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Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
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Chobe Safari Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • 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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Geneva
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Gulu, Uganda
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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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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7 reviews 7 reviews
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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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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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Brentwood, TN
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

As others have said, the property and its location are outstanding, and totally unexpected in this fairly isolated area of Uganda. The view of the Nile from the our room, the lobby, the terraces and the restaurant are outstanding. We thought the food was very good, and we had a nice discussion about Uganda with the manager. I had a... More

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Zionsville, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Chobe Lodge is a stunning property. Views from the dining terrace, pool, room balconies are all amazing. Our experience with the staff was very good. Everyone was very helpful and pleasant. James, the general manager, checked in with us several times each day to see how we were doing and if there was anything we needed. Food for us, was... More

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Address: Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda
Location: Uganda > Western Region > Murchison Falls National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Also Known As:
Chobe Safari Lodge Uganda/Murchison Falls National Park

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