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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Fantastic small intimate camp. Very well organised and we were very well looked after. Food was excellent and the tents (just 6 of them) were well appointed and very comfortable. Toileteries etc. all provided including mosquito repellent. Now for the most important aspect of a safari camp; the guides; well ours (Kanga) was just outstanding.

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Sunshine Beach, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2016

accommodation superb game viewing incredible bertrand and christa were great hosts.the staff very friendly and efficient.food and drinks excellent.i had been to tena tena once before and having travelled extensively thru africa i chose tena tena as the best place to bring my daughter and her family it lived up to all our expectations.as good as it gets.

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Yorkshire UK
Reviewed 22 November 2016

To give this property a poor or terrible rating is not "quite right". The property is good, the tents are very comfortable, great location. The staff are wonderful, actually they are fabulous. The food is very good. The SAFETY is questionable. Whilst we were in the valley we were aware of 3 break ins / thefts within 36 hours. One...

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Steph N, Marketing at Tena Tena Camp, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your response and thank you for your positive comments about your stay with us. We are sorry that this happened to you and that this had such a negative impact on your trip. Unfortunately thieves are a part of societies and also ours. We have security at our premises but they were in this instance...

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

You could not ask for better staff than we had in Tena Tena. Guide Julius was extremely accomplished and professional. He showed us so much during our stay. Christa, the camp manager, took us to our room with outdoor bathroom where we could see kudu, puku, white-fronted bee-eaters just feet away and of course we could hear the ever-present noisy...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Tent facilities came first in my experience, narrowly only but nonetheless 1st. I was fortunate here to see wild dogs albeit during an evening safari and for a short time. But nevertheless I felt very rewarded knowing the difficulty. The tents are very very lovely a terrific design and their location in also great. Food not of the same...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Some of the best game viewing i have experienced in Africa taking our kids was truly a unforgettable experience for them and us. We enjoyed 5 star food and luxury tent accommodation. A special thanks to our guide Bertram who made our trip so incredible finding wild dogs and lions with their kills.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and had an amazing time. The tent experience was a different one and from the other lodges and was quite warm at night and certainly very noisy! Hippos walking past the tent and having an argument during the night did not lead to a peaceful nights sleep! Amazing wildlife and a fantastic guide, Bertram...

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Torquay, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We'd rate Tena Tena Camp an 11 out of 10 because, for us, it was absolutely perfect and we loved every second there. It is a beautiful camp, beautifully maintained with an outstanding staff (and of course guides) and fantastic food. We love tented camps and this is one of the best we've ever seen (and we've seen quite a...

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Occidental, California
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tena Tena is a luxury tent camp surrounded by hippos and lions at night. They take care of everything. The individual tents are very clean and comfortable. The open air bath with low walls allowed you to see out while showering or shaving. The fire pit allowed everyone to gather and share stories in the evening or during afternoon tea....

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Tena Tena is an amazing place to go on an African Safari . The tented camp is beautifully appointed . The rooms were spacious and the outdoor bathroom was unique. The staff at Tena Tena are incredible and attend to the needs of the guests . Our hostess "Lynnet" was incredible . Her effervescent personality was infectious and she always...

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Address: South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
Region: Zambia > South Luangwa National Park
Hotel Class:4 star — Tena Tena Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“7 star Camping”
 of 5 bubbles mstratton222, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“With only 6 rooms/tents it is difficult to go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles calypso1102, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They are all amazing with river views”
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“All rooms are on the river”
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 of 5 bubbles thom2154, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I was in tent five, and appreciated that it was a good distance from the communal area.”
 of 5 bubbles keeponcruisin1, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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