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

Zungulila Bushcamp

Zungulila Bushcamp Lodge 5 STAR RATING

South Luangwa National Park - Zambia

5 Star Luxury Tented Camping located in the remote, southern part of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia  Situated on a tranquil bend of the Kapamba River, overlooking the plains in an untouched area of the Park

Location

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Located in the remote, southern part of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia  Situated on a tranquil bend of the Kapamba River, overlooking the plains in an untouched area of the Park

Facts & Facilities

Opening Dates / Child Policy 

  • Zungulila 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 South Luangwa National 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

Accommodation 

  • 2 x twin tents under thatch (2 x queen size beds in each) 
  • 2 x double tent under thatch (king size bed) Camp Details 
  • Classic style Meru thatched tents 
  • Each tent has en-suite toilet with outdoor shower and its own private deck with sunken plunge pool 

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

The central dining area, lounge and bar, plus sunken deck with boma, offer open views over the Kapamba River and Muchinga Escarpment

Activities 

  • Guided walks 
  • Game drives 
  • Night drives

Bar Facilities 

  • Camp offers a fully stocked bar Electricity & Water 

Solar (limited battery charging is possible) 

Hot (solar) and cold running water is available in all chalets 

Lighting - solar & paraffin lighting

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 Zungulila Bushcamp 
  • Mfuwe Lodge to Zungulila Bushcamp – approximately 3:00hrs to 3:30hrs – gameviewing speed; 
  • driving through the South Luangwa National Park

Gratuities

  • 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 US$5.00 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)

Activities

Activities 

  • Guided walks 
  • Game drives 
  • Night drives

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