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Chundukwa River Lodge

Kazungula Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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31/12/2017 1/1/2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

This was our first stay at Chundukwa but hopefully not our last. The lodge is in a beautiful setting overlooking the Zambezi. Most of the rooms are built on decks on the banks and there is an option to have the room open to the...More

Thank Michelle C
Response from Chundukwa, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 12 September 2017

Dear Michelle, We hope you will be back next year to put your feet up and relax on the banks of the Mighty Zambezi. We appreciate your feedback being hands on, it means alot to us. Our best wishes

Reviewed 5 August 2017

A very nice family lodge with great hospitality and amazing staff, ideal if you are looking for a place to relax in an intimate, homely atmosphere. The rooms are nice and well-equipped, overlooking the river. However, it tends to be very very cold in the...More

Thank yalla134
Response from Chundukwa, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Dear yalla134 Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We sincerely appreciate hearing from our guests as it gives us the opportunity to grow and improve our services where needed. First of all great to hear you enjoyed our hospitality and...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

For my husband and I this was our third trip to Livingstone. If you want the character of Tongabezi coupled with the service of the Royal Livingstone...this is the place. Loved every minute. Gail and Doug offer highly personalized service and insight that is invaluable....More

Thank LToombs
Response from Chundukwa, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you! It is this type of feedback which keeps excited and inspired to do more. Especially that you have visited the area before and stayed in more upmarket lodges and hotels on previous visits! Chundukwa is owner run and so we have the freedom...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at this gem of a Lodge we had no idea what a treat we were in for. The beautiful setting, the unique rooms, the amazing hospitality by Gail and Doug and their team and the animal viewing down the Zambizi River were...More

Thank Emma A
Response from Chundukwa, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 12 September 2017

Dear Emma thank you for your kind feedback. We have had fantastic game viewing on the river this year...a pride of 11 lion, herds of elephant, one lone hyena, a large herd of buffalo seen last week and of course loads of hippo and an...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My husband, parents, and I were recently in Livingstone visiting my 24 year old son serving in the Peace Corps. At the recommendation of my travel agent, we spent two nights in a family cottage at Chundukwa. I wish it was more than two nights!...More

Thank marymc507
Response from Chundukwa, Owner at Chundukwa River LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Dear marymc507, we have had several families staying with us through the years who have come out to visit a member of their family working in the Peace Corps. Chundu Cottage being a stand alone house on the Zambezi River is definately a wonderful place...More

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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  • US$404 - US$1,438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • 6
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  • Livingstone
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1 May 2015|
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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"Comfortable small houses with privat bath rooms"
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"All Chalets are sitting right on the river with wonderful views across the Zambezi to Zimbabwe."
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"We stayed in Frankolin, which was fabulous."
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"All the rooms have exceptional positional view over the Zambezi"
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