even more stories by then to entertain you around the fireside.

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We have had an amazing visit. It started with a warm welcome from Michel. The accommodation, the game drives, the food from early mornings till sunset drinks; absolutely wonderful. Pungwe is in our hearts.

Thank Wendel N
Response from Russell H, Owner at Pungwe Safari CampResponded 1 week ago

So happy that our little safari camp has crept into your hearts as well, we have always felt this way about Pungwe. We hope to see you back sometime soon. Thank you for your kind words.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The MOST amazing place to stay! Cannot rate Pungwe highly enough, incredible staff, fantastic food and beautiful, authentic atmosphere of Safari days gone by. The wildlife viewing in Manyeleti is out of this world, fabulous guides and every day something better than then day before!!...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$ 409 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 409 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Jurrien P | Reviewed this property |
We had MTN reception (2-3G). A limited number of cellphones can be charged via a solar powered socket during daylight hours. It was sufficient to keep us fully charged.
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