Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma

Zambia | Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma is built on a dramatic bend of the Zambezi River in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, just twelve kilometres upstream from the world-famous Victoria Falls.

Named after Dr. David Livingstone’s faithful friends Sussi and Chuma, the lodge is located in one of the most beautiful parts of the Zambezi amidst Jackalberry trees and Phoenix palms, providing unrivaled views and exclusivity. 

Guest accommodation consists of twelve luxury tree-houses, built into the canopy of majestic ebony trees lining the river bank and connected by wooden walkways. Facilities include air conditioning, ensuite facilities with a bathtub, private viewing deck, mini-bar, mosquito nets, overhead fans, and a hairdryer.

The two Chuma Houses offer a spacious lounge and dining room area, outdoor deck, and private plunge pool. Facilities include air conditioning, mosquito nets, a hairdryer, room safe, and a minibar. Ensuite facilities include a bath and an indoor shower.

The main lodge building features a raised bar, lounge area and deck, open-air dining area, curio shop, and swimming pool. Revitalising spa treatments are also available from the treatment room overlooking the Zambezi. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the main areas of Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma. Electricity supply is a combination of a silent packed generator and battery system.

Activities included are game drives, walking safaris, canoeing on the Zambezi, a tour of Victoria Falls, a sundowner cruise, local school & village tour, and fishing.