Chimwemwe Executive Lodge is a limited company privately owned by Mr MwelwaTemboand Mrs Edith Tembo.
The Chairman, Mr Tembo, is a retired diplomat who has a wealth of business experience and Mrs Tembo, the Managing Director, has a rich experience in the hospitality industry spanning over 30 years.
Chimwemwe Executive Lodge has been open since March 2007 with only a restaurant and two rooms at the time. Then in 2008, eight (8) more rooms were added to cater for the growing demand of accommodation in the area. Another four (4) rooms and campsite were built in 2009 and a further four (4) rooms in 2010. Between 2012 – 2014 another expansion programme was undertaken to add ten (10) more rooms and to include a Presidential and Executive Rooms and giving a total of 40 rooms on the property. The lodge now has the following facilities:
- Eight (8) twin rooms
- Twenty-one (21) Standard double rooms
- Ten (10) Executive Rooms
- One (1) Presidential Suite
- Camping facilities with capacity to host 50 – 70 campers with ablution block with hot water
- A conference room to cater 70 people and gardens for outdoor events for up to 300 people