Luangwa National Park, Zambia
This award-winning luxury safari lodge occupies an idyllic spot overlooking Mfuwe Lagoon in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park, in an area renowned for its abundance of game. Refurbished in 2010, Mfuwe Lodge is one of the most stylish and modern lodges in the area and features a mix of traditional and contemporary African décor.
Offering impeccable service; superb facilities including a swimming pool and bush spa; and unrivalled game viewing, this charming lodge will appeal to couples and families seeking a relaxed and luxurious escape in an enchanting setting.
Mfuwe Lodge provides 18 spacious and stylish thatched chalets dotted along the banks of two lagoons. Each one has a delightful verandah, perfect for relaxing on as you enjoy the stunning views.
The array of activities includes day and night game drives, visiting a school or local village, or guided walking safaris. When you’re feeling less energetic, cool off in the pool or enjoy a blissful massage at the spa as you watch hippos in the lagoon below.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Luangwa National Park into a greater Zambia holiday. Take a look at Two Rivers Safari as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Mfuwe Lodge Information
- Location and getting there:
The lodge is situated five minutes from South Luangwa National Park’s main gate in Zambia. It is a 45-minute road transfer from Mfuwe International Airport, which is just over an hour’s flight from Lusaka.
There are 13 standard rooms, three family suites built over two levels and two honeymoon suites. Each chalet features stylish contemporary décor, polished stone floors, a verandah and an ensuite bathroom with a walk-in rain shower with a view.
Main lodge with lounge, dining area and bar.
The main focus at the lodge is day and night game drives with the chance to spot the Big Five. Guided bush walks and visits to a local village or school can be arranged.
Children of all ages are welcome however as the camp is unfenced, it is recommended for families with older children. Babysitting can be arranged and family accommodation is available.