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Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma

Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, Livingstone 0100 Zambia
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The stunning main area an elevated bar, superb wine cellar, lounge and open air dining area, curio shop and swimming pool. Full English and continental breakfast is served and high tea is available on request. The elegant shaded deck offers fantastic bird's eye views across the river. And last but not least, when all the excitement of the day has caught up, a revitalising spa treatment is the order of the day. Sussi Tree Houses: Twelve luxury tree houses are built into the canopy of majestic ebony trees lining the river bank. The air-conditioned rooms all with their own private viewing deck boast superb views over the white waters of the Zambezi. And if the fancy takes you, enjoy a private dinner on your deck, while the sounds of the bush provide enchanting background music. Chuma Houses: The two private Chuma Houses are perfect for families with young children. Each house has two en suite bedrooms, a spacious lounge and dining area and private plunge pool. Each of the houses also come with their own private chef, house staff, guide and private vehicle for activities for the duration of their stay.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Spa
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Safe
River View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Livingstone Airport6 km
Victoria Falls Airport29 km
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Beautiful setting and well appointed room. Friendly and welcoming people. However, there were a lot of bugs in the room that made me truly appreciate the mosquito netting. Food was good. Wifi only available in the 'lobby', and slow when everyone was trying to get...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had just stayed in a similar but beautiful lodge in Sabi Sands and were disappointed with the standard of this site. It was sold as a luxury lodge and 'tree house' but it is simply a group of houses on stilts -not quite what...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Great lodge, well managed and excellent staff and guides. Do remember that this lodge is located in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park where there are no big cats as it is a small park too near Livingstone to allow dangerous predators to remain. However the water...More

1  Thank Aliflora
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice location along the river. Rooms set high gives one a tree house feel. All the water activities on the Zambezi are delightful, excellent choice for those looking to explore the Victoria Falls on the Zambian side! The lodge has a remote safari feel...More

Thank brandtsafaris
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Very intimate private lodge, feels like family! Service was very good, location is amazing, right on the Zambezi river! Room very spacious, we travelled with our children, their room was already renovated, but the 'old' ones were as nice! Guide was knowledgeable, we went to...More

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damsel2510
26 April 2018|
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Response from Sanctuary R | Property representative |
Hello Julie, Thank you for your question. Body wash, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, mosquito repellent, a vanity kit and a shower cap will be provided for you. Toothpaste and toothbrushes are available for guests who... More
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galvin2017
24 February 2018|
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Response from NicoleS755 | Reviewed this property |
Such a wonderful place. We only saw hippos, curious birds and monkeys around the hotel, we didn't meet any elephants whilst there. As said, they take you from and to your room at night, just a precaution, in the daytime is... More
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poppycatLondon
27 September 2017|
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Response from Adrienne W | Reviewed this property |
We did the same as above, visited the Zimbabwe side of the falls on the way to Chobe Chilwero. It really is a must do as the falls on that side are far more impressive than on the Zambia side. We didn't take a helicopter... More
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Room Tips
"Sussi Tree Houses are perfect, overlooking the river, all gorgeous."
sandic158
3 weeks ago
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"Ours was room 10 and we liked its location"
irinava
4 Oct. 2018
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"This is a luxury camp and not a hotel type stay."
B6479KWsusang
27 Sep. 2018
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"Nr 8 is great!"
marjutf
31 Jul. 2018
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LOCATION
ZambiaSouthern ProvinceLivingstone
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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