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Lake Safari Lodge

On Lake Kariba, Siavonga, Zambia
Lake Safari Lodge
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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lusaka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I was at this hotel during the easter period and i enjoyed myself,the ladies at the reception were so helpful to me in my reservation.will not haste to go back if time and chance allowes.Im pretty sure that come july if goes well i will come back for my unfinished business.

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LakeSafariLodge, Manager at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Joseph C Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and that all the efforts and friendliness of our staff did not go unnoticed. We would love to welcome you back here in July, when the weather is also much cooler. Thank you very much. More 

Lusaka, Zambia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

I took my family and friends who are visiting from abroad to see the dam wall and we stopped here for a spot of lunch, started off with the lady toilets smelt so bad of fish and then the waiter took our drinks order without writing it down and brought one wrong drink then once we were ready to order... More 

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LakeSafariLodge, Manager at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sammy7004 We would like to sincerely apologize for the sub-standard quality service that you experienced in the restaurant. Lake Safari Lodge endeavors to make everyone's visit the most pleasant and I can assure you that we are taking the necessary measures to prevent similar incidents in the future. We regret that the situation was not brought under our attention... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Myself and my partner traveled to Zambia and on recommendation from a friend stayed in this stunning hotel on the banks of lake Kariba. The facilities and location of the hotel are the best in Siavonga, but what impressed me the most was the impeccable service! We arrived to a glowing welcome from management and every member of staff have... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I have been to this place a few times, and each time I go there, I end up not staying there because first of all the reception staff and the management are all so rude and they are never welcoming at all. I have noticed that the management are very bious to race. I would recommend every one to rather... More 

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LakeSafariLodge, Owner at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Hasan, I sincerely apologize for the mistreatment you received. If you could, please send me more information to lakesafari@gmail.com on how you were mistreated so that I can find the route of the problem. Thank you again for your review, any criticism we get is welcome so that we can improve our service. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We were given rooms that looked like the best rooms they had but as soon as there was some rain, our room was flooded with water. There was dirty brown water coming out of the shower. It was disgusting. For the inconvenience they offered to do our laundry which got soaked but when the laundry came, it had a bad... More 

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LakeSafariLodge, Public Relations Manager at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ayesha, I sincerely apologize for the water in your room incident that happened during the heavy rain we had in February. We have found the cause of the flood and have taken steps to make sure that room does not get flooded in any circumstances in future. I hope you will visit us again one day and let us... More 

Lusaka, Zambia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We arrived at lake safari lodge on the 30th and departed on the 31st of December. We stayed in the executive room which was wonderful and clean. The jacuzzi was a surprise and relaxing to use. However, I could not say the same for the meals. We ordered lunch and our kids wanted food from the light meals section on... More 

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LakeSafariLodge, Manager at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Georgi Anthony We would like to apologize for the sub-standard quality that you experienced in the restaurant. Lake Safari Lodge endeavors to make everyone's stay the most pleasant and I can assure you that we are taking the necessary measures to prevent similar incidents in the future. We are glad to hear that the rest of your stay was... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

A beautiful setting with magnificent views, based on the banks of Lake Kariba. Amazing food served by the smiling Chefs, spacious, comfortable and luxurious rooms. A fully equipt gym as well as a sparkling blue swimming pool. Two conference rooms for the business This is a lovely hotel to stay in Siavonga.

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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I had room 1 while facilitating a conference for a Zambian client. While not in the 4 or 5 star status this is a really enjoyable resort and a lovely place to stay on the lake. The view from my room was fantastic. Service OK and the food is also OK

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LakeSafariLodge, Manager at Lake Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear GD Travels Margate RSA, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Lake Safari Lodge. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. If there is any way we could have improved on our service or food, please let me know so we can work on it to ensure 100% satisfaction to... More 

Chingola, Zambia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Lake Safari Lodge is a nice place to stay in Siavonga just on the banks of Lake Kariba. Comfortable stay, clean & spacious rooms, good service, fresh food and a nice bar. A perfect place for an enjoyable stay by the lake side!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I visited Lake Safari Lodge a few weeks ago . After checking in , we decided to head up to the restaurant ; we received the most disgusting service , possibly the worst hotel experience thus far . The waiters looked at us and none of them showed interest in coming to help us . I called for the F... More 

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