- Lodge type; Luxury Safari Camp
- Location; Lower Zambezi River
- Lodge size; 8 Safari Suites
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
- Canoeing trips
- Sunset cruises
- Bird watching
- Open vehicle guided drives, night drives
- Walking safaris
Chongwe River Camp is situated on the confluence of the Chongwe and Zambezi Rivers, directly opposite Mana Pools.
The Chongwe River is the boundary of the Lower Zambezi National Park, a four thousand square kilometer pristine sanctuary, teeming with game, and said to be one of the continent's most picturesque wilderness areas. is situated at the confluence of the Chongwe and Zambezi Rivers, directly opposite Mana Pools.
The Chongwe River is the boundary of the Lower Zambezi National Park, a four thousand square kilometer pristine sanctuary, teeming with game, and said to be one of the continent's most picturesque wilderness areas.
The chalets at this Lower Zambezi River Camp are large, well appointed Mulati tents under thatch, with a luxury open air bathroom on suite. Situated under a canopy of Albida thorns and surrounded by cool lawns, they command fabulous views over the confluence of the Chongwe and Zambezi Rivers. Each tent sleeps two people, in twin or double beds.
The bathrooms are an experience on their own. Shower under the stars or the early morning sunshine. All fittings are made from natural materials found near the lodge.
One does not have to even leave the camp to see and hear a wide variety of wildlife. Relaxing in the sitting out area over looking the river, one can see a constant procession of game coming down to drink as well as over 250 species of birds.
The chef will prepare a wide variety of dishes, which are served at the outdoor dining table.
Dining al fresco in the gloaming of an African night, under a canopy of stars with the sounds of the bush as a backdrop, is truly an unforgettable experience!
There is so much to do at Chongwe River Camp. The game viewing is exceptional, and few other places can give you the choice of game drives in open safari vehicles, guided walking, canoeing or motor boating. Fishing is also a popular option. Be sure to stay for a few days to take advantage of all these opportunities, and remember also to allow time just to relax and enjoy the views from the camp.
- Game Viewing - Both day and night drives are available
- Game walks
- Canoeing safaris
- Special dinners and picnics out in the bush
Rates from US$730.00 pp
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollar
*Rates may vary according to season
- All meals
- Standard bar drinks
- Transfers to/from the local airstrip
- Local inter-camp road transfers
- Game-viewing activities
- Service charge
- Entry visas
- Top shelf spirits, reserve wines and champagne
- All flights
- Spa treatments
- Items of a personal nature
- Travel insurance