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African Queen Kariba Houseboat

African Queen is a well priced Lake Kariba Houseboat for 10 guests, with all Cabins having lake views

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All cabins are located on the lower deck and are comprised as follows:
Cabin 1
has a double bed
Cabin 2 has two single beds
Cabin 3 has two single beds
Cabin 4 has two sets of bunk beds (Smaller beds ideal for children).
All cabins have cupboard space and although they are not air conditioned they face outwards towards the water with good ventilation. There are two bathrooms with toilets, showers, hand basins with hot water supplied by a solar geyser. There is an additional cold shower off the Bermuda Deck

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The lower deck is enclosed - the upper deck has open and unshaded seating area with an enclosed bar and seating at the front of the boat All linen/mosquito nets/cutlery and crockery is supplied as well as a music system.
There is a fully equipped galley with gas stove and oven as well as a gas braai and wood braai
There is a small safe on the boat to lock away valuables.
Hot water is by electric geyser run from the generator.
Bath towels are provided - clients just need to bring swimming towels.

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Rates 2016 - Dry Boat Per Night

US$ 520
per night (peak season)

US$ 450
per night (off peak)

Includes houseboat hire • use of the tender boats • the services of the crew • cutlery, crockery and linen • Gas

Fuel • National Parks Fees • Parking fees • drinks - ice - bait • Catering • Gratuities

Peak dates: 19 - 22 Feb; 24 March - 03 May; 17 - 20 June; 04 Aug - 05 Sept; 14 - 31 Oct; 01 Dec - 10 Jan
Low season: 08 Jan - 18 Feb; 23 Feb - 23 Mar; 04 May - 16 June; 21 June - 03 Aug; 06 Sept- 13 Oct; 01 - 30 Nov
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Fuel - there is 50 litre diesel in the generator (uses approx. 10litre per day) and there is 50litre petrol for the 2 tender boats.
If more fuel required please request upfront
Boat Specifications
Passengers maximum of 12 (10 guests in cabins, 2 on mattresses on top deck)
Call Sign KF 599
Engine 2 Perkins Marine Diesel Engines with a cruising speed of 5 to 6 knots
Crew Captain, Chef and Deckhand with their own quarters
Tender Boats there are 2 tender boats with outboards
Mooring Breezes Marina
Cold Space 2 x large deep freezers in the galley and a large cold box on the top deck. Clients are required to provide their own ice for freezers and drinks.
Power Supply There is a 5.5kva Generator on board providing a 12v power supply for lighting, deep freezes etc.
Boarding Strictly 12 Noon / Disembarking time 09h30

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