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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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Reviewed 30 March 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 2 February 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 28 January 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

Thank lanalavery
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I had heard so much about Chichele and had never been so was really looking forward to it. The drive from the airport was in a safari vehicle and not the most ideal if traveling at speeds faster than 40kms. We were doing close to...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Chichele is at the heart of the South Luangwa National Park with guides who know what they are doing, full knowledge of the birds, animals and exactly where they can be found. The rooms are great and the set up is such that takes one's...More

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thetravs
22 August 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
21 July 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
10 February 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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