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Chundukwa River Lodge

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Kazungula Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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Overview
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Kazungula Road, Livingstone 20100 Zambia See on map
AMENITIES
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
About
Description
Chundukwa River Lodge is an African Bush Lodge built on stilts overlooking the Zambezi river. It is beautifully situated with panoramic views of the river - upstream from the Victoria Falls. Offering the best More of both worlds - only 30 min from the falls and far enough from Livingstone town to be away from the noise of helicopters and traffic. Essentially perfect for nature and bird lovers and for those who simply want to absorb the best of Africa. There are flights from Johannesburg and Lusaka every day and easy road access from Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia. Our private thatched cottage is perfect for those wanting to enjoy a home on the Zambezi. It has 1 double en-suite bedroom, 1 double/twin bedroom and one child's bedroom, a second bathroom, an open plan lounge/kitchen area, shaded patio, deck and rock splash pool. The cottage comes fully staffed with a personal,waiter and house-keeper. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$731 - US$819 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Chundukwa Tree Lodge
Also Known As
Chundukwa River Hotel Livingstone
Location
Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
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Dining (19)
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Reviews (208)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Chundukwa River Lodge was the first stop on our most excellent African adventure. What a perfect way to start our journey. Apon arrival at the lodge we were greeted by Allison, who made us feel right at home and gave us an overview of...More

Thank Sherry E S
Response from Inspiration786998, Manager at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sherry Thanks so much for sharing your experience here - it was such a pleasure having you with us, and I do recall you settling in to the couches on the deck straight away to lap up the view and start unwinding :-) Yes,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On seeing the Victoria Falls in 1853 David Livingstone is reported to have said: “Scenes so lovely must have been gazed upon by angels in their flight”. Although the majesty of the falls remains, a lot has changed. There are masses of tourists, it’s a...More

Thank gerrylander
Response from Inspiration786998, Manager at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gerry Wonderful to have your feedback, thank you! And so glad that you were able to be with us for 4 nights, to have enough time to explore the area and also enjoy 'Zambezi time' in and around the lodge, and on the river....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two night and wished we had booked two more. Our cottage was perfect overlooking the Zambesi River. Gail, Doug and Allison welcomed us as if we were family as did the pets. The ground are beautiful and flowers are everywhere...as Gail told us...More

Thank Marie C
Response from Inspiration786998, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind feedback. We do hope you will have the chance to visit us again. There is so much more to enjoy in this area and indeed right here at the lodge and still take in the breathless Victoria Falls!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on the banks of the Zambezi River, the Chundukwa River Lodge does not disappoint. The grounds are enchanting and the accommodation is excellent. We loved our chalet and it contained all the amenities that you could ask for. The food was outstanding and I...More

Thank tartan3673
Response from Inspiration786998, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Yvonne and Tasha. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! It was a great choice to start your holiday here as it allowed you to get used to Africa time and re-calibrate before setting out on your adventures. It...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018

My family and I had a brilliant stay here. Gail and the team do a wonderful job of making you feel comfortable and ensure all your needs are met. The food was outstanding (and I like my food) and the views of the Zambezi were...More

Thank GallDT
Response from Gail K, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you for your feedback and great to hear that you enjoyed our food:-) Henry our chef who has been with us for over 20 years will be thrilled to read this as he takes his cooking to heart! Also great to hear that the...More

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Journey685763
21 October 2018|
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Response from Inspiration786998 | Property representative |
Hi there, we have 220 V electricity here at Chundukwa, with the 'British' square plug points, and a multi-plug bank in each chalet for you to charge your phone, camera, computer etc. We run off the national grid, and have... More
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GeeksterAtlanta
18 September 2018|
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Response from Inspiration786998 | Property representative |
Chundu cottage is perfect for families as there is plenty of space with a king/twin ensuite, another spacious king/twin room, and a loft space that can also sleep 2. A lovely veranda with a river view and private plunge... More
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scontos47
1 May 2015|
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Response from Chundukwa | Property representative |
When you have booked on the All Inclusive Package you have your own vehicle and driver to take you to see Victoria Falls, and you will be offered many options to make use of your day out such as visiting our local markets... More
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Room Tips
"All rooms excellent."
MarieC129
3 weeks ago
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"Take a two person cottage with view over the river."
wessel_1560
27 Aug 2018
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"They are all great, river facing rooms. There is an additional house ideally suited for a large family or a..."
stevetilly
7 Feb 2018
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"All rooms overlook the river & each has their own unique quality"
216lesleyl
4 Feb 2018
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