Sahwira is a 26 meter double decked pontoon style houseboat taking up to 26 passengers.  There is a crew of 5 being the Captain, Chef and 3 x Deckhands and they have their own cabins and ablutions.  Two x 6 meter pontoon tender boats are supplied (at no extra cost) but these boats are to be driven by the crew of Sahwira only.



  • 11 x Twin/Double Cabins * En-Suite Toilet * Shower * Hand Basin * Fans
  • 2 x Executive Double Cabins on the Top Deck * En-Suite Toilet * Shower * Hand Basin * Air Conditioned
  • Please note that the air-con units do not run through the night
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen * Gas Stove/Oven * Microwave * Ample Freezer/Fridge Space
  • There are 2 x Pantries and Store Rooms
  • The top deck is very spacious and partially shaded
  • Under Cover Dining Area
  • Beautiful Bar Area with Teak Counters * Stools * Sink * Ice Machine * Under Counter Fridges
  • Sound System with AUX connection for cell phone and can take a flash stick
  • Splash Pool under Roof
  • Towards the front of the top deck is an open area ideal for sun-bathing

On-board Extras:

All linen and bedding is provided * Mosquito nets are supplied * Gas Braai * Gym with Limited Equipment * Landing Nets * Keep Nets * Life Jackets * Cleaning materials are provided * 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 and first aid kits
  • 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 (round and square plugs) for charging cell phones, cameras etc.

Moored:  Andora Harbour, Kariba.  No car park fee applicable.


Boarding Time:  From 12 Noon onwards but not later than 14:00hrs


Disembarking Time:  From 09:30a.m. – later times can be arranged on request.