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Currently listing 77 Quality Houseboats for Safari & Fishing Holidays on Lake Kariba in Zimbabwe, Africa

Ambuya Dambudzo Houseboat

Ambuya Dambudzo Houseboat 3 STAR RATING

Ambuya Dambudzo is an upmarket fully airconditioned pontoon boat, with 3 cabins, main en-suite and an extra 2 showers and toilets.  She is tastefully decorated and carpeted and has recently been refurbished.  She can take a max of 14 passengers, but 10 is best for comfort. 

Facilities:

  • CREW:  3 crew comprising Captain, chef and deckhand
  • MAX PAX:  14
  • CABINS:  3 cabins (1 x double en suite , 1 x twin, 1 x 4 Bunks share bathrooms)
  • AIRCONDITIONED  Please Note:  Generator will be switched off at 10pm which is Government Stipulated Lake Rules.  Therefore the Air Cons will not run after this time.
  • TOILETS  3 toilets
  • SHOWERS  3 showers (2 x hot and 1 x cold)
  • COLD SPACE:  Ample, clients to bring own cooler boxes for the tender boats
  • GENERATOR, 3.5KVA with 220 V power supply to run all electrical appliances
  • PLUG POINTS are square so clients to bring adaptors if necessary
  • BAR
  • POOL  None
  • BRAAIS - Charcoal braai on board
  • TENDER BOATS:  2 x Doria Type Tenders  Please Note:  Tender Boats are for Game Drives and fishing in the vicinity of the houseboat and are strictly crew driven.  Should you require a speed boat for long distance fishing, please either bring your own which will be towed behind the houseboat leaving behind one of the houseboat tenders, (please bring your own rope for towing and fuel) or you can hire a speed boat from Marineland.  (Contact us for details).
  • CHILD FRIENDLY:  Yes
  • MOORING:  Marineland
  • VEHICLE PARKING:  Guarded parking provided at $5 per vehicle and $3 per trailer per night
  • BOARDING: 12:00pm and disembarking at 11:00am


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    Rates include:

    • Houseboat and Tender boat hire
    • Crew
    • All linen and mosquito nets 
    • Cutlery and crockery

    Rates Exclude:
    • Fuel
    • All meals, drinks, condiments etc
    • Fishing equipment and bait
    • Ice
    • Bath and Swimming towels
    • Mosquito repellant
    • Toilet Paper, Dishwashing Soap and Bathroom Soap
    • National Parks lake usage and fishing fees
    • First aid kit
    • Vehicle parking fees

Recommended Routing:

2 night charters - up to Antelope Island 
3 night charters - up to Palm bay
4 night charters - up to Sanyati west
5 night charters - up to Elephant point
6 nights or more - up to the Ume


Sengwa Safaris offer competitive rates on all extras (catering, drinks, fishing rod hire and bait) so please let us know if you would like us to include any of these in your quotation. Please click on the links above for more information on catering and extras or visit our FAQ's page.


Please note that whilst every effort has been made to ensure the details supplied above are correct we can not be held responsible in any way should an item mentioned above not be on board /broken or miss quoted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Specs and Technical Data

Crew: 3
Cabins: 3
Registration Number: KF922
Hull Type: : Pontoon
Length: 60ft (18.29m)
Engine: Twin Perkins 6 Cylinder Marine Diesel
Mooring: Marineland Harbour

Facilities

3 Toilets 3 Showers Air Conditioning Tender Boats: 2 Doria Type Tenders Cold Space: Triple Door under counter deepfreeze and 4 large cooler boxes Swimming Facilities: None

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Bird watching
  • Photography and videography
  • Relaxation
  • Reading and board games
  • Sunbathing

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Ambuya Dambudzo

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