- Lodge type; Luxury River Lodge
- Location; Livingstone
- Lodge size; 14 Suites
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
- The Zambezi River
- Inhouse activities
- Canoeing the Zambezi waters
- A sunset cruise
- Tiger fishing
- Unique cuisine
- Mosi Oa Tunya National Park
- Less than an hour away from the famed Victoria Falls
- 30 min from Chobe National Park
Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge, one of the top lodges in Africa and the world, and the only Relais & Châteaux property found in Zambia. Royal Chunduu, a haven of quiet solitude and untouched beauty, is situated on the mighty Zambezi River just upstream from Victoria Falls on a 15 km stretch of private waterway.
Royal Chundu offers the perfect romantic escape or a unique fun-filled family holiday.
Zambezi River Lodge offers 10 luxurious suites that are scattered along the Zambezi waterfront each with uninterrupted privacy, wooden decks, air-conditioned bedrooms that lead into en-suite bathrooms that offer up twin showers and outdoor bath.
Zambezi Island Lodge, on the other hand, is a boat ride away and offers 4 luxurious and extra-large villas. Private wooden decks, air-conditioned bedrooms and lounge, en-suite bathrooms that include a riverfront bathtub. Island Lodge is perfect for honeymooners and those seeking out the ultimate in privacy.
Suite amenities include;
- Mosquito Nets
- In-Room Safe
- International Adapter
- In-room Mini-Bar
- Air conditioning
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 locations.
The thatched central guest area offers a lounge with fireplace, indoor dining area, 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. No matter where one is, the Zambezi River is always insight.
Cellphone reception and WIFI is available in and around the central guest area.
Activities on offer from Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge;
- Victoria Falls Tour
- Sunrise and Sunset Cruises
- Birding Safaris
- Tiger and bream Fishing
- Canoeing the Zambezi
- Cultural Tour
- Childen's Club Activities
Victoria Falls activities that can be booked from the front desk;
- Victoria Falls Walking Tours
- Helicopter flights over Victoria Falls
- White water rafting and bungee jumping
- Full moon lunar rainbow tours at Victoria Falls
- Chobe National Park Day Trip (Botswana)
- Lion and Cheetah Encounters
- Rhino Encounters
- Elephant Back Safaris
- African Market and Curio Shopping
- Livingstone Island Tour
Royal Chundu Zambezi River Lodge welcomes children of all age with suitable accommodation, meals and activities available.
With exciting daily activities, the children's club is highly suitable for all ages, activities onhand 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.
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 of your room overlooking the ever-peaceful Zambezi River. 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 Spa menu before arrival, please ask and we will send you the last offerings.
Rates from US$1 095.00 pp
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
- Premium alcohol
- Items of a personal nature
- Travel insurance