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Mukambi Safari Lodge

Hotel description

Mukambi Safari Lodge is a gateway to the Kafue National park and the beautiful Kafue River. Surrounded by one of the largest unspoiled wilderness areas in the world, Mukambi is right on the banks of the Kafue River. Vast areas of untouched nature, unspoiled by mass tourism, makes this part of Africa the ‘Real Africa’.

The Kafue National Park is the second largest National park in the world. It has 22,500 square kilometre to explore, roughly the size of Switzerland. The park has one of the highest diversities of mammals in the world, at 158 species. The Kafue National park boasts an impressive 478 of Zambia’s 733-recorded bird species.

Located right on the banks of the Kafue River, the lodge prides itself on the easy and welcoming atmosphere only a small, intimate lodge can offer. All the viewing decks, accommodation and swimming pool overlook the river. The lodge offers a wide variety of activities that will make your days varied and exciting.

Mukambi offers excellent cuisine and the meals can satisfy everyone's plate.
Continental Breakfast buffet is on offer and guests can also order cooked breakfast as well. Lunch is a fixed menu and served according to a guest's dietary needs/restrictions e.g. vegetarian, vegan etc.
Dinner is a three course meal consisting of starter, main and dessert. Also served according to the guests dietary needs.

Room description

The lodge offers 3 types of accommodation, The Luxury Riverside Villa, Luxury Safari Tent and Comfortable En-Suite Chalets.

The Villa has its own private riverside deck. The viewing decks at the main lodge, overlooking the Kafue River together with the swimming pool area, let you settle back and relax and be looked after in the true tradition of the friendly people of Zambia.

Each type of accommodation has its own special features but have some things in common:

  • Positioned to secure maximum privacy
  • Designed to enhance your African bush experience
  • All types of accommodation are located near the best views (i.e. riverside or overlooking The Plains)
  • Next door to wild Africa, wild animals in your back garden
  • High end service for all

All this together with excellent food, friendly staff, top guides and comfortable accommodation will make your stay at the lodge unforgettable.



  • Arrival/departure point transfers (Included in price for most common arrival point)
  • Concierge/Travel booking and Confirmation
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Laundry/Ironing Security Guard (24 hrs)
  • Vehicle Hire/Car Rental can be arranged

Centrally located is the Boma (Restaurant/bar), the swimming-pool, as well as several decks that also have spectacular views of the Kafue River.
Mukambi is famous for its excellent cuisine, friendly staff and highly experienced rangers.


  • Game drives
  • River cruises
  • Fishing safaris
  • Walking safari

Guests may have a good chance to see impala, elephant, hippo, buffalo and crocodile. And if you are lucky; lion, leopard and possibly cheetah.

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