A lovely new lodge perfect for family getaways!!!

RATES 2023

VALID October 2023 - March 2024

FULLY INCLUSIVE RATES - Per person sharing per night

Adults $170 per person per night

Children 6 - 12 years $95 per person per night

Children under 6 years $60 per person per night

Extra Mattress for children $75

Includes:  Accommodation, Daily brunch, High Tea & Dinner (Fixed menu), 1 x activity per day (Walking safari or Game viewing), Early morning & Evening tea/coffee, VAT, Bed levies, Service Charges, Drinking water in room fridge.

Excludes:  Bar, activities not mentioned, laundry

Rooms consist of:

Blue Duiker

Double bed with shower



Family room with king size bed plus 1 x single bed with bath & shower

Space for 2 x extra mattresses on request



2 Rooms - 1 with queen size bed, 1 with 2 x single beds

Shared bathroom with shower



Family room with double bed plus 2 x 3/4 beds with shower

Space for 2 x extra mattresses on request



Double plus single room with shower


About the Lodge:

Firefly Lodge Zambia caters for 16 people (up to 20 Max) with 1 double room chalet, 4 en-suite family chalets and a family suite comprising 2 bedrooms with a shared bathroom. In addition to 2 central areas, there is a dining room, swimming pool plus a bar, braai and "fire pit" area to spend a moon lit night listening to the choir of animal sounds. As the dawn breaks, share an early morning coffee on your own private balcony, as the sun rises in all its splendour, awakening the African Bush.



All activities are weather dependent and cannot be guaranteed.

No refunds/compensation are applicalbe to weather affected activities.

Wi-fi/mobile phone coverage is intermittent and may not be available.

The lodge operates on Solar Power, and recharging of batteries/use of hairdryers is during daylight - please refer to the web-site.

Non smoking policy inside the buildings




Drinks Fridge

Short distance two way radio for emergency use only

Private balconies


Mosquito nets

Tea/Coffee delivered early morning and evening to private balcony


Communal Lounge and Balcony

Swimming pool

Cash Bar

Dinning room



Activities: All activities listed are guided.

  • Horse walking trail ride

        Minimum age 6, riders weight restriction applies, riding hats compulsory

        30 Minutes - ZMW250    &    90 Minutes - ZMW600

  • Shooting Range

        Pellet rifle – 10 pellets per shoot


  • Tractor/Cattle cart ride

    Minimum number 2

    ZMW300 per child

  • Child fishing

        Make rod, catch, prepare fish and cook

        Max 3 fish/child


  • Child treasure hunt/Map reading

        Minimum number 2

        ZMW200 per child

  • Bush Walk Adult or Drive - FREE
  • Mountain Bicycle Trail ride

        Own bike - ZMW180 per hour.  Thereafter ZMW90 per hour or part thereof

        Lodge bike - ZMW300 per hour.  Thereafter ZMW90 per hour or part thereof

        Minimum number 2 per trail

        Minimum age 10

        Riding helmet compulsory

  • Painting

        Includes: canvas, brush, paints

        Minimum 2 people

        ZMW500 per person


Lusaka to Lodge / vehicle (maximum 4 guests) one way U$D295

Mumbwa to Lodge /vehichle (maximum 4 guests) one way U$D80 + 10% service charge, if applicable.


Clients organising own transport and wishing to accomodate their driver.

U$D20 per night

Included:  Accommodated within lodge staff accommodation, communal ablution block, self catering.

Excluded:  All lodge facilities


Self-contained accommodation

(Kitchenette/ en-suite shower, WC)

U$D100 per night

Included:  Food

Excluded:  Drinks, activities and lodge facilities 


Only 30km from Mumbwa town and 3.5 hours from Lusaka.

Firefly Lodge is located on 1100 Ha of private conservancy land.
Approximately 30km from Kafue National Park in Zambia.

Directions to Firefly Lodge from Lusaka via Mumbwa town.
Leave Lusaka in a westerly direction on the M9 tar road for 150km. Take the
turnoff on the right for Mumbwa town for approximately 4km until you reach
the roundabout where you turn LEFT.

Please be aware that there are no fuel stations on the road so fill up while you can in Mumbwa. Drive down the dirt road for 1km past the small local shops/Kiosks, fruit and veg sellers and turn RIGHT (Red Firefly sign on your left) onto the Kasempa Road. Set your odometer to 0 and travel 30km along the dirt road which can be a little challenging. You will have come to a crossroads with signs for Amatheon on your right and CORRIE and a Red FIREFLY LODGE sign on your left. Turn left along the dirt road ( and drive for 300m to the Y junction where you bear LEFT for +/_3km until you reach a T junction where you bear RIGHT. 1km later you will be at FIREFLY main Gate where our Game Scouts will receive you.

1. Red Firefly signs are posted along the way to assist after turning off the main Kasempa dirt road.
2. Wi-fi and telephone signals are intermittent along the dirt roads.

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