- Lodge type; Luxury River Lodge
- Location; Livingstone, Zambia
- Lodge size; 14 Suites
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
- The Magnificent Island Lodge
- Cuisine and wine selection
- Canoeing the Zambezi waters
- A sunset cruise
- Tiger fishing at Royal Chundu
- A Relais & Châteaux property
- Mosi Oa Tunya National Park
- 30 kilometres away from Victoria Falls
- 30 minutes from Chobe National Park
- Family-friendly safari options
Experience The Luxury Of Royal Chundu River Lodge On The Zambezi River
The Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge is a luxurious resort found on the Zambezi in Zambia. The only Relais & Châteaux property found in Zambia.
Royal Chunduu, a haven of quiet solitude and untouched beauty, is situated on the mighty Zambezi just upstream from Victoria Falls on a 15 km stretch of private waterway.
Royal Chundu offers 14 suites, all of which come with breathtaking views of the river and surrounding wildlife.
The lodge is also less than 30 kilometres away from Victoria Falls, making it the perfect base for exploring one of Africa's most iconic natural wonders.
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or an action-packed family holiday, the Royal Chundu River Lodge will most certainly exceed all your expectations.
River Lodge has private access to a secluded 15km stretch of waterway, making it the perfect place to relax and enjoy the natural surroundings. While the more remote and intimate Island Lodge sits on the private Katombora Island, 4km upstream.
River Lodge; offers ten luxurious suites that are scattered along the Zambezi waterfront, each with uninterrupted privacy, wooden decks, and air-conditioned bedrooms that lead into en-suite bathrooms that offer up twin showers and outdoor bath.
Island Lodge; on the other hand, Island Lodge is a boat ride away and offers four luxurious and extra-large villas. Private wooden decks, air-conditioned bedrooms and lounge, and en-suite bathrooms that include a riverfront bathtub.
Island Lodge is perfect for honeymooners and those seeking out the ultimate in privacy when visiting the Victoria falls region of Zambia.
All Royal Chundu suites come equipped with mosquito nets, in-room safes, international adapters, and mini-bars. Fans and air conditioning are also available to ensure a comfortable stay.
At the Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge cuisine is a taste of Zambia with a twist of international classics and techniques, all prepared by an amazing team of Zambian-born and bred chefs.
All ingredients are sourced from local farmers or grown in the Royal Chundu veggie patch (ask for a tour, you will be impressed).
To say one is in for a right royal treat is an understatement; the cuisine on offer is superb as are the dining room locations.
The wine list at Royal Chundu River Lodge is extensive and features wines from all over the world. There is something to suit everyone's taste, from reds and whites to sparkling wines and dessert wines.
Royal Chundu has one of the best selections of wines in the Victoria Falls region of both Zambia and Zimbabwe.
The thatched central guest area at the Royal Chundu offers a lounge with fireplace, indoor dining room, small library, bar and travel desk.
All decor is the ultimate in luxury, with only the best furnishings and trims in use; the indoor area leads out onto a large wooden deck, outdoor dining area, swimming pool and a jetty. Laundry service and room service are part and parcel of one's stay.
No matter where one is, the Zambezi River is always in sight.
Cellphone reception and WIFI are available in and around the central guest area.
Shuttle services to Victoria Falls and Livingstone Airport are available, and a transfer to the Victoria Falls International Airport in Zimbabwe can be arranged upon request.
Featuring some of the most exhilarating activities in Africa, Royal Chundu River Lodge is a superb destination for those looking to get the most out of their Victoria Falls safari. Activities on offer at the lodge include; game drives, a tour of Victoria Falls, birding safaris, Tiger fishing and canoeing on the Zambezi.
A huge range of activities that can be booked from the front desk, including Victoria Falls walking tours, helicopter flights over Victoria Falls, white water rafting and bungee jumping, full moon lunar rainbow tours, Chobe National Park day tour (Botswana), curio shopping, Livingstone Island tour and of course, a trip to Devil's Pool.
Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge welcomes children of all ages with suitable accommodation, meals and activities available.
With exciting daily activities, the children's club is highly suitable for all ages; activities on hand include; Sunset cruise; fishing tag and release, astronomy, insect and butterfly capture and release, birding and frog safaris, leaf and flower pressing, village life lessons and chefs cooking lessons to mention only but a few.
A tour of Victoria Falls is also on the cards
All-in-all, Royal Chundu is up there with the best when it comes to family-friendly safari options.
The spa and wellness treatments are done from the luxury and privacy of your room overlooking the ever-peaceful waters of the Zambezi. A full range of massages, facials and packages are available, ranging in time between 30 minutes and 120 minutes.
Please note: should you require a Royal Chundu Spa menu before arrival, please ask, and we will send you the last offerings.
What an amazing lodge! From the luxurious accommodations and excellent cuisine to the exhilarating activities on offer, Royal Chundu River Lodge is perfect for those looking to get the most out of their Victoria Falls and Zambia safari.
Not to mention, children are welcome and will have a blast with all the exciting activities available.
And if that's not enough, the spa and wellness treatments are done from the luxury of your room overlooking the ever-peaceful Zambezi.
If you're looking for an unforgettable safari experience close to Victoria falls, look no further than Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge!
Rates from US$1 095.00 per person
Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollar
*Rates may vary according to season
- All meals
- Tea, coffee and drinks
- Return road transfers to and from Livingstone International Airport
- Daily sundowner river cruise
- Activities: Cruises, Birding Safaris, Fishing, Canoeing, Victoria Falls Tour, Cultural Tour
- Statutory 10% service charge and 16% VAT
- All flights
- Additional transfers
- All other Victoria Falls activities
- Premium alcohol
- Items of a personal nature
- Travel insurance