Flatdogs Camp
Luxury safari tent at Flatdogs Camp Croc Nest at Flatdogs Camp
Luxury safari tent at Flatdogs Camp
Croc Nest at Flatdogs Camp

Flatdogs Camp

Flatdogs Camp is unique in its approach to safaris. We offer incredible value for money and flexibility that is rare in this industry. Flatdogs sits on a kilometer of the Luangwa River looking over the world famous South Luangwa National Park. In the 14 years we have been here we have developed a loyal following of people who understand the importance we place on the sustainability of the resources we rely upon whilst our incredible staff look after our guests in a very personal way.




A la carte restaurant and the guiding. Two of the things we are most proud of. We offer a wide range of home cooked dishes from local produce of the highest quality, that can be ordered throughout the day at times to suit your needs. Incredible variety of salads, dry aged beef, aromatic curries. A daily specials board uses the produce from the local area that is in season and the plays to the preferences of the guests.

Need to Know

Maximum 6 people on a vehicle to ensure all guests get a window seat. Vehicles are all totally open to allow maximum viewing potential.  Croc Nest guests get private vehicle and guide as do four adults in the Jackalberry Treehouse.


Exceptional Guides lead both walking and driving safaris. Two National Park Scouts are based in camp to accompany walking safaris. All day drives offered to guests who stay for extended periods to allow them to explore a more diverse area of the huge South Luangwa National Park

Wildlife HighlightsWildlife Highlights

The Luangwa is famous for its leopards, but Flatdogs also regularly has up to 10% of the world's population of Thornicroft Giraffe on site from time to time. The habitat is ideal for the giraffe and they are often seen on the access road to and drinking from the waterhole at the Treehouse and behind camp.

Local ActivitiesLocal Activities

We encourage all our guests to to into the village to see the local community and conservation projects we support. Ade sits on the Board of Project Luangwa that supports up to 25 schools in the area and is funded by Flatdogs. We will also arrange to take guests to the nearby Bush Spa if in need of massage, bush beauty treatments.


Pool, photographic hide, wifi,bar


7 luxury tents with en suite bathrooms 8 en suite chalet rooms, one open air Jackalberry Treehouse with two en suite bedrooms, one Crocodile (Croc) Nest tented house with two en suite bedrooms, deck and private swimming pool


Made it into the top ten camps in Africa in an agent's survey of several thousand guests Number 1 on Tripadvisor for the Luangwa

Safari Awards Best Value Safari Property


Open 10 months of the year, closed from 15 January to 15th March. Boating can be done in early season if the river is high enough.

Average StayAverage Stay

4 nights

Average PriceAverage Room Prices

(per person per night unless otherwise stated)

$300-$450 per person per night including all park fees, safaris, meals from a la carte restaurant. Drinks not included.

Children PolicyChild Policy

We accept children of all ages

Contact and Social Media

To find out more, visit Flatdogs Camp's website.

To find out more call us on +44 (0)1865 982290 or email us at enquiries at safariawards.com.

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