Overview of Tamarind Lodge

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Water slide
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens
Flat-screen TV
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

Tamarind Lodge

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Explore the area

    AirportKariba (KAB)12 min drive
    Popular LocationKariba Dam25 min drive
    Popular LocationSiavonga Market35 min drive
    Popular LocationKaliolio Crocodile Farm36 min drive

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Chalet, 6 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 Double Beds and 4 Large Single Beds

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Large Single Beds

Chalet, 1 Bedroom

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Large Single Bed

House, Multiple Bedrooms (occupancy 24 pax)

  • Sleeps 20
  • 20 Large Single Beds

Chalet, 4 Bedrooms

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Double Beds

Shared Dormitory (60 Beds)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area


Tamarind Lodge is located in Kariba. Local points of interest include Kariba Dam, Kaliolio Crocodile Farm, and Siavonga Market.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kariba Dam - 25 min drive
  • Siavonga Market - 35 min drive
  • Kaliolio Crocodile Farm - 36 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • On-site dining venue – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Reservations required.
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About this property

Tamarind Lodge

Hotel in Kariba with 3 outdoor pools and restaurant
This hotel features 3 outdoor pools, a restaurant and a conference centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 25 rooms offer free WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Rainfall showerheads and showers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Tamarind Lodge offers 25 forms of accommodation. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead. This Kariba hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

3 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a waterslide.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:30 AM: USD 16 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Laundry facilities
  • Water slide


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference centre


  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Linens


  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in from 1:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: USD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 10 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Tamarind Lodge Kariba
Hotel Tamarind Lodge Kariba
Kariba Tamarind Lodge Hotel
Tamarind Kariba
Hotel Tamarind Lodge
Tamarind Lodge Hotel
Tamarind Lodge Kariba
Tamarind Lodge Hotel Kariba

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Tamarind Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Tamarind Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Tamarind Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Tamarind Lodge?
As of 21 Jan,2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Tamarind Lodge on 22 Jan,2021 start from SG$139, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Tamarind Lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools.
Is Tamarind Lodge pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Tamarind Lodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Tamarind Lodge?
Check-in is from 1:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Tamarind Lodge?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Does Tamarind Lodge provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 10 per person, one-way, applies.
Where is Tamarind Lodge located?
Situated in Kariba, this hotel is 8 mi (12.9 km) from Kariba Dam and 12.3 mi (19.9 km) from Kaliolio Crocodile Farm. Siavonga Market is 12.7 mi (20.5 km) away.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 2 out of 4 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 4 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 4 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 4 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 4 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness
They should consider putting some towels, soap and shampoos etc in chalets.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Comfortable accommodation with helpful staff. The cottages are particularly nice. Absence of working onsite generator a problem if municipal electricity is not available. I would certainly stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property is modern.Air con in place. Great swimming pools for kids. The proprty well maintained.Amazing!!!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

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