Kazile island lodge

Kazile together with its sister lodge Nambwa are the only lodges to be uniquely situated within the Bwabwata National Park. The Lodge offers ten Meru tents nestled within a Mangosteen forest. The tents overlook the Kwando River as well as the expansive floodplains between the Island and the famous Horseshoe Bend. Kazile Island is a special paradise that can only be reached by boat. Here, herds of buffalo and elephant traverse the wet Zambezi landscape.

Sitatunga, an elusive aquatic antelope, are often spotted along the floodplains and marshes. Fall in love with this enigmatic corner of Namibia as the sun rises over the tree canopies. Enjoy the sounds of birds chirping from your tent, explore the waterways and absorb the ambiance of this beautiful wilderne

Situated on a private island adjacent to the famous Horseshoe bend in Bwabwata National Park

On the banks of the Kwando River and it’s floodplains in the heart of KAZA, the acclaimed Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Area

Accessible from Kazile Campsite approximately 12km from Kongola off the new tar road between Kongola and the Linyanti

From Kazile Campsite a short 5 minute boat cruise to the lodge

ACCOMMODATION

11 tented suites with 2 single beds 

2 Guide/Pilot tents

The Lodge can accommodate 22 guests

TENTED ROOM DETAILS & AMENITIES

Meru Style Tents raised above the ground on wooden platforms

En-Suite bathroom with Shower

Fans in all tents

220V European two pin plug points for charging equipment

Outside viewing deck

Personal laptop safe

Complimentary in-room mineral water

LODGE AMENITIES

Wifi accessible at the main area

All major credit cards accepted

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Boat Cruises on the Kwando River

Game Drives in the Bwabwata National Park

Guided bush walks with one of our experienced guides

Visits to the Craft Market

ACCESS BY AIR

Immelman landing strip (no floats)

Co-ordinates S 17° 46’ 500” E 023° 18’ 300”

Length of runway 1300 meters

Directions 00927ACCESS BY ROAD

GPS coordinates are: 17°54’11.80”S 23°19’00.70”E

Road transfers are available from Vic Falls, Livingstone, Kasane and Katima (Rates on request)

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Directions

Kazile Island Lodge is located approximately 1114 km northeast of Windhoek.• To reach the lodge, visitors take the B1 from Windhoek to and until Otavi.• At Otavi, turn right on the B10 and go northeast until Rundu.• At Rundu, go east on the B8.• Pass the Kongola Police Checkpoint.• At Kongola, turn right into the C49.• The lodge is approximately 12 km south of Kongola.• You continue on the C49, until you reach the Samudumu Campsite Sign. • You will not require a 4X4 for the 2 km dirt road to the Kazile Campsite. Your car can be parked safely at the Kazile Campsite. A short 5-minute boat cruise along the Kwando River will take you to Kazile Island Lodge

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