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Zungulila Bushcamp

About Zungulila Bushcamp, South Luangwa

Set back in a mahogany forest, Zungulila Bushcamp is a charming and peaceful bushcamp with an old African essence, built in a remote area of South Luangwa National Park.

The camps slightly elevated position overlooks the expansive Hippo Pools Plain - an untamed plain dotted with natural springs, popular with an abundance of thirsty game.

The spacious tented camp is provides a more intimate experience, with just 4 guest tents set amongst the unspoilt wilderness.

Lodge Details

Style

A remote and intimate classic tented bush camp.

Setting

The camp is set in South Luangwa National Park with stunning views of the Kapamba River and the unspoilt wilderness that surrounds it.

Accommodation & Facilities

The 4 classic Meru style tents are set on concrete platforms with thatch roofs and feature a private deck with sunken plunge pool. Rooms are spacious and feature some nicely carved rosewood furniture and traditional African colours. All tents are en-suite with hot and cold running water (solar powered), a flush toilet and plenty of toiletries to keep you going. Showers are outdoors, a truly wonderful experience.
The main area is thatched, walled on 3 sides by waist high reeds, the 4th side provides spectacular open views and the dining area is underneath a huge mahogany tree. There is a sunken deck featuring a boma, with wonderful views over the Kapamba River and Muchinga Escarpment as well as a roaring campfire to share the days adventure over.

Dining

The delicious food has a hearty home-cooked feel, the camp is all inclusive.

Activities

The main activity here is walking safaris, usually in locations near the camp. There is the occasional game drive, however strictly none at night.

Child Policy

Children must be over 12. Under 12’s cannot participate in walking safaris in South Luangwa National Park, if you wish for children of this age to accompany you, the whole camp must be booked on a private basis, along with a private guide and safari vehicle. This is so under 12’s can experience game drives while you are out walking.

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