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P/Bag CH42, Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia
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Royal Zambezi Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our third and final stop on an Odyssey safari tour and, by far, our favorite. The remote location was outstanding and provided us w/ the best game views of our trip. The staff was exceptional and provided outstanding one-on-one personal service. We were big fans of the canoe trip, which was so very relaxing and truly made us... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This lodge is in the middle of nowhere--on a beautiful river. It is the most peaceful place I have ever been in my life. Very scenic, with lots of wildlife. It is rustic, but with good food and excellent amenities. There is a spa. The activities available are varied, and include canoeing, hiking, boat rides on the river at sunset,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 4 nights at the RZL on our honeymoon, and our stay there exceeded our very high expectations. The accommodations were luxurious and the food was fantastic, but it was really the service and attention that we received that made our stay there so incredible. The staff thought of the most wonderful details - like a... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Royal Zambezi Lodge was the highlight of our African experience. The setting on the Zambezi river was luxurious as well as very comfortable. The staff was most accommodating meeting our every need. In addition to safaris, there was canoeing, fishing, sundowners, guided nature walks and an outstanding masseuse. The lodge was most attractive; very open and appropriately African in atmosphere.... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lodge is amazing. The beauty of being on a safari lodge on the water is the choice of fishing, canoeing and dining on sandbanks in addition to standard game drives, game walks and sundowners. The grounds are wild and exclusive, where the number of safari vehicles does not ever exceed the volume of wildlife to observe. Oh, yes. And... More

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Oldwick, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed four nights as part of a Odysseys Unlimited tour. It was the highlight of our trip. The tent was luxurious and comfortable. We had one with a plunge pool, a cabana for lounging on, a deck with a tub. Not all are as nice as this one but all are nice. It was second from... More

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sa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an incredible stay that we experienced at Royal Zambezi Lodge with an Amazing team and incredible setting across the Mana Pools on the Zambezi River. We stayed in the Presidential Luxury Tent which is spacious, with indoor and outdoor shower. Lovely outdoor brass finished bath and lovely pool and deck where we had daily visits from the hippo's and... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Myself and my husband were lucky enough to stay in this beautiful lodge during our trip to Zambia. From the moment we arrived to the day we left everything was perfect. We have travelled extensively around Asia, Europe, US and Australia and stayed in many hotels. The Royal Zambezi Lodge has something special and a magical feel that you can't... More

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Gainesville, FL USA
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We have stayed in several remote luxury lodges in Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe and the Royal Zambezi Lodge was the best. When the time came to leave, I wanted to stay! The room was wonderful, service great and the food was excellent. We had a room at the end of the path with our own pool and wound up sharing... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

We have spend a few day in this lodge in october 2011. Everything was perfect. Room was perfect with our own swimming pool and an outside bath. Meals were delicious. Staff very welcoming, supportive and caring. The excursions were well organized. You have some places were everything is working out well. This is one of those places.

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Address: P/Bag CH42, Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia
Location: Zambia > Lusaka Province > Lower Zambezi National Park
Also Known As:
Royal Zambezi Hotel Lusaka

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