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Siavonga Travel Guide

Very Much Impressed - the place is real refreshing and a very suitable place for hard working people to come and destress after working hard. its vegetation is out of this world. the lake is so beautiful

sikhosiphi michael ndlovu
South Africa

Siavonga? Depends on What You're Looking For - Located on the Zambian side of Lake Kariba, Siavonga is the poor sister to its counterpart across the lake in Zimbabwe. There are a small number of resorts that dot the shoreline, overlooking sweeping views of the lake and offering a peaceful refuge from what was likely a long and arduous drive. No matter which side you're on, this man-made lake is beautiful, a literal oasis in the bush, especially in the hot dry winter months. That said, getting in and out of Siavonga is a constant reminder of where you are: Zambia is a country where the vast majority live on less than R8 per day. This poverty cannot be missed as you wind your way down into Siavonga Town on a dusty road surrounded by huts and shacks. In essence, real Africa will likely back right up to your hotel as you pass through the gates to a resort that shelters guests from what exists outside the walls. As a result, your time in Siavonga will likely be limited to what your hotel provides in terms of food, tours, boats, etc. Sheltered resorts in a developing country are hardly unique to Zambia, however, those who choose to vacation in Lake Kariba have two choices - scruffy Siavonga or its well developed competition, Kariba, just a short drive across the border in Zimbabwe. Siavonga is the cheaper of the two options, but it will never let you forget that you are living lavishly in an impoverished community that subsists outside the gates. So should you go to Siavonga? It depends on what you're looking for in your Africa vacation.

Sarah Diefendorf
United States of America
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from R960
1 night, 2 adults

Lake Kariba Inns

Sleeps 156 Siavonga Safari in Siavonga

Lake Kariba Inns, with its spectacular views, nestles in a hillside overlooking Lake Kariba. It has...

from R5,700
1 night, 2 adults

Takamaka Houseboat

Sleeps 8 Siavonga Houseboat in Siavonga

Lake Kariba's Takamaka Houseboat is a spacious and child-friendly houseboat, with all cabins featuri...

from R1,300
1 night, 2 adults

Lake Safari Lodge

Sleeps 171 Siavonga Lodge in Siavonga

Lake Safari Lodge is an extensive complex with lodge accommodation on the shores of Lake Kariba in Z...

from R1,276
1 night, 2 adults

Manchinchi Bay Lodge

Sleeps 80 Siavonga Lodge in Siavonga

Manchinchi Bay Lodge is the ideal holiday location, situated in the heart of the African continent a...

from R928
1 night, 2 adults

Fresh View Homes

Sleeps 42 Siavonga Guest House, Siavonga Lodge, Siavonga Bed and Breakfast in Siavonga

Fresh View Homes offer comfortable accommodation situated on the shores of the beautiful Lake Kariba...

Accommodation near Siavonga

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R8,800
1 night, 2 adults

Karibeer Houseboat

Sleeps 12 Lake Kariba Houseboat in Lake Kariba
2.21km from Siavonga

The Karibeer is a comfortable, spacious and family friendly pontoon houseboat. This double-decked h...

from R240
1 night, 2 adults

Eagles Rest Resort

Sleeps 236 Lake Kariba Lodge in Lake Kariba
4.01km from Siavonga

Set in four hectares of some of Africa's most beautiful countryside, the resort is nestled in a secl...

from R1,740
1 night, 2 adults

Baobab Lodge

Sleeps 16 Kariba Lodge, Kariba Self-catering in Kariba
7.45km from Siavonga

Baobab Lodge is strategically and uniquely located on the Mica Point hilltop and offers exclusive an...

from R3,945
1 night, 2 adults

Hornbill Lodge

Sleeps 12 Kariba Safari in Kariba
7.57km from Siavonga

Hornbill Lodge is an intimate lodge located in Mica Point near Lake Kariba. The lodge offers comfort...

from R2,947
1 night, 2 adults

Caribbea Bay Sun

Sleeps 295 Kariba Resort in Kariba
10.99km from Siavonga

A short drive from the town, on the shore of the lake, is a sight more in keeping with the blue wate...

from R3,829
1 night, 2 adults

Harry's Getaway - Kariba Houseboat

Sleeps 8 Lake Kariba Self-catering in Lake Kariba
11.73km from Siavonga

If cruising along the quiet waters of Lake Kariba, while spotting land and water based animals and a...

from R10,187
1 night, 2 adults

Return to Eden Houseboat

Sleeps 12 Lake Kariba Houseboat in Lake Kariba
11.84km from Siavonga

Return to Eden is a large and spacious open-air pontoon-type houseboat. The boat has six double cab...

from R9,862
1 night, 2 adults

Baobab Houseboat

Sleeps 6 Lake Kariba Self-catering, Lake Kariba Houseboat in Lake Kariba
11.98km from Siavonga

Boabab Houseboat is a spacious and luxurious self-catering houseboat on Lake Kariba, the world's lar...

from R5,337
1 night, 2 adults

What A Pleasure Houseboat

Sleeps 6 Kariba Houseboat in Kariba
11.98km from Siavonga

What A Pleasure Houseboat is 65-foot pontoon located on the shore of Lake Kariba. It is child friend...

from R60,333
1 night, 2 adults

Zambezi Trader

Sleeps 50 Kariba Houseboat in Kariba
13.48km from Siavonga

The Zambezi Trader is a luxury passenger ship situated on one of Africa’s most beautiful lakes, Lake...