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    Ichingo Chobe River Lodge - Zambezi Queen Collection

    Punga, Impalila Island, Namibia
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good24%
    • Average3%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “zambezi queen” (32 reviews)
    “chobe river” (62 reviews)
    “game viewing” (39 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 251 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Excellent. All staff extremely courteous and friendly. Well organised excursions on the river. Guide well conversant with wildlife. The Chobe Princess was comfortable, clean and tidy and was well suited to our small group of eight passengers. Well done!

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    What a great place to stay. The location on the Chobe River is wonderful and if that was not enough the staff at the lodge go out of their way to make you feel special. Ichingo is a great place to stay

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a 2 night stay and loved every minute. The boat was well set up and very relaxing. The game drives were fantastic, been able to see the animals from the water brought a different perspective to usual land game drives. The tender boat...More

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    Thank Geoff L
    Response from ZQCollection, Online Marketing Manager at Ichingo Chobe River Lodge - Zambezi Queen CollectionResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Geoff, Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your stay on our houseboat. We're so pleased to hear you loved every minute and were able to enjoy the unique experience of viewing wildlife from the comfort of the boat. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Even though we had a great time, it was a bit disappointing to see, she lost her former glory. Which is very sad. Just a few changes could bring it back to an extraordinarily experience. You would expect white linen, fine china and candle light....More

    Thank ilovesa2002
    Response from ZQCollection, Online Marketing Manager at Ichingo Chobe River Lodge - Zambezi Queen CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Firstly, thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your time on board the Zambezi Queen. We're sorry to hear you were disappointed and have communicated your concerns to our management team. We greatly appreciate your valuable feedback and hope that you...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We only stayed for one night but wished it had been longer. Amazing arriving by boat and greeted by the most wonderful guy Kennedy! The whole experience was wonderful. We had read of the accident of a lady falling into the river but the repairs...More

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    Thank Pat A
    Response from ZQCollection, Online Marketing Manager at Ichingo Chobe River Lodge - Zambezi Queen CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Pat, Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your stay at Ichingo Chobe River Lodge. We're pleased to hear you had an enjoyable time and that you were made to feel welcome by our host Kennedy. We hope you will...More

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    jamesHinton
    19 December 2015|
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    Response from ZQCollection | Property representative |
    Hi James, Ichingo Chobe River Lodge is currently being upgraded and will shortly be incorporated into the Zambezi Queen Collection. Bookings can still be made via the Zambezi Queen Collection website or telephonically on... More
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    "Avoid cabins at the back (engine / generator noise is very intrusive)"
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    "This is not about a five star cruise, this about a five star stay African River Boat Experience."
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    "I don't think it's worth paying for the highest price rooms."
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    "All rooms have a view"
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