Why Go?
  • Located in Zambia on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, Royal Zambezi Lodge offers our guests the ultimate in luxury while they experience the sights and sounds of the African wilderness. The spacious yet intimate lodge, with 15 airy canopied tents, nestles under mature trees on the river bank.
  • Placed close to our central guest relaxation & dining area, the family chalet consists of 2 Classic Suites connected by a family-friendly outside seating area.
  • Our Presidential Suites can also be readily converted into comfortable family chalets.
  • The tents are impeccably furnished with a contemporary, understated elegance – a perfect balance between extreme comfort and an unspoiled wilderness experience.
What to do?
  • The lodge has its own pristine river frontage and scenic mountain backdrop of the escarpment.  The Lower Zambezi National Park is right on the doorstep and boasts a striking landscape rich in wildlife . The lodge has enthusiastic guides, with many years of experience, who will take you exploring, whether on a game drive, bush walk, fishing, canoeing or cultural village tour.
  • Activities for children range from educational nature walks & drives, to games; perhaps on islands on the river, along with entertainment all the while accompanied by our qualified professional guides.
  • One of the best things about our location is that we can offer children exciting fishing activities on the Zambezi River – famous for its Tiger fishing as well as bream, chessa & other species!
  • Children & parents can also opt to visit the local village and school to learn more about the vibrant Zambian culture.
What to see?
  • Lower Zambezi National Park covers just over four thousand square kilometres of  bush and woodlands with large populations of elephant, many lion, leopard, side-striped jackal, hyena, hippo, buffalo, zebra, waterbuck and other antelope PLUS the African wild dog and on occasion the aardvark!
  • Royal Zambezi Lodge offers the discerning traveller a front row seat for these unique wilderness experiences,  while being a welcoming, luxurious ‘home’ in their midst.

Your stay with us will leave you with a love of Africa which will have aroused an unquenchable yearning to return to the place that has stolen a piece of your heart. An exciting African adventure awaits in the Lower Zambezi National Park. 

From the staff at Royal who will make you feel a part of the family, to the peaceful areas for relaxing, the private luxury tents, the delicious cuisine, an award-winning spa, the unforgettable memories of bush dinners, island lunches, sunset cruises and the unbeatable wildlife – they will all have created lifelong memories for your family.
Immerse yourself in the wonders that nature and the African wilderness offer.
It truly is the experience of a lifetime.
Our watchwords ‘Where luxury meets the wild’ encompass everything we are about and we look forward to welcoming you to the Royal family!