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Chilo Gorge Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We spent 3 days at Chilo a week before Christmas and totally enjoyed the stay. Everything about Chilo was exceptional and we had an awesome experience. We stayed in room 1 which by no doubt has the best view of the river and it was...More

Thank Raih A
Response from ChiloGorgeTeam, Manager at Chilo Gorge Safari LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Good afternoon Raih H Thank you for your wonderful comments on your stay at Chilo Gorge. It was our pleasure to welcome you and your little one and loved being able to host you and show you our very special bit of paradise. We look...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

We arrived with a great reception from the staff. They showed us to our self catering rooms which in my opinion could pass for a 5 star resort. The game drive and sunset cruise was mind blowing. The lodge is situated in the most ideal...More

Thank riaanvr
Response from ChiloGorgeTeam, Manager at Chilo Gorge Safari LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Dear riannnvr Thank you for your very kind words, and praise for our staff, facilities offered and our activities. We work hard to make your "Chilo Experience" a special one and appreciate the feed back. Please pass on the word and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Chilo Gorge is an amazing place. My husband and I visited chilo two weeks ago and the most amazing time. We went to celebrate our traditional wedding. The management at chilo were aware of our celebration and prepared our room with flowers on the bed...More

Thank shingirayi ange... t
Response from ChiloGorgeTeam, Manager at Chilo Gorge Safari LodgeResponded 14 November 2017

Hi Shingirayi ange...t. The Chilo team were absolutely delighted that you had chosen to start your married life with us, and we are so happy that we were able to make your stay with us unforgettable for all of the right reasons. We wish you...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Drove 600km to the lodge and the trip was totally worth it!! We received a text from the Lodge on our way there checking on us which was very much appreciated. We were welcomed with a complimentary bottle of champagne in our room and flowers...More

Thank Gary O
Response from ChiloGorgeTeam, Manager at Chilo Gorge Safari LodgeResponded 14 November 2017

Hi Gary O Thank you for your lovely remarks. We are so pleased that you felt that the long drive was worth the effort. The team loved hosting you and we certainly look forward to you returning with friends and family for more of our...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

My fiance and i have recently stayed at Chilo Lodge from the 20th -23rd Oct. We travelled by road and we were contacted by management during our drive from Harare via Text message asking us, " how we were doing and if everything was ok"....More

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Response from ChiloGorgeTeam, Manager at Chilo Gorge Safari LodgeResponded 26 October 2017

Hi Bongobar. Thank you for your very kind comments. We certainly appreciate being compared to some of the best lodges in Zimbabwe. Our team works hard to make each and everyone's "Chilo experience" special and we certainly look forward to hosting you, your friends and...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$350 - US$525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$350 - US$525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Hilary L
7 January 2017|
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Response from ChiloGorgeTeam | Property representative |
Hi Hillary, As discussed on the phone long range weather forecasts are difficult and not that reliable, but that there is likely to be mixed wet and dry spells for the next few months. However when we get into Gonarezhou... More
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Hilary L
7 January 2017|
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Response from Clint S | Reviewed this property |
Likely to be raining on and off all the way through to late March!
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justinenv
7 June 2016|
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Yes, there was Internet.
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"Room 1 to 4 have the best view....room 1 should be first choice"
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"Nhambo no 4"
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"Rooms overlooking the river"
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"All rooms have great views, if you are a bird lover, then get the rooms by the waterfall"
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