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Tongole Wilderness Lodge

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Reviewed 20 December 2016

There are not enough wonderful words to describe this incredible place! My week with my daughter at Tongole Wilderness Lodge was unforgettable and will definitely be a place to return to for another dose of gentle, kind, wonderful five star staff, epic scenery, spectacular food...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We were there for 2 nights in November this year and we had the most amazing experience! Very welcoming and friendly staff and the food and the way it was presented was divine! They took the time to make sure every bit of our stay...More

2  Thank Vicki B
Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 4 December 2016

Dear Vicki B, It was an absolute pleasure to host you both and we are extremely happy that you found our food and customer service amazing! We appreciate you taking the time to write us this review and we look forward to your return next...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

We booked into Tongole after we discovered the Bua River Lodge was closed because they did not have any water. Tongole is much more expensive. It is a classic, high end, African Safari lodge. The rooms are enormous, the service attentive, and the setting fantastic....More

1  Thank ShropshireOldfart
Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 3 December 2016

Dear ShropshireOldfart, Thank you for taking the time to review Tongole Wilderness Lodge. We are happy that you found your stay with us overall good and are glad that our staff, guiding and the activities we offer, to your liking. We are sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Enjoyed a Sat-Sun getaway from Lilongwe. Fantastic staff and customer service. Beautiful property. The evening and morning canoe rides were great. Saw baboons, waterbuck, bushbuck and many birds, including the Pel's fishing owl, fish eagle, African green pigeon and what we think was a Palm-nut...More

Thank Brian L
Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 28 October 2016

Dear Brian L, Thank you for your very kind review. It was a pleasure to host you both and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. The extensive burning is indeed a unfortunate event. We can confirm that African Parks are doing all they...More

Reviewed 21 September 2016

After two weeks travelling in Africa, we arrived at Tongole for a super, recharging two night stay. As we completed the journey by car off the main road through the game reserve our hosts Donna and Stephen were waiting to greet us with drinks and...More

1  Thank JaneAtLeisure
Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 28 October 2016

Dear JaneAtLeisure, It was an absolute pleasure to host you and your family here in the wilderness. We are so grateful for your kind review. Thank you for taking the time to detail each part of your experience for others to read. We are proud...More

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Airport Transportation
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US$275 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$275 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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"Each chalet feels totally private, and looks over the river"
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