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Currently listing 85 Quality Houseboats for Safari & Fishing Holidays on Lake Kariba in Zimbabwe, Africa

Kapamba Bushcamp

Kapamba Bushcamp Lodge 5 STAR RATING

South Luangwa National Park - Zambia

5 Star Luxury Tented Camping in the Southern part of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia.  Situated on the banks of the Kapamba River in a peaceful, secluded area.






Located in the remote, southern part of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia




Situated on the banks of the Kapamba River in a peaceful, secluded area






Facts & Facilities


Pricing / child policy

Kapamba is open from April to January




Children of 12 years and older are welcome

  • As children under 12 years of age are not allowed to go on walking safaris in the Park, families travelling with children aged 11 years and below will need to reserve the entire camp on a private basis and also hire a Private Guide & Vehicle for the duration of their stay at any of our Bushcamps. This enables the adults to go on walking safaris while the younger children can go on game drives with the guide in the extra vehicle.









  • 2 x twin open-fronted guest chalets (2 queen size beds in each)

  •  2 x double open-fronted guest chalets (king size bed in each)



  • 1 x guide/tour leader basic accommodation























Camp Details












Very comfortable open-fronted chalets, attractive wrought iron gates are drawn across in the evenings to protect guests from any unwanted night visitors.




The en-suite bathrooms have a double-sized sunken stone bath & twin showers and are open-fronted, so guests are able to unwind in a hot tub overlooking the Kapamba River


Toiletries (soap, shampoo, conditioner, skin moisturiser) are supplied in each chalet









Guided walks








 Game drives


 Night drives


Bar Facilities



Camp offers a fully stocked bar



Electricity & Water



Solar (limited battery charging is possible)




 Hot & cold running water available in all chalets


 Lighting - solar and paraffin



Laundry Policy



The camp offers a limited laundry service free of charge.



Airport Details



Mfuwe International Airport




 For scheduled flights into Mfuwe International Airport there is normally a 23kg per person maximum luggage allowance (packed in soft bags)


 The Kapamba Airstrip, located near the Bushcamps, is available for charter flights.



Flying Times to Mfuwe International Airport



From Livingstone around 4 hours with a short stopover in Lusaka to change planes




 From Lusaka 1hr 10mins



Driving Times



All guests will be met at Mfuwe International Airport and taken by vehicle to Mfuwe Lodge (45 mins) for refreshments before travelling on to Kapamba Bushcamp




 Mfuwe Lodge to Kapamba Bushcamp – approximately 3:30hrs to 4:00hr – game-viewing speed; driving through the South Luangwa National Park






Gratuities are dependent on the guests’ satisfaction with the level of service provided; there is no obligation to tip. Below is a guideline should you find the service exceptional:


 In the region of US$5.00 to US$20.00 per guest per day for guides


 In the region of USD5.00 to US$20.00 per guest per day for general staff



Temperature & Climate



The South Luangwa has mild winter days from May to mid-August, with chilly evenings: however from September through to April it is generally quite warm




 Dry season – May through October


 Rainy season – November through April


 Hottest months – October & November (before the rains start around mid-November)

















Guided walks









 Game drives


 Night drives





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