Sausage Tree Camp

An elegant tented lodge in a stunning setting on the banks of the Zambezi River in the heart of the Lower Zambezi National Park.

Sausage Tree has recently (2018) been refurbished with the tented rooms being essentially re-built, and this was just what was needed to elevate the property to a genuine luxury status. The location of the camp is wonderful, with the river and its islands to the fore, and the Zambian escarpment visible towering over the park to the west. Sausage Tree is an established property and offers a high standard of service across the board, with a particular bonus being private safari vehicles for each group of guests. The spacious new rooms, lovely swimming pool and private guiding certainly make Sausage Tree stand out as one of the best luxury products in the Lower Zambezi.


The camp was completely rebuilt in 2018 and now boasts a contemporary décor throughout. Accommodation is for 18 guests in seven luxurious tented suites and one family suite called ‘Kigelia House’. Each of the seven suites consists…


The Lower Zambezi National Park follows the northern banks of the mighty Zambezi River and offers a wonderful mix of miombo, mopane and acacia woodland interspersed with open plains and thick riverine forest…


Sausage caters for children 8 years and older, though walking and canoeing require children to be 12 years and older and the Lower Zambezi as a destination is better suited to older children. Kigelia House is an awesome family…

Conservation & community

Sausage Tree Camp support Conservation Lower Zambezi (CLZ) who work to protect their wildlife and natural environment through community and conservation led efforts.
They are also members of Pack for a Purpose…

Location Lower Zambezi National Park
Access Scheduled or Charter flight into Jeki airstrip
Open April to November
Pricing £££££
Camp Style Luxury tented Lodge
Focus Big game / Birding / Zambezi Experience
Children 8 Years +
Activities Game drives (day and night) / Walking / Boating / Canoeing / Fishing
Vehicles Open
Maximum Guests on Vehicle Exclusive vehicle for each booking, maximum 8 guests
Private Vehicle Options Automatic for each group of guests
Off-road Driving Yes (for special sightings)
Number of Rooms 7 suites and Kigelia House
Family Accommodation Two bedroomed Kigelia House
Bathroom Flush toilet / Plumbed basin / Indoor and outdoor plumbed showers / Bath
Power for charging In room
Lighting Solar
Hairdryer Not possible
Heating/Cooling Ceiling fans
Room Safe No
Laundry Service Complimentary
Communication in room No
Wi-Fi Communal areas
Mobile Reception No
Swimming Communal pool / Individual plunge pools
Wellness No
Dining Style Communal and private
Drinks Included House drinks
Credit Cards Not accepted