Chongwe House

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Chongwe River House, Luangwa is unique two-storey, four-bedroom private house is situated on a tranquil stretch of Zambia's Chongwe River set against a beautiful mountainous backdrop

The Chongwe River House is located in the Lower Zambezi National Park of Zambia. Throughout guests' stays, dedicated staff and guiding team ensure their safari experience is relaxing, comfortable and most enjoyable.

Zambia's exquisite Chongwe River House features four bedrooms making it an ideal safari retreat for families and friends travelling together. This private house nestles on a calm stretch of the Chongwe River and features the beautiful mountainous backdrop. This safari hideaway blends naturally into the surrounding setting.

Zambia's Chongwe region is famous for its large elephants which frequently wander through the camp in search of seed pods from the winter thorn trees. The magnificent Time + Tide Chongwe Camp in Zambia is situated a 1-hour boat transfer and 20-minute safari drive transfer away from the Jeki Airstrip. This camp is located a 15-minute drive away from the Royal Airstrip for chartered flights.

A variety of exciting safari activities await travellers making for an African paradise. Guided safari drives, as well as thrilling walking safaris, can be enjoyed. Furthermore, guests may explore the rivers on boat cruises, during canoeing safaris and also head out for tiger-fishing. At the nearby Chongwe River Camp, a wildlife hide offers an ideal place for photography.

Quick facts

  • Open April to mid-November
  • 2 storey, 4 bedrooms private house
  • Generator power + limited wifi
  • A 15-minute drive from Royal Airstrip
  • Minimum age 7.


  • Great for families and friends: 4 to 8 guests
  • Large pool and lounge areas perfect for spending time together
  • Best views in the Lower Zambezi


  • Day and night safari drives
  • Walking safaris
  • Boat cruises, canoeing safari + tiger fishing
  • Sleepout Under the Stars
  • Wildlife hide.

Journeys: Time + Tide Packages

  • Classic Zambezi
  • Great Parks of Zambia
  • Two Rivers.

Lower Zambezi Flights

  • Lusaka to Jeki Airstrip ( 35 mins )
  • Mfuwe to Jeki Airstrip ( 1.5 hrs )
  • Livingstone to Jeki ( 2 hrs, direct June to Oct )
  • Livingstone to Jeki ( 2 hrs, via Lusaka )
  • Kalabo Airstrip to Jeki ( 4 hrs, via Livingstone )
  • Lusa Lusaka to Royal ( 30 mins, chartered flights only ).


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Viewing Deck

More Information on Chongwe House

FAQs about Chongwe House
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Chongwe House are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Chongwe House located?
Chongwe House is located at the following location / address: Lower Zambezi National Park.