Sausage Tree Camp sits at the confluence of the picturesque Chifungulu Channel and the Zambezi River in the heart of the Lower Zambezi National Park in Zambia. encompassing narrow channels and reeded islands teeming with game, this exclusive and award-winning safari camp offers spectacular game viewing opportunities, unsurpassed luxury accommodation, impeccable service, and sumptuous cuisine.
The camp boasts eight luxury canvas suites that are positioned in the shade of mature sausage and mahogany trees. Each tented suite has its own personal butler to attend to the needs of the guests during their stay.
There are 7 Luxury Suites that feature a spacious bedroom, a comfortable lounge area, an en-suite bathroom with double vanities, bathtub and open-air shower, mosquito netting, a writing desk, and a private wooden deck complete with patio furniture, loungers, plunge pool and views of the river.
Kigelia House is ideal for families and small groups with two spacious en-suite bedrooms, a private open-fronted lounge, bar and dining area, and a large private deck complete with patio furniture, loungers, plunge pool and views of the river.
The camp facilities include a central dining, lounge and bar area; outdoor boma, swimming pool, and a viewing deck offering spectacular views of the river.
Sausage Tree Camp is well-equipped with game viewing vehicles as well as boats and canoes, affording guests safari activities both on land and on the water. Activities are tailor-made as per requests, with expert guides available to accompany guests on day or night game drives, bush walks, boat cruises, canoeing along the Chifungulu Channel, or tiger fishing in the Zambezi River
Sausage Tree Camp is unfenced, and elephant, hippo and buffalo are seen in camp daily. Guests frequently spot lion, leopard, wild dogs, hyena, waterbuck, zebra, impala, bushbuck and kudu during their stay. A honey badger is seen in camp regularly in the early hours of the morning, and resident porcupines scurry through the undergrowth beneath the Mahogany trees in the late evenings.
The area offers magnificent bird watching, with around 500 species, varying from waders along the water’s edge, to wattle eyes in the escarpment woodlands. Interesting species include the large wading Saddle-billed stork; the tiny, bright Red-billed, firefinch; graceful bee-eaters; the African skimmer with its uniquely yellow-tipped red bill; and the darkly shimmering Amethyst sunbird.
Sausage Tree Camp is ideal for solo explorers, couples, and families looking for a luxury safari getaway.
Private Guide/Vehicle, Accommodation, Meals, Beverages, Laundry, Internal Park Transfers, Safari Activities, Fishing & Butler
Closed between December and March
Privately-owned and fully independent, our core aim is to ensure the smoothest safari experience possible with 24/7 support.
Tailor-made, full service itineraries including flights, transfers, car hires and any extras at no extra cost to you.
Enjoy complete financial protection. We are fully accredited and bonded, any money paid to us receives a third-party guarantee.
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