Big Daddy is an 85Ft double decked very upmarket pontoon houseboat taking up to 20 passengers.  There is a crew of 3 being the Captain, Chef and Deckhand and they have their own cabins and ablutions.  There are two tender boats supplied (at no extra cost) but these boats are to be driven by the Crew of Big Daddy only.     



  • 1 x Queen “Master” cabin * En-suite Toilet * Shower * Hand Basin * Air Conditioned
  • 1 x Double Cabin * Air Conditioned
  • 3 x Twin Cabins * En-Suite Toilet * Shower * Hand Basin * Air Conditioned
  • 1 x Separate Bathroom with Toilet * Shower * Hand Basin
  • 1 x Separate Toilet
  • Saloon area with large windows * Furnished with Cane Furniture * TV with premium bouquet DSTv
  • Bar area with stools * Under-counter fridges * Surround Sound System throughout – clients to bring own I-pod.
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen * Gas Stove/Oven * Ample Fridge and Freezer Space
  • The top deck is very large, spacious and partially shaded * Dining and bar area under shaded section
  • Open sunning area with sun lounges
  • Splash pool
  • Weber braai

On-board Extras:

All linen and bedding is provided * 10 x extra mattresses provided for sleeping on the top deck * Mosquito nets are supplied * Weber braai – clients to bring own briquettes * Life Jackets * Landing Nets * Keep Nets * Square Plugs – clients to bring own adaptors * Cooler boxes supplied for fishing/game viewing trips on the tenders.


Clients to Supply:  

  • Personal toiletries such as shower gel, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrush etc.
  • Swimming Towels
  • Ice to keep drinks cold in the cooler boxes – we recommend 3-4 blocks of ice per day in the winter months and 5-6 blocks of ice per day in the summer months.
  • Adaptors for charging cell phones, cameras etc.

Moored:  Marineland Harbour, Kariba.  A car park fee of US$ 5-00 per vehicle per night and US$ 3-00 per trailer per night is charged and payable by clients on arrival at the harbour.


Boarding Time:  From 12:00 Noon onwards but before 14:30p.m.


Disembarking Time:  10:00a.m. – later times can be arranged on request.