Royal
Chundu

Royal Chundu is a sanctum of quiet solitude and untouched beauty and the first Relais & Châteaux property in Zambia. The two luxurious lodges are situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, just upstream from the magnificent Victoria Falls on a 15km stretch of private waterway which is protected by two sets of rapids.

Royal Chundu is a sanctum of quiet solitude and untouched beauty and the first Relais & Châteaux property in Zambia. Our two luxurious lodges are situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, just upstream from the magnificent Victoria Falls on a 15km stretch of private waterway which is protected by two sets of rapids. Royal Chundu was created in complete harmony with its natural surroundings and embraces the tradition and geography of the area while incorporating stylish and sophisticated accommodation, world class service and sumptuous pan-African cuisine.

 

Royal Chundu is a family owned and run property that comprises two luxurious lodges on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, just upstream from the magnificent Victoria Falls. River Lodge is the larger of the two Lodges, while Island Lodge is the more exclusive. Both lodges overlook a private stretch of the Zambezi. Let the sights and sounds of Africa transfix you as you rejuvenate mind, body and spirit in this timeless place where you will wander in the backyard of David Livingstone and discover the true spirit of Africa. 

 

Accommodation at Royal Chundu:

​River Lodge

  • Larger of the two lodges.

  • 10 magnificent and spacious river-front suites.

  • Each suite has a double shower.

  • Air-conditioning and a fan.

  • Mosquito nets.

  • King size bed.

  • Complimentary WIFI.

Island Lodge

  • More private and exclusive of the two lodges.

  • Located on Katambura Private Island.

  • 4 magnificent villas at Island Lodge.

  • Large open-air bath & a glass-walled double shower.

  • Air-conditioning and a fan.

  • Mosquito net.

  • King-size, extra-length bed.

  • An infinity pool.

  • Complimentary WIFI.

 

Includes:

Accommodation, three meals daily and scheduled activities.

 

Child Policy:

Children of all ages are welcome.

Access Details:

Flying:

  • Daily flights from Johannesburg (JNB) to Livingstone (LVI) on carriers: BA, Kulula and SAA.Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat direct flights from Nelspruit (MQP/KMIA) to Livingstone (LVI) on SA Airlink.

Driving:

  • From Kazungula – Turn right to go to Livingstone and continue for about 10 km were you will see the Royal Chundu board on the right side of the road. Turn right and follow the boards to the lodge for 11km.

  • From Livingstone – Take the road to Katima Mililo (Nakatindi Road) continue for about 50km and the Royal Chundu board will be on your left hand side. Turn left and follow the boards for 11km to the lodge.

  • From Victoria Falls border post – Drive into Livingstone town (about 8km) on Mosi-oa-Tunnya road. Opposite the Shoprite Mall take the Nakatindi Road to your left. Take that road for about 50km and you will see the Royal Chundu board on your left. Turn left and follow the boards for 11km to the lodge.

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