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Spurwing Island

Kariba, Zimbabwe
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6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“bream” (8 reviews)
“game drives” (9 reviews)
“lake kariba” (10 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

If you're thinking of making a trip to Lake Kariba and considering staying at Spurwing - DO !! We have just returned from a trip to Zimbabwe and were luckily enough to choose Spurwing as a starting point before boarding our houseboat. There were 24...More

Thank woolleyram
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We spent three amazing nights at Spurwing Island, with our family and two special friends from America. We caught the Winter special, and special it was!! The staff were fantastic and nothing was ever too much for them. The food superb. The game drive was...More

1  Thank kiminzim
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Such a lovely place to have a family holiday. I have 3 very young kids ( 8month baby, 2 year old , 4 year old) and it was perfectly safe there with lovely lawns, sandy beach and a pool. The staff in particular are super...More

1  Thank Nicolle T
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Spurwing is a place to escape for a while. Not luxury, no pretensions; but great price, good food and service, competent and very friendly staff. The location is fantastic, views and sunsets gorgeous, game drives very different from the usual bush experience. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Had such a fantastic time on the island (well mainland with the lake so low). Elephants and wildlife was plentiful staff brilliant and friendly. Could not have wanted for anything and they were always there to assist. Fishing for bream was brilliant and the bream...More

Thank Graham V
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Number of rooms
  • 20
  • Location
  • Zimbabwe >
  • Mashonaland West Province >
  • Kariba
  • Also Known As
  • Spurwing Island Hotel Kariba
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"chose a chalet, bee eater was a good one"
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"Would highly recommend the chalets."
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"For kids, ask to be near the pool. For romantic couples ask for a more secluded tented/thatched room."
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