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Royal Zambezi Lodge

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P/Bag CH42, Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you enjoy luxury in the bush and the view of the mighty Zambezi river whiles having a drink in the swimming pool, then stay at Royal Zambezi. They offer a range of activities (especially enjoyed the canoeing on the Zambezi), have great food and LOVELY staff. Really enjoyed our stay here and will definitely be back.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At Royal Zambezi Lodge we enjoyed one of the best holidays of my life. The game viewing was unbelievable. The fishing was really exciting. The guides and boatmen were excellent, really friendly, extremely knowledgeable and helpful. We learned so much about the wonders of Africa. The food was varied, plentiful and delicious. The accommodation was incredible with inside and outside... More 

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Mkushi, Zambia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having heard so much about the rzl we took family visiting from uk. The setting is lovely as always on the banks of the magnificent zambezi river. The accommodation was well below standard. Needs updating . Curtains shabby and curtain poles came off when closing curtain. Small attention to detail should be addressed when paying top dollar. On lengthy game... More 

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Leavenworth, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Royal lodge provides a true bush experience, with elephants within arms reach of a cabin (friendly if not aggravated), baboons, crocodiles, hippos, lions,impalas, buffalos, leopard, birds, and such on 4x4 safaris, conducted by expert trackers/drivers. trips down the river, bush dinners, sunset wine set up, coupled with exceptional service by a staff and management dedicated to an enjoyable experience. The... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Zambezi Lodge in the Lower Zambezi National Park, is truly a piece of heaven. My wife and i went there for a much needed weekend get away and it was that and more ! We got to experience a fine blend of a camping in the bush with 5 star service and comfort. The staff are super friendly,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

True to the name... We received Royal treatment! The service was amazing giving attention to detail. They provided excellent vegetarian meals on request. A big thumbs up to the wonderful management and staff members at the Royal Zambezi!

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful places on earth. The staff are so very friendly and welcoming, the food magnificent thanks to Tiki and the accommodation excellent. If you want to experience Africa in the wild this is the place - we saw lions, elephants, leopard, monkeys, baboons, water buffalo, Impala and mongooses. The massage Jill gave was the best I... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The day before we arrived there had been five inches of rain, which ruled out game drives, but the staff rebounded quickly with boat rides, canoeing, fishing, etc. They bent over backwards to make sure our visit was a success, and it was. In addition, the food was incredible, the accommodations were first rate, and the sights were indescribable.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

A group of 27 of us took over this beautiful 5* lodge for 6 nights just a few weeks ago in celebration of a couple of birthdays and anniversaries. The expectations for this trip were incredibly high but they were somehow exceeded!!! Everything about our stay at Royal Zambezi Lodge was perfection. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable; being... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Just returned from RZL after spending 6 nights with 25 friends and family members which also included stops in Cape Town and Victoria Falls. Rooms: spacious with unmatched views to the river to enjoy hippos, elephants and other wildlife visitors right outside your door. Activities: Everyday choose a morning and afternoon activity between game drives, canoeing, fishing and river cruises.... More 

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