Kafunta River Lodge Aerial Main Area

Kafunta River Lodge

A classic lodge in the heart of South Luangwa National Park

The perfect combination of relaxation and adventure.

Offering countless wildlife viewing experiences and excellent customer service, Kafunta River Lodge is the ideal safari lodge.

Located in east Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park, Kafunta River Lodge is a charming destination that combines luxury and relaxation with adventure and safari to provide an unforgettable holiday. The surrounding floodplains and the impressive Luangwa river in the background make it a stunning location, and the abundant wildlife means that there will be plenty of opportunity for wildlife encounters. The friendly and experienced staff are passionate about Africa and its wildlife, and will share their extensive knowledge with you.The lodge is accessed by aircraft and road transfer.

Accommodation consists of ten rooms, including eight luxury chalets and two luxury suites. All rooms enjoy excellent views over the beautiful flood plain and Luangwa River and have en-suite bathrooms with running water. The thatched chalets are raised on wooden decking and have African style décor. The luxury suites also have a private deck along with an upstairs viewing veranda. Main areas include a fire pit, a tree top viewing deck and thatched lounge and dining area as well as a spa, infinity pool and natural hot tub.

Twice a day experienced guides will take you on game drives around the park, which is a perfect opportunity to see Zambia’s amazing wildlife up close. You can cross the river via the lodge’s own pontoon to visit areas of Luangwa that are more remote. The on-site hide provides the opportunity to have wildlife encounters from the comfort of the lodge itself. In your downtime, you can visit the lodge’s spa for some relaxing treatments or have a meal on the tree viewing deck while enjoying stunning views of the surrounding landscape.

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