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Bongwe's Big Bush

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

The staff at Bongwe's Guest House is extremely friendly and helpful. Me and my girlfriend spent a total of 4 nights in between our different Safaris / trips throughout Sambia and it always felt a bit like coming home. The staff can as well help...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2014

Had a grand time at Bongwe; the rooms were above what I was expecting for the price point and the crew there are welcoming and genuine. Had a few late nights at the bar, which cracks on to pretty late and is packed with funny...More

Thank Alec N
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Very good location, very good quick replies to e amils. Rooms clean, spotless in fact. Spacious too. Close to small shopping centre and to lots of restaurants too. Pub is really pleasant. On one of the nights we were there the neighbouring pub next door...More

Thank chitake
Reviewed 30 March 2014

I've stayed at Bongwe many times as I pass thru Lusaka, and I'll stay many more times as well. The staff are very genuine and friendly, the crowd very welcoming and although fridaynights Can be loud..... That's what Friday nights are for. Rooms are roomy...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2014

I was flying out from Lusaka and had time to kill during the afternoon. I was planning on spending the night here but unfortunately they were fully booked so I stayed somewhere else and spent the afternoon at the swimming pool at Bongwe. Loved it!...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Concierge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 57 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 57 - US$ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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VernonSmith
11 December 2016|
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Response from Claudia M | Property representative |
Hi Vernon! We can certainly accommodate you. If you go to our website you will see my direct email address and I'll respond accordingly. Thanks and speak shortly Stacey
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steve-nise
1 June 2015|
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Response from Claudia M | Property representative |
Hi Steve. We would love to have you can could accommodate you all in one large room with an ensuite bathroom or also in two rooms if you prefer? We also advise all guests staying on a Friday that it can be louder on this... More
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11 September 2014|
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Response from BONGWESAFARISZAMBIA | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your message. Our rooms are either $55 for a standard double with shared bathroom or $75 for one with an ensuite. Our rates include a basic self service continental breakfast, laundry... More
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"Ensuite room is really nice if you don't like sharing."
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"Friday nights can be busy and loud at the bar as there is often live music, the rest of the time it is very..."
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"Away from the bar will get you more ZZZ."
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"if you are concerned about the noise from the bar, perhaps request one of the more quiet rooms."
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