Royal ZambeziRoyal Zambezi

Royal Zambezi

From: $590.00

Royal Zambezi is the absolute epitome of superb luxury on the Zambezi River overlooking Mana Pools National Park. Suites are private with panoramic views over the river and escarpment in the far distance. Un-fenced the lodge enjoys a constant stream of Elephant and other wildlife in camp.


Royal Zambezi

Lower Zambezi National Park

Royal Zambezi lodge was designed and built by a family that has a long history in conservation and wildlife heritage in the Zambezi Valley. With the incredible mountains of the Zambezi Valley Escarpment as a backdrop the 200 hectare private concession lies within the Chiawa Game Management Area. The lodge has over 3 kilometres of private river frontage opposite the World Heritage Site of Mana Pools National Park.

The lodge has a distinctive style blending simplicity with incredible comfort within one of the most famous wildlife parks and benefits from fantastic animal sightings. Lions roar in the distance at night while the Hippo snort in the river shallows and during the day the area is home to abundant bird species. Un-fenced, the lodge is regularly visited by Elephant, Buffalo, Hippo, Lion and Leopard.

The main guest area has high thatched roofs with a spacious open area for the communal dining table, bar and expansive deck for drinks around the fire at sunset. Chairs and comfortable couches are the perfect location for social gatherings or reading a book. An infinity pool overlooks the river.

Royal Suites

Royal, Deluxe and a Presidential suite all have magnificent views and are luxurious havens after grueling days in the bush. The 8 Deluxe Suites rest under canvas and thatch with king size beds and a private plunge pool all coupled with beautiful luxury.

The Family suite consists of two Deluxe suites with a communal lounge area between them. The Family suite is closest to the main guest area and is a completely safe area for your children.

The 7 Presidential suites can also be used for a family to be all under one roof if required. These are the absolute best in luxury with copper baths, outdoor showers, private plunge pools and shaded day beds.These are also ideal for honeymoon couples.

Read our Country Information for travel advice to Zambia.

Consider combining this with Ruckomechi, Nyamatusi Camp or Mpala Jena. Potato Bush Camp is a more affordable option for the Lower Zambezi.

Conservation Lower Zambezi are at the forefront in protecting this unique destination.

How to Get There

Fly In

Fly in to Lusaka with Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines or Kenya Airways.

On arrival in Lusaka you will be met by your safari representative who will assist you onto a light aircraft for the 30 minute flight to Royal Airstrip.

From Livingstone (Victoria Falls) a private direct charter takes 1 hour 45 minutes and other regional flights are available with ProFlight.

On arrival at Royal Airstrip you will be met by your guide for the 5 minute game drive to camp.

For domestic travel arrangements get in touch with us, we’ll make sure your safari arrangements are seamless.




  • Accommodation’
  • Meals
  • Daily scheduled activities
  • Local brand drinks
  • Complimentary foot or hand massage on arrival
  • Laundry
  • WiFi
  • Transfers to and from Royal Airstrip
  • Green Levy
  • VAT


  • Flights and visa fees’
  • Gratuities
  • Premium brand drinks
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance
  • Daily National Park fees’
  • Fly fishing and equipment
  • Cultural visits
  • Flight and departure taxes
  • Airstrip transfers other than Royal Airstrip

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