by Wilderness Safaris
located in Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe
Chikwenya Camp is situated on the eastern boundary of Mana Pools National Park, Chikwenya looks out over an open floodplain and the broad Zambezi River, with a backdrop provided by the mountains of the Rift Valley escarpment.
The seven-tented camp (including two family units) is surrounded by a dense forest of albida and Natal mahogany trees, which provide deep shade in the heat of the day. The tents perch on low wooden decks and pine walkways link them to the raised main area.
En-suite tents facilities comprising an indoor shower, outdoor shower, indoor bath, single basin vanity and separate toilet, canvas blinds that roll up and down for all weather conditions, luggage rack, electronic safe, ceiling fan, mosquito net, indoor lounge area, during winter months hot water bottles and extra blankets are provided, tea and coffee making facilities, veranda with a private outdoor sunken deck/seating area, multi-plugs adaptor charging facilities for mobile devices with USB ports, charging facilities (available on request and prior notice essential) for the use of sleep apnoea machines (guests to provide own device, spare battery/ies, charging unit and adaptors). The family tents with private plunge pool. Each suite comprises one king size and one twin-bedded room with en-suite facilities.
The guests will enjoy several safaris as game drive, walking safari, canoe safari and boating safari.
NOTE: Chikwenya is open seasonally between 1 April and 15 November.
Reasons to stay at Chikwenya Camp?
- Lies on one of the most beautiful stretches of the lower Zambezi
- Remote, yet rich in both wildlife and experiences
- Protein-rich albida pods attract many species, particularly elephant, during the dry season