Chiawa Camp sits right in the heart of the Zambezi River. The longest standing camp in the park, it is still considered a favourite to many who visit and over the years has expanded and become a luxury haven. It blends beautifully into its surroundings and with the experience and expertise of the owners, staff and guides combined they make sure every visitor feels right at home – you won’t ever want to leave this little piece of paradise.
Lower Zambezi National Park
8 superior tents & 1 safari suite
Beautiful rustic surroundings & great fishing location
Best for 12+
May – November
Although retaining a rustic feel, Chiawa Camp is luxurious yet natural, exuding charm. The safari tents are classic and cozy, and the décor takes creativeness from the home of the owners themselves. Settle yourself on the day beds on the decking of your tent and you won’t want to venture too far from your very own slice of heaven overlooking the Zambezi River. The camp has one suite available too and it is spectacular; tasteful, private and spacious with its very own pool – the perfect spot to enjoy the sightings of the wildlife nearby.
The cuisine at Chiawa is outstanding. Their menus have been created and developed overtime and whether it is something simple or more intricate, each dish has had a lot of love, care and understanding go into it. It’s not easy getting supplies to the remote areas of the Lower Zambezi but the chefs ensure that they deliver the highest quality and standards. There is something for everyone and they are incredibly accommodating and inventive when it comes to those tricky dietary requirements. The setting of the dining area and the open camp fire nearby gives the ultimate dining experience, coupled with the delicious food on offer.
Chiawa Camp has been labeled as one of the world’s best fishing destinations around. The guides are the experts and will find the best spots about , if its tigerfish you are looking for they know all the secret locations to find the infamous fish. The river is free from netting so here you will be sure to find lots big fish – with a very strict catch and release policy. The camp is restricted to a maximum of 4-6 clients at a time, everything you require for a successful fishing trio is provided by the camp, however, they do recommend if you take fishing seriously to bring your own tackle.
*Office hours: Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM (GMT+1)
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