The recently rebuilt and ungraded Puku Ridge blends style and comfort seamlessly with nature. From the elegant architectural lines to the thoughtfully outfitted game viewing vehicles and the perfectly positioned photographic hide in front of the camp’s private watering hole.
A collaboration between its new owners, Chichele Safaris, and the Cumings Family of Chiawa Camp & Old Mondoro – the reimagined Puku Ridge is situated on one of the South Luangwa National Park’s prime sites and offers unparalleled standards of hospitality and safari guiding, with a strong emphasis and record on conservation and community.
Each of Puku Ridge’s 8 luxury safari tents are set on an elevated ridge overlooking plain and woodlands, full of wildlife.
Elements from the Luangwa bush camps of old have been combined with traditional village life and authentic, local art works complement crucial creature comforts make Puku Ridge a must for any Zambian safari.
A super-king or large twin bed configuration for the ultimate sleep with air conditioning (which is a rare and welcome luxury in the Luangwa valley) and overhead fans, all within a stylish take on the mosquito net.
Ensuite facilities include a private w.c. and indoor shower plus “his & hers” washbasins and huge bathtub with view. A multi-level veranda with plunge pool overlooking the plains and wildlife, plus a tower with star bed perfect for nights under the vast African sky. Inside the luxury tents you’ll of course find a minibar with tea + coffee station, complimentary wifi, 24/7 220v power, and international charging facilities.
Address: South Luangwa National Park
Cell: +260 97 7767433 or whatsapp
GPS Coordinates: 13.1612° S, 31.7153° E