The River Club, Victoria Falls - Livingstone, Zambia

The River Club is a Classic Camp

Steeped in history near the majestic Victoria Falls

The River Club is a charming oasis on the Zambezi River situated 18 kilometres upstream from the renowned Victoria Falls – a World Heritage Site. Overlooking the river and pods of hippo into the Zambezi National Park, the 11 luxury chalets are renowned for their spectacular views and romantic ambience. Soaked in history, the restored 1940s homestead has a comfortable lounge, dining room, library and veranda where breakfasts and teas are enjoyed. Midday meals are often served in the lush gardens spread out beneath the trees.


  • Close to the famous Victoria Falls, where adventures await
  • Each unit has an uninterrupted view of the Zambezi from both bed and bath
  • Unique Edwardian ambience: gazebo, croquet and tennis
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Some things to do at The River Club

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller
  • Explore the wonders of Victoria Falls (on the Zambian side) on a guided tour.

  • Have an adrenaline-pumping Zambezi adventure, like white water rafting, bungee jumping or jet boating.

  • Relax at the infinity pool overlooking the river – one of the best views in the world.

Latest News From The River Club

  • The River Club - March 2010
    Apr 20, 2010

    Williams and University of Virginia Project
    Jimmy Foley from Chicago, along with sponsorship from his uncle in Ireland (who stayed at River Club in 2009), flew out to Zambia to manage and complete a number projects over a...

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  • The River Club: Simonga Village Update
    Jul 19, 2009

    The new building has a big classroom, which can take 70 pupils aged between four and six years old, a storage room and two offices.

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  • The River Club - January 2009
    Feb 8, 2009

    The Zambezi is starting to fill up quickly, and the islands in front of the Club are disappearing rapidly as the water rises. We have been seeing elephants which come over from Zimbabwe on the other side of the river to forage on the...

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ In a breathtaking location overlooking the Zambezi, a stay at this fabulous colonial era property feels like a house party with friends. Great food, varied (included) activities, but most importantly, wonderful staff and management. ”
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Reviewed by: SirCLondon, 2013.09.17