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Isanga Bay Lodge

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There are 3 chalets on the beach that have a beach and lake view (people with children love them, because the kids can go early morning and play in the sand without supervision) The 3 rondavels on the other side have no beach, but overlook the rocks with amazing views out to the Lake. These chalets are built with rock and are thatched. The Lodge sleeps only 20 people and all rooms are a couple of minutes away from the beach. Each chalets has an en suite bathroom with hot and cold water shower and toilet. There are no power points, however, we do have a facility to charge phones, lap tops, cameras, etc. We have no TV as we are deep in the bush and besides, you won't need one! The lodge offer bed and breakfast with an a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. Our specialty is delicious fresh fish from the lake - Nile perch and Nkupi (Yellow belly, a type of bream). We have an extensive bar with very reasonable prices.
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Kasama Airport174 km
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

We camped at Isanga Bay. Their are about 5 or 6 different pitches about 50m away from the beach and there is also some shade on the beach if you want to camp there. The place is well run, with hot showers and lights in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Lizell_12, Manager at Isanga Bay LodgeResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you very much for the lovely review. We are so glad you had a good time. Thank you for taking the time to review us. With best wishes,

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

You can teach the Lodge with a short one hour boat ride from Mpulungu and it is close to the lake access for the dramatic Katambo Falls. The chalets and main lodge are simply beautiful. The grounds are pristine and the beach and views remind...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Best place ever, especially if you need to retreat from this busy world. The host was welcoming, the view spectacular, breath taking if anything. 😍😍😍😍😍 There's more this place has to offer and it will be even more beautiful with time.

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Mwenya M
Response from Lizell_12, Manager at Isanga Bay LodgeResponded 3 November 2018

We are so glad you had a good time. Thank you for taking time to review us. With best wishes,

Reviewed 2 September 2017

We spent 2 days here and wish we'd spent longer - it is such a beautiful spot, very peaceful and well managed accommodation. The food was also excellent - best fish no chips we'd had in a long time and the kids enjoyed some excellent...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We reached Isangabay by road. It's a hard (but nice) 3-hours trip from Mbala. The welcome by Moorkel and Yolande (managers) was very warm. We parked our car on the beach of theTanganika Lake. May-be one of the most nice places from Zambia. We stayed...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Response from Cindy V | Reviewed this property |
Try looking online. I have a phone number. +260966646991. I hope by now that they have updated where to meet the boat that takes you there. The road is awful and there are political reasons it isn't fixed. The gentleman's... More
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"The bedding and towels and the mattress on the bed!! The new mosquito nets was a bonus!"
LindeMkushi
05 Nov 2016
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"We camped - so I cannot provide any information on the rooms."
NamibGuesthouse
26 May 2015
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"a must for lake Tanganika"
FraenkischesJulchen
13 Apr 2015
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"The thatched chalets on the beach have the best views."
TAHarvey
25 Feb 2014
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ZambiaNorthern ProvinceMbala
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