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Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge

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South Luangwa National Park, South Luangwa National Park 10101, Zambia
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We spent a week at Chichele in mid January. It was a good time to be there as it is one of very few lodges to be open at that time of year and so the park is much less busy than normal. The weather...More

Thank GAV50Uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In summing up, I was in awe by being at Chichelle. It was my first trip to Africa. After being in Lusaka for a week we boarded the ProFlight plane to Mfuwe and were met by our Chichelle representative at the airport for our almost...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed March 30, 2018

This was like being at our own estate~ Place was a bit run down but the staff was excellent. Our room was nice not great, but they were great when the A/C wasn't working properly. After staying at awesome tent camps, I was a bit...More

Thank lbbabb
Reviewed February 2, 2018

We had the pleasure of spending 4 nights at the Sanctuary Camps in South Luangwa about a month ago. 3 Nights at the incredible Puku Ridge and sadly only one night at Chichele. By the time we got to Chichele we had ben so spoilt...More

Thank MalawiMike2014
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I and my husband stayed at this outstanding lodge last week for 3 nights. We have stayed in many luxury safari lodges and this must go down as one of our best experience. We had a very friendly reception and we shown to our excellent...More

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thetravs
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Mags29Lusaka_Zambia | Reviewed this property |
US Dollars is the best currency to bring with you for tipping guides and the general staff. Tipping Is not expected but always enthusiastically received if you are happy with the service. Most camps will say as a guideline... More
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thetravs
July 21, 2016|
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Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
Hi, The majority of rooms at Sanctuary Chichele Presidential Lodge have South African plug sockets while a few do have British plugs. We also offer adaptors at all of our properties for use by guests. Best... More
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Joyce147
February 10, 2015|
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Hello Joyce There is no formal dress code for the evenings. We suggest guests wear whatever they feel most comfortable in. Clothing should be cool and comfortable. Greens, browns and khaki coloured clothing are advisable... More
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"There are only a dozen or so rooms and I believe they are all the same. You wont be in the room very much."
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"The best room is number 2"
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"Rooms on the eastside will give the sunrise view"
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"Corner room connected to main building"
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