Luxury Hotels and Safari Lodges in Zambia

Zambia can claim to be home to some of the loveliest luxury safari camps in Africa, alongside bush camps and boats plying the waters of the Zambezi. On the banks of the same river are some of the most original (in fact damn right out there) lodges imaginable, such as Chongwe River House, and plenty of places available for private hire, so ideal for family gatherings and special occasions:

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Zambezi Queen

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

The two and three day river cruises on the Zambezi Queen offer a unique and wonderful way of viewing all the wonders the Chobe River has to offer. Read more

Islands of Siankaba

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

As locations go, these six secluded chalets and a restaurant linked by a footbridge and overhead walkways on two untouched islands in the Zambezi River are pretty hard to beat. Read more

River Club

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

The River Club is situated on the Zambian side of the Zambezi River, eleven miles upstream from Victoria Falls. The lodge has a tranquil setting and is based around an Edwardian-style house, with a wide veranda and manicured lawns. Read more

Sindabezi Island

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

Discreetly tucked away on Sindebezi Island on the Zambezi River, Sindabezi Lodge is a luxury lodge perfectly placed for exploring Victoria Falls. Read more

Tangala

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

A stylish private house that is ideal for families or a group of friends looking for complete privacy while visiting the Victoria Falls. Read more

Tongabezi

Zambia > Africa > Victoria Falls & Kafue

Tongabezi Lodge is situated on the banks of the Zambezi River, 12 miles upstream and a world away from the Victoria Falls. Read more

Old Mondoro Bush Camp

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Set in an acacia grove on the banks of the Zambezi River near the confluence with the Chakwenga River, the camp accommodates only eight guests. Read more

Chiawa Camp

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Chiawa Camp is a family-run camp occupying a prime position in the Lower Zambezi National Park. Read more

Chongwe River Camp

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Chongwe River Camp is a luxurious family-owned-and-run bush camp in the Lower Zambezi region of Zambia. Read more

Chongwe River House

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Chongwe River House is a spectacularly designed private house located on the banks of the Chongwe River, a tributary of the Zambezi. Read more

Royal Zambezi Lodge

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Bordering the famous Lower Zambezi National Park, Royal Zambezi Lodge has excellent fishing and wildlife viewing. Read more

Sausage Tree Camp

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Sausage Tree Camp is located on the banks of the Zambezi River, at the heart of the Lower Zambezi National Park, in Zambia. Read more

Anabezi River Lodge

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

Anabezi River lodge is new, chic and totally sleek. Located on the Zambezi National Park, this really is the place for a luxury African Safari. Read more

Waterberry Lodge

Zambia > Africa > Lower Zambezi National Park

On the banks of the Zambezi River, half an hour from Livingstone, Waterberry Zambezi Lodge is so off-the-beaten track that we almost don’t want to give the secret away. Read more

Chamilandu Bushcamp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

With stunning views over the Luangwa River and the Chindeni Hills beyond, the exclusive Chamilandu Bushcamp’s understated elegance and exceptional game viewing make it a place to remember. Read more

Bilimungwe Bush Camp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

There’s always a warm welcome at Bilimungwe. The heart of camp is the rustic lounge area set beneath a huge winterthorn tree and looking out over a shady waterhole – an establishment favoured by local warthogs, elephant and other thirsty game. Read more

Lion Camp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

An intimate refuge accommodating 18 guests in nine stylish chalets, each of which has a private balcony and en-suite bathroom with shower and loo. Read more

Luangwa Safari House

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Luangwa House is a unique private house for up to eight guests, located on the edge of the South Luangwa National Park. Read more

Luwi Bush Camp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Luwi is a seasonal bush camp nestled under huge mahogany trees on the banks of a permanent lagoon. Read more

Mfuwe Lodge

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Despite being just inside the parks main gate, game viewing at Mfuwe Lodge is second to none with giraffe, lions, antelopes and crocodiles regularly visiting the Lodge’s lagoon. Read more

Nsolo Bush Camp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Nsolo Bush Camp is situated on a bend in the Luwi sand river that runs through the heart of Zambia's South Luangwa National Park, just three hours' walk from Luwi Bushcamp. Read more

Nkwali

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Nkwali is one of three Robin Pope safari camps in the South Luangwa region. Read more

Kutandala Bush Camp

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Kutandala Bush Camp is set on a stunning site on the banks of the Mwaleshi River in the heart of the North Luangwa National Park. Read more

Walking Trails

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Walking safaris between Crocodile Camp and Chikoko Camp explore wilderness areas, entirely free from roads and vehicle access so all game viewing is done on foot. Read more

Chinzombo

Zambia > Africa > The South Luangwa

Chinzombo, formerly the green season base of the 80s, now pioneers the Bush glamping movement in Zambia, with its ultra sleek and stylish design, putting it in direct competition with the glamour’s of South Africa and Tanzania. Read more

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