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Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
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Chobe Safari Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the middle of Murchison Falls National Park and along River Nile, this Safari lodge is perfect for holiday. We stayed in this hotel and the staff were fantastic, the food was great and the whole atmosphere is incredible.First World Tours recommended this hotel for us and all our specific needs were fully met.

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Carlsbad, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
34 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed in the 'standard' tents for one night on a 16-day Uganda safari. Nothing standard about them--luxurious canvas safari tents overlooking a beautiful, island dotted stretch of rapids on the Nile. We wished we had stayed longer. The main building was lovely, service personable and attentive, food good (but not gourmet). Animal stars here are hippos and waterfowl. If... More

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Geneva
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Perfect location, beautiful setting with amazing sun-sets. The pool area is great and the rooms were satisfactory - not perfect. We had a family suite, but no fridge and we were not given drinking water - which could only be bought at the bar/restaurant. Service was not consistently good - for a "luxury" hotel. The food was average and the... More

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Kampala, Uganda
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

wonderful location, not too far from KLA, spectacular pools. as mentioned by others, the amount of animals to see is not too high. Beside that, if you want to go to Murchinson Falls it's a long drive...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I have been working in Uganda for nearly a year, when I travel I usually stay in budget hotels ..... being able to watch hippo, warthog, water buffalo & various birds while having a 4 course lunch was a lovely touch of luxury that I have missed. The service was polite, attentive but not overpowering except on one minor occasion... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Wonderful location!! Spectacular pool!!! Hippos and Baboons in close close proximity! Had a great time with the family, we all had an amazing time! Not to mention the free cocktails every evening! Helpful staff but the rangers need a bit more assistance on animal location in the bush (they tried!!) Lol! Lovely holiday all round!

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Thirsk, England, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had another great 2 night stay here last weekend. We saw an elephant push a tree over in the grounds....a buffalo and elephant walk past the restaurant at night. Although a bit gruesome we also saw crocodiles eating a dead hippo!

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Burbank, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

An amazon view that intoxicates you. We got there around noon and the staff was very pleasant until we got to the reception part. It's my believe that there was a big misunderstanding between what we were told when we made the reservations by phone and what actually was offered. The reception person perhaps was not at liberty to make... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

In 2013, I was called up to take a familiarization trip to Murchison fall National park, with a 3 nights a Commodation that to u to Paraa Safari lodge and Chobe Safari Lodge. I spent two nights at Paraa Lodge and one night at chobe Lodge, The one Night at chobe looke very short like it was a half day... More

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Kampala, Uganda
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The location of Chobe Safari Lodge is probably its prime asset. The view is breathtaking with an abundance of wild life. My best moments included having breakfast on the terrace while watching the hippos in the river below and the elephants and buffaloes that often visited the compound. and sleeping and waking up to the sounds of the river Nile... More

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Address: Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Western Region > Murchison Falls National Park
Also Known As:
Chobe Safari Lodge Uganda/Murchison Falls National Park

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