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Lukulu Crescent | off Obote Avenue, Livingstone, Zambia
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Chanters Lodge
Ranked #3 of 16 Livingstone B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
66 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am in two minds about if Chanters deserves a 2 or 3. There were numerous problems during our stay, bed bugs, mosquito nets that did not fit, rooms not being cleaned. That being said, they did a lot of things right. The breakfast was slow to come and even though the waitress asked how we would like our eggs... More 

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our operation. We would like to comment as follows:- 1. Bed Bugs and Bedroom Cleaning We vehemently deny that one of your rooms had bed bugs. A rigorous inspection of the beds and linen in the room at the time revealed no pest infestation, furthermore two children were sharing one bed but... More 

Whittlebury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there in December 2011 and the experience was memorable. Very polite staff and the owner Richard is very reliable and very helpful. We would definitely stay there again. I found the surrounding including the pool relaxing, somewhere to stay if you prefer a quiet and relaxing time.

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and best wishes for 2015. Renovations of the pool side rooms begins tomorrow! We are excited about that. More 

Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed Chanters Lodge during visiting Victoria Fall. Mr. Chanter met us at the airport, it's great when we arrived a place we never been before. He also provided us an overview of the area so we can plan our activities effectively. This lodge is not a luxury resort, but it provided us all the needs for visiting Victoria Fall.

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review. Indeed we do not pretend to be a 'luxury' resort but hope that we offer a comfortable and convenient place to stay, favorable inclusive rates, good value for money and amiable service. Thanks again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This lovely lodge is run by the most friendly and caring owner, Richard Chanter. He really goes the extra mile to make your stay as comfortable as possible which made us feel like home away from home.The pool area and garden is really relaxing and the food is delicious. His staff is extremely helpful and we couldn't ask for more!... More 

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! Thanks for your excellent review, we were delighted you enjoyed your stay! More 

Maun, North-West, Botswana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I fully enjoyed the hospitality, attentiveness, and warmth of Richard and his staff during our stay at Chanter's. The lodge was very relaxing with great food and in an accessible location. We are already talking about our next trip to Zambia (whenever that is!) and our inevitable stay at Chanter's Lodge.

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your nice review - we would be delighted to welcome you back to the lodge in the future! More 

edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Was guided by reviews to choose this guesthouse and they did not disappoint. Richard Chanter is an excellent mein host and he and his staff go the extra mile to make sure every thing goes smoothly. My sister and I particularly appreciated the transfers coming and going. Clean comfortable rooms, good menus, lovely surroundings. What more could you ask? And... More 

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review which made us very happy! More 

Hinckley, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Run by an extremely hospitable Englishman with his staff, this is a wonderful guest house. Rooms a well appointed and a good breakfast. Dinner menu seems very comprehensive but didn't have time to sample it. Pity we only found it on our last day. Many thanks to Richard, the owner.

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review, we hope you will revisit in the future. More 

Surrey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Excellent location for Livingstone and the falls. Staff could not be more helpful, Richard charming and accommodating. Food excellent, good wifi in reception bar and restaurant although not in our room, rooms a little dated but very comfortable, aircon worked well. Richard himself picked us up from the airport waiting whilst we exchanged currency and dropped us off at the... More 

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Thanks for your kind review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay More 

Edmond
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I don't feel like I've been to Zambia unless I stay one night at Chanter's Lodge. Richard Chanter and his staff are always so accommodating and provide everything I need. The full English breakfast is always first rate. Thank you, Sir.

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Thanks, you're always welcome! More 

Livingstone, Zambia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food is excellent, the place is ideal for travelers who want to live near Livingstone city at the same time be able to visit tourism sites around the city. Its a great place for all forms of travelers, leisure or business.

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Address: Lukulu Crescent | off Obote Avenue, Livingstone, Zambia
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Location: Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Chanters Hotel Livingstone

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