Zambezi Sands River Camp


  • Lazy days on the banks of the Zambezi River.
  • Enjoy both land and water activities during your stay.
  • One hour away from Victoria Falls in the Zambezi Game Reserve.
  • Watch wildlife by the river from your deck.
  • Track animals on foot with your experienced guide.
  • Good food and great hospitality.

Open:  Zambezi Sands is open all year.

Location: The lodge is situated in the western reaches of the Zambezi game reserve, on the river banks.  It's about 1 hour from Victorial Falls by road and 1.5 hours by boat. 

Rooms:  There are 10 large bedouin style tents comprising 7 twins and 3 doubles. Facilities include fans, hot drink station, minibar, bathroom with bath and outdoor shower, lounge area and an extensive deck featuring a plunge pool overlooking the river. 

Activities:  One free to Vic Falls during our stay, game drives, walking safaris, sunset cruise, kayaking and fishing  

Facilities:   The central area is a tented structure built on stilts on the river bank. Open to the front it has stunning river views. Here you will find the dining room, lounge and bar. There is a spacious deck overlooking the river and a sunken firepit. There's a pop-up spa. A laundry service is available free of charge.

Dining:   The food at Zambezi Sands is excellent, with three course meals being served at dinner. Meals are served communally, inside or outside depending on the weather.  Private dining on your tent deck can be arranged for special occassions. 

Children:  Children aged 7 years and older are welcome. They should be kept under supervision at all times.

Health:  This is a malarial area.

Communication:  There is free Wi-Fi in the main area. You may get sporadic mobile phone signal, but don't rely on this.   

Notes:   Zambezi Sands has no money exchange or credit card facility.

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