Kafunta River Lodge
Found on the banks of the Luangwa River, Kafunta River Lodge is situated in a riverside forest with the South Luangwa National Park as a backdrop. The lodge provides guests classic Zambian accommodation and fantastic game viewing experiences, with highly trained guides sharing their knowledge and expertise.
All of the rooms provides views of the Luangwa River and are raised on wooden platforms. There are 8 private safari chalets and an additional 2 suites which can take up to 4 people. With a wild mango tree rising from its center the lodge dining and lounge area is ideal for taking a break on a sunny day, relaxing under the tree's shady branches while the campfire is a focal point for meeting and greeting and listening to the guides' tales of adventures in the wilderness. The lodge also boasts a pool, natural hot tub and a wellness hideout for massages and taking it easy.
- Spectacular views over the floodplains
- In one of the best game viewing areas of the South Luangwa
- A relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff
- Great value for money
At a glance
- 8 Chalets & 2 Luxury Suites
- 6 years +
- 1 April - 5 January
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
"The camp combines well with its sister camps Island Bush Camp and Three Rivers Camps which are traditional bush camps and far more remote. They provide a chance to explore on the area foot."
This sample trip offers countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.
Guided Walking Safari
Take a journey through Kafunta River Lodge to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
Solo Trip to Zambia
An amazing adventure! Much more than I expected. The accommodations were fantastic and all the staff went out of their way to make sure that all of our needs were taken care of. The game drives were incredible.Read full review