Vacation in untamed Africa on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River in Zambia at the luxury Royal Chundu River Lodge. Revel in the exclusivity of this luxury accommodation venue with its 15km of unspoilt river frontage, white water rapids and river views while staying in spacious colonial-style luxury suites.
Discover the wild essence of Africa during walks and canoe trips in and around this Zambian lodge with its 14 spacious luxury thatched-roof villas, ten of which are situated along the riverbank and the remainder on the nearby Katombora Island. Wooden walkways link the private villas to the main dining area where you can indulge in the rich cuisine of the region either in the elegant dining room with its river views or feast under the stars in the Chief’s Boma being entertained by traditional song and dance.
Spend your days bush walking, biking, canoeing, fishing or just cruising down the Zambezi River when staying at the Royal Chundu River Lodge, even the spa at this luxury lodge floats on the river. This luxury river lodge is perfectly placed to allow you to explore the Chobe National Park with its wealth of wildlife in neighbouring Botswana as well as the magnificent and awe-inspiring destination of Victoria Falls. Go game viewing, take a helicopter flip over the Falls or experience the bush from the back of an elephant when staying at this luxury destination.
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Whether you choose to stay in one of the ten luxury villas of the main Royal Chundu Lodge on the banks of the Zambezi River or in the four private villas situated a few kilometres upstream on Katombora Island, the spacious suites are beautifully appointed reflecting a classic blend of colonial elegance and African charm. These luxury suites are all designed with your comfort in mind from the luxurious double bed, air-conditioning and private viewing deck to the other amenities on offer.
The thatched luxury villas, joined by meandering teak walkways, lead to the main lodge where meals are served up either in the elegant dining room or outdoors at the Chief’s Boma. Enjoy traditional and international cuisine in the main dining room with its ethnic and elegant ambience or an African style barbecue, promising to take you on an explosive culinary adventure, laid on at the Chief’s Boma. Sign up for meals aboard the river cruiser to combine game viewing and lunch or dinner or select the picnic option to be enjoyed on Katombora Island.
Visit the spa for some serious pampering and the curio shop for souvenirs of your stay at the luxury Royal Chundu lodge in Zambia.
5 Nights | 6 Days
On this unique Southern African journey we combine the magic of the vast Zambezi River and the nearby Victoria Falls with the raw wilderness of the Chobe River that divides Namibia’s Caprivi Strip from Botswana’s Chobe National Park. Here you will view some of the most prolific wildlife on the African continent from the comfort of a luxurious houseboat.
6 Nights | 7 Days
On this memorable tour we effortlessly combine the thrill of a Big Five safari adventure in the Kruger National Park, together with the mystery of the incredible Victoria Falls, and a magical river safari onboard a luxury houseboat on Botswana’s renowned Chobe River.
12 Nights | 13 Days
Taking you from the cosmopolitan Mother City, Cape Town, to the world famous Kruger National Park, the renowned Sabi Sands Reserve and finishing at the magnificent Victoria Falls in Zambia, this journey explores all of Africa's best!
Royal Chundu is set on the banks of the Zambezi River between Victoria Falls and Livingstone in Zambia.
What a Fabulous Trip!— Conci Bokum, USA
Thanks so much for all your help— Steve Hurlburt
I cannot thank you enough it really was an extraordinary three weeks— Molly