When visiting Chiawa Game Management Area, you will be enchanted by Ricardo’s little piece of paradise: 9 luxury stone-and-thatch chalets nestled in lush green vegetation. Overlooking Kanyemba Island, the lodge is ideal for water-based activities ranging from canoeing to boating, not to mention fishing. Whether sitting on your private veranda with a book or taking a dip in the lodge’s pool, the Zambezi River will be part and parcel of your experience. Walking down the stone paths, you will come across the restaurant and bar area where your host’s deep passion for food translates into a memorable meal nearby the mango tree. The batik décor here echoes the tasteful wooden furnishing of the suites. The chalets were constructed with natural materials so as to let them blend in effortlessly in their surroundings.