Lake Kariba – Zambia - Private Island & Lakeside Fishing Lodge - US$975,000 - 600 Acres of unspoilt African Magic!
Situated in the beautiful, tranquil Lake Kariba, this private Island has a newly renovated lodge with 6 en-suite Chalets, spacious Dining Room, Kitchen, Store, swimming pool, all on the eastern shore to take advantage of the breeze and magnificent sunrises over the lake. The chalets are all fully fitted and equipped. Accessible only by boat from the main land, it comes with 2 speed boats, a pontoon boat and 2 canoes.
Power is supplied by solar panels and a back-up generator, and hot water by means of traditional ‘donkeys’. The Island has an abundance of game including kudu, waterbuck, impala, hippo, bushbuck, crocodiles and the occasional elephant . It is also a bird watchers paradise, and the cry of the fish eagle is a regular sound. The waters around the Island abound with Bream and Tiger Fish. Themainland fishing lodge is situated on the waters’ edge, and has 3 fen-suite family chalets, each sleeping 5, a dining room, kitchen, laundry, office and swimming pool. It also has a 2 bedroom managers’ house. Power is supplied from the National grid, and there is a borehole.
There is a permanent slipway , and shaded boat / vehicle parking. Plans have been approved to build a further 7 chalets.
There are 2 vehicles - a 7 seater Mitsubishi 4x4 and an 8 seater Toyota Lucida.
The Island Lodge has been under renovation for the past two years, and has thus not been trading, but the mainland lodge has seen a number of return bookings and is the preferred lodge for a number of NGO’s and Aid organisations.
The current owners will be prepared to offer terms to a qualified purchaser.
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