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Chaminuka Game Reserve

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Latitude 15'10'' South And Longitude 28'30'' East, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
+260 21 1254140
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Little piece of paradise on earth!

Our trip to Chaminuka was an opportunity for us to relax following some weeks of intense work. By... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dara T
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County Dublin, Ireland
Good weekend get away

A good place for a serene get away. The package that is a full board is appropriate & worth it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lorrainedeoliveira90
,
Lusaka, Zambia
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“cheetah walk” (19 reviews)
“day trip” (35 reviews)
“horse riding” (17 reviews)
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Latitude 15'10'' South And Longitude 28'30'' East, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
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+260 21 1254140
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"cheetah walk"
in 19 reviews
"day trip"
in 35 reviews
"horse riding"
in 17 reviews
"boat ride"
in 16 reviews
"cheetah experience"
in 9 reviews
"cheese tasting"
in 9 reviews
"buffet lunch"
in 5 reviews
"included in the price"
in 4 reviews
"excellent food"
in 4 reviews
"get away"
in 6 reviews
"lusaka airport"
in 4 reviews
"business trip"
in 3 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 5 reviews
"swimming pool"
in 4 reviews
"activities"
in 28 reviews
"drive"
in 83 reviews
"game"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

Thank Dara T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good place for a serene get away. The package that is a full board is appropriate & worth it. Great

Thank lorrainedeoliveira90
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the days visit, with the game drive lunch and boat cruise. Saw a number of animals while on the drive, with a very friendly guide. The lunch was great, freshly prepared. The boat cruise was another exciting experience. Would recommend. Best get to the...More

1  Thank NatashaLegacy
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Came here for the second time, through gritted teeth having remembered how expensive and value-less their lunch buffet was the first time round a few years ago. Wanted to show family an outdoors place close to Lusaka having enjoyed ourselves at Lilayi and Protea Chisamba...More

2  Thank EthelMi88
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We left our hotel in Lusaka at 9am,on a Sunday and got to the game reserve about 11:00. The guide was very friendly and constantly on the lookout for spotting animals. We saw many impala, a warthog and a number of giraffe. Like other reviewers...More

2  Thank Julenissen2017
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

If you have a day (or long afternoon - have someone arrange for a taxi to take you to Chaminuka. The drive is about an hour and a half and cost $75 roundtrip (the driver stays with you). The food was fantastic with a beautiful...More

1  Thank BlueShark64
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic day out. Well organized from start to end. Cheetah walk was amazing as was the game drive . Lunch on the bbq was great too. All in all great value for money and a lovely day out

Thank Matt T
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We enjoyed ourselves so much.... we had fun... our tour guide was just so good... he made the experience worth every minute. Food knocked our socks off...

Thank Jay D
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Well maybe not blood rushing for others but yeah for me the highlight was cheetah walking. I was so scared and still scared but I did overcome a bit of my fears and did feel the fur. Also loved the cheese there. The place is...More

Thank Prudence M
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

I always love coming to Chaminuka, it so serene, calming n nice. Its good to get away from the city and though my visit was for a wrokshop it was so worth it. Played 2 hours of tennis (my poor old knee inqury) and 2...More

Thank Kaluba M
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shenazjasat
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.
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shenazjasat
7 May 2018|
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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
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hfmoir
15 November 2017|
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Response from Francis M | Reviewed this property |
Please check with them on current rates. Tel: +260 (211) 254146 or 840884 up to 840 883 Fax: +260 (211) 254190. last time I was there it cost me around US$150 per night. Thanks. Francis Mwape
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