Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

Safari Lodge | Lake Kariba | Zimbabwe Tucked away on the shores of Lake Kariba, Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is a luxurious retreat that provides guests with the ultimate African safari experience. It is centrally located in one of Zimbabwe's untamed wilderness areas and offers guests private and intimate wildlife experiences.

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The lodge offers breathtaking panoramic views of the lake and nearby mountains.

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Rating | Luxury

Highlights & What to Expect

  • Enjoy exhilarating game drives with skilled guides to view wildlife like elephants, lions, and hippos.
  • Savor tranquil cruises and breathtaking scenery while spotting birds and other wildlife.
  • Excellent fishing opportunities are available, with tiger fish and bream the most popular quarry.
  • Experience Tonga culture and traditions through visits to nearby villages and interactions with locals.
  • Over 350 bird species are found in the area, making Bumi Hills an excellent birding destination.
  • Guests can take a scenic helicopter flight over Lake Kariba and the surrounding area for a bird's-eye view of the breathtaking scenery.

Location & Setting

Bumi Hills is perched atop a hill with a panoramic view of Lake Kariba. The building materials used to construct the property, like thatch and stone, are all locally sourced and perfectly complement the area's natural beauty. The lodge's architecture is influenced by African culture and features elaborate decorations and designs that highlight the area's history. It provides the ideal balance of luxury, rest, and adventure.


The lodge has ten spacious suites designed to offer spectacular lake views. The rooms are tastefully decorated and furnished with all modern conveniences like air conditioning, full bathrooms, and private balconies. The suites are spacious, each with a king-size bed, a mini-bar, and a lounge area. African art and regional crafts highlight Zimbabwe's rich cultural heritage.


The pool that overlooks Lake Kariba is a welcome respite from the heat of summer. A fully furnished gym caters to the fitness-conscious, and the local spa offers rejuvenating treatments like massages and facials. The lodge provides a range of activities, including game drives, birdwatching, and fishing. Children are entertained at Ngwana Club, which educates kids through nature walks, arts and crafts projects, and cooking classes. The lodge also provides memorable sunset cruises.







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Sunset Cruises


Game Drives

Bush Dining

Bird Watching

Bush Walks

Water Safari

Culture Tours