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Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge

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Zimbabwe Imbabala Safari Lodge |Victoria Falls Located 80km west of Victoria Falls, Imbabala offers the chance to unwind as well as some of the best . .
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Imbabala Safari Lodge |Victoria Falls 

Located 80km west of Victoria Falls, Imbabala 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 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 classic 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. 

Room Types

They are eight individual thatch lodges at Imbalala Safari Lodge that can accommodate up to 18 guests. All are uniquely decorated and beautifully positioned with spacious verandas opening on to sweeping views of the Zambezi river.

Thatched Safari Lodges

Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge offers exclusive accommodation for only 20 guests in 9 individual stone and thatch lodges with en-suite facilities. Each lodge is beautifully positioned with spacious verandas opening onto sweeping views of the Zambezi River. Imbabala has one family lodge, (Sleeps 4), four double and three twin-bedded lodges. All doubles can be converted to twins on request and vice versa.



Things to do at Imbabala Safari Lodge

The activies 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 with at Imbabala, day trips to Victoria Falls and the Chobe National Park are available at an additional charge.


Game drives go out daily from Imbabala. Guests can choose a morning, afternoon or night drive to get their fill of the wonderful game viewing that is available here.  All drives are conducted in open-backed 4x4 vehicles that are suited to the terrain and are perfect to afford the best views of the game. Guests will enjoy either morning tea, coffee & snacks or evening drinks & snacks depending on which drive they are on.



Imbabala offers guests the chance to experience a walking safari. Your professional guide will show you some of the large and small wildlife of our private concession area, highlighting species that might get missed if on a drive. The chance to get up close and personal with the larger species is also very exciting and who can ever forget their first elephant encounter while walking.



All guests at Imbabala can go on either morning or afternoon Zambezi River Safaris on the pontoon boat. Often being treated to the sight of wildlife at the water's edge and water-loving birdlife, this is a popular activity and also often provides incredible African Zambezi sunset photo opportunities.



Wildlife at Imbabala Safari Lodge

Imbabala offers the chance to unwind but also some of the most amazing game viewing and bird watching in the region, in the seclusion of a private National Parks concession. The 5,000 acre concession has 14 kilometers of private Zambezi river frontage and borders the Chobe Forest Reserve, which is renowned for its massive Elephant population.

Imbabala Safari Lodge Rates

Our fully inclusive rates are not just about the level of accommodation or the thread count of the linen. They encompass elements that cannot be counted or measured, such as exclusive access to 5,000 acre of Africa’s best wildlife areas. This creates a unique sense of seclusion, comfort, privacy and space. In turn, your presence helps us in the conservation of these areas.

Imbabala Safari Lodge offers a fully inclusive rate.

Our rates include:

• Accommodation

• All meals

• Twice daily scheduled camp activities

• Park fees

• All local drinks

• Laundry

Our rates exclude:

• Scheduled charter flights

• Premium imported brands

• Champagne




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