Chewore Lodge and Campsite - Zimbabwe
An amazing place and well worth the long drive from Harare. The lodge and bedrooms are clean, simple and modern. The food was excellent and plentiful. There is so much wildlife to see and with the elephants passing through the camp every night.
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Chewore is luxurious holiday lodge and campsite which is located at the confluence of the Zambezi and Chewore Rivers, within National Parks territory. Chewore gives a direct view of the water making it a cool and charming location.
The Lodge is made up of five chalets in a secure set up which gives a clear view of the river as well as an amazing sense of being close to nature. There is a communal lounge area where guests can take meals, enjoy some refreshments by the bar, or just sit back and unwind. By day guests may enjoy cooling down by the swimming pool.
The Chewore campsite comprises ten riverside camps which are equipped with food preparation table (work area) and an overhead light, freezer and barbeque area. Each camp has its own ablution facilities which have hot showers and flushing toilets. Inclusive in the rates campers will be provided with filtered water, however, fuel, firewood and ice are sold separately.
The beauty of the camp is that it is not sheltered and small animals often freely walk into the camp and in the distance is a grazing area where impala, warthog, baboons, among other animals, can be seen feeding or foraging.
All visitors to Chewore leave with unforgettable memories of encounters with the wild, there is an abundance of the game within the park and so game viewing, night drives are key activities. Birding can also be enjoyed as several species nest in the Albida canopy above the camp. Fishing is also offered as there are various species in the Zambezi waters; including, bream and bottlenose. Boat cruises at dusk are also a therapeutic way to take in the beauty of this environment.