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

Sahwira Houseboat

Sahwira Houseboat 4 STAR RATING

Sahwira is a pontoon type houseboat which is newly built.  She is spacious and fully equipped to ensure a comfortable and memorable trip on Kariba.

Facilities:

 

 

  • CREW  5 crew comprising Captain, chef and 3 deckhands
  • MAX PAX  26
  • CRUISING SPEED  5 knots
  • FUEL  Dry
  • CABINS  13 cabins (11 x downstairs with fans, 2 executive rooms upstairs with aircon) all ensuite
  • AIR CONDITIONING:  Executive Cabins Only and the downstairs cabins have battery operated fans.  Please Note:  During the hot months the Aircons will now run from 10pm to 6am and 2 hrs during lunch time.
  • TOILETS  13 toilets
  • SHOWERS  13 showers
  • POWER  220V power supply and 2 x diesel generators plus a back-up invertor system
  • PLUG POINTS  Clients are asked to bring their own adaptors both round and square
  • BAR  Upper Deck has teak bar counters and stools, sink, ice maker, under bar counter fridges, deep free and deluxe sound system with 6 speakers
  • FULLY EQUIPPED GALLEY  with ample refrigeration, two pantries, store rooms, full sized gas range and oven and microwave
  • POOL  Splash pool on upper deck
  • CHILD FRIENDLY  Yes
  • BRAAI BBQ Grill
  • TENDER BOATS  2 x 6m Pontoons with roof.  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).
  • MOORING  Currently moored at Andora harbour.  Parking for vehicles is free of charge and the Harbour Master is on premises at night.
  • BOARDING  strictly 12pm and Disembarkment by 9.30am.

Rates include:


  • Houseboat and tender boat hire
  • Crew
  • All linen, bath towels and mosquito nets 
  • Cutlery and crockery



 Rates Exclude:

  • Fuel for main vessel, tender boats and generator
  • All meals, drinks, condiments etc
  • Toilet Paper, Bathroom Soap, Air Freshener and Dishwashing Soap
  • Fishing equipment and bait
  • Ice
  • Mosquito Repellant
  • Swimming towels
  • 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

Max Passengers: 26
Crew: 5
Cabins: 13
Registration Number: TBA
Hull Type: : Pontoon
Length: 26ft (7.92m)
Engine: 2 x Volvo engines
Mooring: Andora Harbour

Facilities

13 Toilets 13 Showers Air Conditioning Tender Boats: 2 x 6m pontoon type with roof Cold Space: 2 freezers & 1 upright fridge Swimming Facilities: Splash Pool

Activities

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

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Houseboat Enquiry Form

Sahwira

Maximum 26 passengers.


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