If Tripadvisor has 6 stars I would give Bumi Hills 6/5!
My husband and I stayed at Bumi Hills for two days, it was breathtaking experience. We enjoyed game boat and drive looking for wild animals. We were fortunate to have a room with a view to Lake Kariba. I had a spa treatment there, it was fantastic.
A huge commitment to the chef who have cooked all three meals a day. All members of staff were extremely friendly and helpful. They have gone for an extra mile!
I wish I could stay there for more nights, I will definitely highly recommend my family and friends to visit this place. I just saw the newspaper this morning that Bumi Hills are planning to launch cruise boathouse - I will definitely come back for that! I have emailed to Justine (Sale team) about boat house for further information.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Bumi Hills Safari Lodge and Spa boasts one of Africa’s finest wilderness locations with an elevated position on a range of remote hills overlooking the vastness of Lake Kariba. Bumi is situated near the North Eastern border of the Matusdona National Park and is easily accessible by light aircraft and boat, allowing you to be swiftly transported into paradise without the stress of a long journey. The safari lodge has a total of 10 rooms, all with views over Lake Kariba. All rooms are premium rooms with balconies and uninhibited views over Lake Kariba. There are garden rooms available too, reserved for guides and tour leaders, with slated terraces, set a little way back behind and on a level above the premium rooms. Taking centre stage is the beautiful infinity pool that seems to blend endlessly into the lake horizon. The pool is surrounded by intimate wine and dining terraces on different levels. The lodge interiors have been beautifully finished in a fusion of contemporary western and African styles. Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is situated on an extensive wildlife conservation area. Bumi Hills is home to lion, leopard, big herds of elephant and buffalo, as well as a multitude of different plains game. Guests can indulge in superb fishing in the lake waters surrounding the safari lodge with bream and the fighting tiger fish in abundance. Birding and cultural experiences (with the rich local Tonga culture) also abound. Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is a dream wedding destination – an incredible setting for a small, intimate event (maximum of 46 pax) whilst enjoying special time with family and friends surrounded by Lake Kariba and a myriad of wildlife! ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Bumi Hills Safari Hotel Kariba