Kafunta River Lodge

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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.

The accommodation at the camp underwent refurbishment in 2010 so guests can look forward to a refreshed and charming stay, with rooms bedecked in African decor and rustically styled. All of the accommodation provides views of the Luangwa River and are raised on wooden platforms. There are 8 private safari chalets and an additional 2 new suites, providing guests with a viewing veranda to make the most of the gorgeous scenery.

With a wild mango tree rising from its centre 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 spring and a wellness hideout for massages and taking it easy.

How to get to Kafunta River Lodge

Kafunta River Lodge is approximately a 30 - 45 minute flight from Lusaka to Mfuwe Airstrip followed by a 45 minute drive to camp.

Activities at Kafunta River Lodge

Wildlife hide, game drives and wellness hideout.

Kafunta River Lodge Photo Gallery

Selected Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries that visit Kafunta River Lodge

All Zambia Itineraries
RPS - Luangwa Bush Camp Elephants crossing the Luangwa

Sensational South Luangwa Safari

Cost Per Person
From $3,860 (Includes international flights from JFK)
South Luangwa National Park