Conference Venue - Kariba

Zambezi Paddle Steamer is a premier conference venue of professional standard combining a sophisticated conference facility aboard a lake cruise on Lake Kariba

The Boat is Currently in Dry Dock and not Operational

Southern Africa's most unique tourism product operating on Lake Kariba in Northern Zimbabwe. At 180 feet long (54 meters), with 5 decks and able to accommodate up to 44 passengers in a variety of spacious air-conditioned cabins, she is the largest vessel on the lake.


Accommodation -

Deluxe cabin on the top deck with its own balcony, mini bar and en suite bathroom with bath and shower.

4 Executive cabins with wrap around windows that allow panoramic views. Each cabin has en suite bathroom with shower and has its own mini bar.

10 double cabins with en suite bathroom with shower. These cabins can be made up

E and O.E

Zambezi Paddle Steamer

40 delegates Cinema Style
20 delegates ‘U’ Shape

The modern and fully equipped conference room coupled to a unique atmosphere of old world charm, elegance and luxurious settings makes it one of the best ways of mixing business with pleasure in Africa

The Conference room/TV lounge is situated on the top Deck with its own verandah where conference facilities for up to 20 participants in 'U' shape formation with overhead projector, screen, VTR, flip charts, etc.

Zambezi Paddle Steamer can accommodate 44 delegates sharing or 22 singles

In between the think tanks and planning meetings, there is time to fish, game view, swim, play a game of darts, or just relax

The time spent on board during the day is really a 'relaxing interval' between the morning and afternoon off ship activities, while the evenings are an opportunity to sample good food, fine wine and enjoy good company, while recalling the days adventures.

On corporate or conference cruises the mid morning and mid afternoon times are normally reserved for the meetings and discussions.

Dance the night away in the main saloon and then go out on the deck and see the clear and brilliant Kariba night sky with it's unpolluted air and its incredible southern hemisphere stars.

Things to do off ship
A game viewing cruise, walk or drive will bring you 'up, close and personal' with a wide variety of animals, reptiles and birds.

A fishing expedition with our experienced and licensed coxswains can be the thrill of a lifetime!

The Ship and Its Facilities..

The main saloon with resident 3 piece band and dance floor where you can relax in air-conditioned comfort and where morning and afternoon tea/coffee is served. Many on board activities, functions and celebrations are held in this main saloon.

The Paddle Water Garden Feature
A decor feature in the main saloon adjoining the elegant stairway to the upper decks.

The Reception Area
Arriving guests are greeted with a cool refreshing drink and a warm welcome.

The Schooner Bar
Fully stocked cocktail bar where you will be served your favorite drink by experienced and friendly barmen.

Dining Saloon where a selection of fine cuisine including Halaal, vegetarian and other special food requirements are served, all prepared by a team of Chefs. A fine selection of both local and imported wines are also available.

Pool Deck
Relax on the pool deck on a sun lounger with a refreshing drink as you cruise across the lake or cool off with a dip in the plunge pool.

Promenade Deck
The upstairs Promenade Deck with its own service bar where you can play deck games or enjoy a quiet moment at sundown with a long cool drink as the Kariba sky displays its many colours

Charter flights only - Johannesburg to Kariba direct

- DC4 (50 pax max) SAA

- DC3 which carries less pax (30 max) and will be cheaper. ( Ask us for a quote)

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