Mfuwe Lodge

South Luangwa National Park

Award-winning safari lodge set in the most prolific game area of the park, and famous for the elephants wandering right through the reception.


Around the edges of two lagoons shaded by ebony and mahogany trees, 5 minutes drive from the main entrance of the South Luangwa National Park.


18 thatched chalets, among them 2 suites and 3 family chalets, each with private veranda and en-suite bathroom. Facilities include a spa and a swimming pool.


Night and day game drives in 4×4 open vehicles. Walking safaris and visits to the local village on request.


The South Luangwa is home to over 60 mammal species including 2 endemic species: Thornicroft’s giraffe and Cookson’s wildebeest. The park is renowned for its high leopard concentration. Lion, spotted hyena and a good number of African wild dog are also present. The Luangwa River is densely populated by hippo and crocodile. More than 400 bird species have been identified.


The award-winning hospitality and service, as well as the perfect setting over the lagoons and close to the park entrance. The South Luangwa and the stunning Luangwa Valley, kingdom of elephants, hippos and leopards. The elephants, unusual guests of the reception especially in November, and the abundant wildlife of the Mfuwe area.