Chongwe River Camp

Chongwe River Camp, is located right on the banks of the Lower Zambezi river.

At Chongwe river camp, relax is the operative word..just be in nature,and enjoy this unique Zambia Safari  experience.

Chongwe river camp offers both day and night drives,Safari boat cruises,walking safaris,and a Safari canoe experience.


Zambia  Safari Location: Chongwe river Lower Zambezi National Park

Best time to visit: April to November

Approximate per night rate : From $550 per person per  night seasonal rates apply

Rates include:Accommodation, Activities, Laundry, Local drinks and House Wine, Local transfers, Meals, National Park Fees, Community Development Levy

Rates exclude: Premium wines at Kasaka and Chongwe Classic tents,Imported spirits and champagne at all properties

Camp activities:

Canoe Safaris, Game Drives, Bush Walks

      The Classic tents are both light, and spacious,and you can choose from a single king or two single beds.

Every one of Chongwe River Camp’s nine standard tents is equipped with:

  • A single king or two single beds.
  • Cotton linens,
  • local textiles and hand-crafted furniture with organic fittings and fixtures,
  • and they all have  incredible views.
  • All of the tents are under thatch, that captures and retains the morning coolness in the heat of the day.
  • Each Safari tent has a large outdoor bathroom with hot and cold running water, shower, toilet, vanity unit and dressing area with a wardrobe and full-length mirror.
  • Each Safari  tent has their own private verandas overlooking the rive.


Albida Safari Tents.

      The Albida  tented Safari suite is a colonial-style tented suite which can sleep up to four guests in two large bedrooms,

It has its own private dining room,lounge area complete with bar fridge,a plunge pool and fire pit.



The interior design  combines colorful African textiles with Victorian-style silverware, rich hardwoods and plush, overstuffed couches.

The Albida Suite Safari tented Bedrooms feature:

  • either a kingsized or two single beds
  •  Percale cotton linen, plush throws and an overhead fan.
  • Outside bathrooms, beneath their own private tented canopy,contains twin vanity units, shower,a ball and claw bath and a toilet.
  • Own butler,
  • Meals can be taken either in private in the suite’s dining area or at the main camp.


Cassia luxury tented suite

      The Cassia Suite is :

  • a private, luxury tented suite for two on the banks of the Zambezi.
  • It has a canopied lounge and dining area
  • private plunge pool
  •  fire pit
  • Very Large  octagonal bedroom with either a king sized or twin beds
  • It offers  percale cotton linen, custom furnishings and an overhead fan.
  • Located with its own tented canopy,the outside bathroom features a ball and claw bathtub,rainfall-style shower,twin vanity unit and toilet.
  • The Cassia Safari Suite also includes a private butler
  • Meals can be has either in private in the suite’s dining area or at the main camp.