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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Chongwe for 2 nights, fortunately we saw a pack of wild dogs in the morning (which was a great surprise !!) and a leopard very close to the camp during a night game drive, we followed the leopard for 30 minutes before...More

Thank HimLovesWild
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Chongwe River Camp adds to an idyllic setting with fantastic accommodations and service. They provide a wide variety of ways to experience the Lower Zambezi and do all of them well. I highly recommend the driven game drives and the canoe trip in particular. If...More

Thank 3gsooner
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This glorious camp with understated luxury offers a river based safari experience with the addition of 4 x 4 wheel drive excursions into the bush of the Lower Zambezi National Park. On arrival at the camp we were welcomed by elephant, hippo, warthog and fish...More

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We had stayed at Chongwe Ruver Camp twice before, and thoroughly enjoyed it, so were looking forward to our visit with friends for which it was their first trip to Zambia. We had the most amazing time...We knew that the area is not game-rich, but...More

Thank PurdyEngland
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The Chongwe River Camp has one of the most scenic settings and outlooks I have experienced in over twenty years of safari holidays. Unfortunately the guiding experience was the worst I have experienced in the twenty years. The disrespect shown to the wildlife was unprecedented...More

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Response from Chongwe_River_Camp, General Manager at Chongwe River CampResponded 20 November 2017

Dear NeilRaffanAndrews, As we've since discussed with you and your travelling party on Trip Advisor, Ekip2017, since your stay, we are very sorry for your experience in the Lower Zambezi. We are in this business from a place of passion and take all of the...More

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"If you can afford, book a Chongwe Suite"
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"Choose a room closest to the main building - it seems that the far rooms have a VERY early wake-up call!"
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"All safari tents have elephant views and evening hippo soundtracks!!"
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