Luangwa Valley, Zambia
Chamilandu Bushcamp lies in an ebony grove on the banks of the Luangwa River with a backdrop of the Chindeni Hills, deep in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park. This luxury safari camp overlooks a beautiful lagoon and attracts a huge array of wildlife.
The camp has an air of understated elegance and features contemporary décor with an African twist. Offering unrivalled game viewing, superb guiding and stunning accommodation, Chamilandu Bushcamp will appeal to adventurous travellers seeking an exclusive and memorable African safari experience in a magnificent setting.
It has just three treehouse-style chalets built on stilts above the riverbank. Each one has an open-fronted bathroom and a private timber verandah, perfect for relaxing on as you enjoy the magnificent views.
Start the day with a fascinating walking safari or thrilling game drive. After a delicious brunch relax and watch the animals drink at the lagoon from the hide, and later indulge in a sumptuous dinner under the stars.
Chamilandu is open from June to November
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Luangwa Valley into a greater Zambia holiday. Take a look at Nature, Wildlife & City as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Chamilandu Bushcamp Information
- Location and getting there:
Chamilandu Bushcamp is located on the banks of the Luangwa River in South Luangwa, Zambia. It is approximately three hours from Mfuwe International Airport.
The camp accommodates up to six guests in three spacious and stylish thatched chalets featuring reed walls, rustic chic décor with traditional African influences, four-poster beds draped with black mosquito nets, and all-modern amenities. Two chalets have twin queen-size beds and one has a king-size bed.
Bar, dining area and viewing deck
Activities include guided walking safaris, day and night game drives and bird watching. Due to the varied terrain and multiple oxbow lagoons around the camp, the game-viewing opportunities are superb.
Children over the age of 12 are welcome but the camp has a grown-up atmosphere. (Children under 12 can be accommodated if the camp is booked for private use.)