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Sekoma Island Lodge

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| Mambova village Kazangula District, Mambova, Zambia
Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“island lodge”(7 reviews)
“tiger fishing”(8 reviews)
“zambezi river”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Wifi
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
World Class Fishing and Birding on the Upper Zambezi River Zambia.
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| Mambova village Kazangula District, Mambova, Zambia
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

What an experience, it was my first time in Zambia and first time on the upper Zambezi. I caught a 14pound tiger and lost an even bigger one once the fish was at the boat. It broke the piano wire and the hook and off...More

1  Thank Genloo
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I had the privilage of visiting Sekoma Island Lodge with a group of friends. Although some of us did not catch any tigerfish, most did land a swimming dog from the Zambezi River with size ranging from 7 pounds to 18 pounds as measured by...More

Thank Tockus2
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We just finished a 4 day trip at the llombe lodge and it is beautiful. Great overall experience; good food, great BBQ, nice deck with fireplace, 'tents' that were incredible, and an overall nature ambience. Peter, manager at the lodge, has a staff that truly...More

Thank Bridgit P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

What a waste of money! We went there to catch tiger - but guess what! I was part of a group of six fishermen, four of them having had a poor experience at Sekoma the year before, that booked for a few days during the...More

Thank Delwin E
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I stayed at the adjoining lodge, Ilombe, and there was much to like - room very comfortable, water hot, and the food plentiful and often edible. Unfortunately, the lodge offered no briefing as to the fishing options available and made no attempt to find out...More

1  Thank John A
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Markcockcroft99
14 October 2015|
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Response from Garreth C | Property representative |
Good Day Mark apologies only seen you message now.. Best time on our stretch of the Zambezi River is June to Early September for lure and fly fishing and End November to April for drift baiting ... Please email us... More
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"Specifically request NOT to be in Room 5 - it looks out directly on to the pool, main area, and entrance..."
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"3 trips, 3 different tents all as good as the next and all located right on the waters edge."
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"Room 7 has the best view"
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"All rooms have views."
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