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Located 80km west of Victoria Falls, Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge offers the chance to unwind as well as some of the best wildlife viewing and birdwatching in the region, in the seclusion of a private national park concession. This 2,000-hectare area has 14km of private Zambezi river frontage and borders the Chobe Forest Reserve, which is renowned for its large elephant population.
The are eight individual thatch lodges at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge that can accommodate up to 18 guests. All are uniquely decorated and beautifully positioned with spacious verandas opening onto sweeping views of the Zambezi river. The main building is a charming thatched structure, consisting of a lounge, dining room and bar area. This offers views of both the river and a nearby waterhole, which attracts wildlife throughout the year. A swimming pool and alfresco eating area nestle under riverine trees. There are no fences to prevent animal movement, so you can expect to see wildlife and wonderful birdlife along the river bank, as well as in and around the lodge.
The activities at the lodge centre around tracking wildlife on morning, afternoon and night safari drives in open 4x4 safari vehicles in the Imbabala Private Concession Area. Exploring the Zambezi river by boat affords guests an exclusive river experience. Birdwatching is exceptional, as birdlife is prolific and varied, ranging from water birds to shy forest dwellers. Walking safaris and fishing excursions to find renowned tiger fish are available by prior arrangement.
For guests spending a longer time at Imbabala, day trips to Victoria Falls and the Chobe National Park are available at an additional charge.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.