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Chaminuka Game Reserve

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Extremely good place to refresh...serenity ..first floor bar is too good ..hosts are Gem and so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lusaka, Zambia
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An easy way to sample the wildlife of Africa a short drive from Lusaka

My partner and I visited Chaminuka Game Reserve in November and had a very enjoyable day. I can't... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Worthing, United Kingdom
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“game reserve”(30 reviews)
“cheetah walk”(19 reviews)
“day trip”(33 reviews)
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Latitude 15'10'' South And Longitude 28'30'' East, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had planned the trip there in advance and booked it and literally a day before the due date the supervisor calls me and tells me they canceled my booking because they have a conference going on. How is that professional? I don't come here...More

Thank Alicia P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely good place to refresh...serenity ..first floor bar is too good ..hosts are Gem and so many things to do during the stay Game drive..wine testing ..cheese testing ...lawn tennis ...spacious rooms and well maintained as well

Thank nalinssr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chaminuka Game Reserve is an ideal place for a get away from the hustle and bustle of Lusaka City. The place is nice and quiet with a variety of game for viewing and hunting. The food is great and there is a well stocked library...More

Thank Mpezilwe S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I visited Chaminuka Game Reserve in November and had a very enjoyable day. I can't say anything about value for money as the tickets were given to us by her very kind Aunt, but the days experience was very pleasurable including a...More

Thank markbrigh2n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chaminuka always a fun afternoon out juat enough things after lunch finishing the day with the sun set

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I took a day trip to Chaminuka from downtown Lusaka. It was about an hour each way from the Levy Mall, and our taxi driver charged us 1300 Kwatcha round-trip. We saw a lot of the wildlife on the bush ride and...More

1  Thank StephenC4892
Reviewed 15 August 2018

idyllic setting, great welcoming team. great venue for product launches. I loved the sunken lounge and the various objets d'art on display.

Thank Terence T
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Chaminuka is well known for its great collection of locally produced cheeses! It also gives an experience of the wild with the game drive through the vast area occupied by giraffes, kudu, lechwe, monkeys.....lots of animals to view. Enjoyed my family outing and would recommend...More

Thank PatriciaChilaisha
Reviewed 22 July 2018

A very good place providing you a complete feel of Africa and Zambia in particular. Game drive, cheese tasting complimented with sumptuous meals and serene lodging facilities!

Thank Bwali N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Our trip to Chaminuka was an opportunity for us to relax following some weeks of intense work. By the time we met Eustace in reception we knew we were in a magical place! We had not even finished the 5.6km drive up to the lodge...More

1  Thank Dara T
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12 August 2018|
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Response from Kaluba M | Reviewed this property |
at your earliest convenience. but you need to be mindful of the holiday seasons as they tend to be quite booked
7 May 2018|
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Response from NatashaLegacy | Reviewed this property |
For a days visit at chaminuka a payment of k500 per person is required, this includes game drive, boat cruise and buffet lunch. Cheetah Walk is k250 per person. Reservations must be made in advance.
7 May 2018|
Response from Julenissen2017 | Reviewed this property |
You have to pay for the tour that you go on with the off -road vehicle and game guide. I can’t remember how much the cost was - but I do know it was reasonable. The cheetah walk is an extra cost but I did not go on that... More