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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I've stayed a few times and highly recommend Chanters. In terms of Zambian accommodation and pricing, Chanters is one of the very few that top my list for Quality, cleanliness and pricing. Yes sometimes you pay for what you get but in this instance you actually get a lot more than what you are paying for.

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Anastasia K, General Manager at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for kind review.

Ndola
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Comfortable Room. Meals were good. Breakfast included in room rate. Friendly and helpful staff. Tour booking can be made by the staff. Most tour operators pick up from Chanters. Cozy bar and common area. Clean and well maintained.

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Anastasia K, General Manager at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for supper review.

Provo, Utah
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We had a small groups of 14 university students and 2 faculty members. Chanters Lodge took great care of us, gathering our food orders several hours before the meal and then serving everyone at the appointed time. Rooms were clean and nicely outfitted for a very reasonable price. And the location was great--in town but just far enough away from...

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Anastasia K, General Manager at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review, we appreciate it and thanks for supporting us.

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We, along with our friends, stayed 2 days. It's close to town, offers transfers to airport, and the staff are very helpful. We had all our activities arranged, no worries. Pool is a great place to rest and cool off. Rooms are big, with good air conditioning and bath tubs and showers! Breakfast was included too.

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Anastasia K, General Manager at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the supper review.

Gravesend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2016

As a family of 6, we still did not fully occupy the bed space in our room!. Our children much enjoyed the swimming pool and we all again appreciated the tranquil surroundings of Chanters. Not everything was perfect on our arrival, but Richard (the owner) was very approachable and diligently sorted out our few niggles and will doubtless have resolved...

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Thanks for the kind review.

Reviewed 13 April 2016

I must say I am impressed at how pleasant my stay is going. Great quiet place to stay. I like the homely feel about the place. A lot of lodges try to hard to be high end and lose the simplicity some people look for. Also, very affordable in an otherwise expensive town. Will definitely be back.

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Thanks, we appreciate your support!

Reviewed 4 April 2016

I have been following Richard (owner) for years on Twitter, hoping that I could stay over in Livingstone. I have traveled through Livingstone quite a few times now and did go to meet him on my previous visit. I finally stayed over on April 1st, quite funny, I was no fool though. The lodge's restaurant is quite good. The food...

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks! We're glad you made it too, and hope you will do so again soon!

Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Fantastic Stay - Richard is a wonderful host who welcomed us on his radio show. The hotel's restaurant is great, with the most comprehensive menu in the area. The rooms were clean, air conditioned (very important), and comfortable,. Great value - breakfast, transportation to and from the airport is included. It's a nice walk into town - about 15 to...

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the super review!

Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Chanters is a comfortable very affordable place to stay. The rooms were neat and clean. The food was reasonable. Generally the staff were effecient and helpful, except for one person. I would recommend Chanters as a place to stay.

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lodgeman, Owner at Chanters Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review, sorry you found one of our staff unhelpful, it is a rare criticism but one we will follow up.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Great value accommodation. Richard recommended tour operators and helped us arrange to go to Chobe National Park which went very smoothly. The room was expansive, clean, and comfortable, right on the pool and garden. I would stay here again and recommend to others.

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Thanks for your kind review, we're happy you enjoyed your stay

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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Comfortable Lodge in residential part of Livingstone town with all rooms air conditioned and bath/shower rooms en suite. Single, double and family rooms all with breakfast included. Swimming Pool and a la carte restaurant. Lovely tropical gardens with al fresco dining. Handy for Livingstone Airport 8 minutes and 10km only from Victoria Falls. Airport transfers and visa waivers arranged. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chanters Lodge

Address: Lukulu Crescent | off Obote Avenue, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
Region: Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Price Range: $103 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“The ensuit rooms are very spacious and include a TV room and easy access to the pool area. Its wonderfully comfortable and affordable.”
306fredriks, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose rooms near the pool or gardens”
Gabskon, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The ones by the swimming pool are better.”
BivanS, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms around the pool are good”
normanseton, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Get a garden suite by the pool”
TravelSmarterJZ, 8 May 2016 | Read review
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