Old Mondoro Camp


  • Intimate camp sleeping just 8 guests
  • Explore on foot and by vehicle
  • See eye to eye with wildlife from a hide
  • Enjoy afternoon tea and cake
  • Paddle a canoe on the Zambezi
  • Cosy canvas tents with 24 hour hot and cold water

Open:  Late April to Early November (Specific dates each year - please ask for details).  

Location:   On the banks of the mighty Zambezi deep in the Lower Zambezi National Park.  

Rooms:  4 luxury rooms constructed of local materials and canvas. Tents have either 1 kingsize bed or 2 singles, all with mosquito nets, and round-the-clock lighting. En-suite facilities include a hand basin, flush toilet outdoor shower and 'splash tub'. There is full hot and cold running water. Each tent has a private sun deck with a daybed.  

Activities:   Day and night game drives, guided walking safaris, canoing (water-level dependent), river safaris and fishing. 

Facilities:  The lounge and bar area has cosy sofas with an under tatch dining area. A campfire is lit at night close to the riverbank.  

Dining:  Meals are served communally out in the open or in the thatch dining area. The cuisine is a fusion of African and Euopean influences. Afternoon tea is a fixture, eaten overlooking the river wher elephants often gather, before you set out on the afternoon activity, and dinner is often served under the starry sky. 

Children:  The camp accepts children 8 years of age and over.  As the camp is unfenced, children need to be supervised at all times. 

Health: This is a malarial area.  

Communication: There is very limited mobile reception, no direct ‘phone or fax and no internet.

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Client Rating for Zambia 5/5 from 53 reviews

Another perfect place but not quite so compact as Musekese. Because of the staffing, it appeared easier to choose whether to do a boat trip or to go on a drive. Could easily return.

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