Best Houseboats On Lake KaribaZimbabwe · 8 Items · Jules Retzlaff
Handpicked by a Zimbabwe Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Best Houseboats On Lake Kariba'.
Kariba is one of the foremost tourist destinations in Zimbabwe and it is the launch pad for vacations on the Lake’s waters. A cruise experience is relaxing, as it is some old fashioned therapy; just allowing yourself to unwind while taking in beautiful surroundings. Spoil yourself with a unique experience on a houseboat. Check out our top picks of Houseboats to try.
The 'Sovereign' is a top luxury 90ft Catamaran Cruiser which was launched in June 1999. Designed and Built by Mr. Tony Turner, his many years of experience in boat building show in this boat, the attention to detail and stunning craftsmanship is second to none. She offers 10 cabins all en suite and fully air conditioned, as well as a stunning bar / salon area which offers air conditioning and a... More info
Floating down Lake Kariba, Navistar is a very comfortable and practical vessel and the splash pool at the rear deck becomes a walk around pool and is a feature of the vessel. The crew are extremely competent and experienced Navistar can take a maximum of 14 people, there are three cabins, one main one, and two smaller ones. The dining area and serving table is open and spacious, overlooking th... More info
The Umbozha All cabins en-suite3 x family cabins each with a double bed & 2 adult bunk beds2 x twin + 2 bunks (suits 4 single adults)2 x double bedded cabins 2 x master cabins queen sized beds Fully air-conditioned throughout Total pax in cabins: 28 pax Other sleeping possibilities for large family 'group travel' where group members are happy to use the reception areas and outdoor daybeds: ... More info
2 x twin bedded cabins en-suite1 x twin bedded cabin with bathroom opposite2 x double bedded cabins en-suite2 x double bunk children's cabins, these branch off from the main double en-suite cabins creating family cabins. Fully air-conditioned throughoutTotal in cabins: 14 paxOther sleeping possibilities for a family group traveling together who don'tmind using the reception areas:In the main... More info
Shikra is a neat pontoon houseboat that can accommodate up to 30 people. It has ten luxurious cabins; all of them are ensuite and air conditioned. Six cabins are doubles and four cabins have twin beds which can be converted to queen size. Each cabin comes with Pullman bunk that can sleep an adult or child (additional bedding). The boat is equipped with a bar, swimming pool, a braai stand, a lar... More info
The Zambezi Trader is a luxury passenger ship situated on one of Africa's most beautiful lakes, Lake Kariba on the Zambezi River between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Its waters provide enthusiasts with phenomenal fishing with its southern shore offering stunning savannah wilderness teaming with magnificent game, from frisky impala to the indomitable elephant. The Zambezi Trader can carry up to 150 gues... More info
Liberty Bell is an up-market boat that is beautifully furnished and practically fitted out. There are two forward cabins each with double bed and en-suite shower, toilet and wash hand basin. There are two rear cabins each have two single beds plus an en-suite shower, toilet and wash hand basin. She has an air conditioned dining room which is usually used for dinner. The dining room is also equi... More info
The Zambezi Cruise safaris are a unique way to enjoy the beauty of the gorgeous Lake Kariba, this unique vacation is a perfect for groups of friends and loved ones. The Dunhu Ramambo fleet provides a fully catered vessel that will be your home as you glide over the waters. The houseboats (Shikra, Karabezi & Umbozha)are equipped with luxurious cabins which are air-conditioned, have com... More info