Situated on the banks of the Zambezi River, Chundukwa offers comfortable accommodation in traditional thatched chalets.
With five kilometres of river frontage and more than 400 acres of African bush to explore on foot, Chundukwa offers a relaxing retreat with prolific birdlife. An afternoon river cruise is the perfect way to enjoy the spectacular sunsets and get a closer look at the river inhabitants. With hippos grunting and the glow of the campfire, each day comes to an end with a uniquely African lullaby.
The lodge occupies a maximum of 12 guests in open-fronted chalets, each furnished with rustic yet comfortable beds, a mosquito net, fan and en suite bathroom. All of the chalets are elevated on stilts offering uninterrupted views of the beautiful Zambezi River.
Chundukwa offers the best of both worlds, as it is only a 30-minute drive from Victoria Falls, while being far enough away from the busy hotels and helicopters to allow guests to enjoy the tranquillity and abundant wildlife of the Zambezi River. You can also combineyour stay with a visit to Chobe National Park, as the lodge is situated a mere 40 kilometres from the border of Botswana.
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Combining perfectly with a safari in Botswana, Zimbabwe or Namibia as well as Zambia, the Zambian side was once considered to be the ‘poor cousin’, by comparison with the views of the river and the falls from Zimbabwe. The two countries are linked by a spectacular iron bridge above the raging waters.
Where: Southern Province
Ideal for viewing: Cape buffalo, African elephant, hippo, trumpeter hornbill, common waterbuck