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Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve

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Aerial view
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
LCD TV
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Overview of Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve

Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve

3.5 star property

8.6/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
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Chaminuka Nature Reserve, Chongwe, Lusaka, Lusaka Province, 10101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLechwe Trust Art Gallery10 min walk
  • Popular LocationParays Game Ranch15 min walk
  • Popular LocationChilenje House9 min drive
  • AirportLusaka (LUN-Kenneth Kaunda Intl.)34 min drive

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About this area

Lusaka

Located in Lusaka, Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve is next to a golf course and on a lake. Lusaka City Market and Soweto Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Freedom Statue. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Independence Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Lechwe Trust Art Gallery - 10 min walk
  • Parays Game Ranch - 15 min walk
  • Chilenje House - 9 min drive
  • Freedom Statue - 10 min drive
  • Lusaka National Museum - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Lusaka (LUN-Kenneth Kaunda Intl.) - 34 min drive

Restaurants

  • # SOCIAL - 11 min walk
  • 3 Trees - 15 min walk
  • Eataly - 17 min walk
  • The Manor Restaurant and Spar - 18 min walk
  • Spur - 18 min walk

About this property

Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve

3.5-star family-friendly lodge by the lake
Consider a stay at Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve and take advantage of free continental breakfast, 18 holes of golf, and game and wildlife viewing. Adventurous travelers may like the fishing, ecotours, and horseback riding at this lodge. Treat yourself to a massage or other spa services. Be sure to enjoy a meal at the onsite local and international cuisine restaurant. Enjoy onsite activities like boat tours and hunting. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a roundtrip airport shuttle and a terrace.
Other perks at this lodge include:
  • An outdoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • A safari, an outdoor tennis court, and 3 meeting rooms
  • Tour/ticket assistance, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage
Room features
All 45 individually furnished rooms have thoughtful touches such as laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and separate sitting areas.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Highchairs, childcare services, and free infant beds
  • Bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and free toiletries
  • LCD TVs with premium channels
  • Patios, separate sitting areas, and refrigerators

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Portuguese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Art gallery
  • Boat tours
  • Children's pool
  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Game/wildlife drives
  • Game/wildlife viewing
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Hunting
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Safari
  • Spa services
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Highchair
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms - 3

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have elevators
  • Lever door handles
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from noon - 5:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: 25 percent of room rate

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

    Deposit is payable by bank transfer and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 75 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Late check-out fee: 25 percent of room rate (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Chaminuka And Nature Reserve
Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve Lodge
Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve Lusaka
Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve Lodge Lusaka

Frequently asked questions

Does Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–5:00 PM.

Is Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve?

Check-in is from noon - 5:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve?

Check-out is at 10:30 AM. Late check-out is available for a 25% fee (subject to availability).

Does Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of USD 75 per vehicle applies.

Where is Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve located?

This family-friendly Lusaka lodge is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Chilenje House, Lusaka National Museum, and National Assembly of Zambia. Freedom Statue and Lusaka City Market are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve and receive a full refund?

Yes, Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Chaminuka Lodge and Nature Reserve cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

8.6

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8.0/10

Cleanliness

8.7/10

Staff & service

9.0/10

Amenities

8.7/10

Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Good

William
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
It was good, but we had planned for a 0700 game drive and when we arrived none were available. Ants were in the sugar, when we ate breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

8/10 Good

Verified traveler
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

8/10 Good

Verified traveler
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were really helpful, amazing views from the room and the food was really good.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019