A luxury lodge in wild Zambia, bordering the world-renowned South Luangwa National Park, is the perfect escape for any safari lover. Luangwa River Camp is surrounded by a wildlife sanctuary. Here, you can spot the Big Five in the wild but also enjoy the luxuries of the lodge like fine dining, evening cocktails, a dip in the infinity pool and the amazing safari activities.
View from outside, Luangwa River Camp
A beautiful bush dinner, Luangwa River Camp
About Luangwa River Camp
Luangwa River Camp is right next to the famous South Luangwa National Park in Zambia that marks the end of the Great Rift Valley. Known as one of the best wildlife sanctuaries’ in Africa it’s got large concentrations of game including elephant, buffalo, leopard, lion, giraffe, hippo and over 450 species of birds. Guests can enjoy game drives, guided walks, bush breakfasts and picnics, river safaris, and boat trips.
The lodge itself is intimate. It features a double-level infinity pool that’s sunken into the wooden deck at the front of the lodge, overlooking a lawn with sausage, African ebony trees and the Luangwa river. Guests can watch elephants and puku grazing on the river beyond. There’s also a lovely bar area and a Moroccan villa-style main building with water features.
Zambia boasts excellent game viewing
Sunsets at Luangwa River Camp
Luangwa River Camp Accommodation
Guests at Luangwa River Camp can choose from 5 Bush Suites, made of brick and thatch, which are all uniquely named and decorated. There are either twin beds or a double bed made available – depending on the guest’s preference. Each suite has twin sinks, shower and a large sunken bath that’s big enough for two people. Accommodation is provided in double or twin beds, with hot and cold running water, twin sinks, shower, and sunken baths large enough for two people. The main lodge’s seating areas are all elevated and the layout is open-plan; guests can relax at the bar area, dining area or in the beautiful reading nook.
Suite, Luangwa River Camp
Suite’s verandah, Luangwa River Camp
Bathroom, Luangwa River Camp
Luangwa River Camp Activities
- Go on a game drive in a 4×4 vehicle to see Zambia’s wild animals
- Enjoy sundowners on the water on a river safari
- Guides are available to take you on a bush walk
- Bask in your surrounds and take in every small sound and splash of nature on a canoe safari
Game drives, Luangwa River Camp
Pool, Luangwa River Camp
Greatest Africa was founded in the Greater Cape Area of South Africa, and offers safaris in Southern and East Africa. We are travel specialists who create itineraries for discerning travellers with an eye for detail and value.
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