- Lodge type; Classic Safari Camp
- Location; Kafue National Park
- Lodge size; 8 Tented Suites
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
- Night drives
- Fishing and canoeing
- The honeymoon suite
- The family house
- The sleepout treehouse
- Birding safaris
- Bush breakfasts
Kaingu Lodge is set in a pristine wilderness on the banks of the Kafue River with views into the Kafue National Park itself. An owner run and managed lodge, Kaingu is perfect for those who want and need to experience all that Kafue offers year-round.
Safari experiences include game drives and night drives with the park, canoeing, boating and fishing safaris on the river, and not forgetting the incredible wildlife and birdlife that surrounds.
For families and honeymooners alike, Kaingu Lodge is that small piece of paradise one has been searching for.
Kaingu Lodge offers guests a choice of six tented suites and one family house (with two bedrooms).
The six tented suites sit on raised wooden decks overlooking the Kafue River; large bedrooms lead into an en-suite bathroom with indoor and open-air showers - the honeymoon suite offers up an outdoor bath.
The family house is perfect for families with two bedrooms, both en-suite, an outdoor shower, a central living area, and a private deck overlooking the river.
Fresh and inventive cuisine is served three times a day in numerous locations around the lodge, weather-dependant. The head chef and his amazing team in the kitchen use as much locally sourced and organic ingredients as possible.
For families, a child-friendly menu is also available should the little ones be a tad fussy.
The thatched central guest area at Kaingu Lodge is where one will find a lounge, dining room and bar. Outdoors a redwood deck offers views out over the river and into the Kafue National Park perfect for dining and sundowners and general wildlife and birdlife spotting.
A firepit on the wooden deck is the perfect spot for those after-dinner drinks.
Additional facilities on offer;
- Battery Charging Facilities
- Internet Access
- Mobile Connectivity
The diversity of safari activities is almost unmatched in the Kafue National Park, professional and highly experienced guides allow visitors to pick and choose activities for a more personalised safari experience.
Activities on offer include;
- Bird watching
- Catch-and-release fishing
- Game drives
- Night drives
- Game viewing hide
- Game walks
- Walking safaris
Kaingu Lodge is genuinely family-friendly. There is no minimum age limit for children when visiting, although on saying that, there are certain activities where children of certain ages cannot partake; e.g. no infants of water activities, the minimum age for game drives is 6 years of age.
On saying the above, there is more than enough activities for children of all ages to participate in, keeping them entertained, educated and out of harm's way is the goal.
Children’s Activities include tracking, spoor identification, bow & arrow making, archery, stargazing, fishing, entomology, boating, bread making, African storytelling & drumming, rope making and bush skills, excursions to the local school.
Rates from US$445.00 pp
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollar
*Rates may vary according to season
- All meals
- Hot and cold drinks from the bar
- Laundry service
- National park fees for activities in the park
- Kafue conservation and community levies
- Tourism levy
- Premium drinks
- International airfares
- Departure taxes
- Travel insurance
- All Transfers
- Items of a personal nature