Time + Tide Chongwe River House
Highlights We love Chongwe House as it's a true one-of-a-kind; crafted by renowned architect Neil Rocher and ranked amongst the best 'Extreme Architecture' by Condé Nast Traveler, it is an extraordinary habitat in which to base yourself whilst on your water or land safari. Need to Know The beauty of the House is matched only by the stunning location in which its found. Nestled on the banks of the Chongwe River, guests can enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool whilst enjoying the sight of elephants crossing the water, hippos and antelope grazing on the banks and a stunning array of birdlife Safaris Driving, walking, canoeing, boating, fishing. Guests are spoiled for choice with game drives, canoeing, fishing, river cruises and walking safaris, all led by fully licensed guides. Wildlife Elephants, lion, leopard, wild dogs, variety of antelope, buffalo, zebra, hippo and crocodiles, genet, civet, honey badger, mongoose, bushpig, baboon, raptors, Pels fishing owl, and over 375 species of birds. Local Activities Visit to Chiawa cultural village Visit to Mugurameno village and Basic School Visit to Conservation Lower Zambezi Swims at Chongwe Falls Facilities Swimming pool Open air dining Bar Laundry 24 hour power (generator) Ceiling fans Bathtubs in upper floor rooms Wireless internet access Accommodation 4 suites in the luxury house, all en suite. Accolades Good Safari Guide Awards 2016 - Best Safari House in Zambia (Winner) Good Safari Guide Awards 2016 - Best Safari House in Africa (2nd Place) Good Safari Guide Awards 2016 - Best Family Safari Experience (2nd Place) Good Safari Guide Awards 2015 - Best Safari House in Zambia (Winner) Good Safari Guide Awards 2014 - Best Safari House in Zambia (Winner) Good Safari Guide Awards 2013 - Best Safari House in Zambia (Winner) Good Safari Guide Awards 2013 - Best Safari House in Africa (Winner) Good Safari Guide Awards 2011 - Best Safari House in Africa (Winner): Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 - Best Safari House in Africa (2nd place) Good Safari Guide Awards 2010 - Best Safari Property in Southern Africa (Finalist) Season Secret season: April/May/June, 1st – 15th November Safari season: July - October Closed: 16th November – 1st April Average Stay 3 - 5 nights Average Price (PPPN) From US$650 pppn, fully inclusive Child Policy Children 7+. Under 7 years on a case by case basis.