Marula Lodge is a family run lodge on the bank or the Luangwa river, bordering the South Luangwa National Park, the most densely populated (with wildlife) park in Africa.
We offer comfortable, affordable and safe accommodation, and the best service in the valley! Our staff are welcoming and more than helpful, and we try our best to cater for your every need.
Our rooms range from full board chalet accommodation including game drives, to 4-6 person sharing dorm rooms.
There is a restaurant, swimming pool, bar and open air fire pit to relax in, and fishing equipment can be made available.
Breakfast not included in the on-line rate
International: Fly to Lusaka International Airport and either transfer via 'Proflight' to Mfuwe where an airport pickup can be arranged, ($180 when booked in advance, and $20 for airport pickup) or use a local bus (much cheaper, but much more of an intense trip) to Chipata, and a local minibus taxi from Chipata to Mfuwe. (approximate price,$35)
Driving: From Lusaka take the Great East Road, heading East until you reach Chipata (clearly signposted) From Chipata take the turn off to 'Mama Rulas' and follow this road through dirt and tar sections until the Mfuwe main road is reached (the only Tar road T-Junction) where you turn right and continue until you see a large sign on the right for Marula Lodge.
Restaurant, Bar, Swimming Pool, 24 hour reception, Travel Desk/Travel Info, Bureau de Change, Free Carpark, Breakfast Not Included, 24 Hour Check In
South Luangwa National Park Main Gate
Mfuwe, Zambia View Larger Map