Lake Kariba Accommodation Options
Lake Safari Lodge
Lake Safari Lodge on Lake Kariba comprises 66 spacious, simple and comfortable rooms with a classic feel. Rooms feature either a king-size, or two double or single beds, accommodating a maximum of three guests. Rates include a full English breakfast and guests can relax in the gorgeous swimming pool, or enjoy the seclusion of the stunning plunge pool,overlooking the Lake. Recline with a book, sip on a drink, or enjoy a bite to eat. Facilities include pool table, gym, and a library. For the ultimate in convenience, guests can now arrive via helicopter onto the newly-installed helipad.
Eagles Rest Resort
Eagles Rest Resort is right on the shores of Lake Kariba, near the sleepy little town of Siavonga, only two and a half hours drive from Lusaka and only 8 kilometers from the spectacular Kariba Dam Wall. Set in 4 hectares of some of Africa’s most beautiful countryside, the resort is nestled in a secluded, wooded area on the shores of the Lake with beach frontage as well as magnificent views across the Lake to the Matusodona Mountains. Activities include sunset cruises and day cruises, fishing, boating, and one-day canoe safaris on the Lake, visits to the Dam Wall and the Power Station, Crocodile Farm visits, and more.
Lake Kariba Inn Hotel
This shoreline family hotel has spectacular views, nestled in a hillside overlooking Lake Kariba. It has been a vibrant success for more than 25 years, offering accommodation in 50 air-conditioned rooms. Located in Siavonga Town, the Hotel has breathtaking views across the Lake and onto the blue hills of Zimbabwe. The Hotel owns a variety of boats that guests can hire for fishing trips. Or, compliments of the Hotel, use one of the peddle-boats to cruise around the bay and admire the scenery. The large dining room spills out onto a fabulous verandah overlooking the Lake. Food is of high standard.
Chete Island Lodge
Chete Island Lodge is on the largest island in Lake Kariba. Guests are accommodated in spacious Kenyan Meru–style, safari tents situated in a scenic bay. The west-facing chalet enjoys amazing sunsets across the Lake and is the only lodge on the Island. In spite of the remoteness, the Lodge provides the highest standards. Guests can enjoy peace and tranquility in African style. Boating trips on the vast Lake Kariba, as well as game drives and bird walks are organized to suit traveller’s needs.