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Zambezi Queen

2009 (renovated 2015)
46 m / 151 ft
Gross Tonnage
500 gt
8 m / 26 ft
National Parks
Victoria Falls, Chobe National Park

Ship Overview

Designed specifically for wildlife viewing, the intimate 28-passenger Zambezi Queen made her debut in one of the world’s most captivating places, Africa’s legendary Chobe River. As she drifts along the river, animals perceive no threat, affording you with once-in-a-lifetime up-close game experiences. Additionally, to ensure no harm to the environment, the eco-friendly Zambezi Queen uses a water jet propulsion system, fuel-efficient and low-emission generators, and a solar heating system. An enclosed, air-conditioned dining room, lounge and bar grace the top deck, as well as an open-air Sun Deck complete with plunge pool. Suites feature private balconies where you can enjoy unobstructed views of the river and African landscape. Throughout the day, be treated to complimentary South African wines, beer, local spirits, soft drinks and bottled water. And on one special night, enjoy an African-themed dinner with traditional dishes and entertainment.

  • Public Spaces: With panoramic floor-to-ceiling windows throughout the boat, everywhere you go you can take advantage of magnificent wildlife viewing.
  • Eco-friendly boat: To preserve its wildlife surroundings the Zambezi Queen was designed to be environmentaly friendly.
  • Impeccable Service: Our professional and friendly staff will make your cruise a truly unforgettable one.

Staterooms / Suites

  • Category MS 300 ft² / 28 m² Lower & Middle Deck
  • Category SA 235 ft² / 22 m² Lower & Middle Deck
  • Category SB 215 ft² / 20 m² Middle Deck


  • Private Balcony with Sitting Area
  • In-room temperature control and fan
  • Deluxe hotel-style bedding and oversized king beds (can also be configured as two single beds)
  • Spacious en-suite bathrooms
  • Large wardrobe, full-length mirror, hair dryer, toiletries, bathrobes and slippers
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, sliding glass doors and sliding shutters for privacy and protection from the sun
  • Outside balcony
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi and electronic safe
  • Complimentary bottled water replenished daily

Deck Plans

 Upper Deck  plan
Upper Deck
 Main Deck  plan
Main Deck
 Lower Deck  plan
Lower Deck
 Stateroom Categories  plan
Stateroom Categories


While on board the Zambezi Queen, our guests will dine in absolute opulence whilst taking in the unique African surrounds. Situated on the 3rd level, the dining room offers unobstructed views on three sides. Experience delectable dishes such as butternut and macadamia soup and fillet of beef with bordelaise sauce paired with the perfect wine.