Muchenje Lodge


Muchenje is an intimate and privately owned safari lodge situated at the western boundaries of the famous Chobe National Park. The lodge has stunning panoramic views overlooking the Chobe river and floodplains. It is only 45 minutes from Kasane and two hours from Victoria Falls. The lodge also features a dining area, reception, curio shop, wildlife viewing platform and library. The swimming pool is built amongst natural rock formations, taking advantage of the African vista.


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Rooms at Muchenje Lodge


The lodge accommodates a maximum of twenty guests in ten spacious twin-bedded thatched chalets overlooking the Chobe floodplains. Each en suite room is exquisitely furnished with an African ambiance and a private balcony affords stunning panoramic views. Guests may relax in the central lodge in the lounge, bar or lookout platform.


Activities at Muchenje


Muchenje prides itself on the variety and quality of the Safari experiences, and interactions that it offers.With a maximum of 22 guests in camp, you have a wide choice of activities, without ever feeling that you are part of a big group.Chobe is famous for its large herds of elephant and buffalo, along with numerous predators - including lions, leopards and wild dogs. There is a great diversity of plains game and an astonishing array of bird species making it the perfect travel destination for an African safari.

Activities include:

• Game drives in open, comfortable 4x4 safari vehicles.
• Game viewing by boat on the Chobe River.
• Bush walking-safaris.
• ‘Night eyes’ – night game drives in the lodge’s own concession.
• Visits to the local village for a cultural experience and to meet the people that make Botswana the delightful country that it is.


History of Muchenje Lodge


Muchenje is a great Lodge with wonderful staff, great views, and is located in one of the great wildlife areas of Africa! Matt & Lorna built up Muchenje from bare bush, into the stylish lodge it is today, earning the enviable reputation as 'the Last Eden of Chobe'. They are still involved in the business, every day. Managers, Bobby and Joy Balcon, have over 15 years experience in the industry working for some of Botswana finest camps. They have made Muchenje their own and take great pride in showing clients the real Africa, with incredible hospitality. The lodge's professional guides 'Lips', 'Nico' , Nick and JJ have a huge passion for the bush and live for their work. Each has their own specialty, so whether its birding, big game, walking or 'the little five' you will be well taken care of.


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Rates - 2015
Dates Per Person Double Single Supplement
Please call us at 1.800.414.3090 for more information about incorporating Muchenje Lodge into your safari.
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