On the shores of Lake Kariba, within the Matusadona National Park in Zimbabwe, rests our magical oasis of Fothergill Island.

A place where travel dreams, rich African traditions, and colourful history combine to form a safari experience like no other. An island paradise with a beautiful transformation story, reflecting Zimbabwe’s own rebirth as a world-class conservation and tourism destination.

Fothergill Island Tented Suites

Fothergill Island comprises two separate but linked camps, consisting of 10 spacious and luxurious tented suites that are unique and contemporary in design.

Each of the suites has been furnished using natural hues and materials that complement the charismatic scenery, with subtle décor that includes light touches of bright African colour, embodying our land’s rich cultural heritage.

Guest accommodations are surrounded by exceptional wilderness and appealing pastel colour tones of soft yellows, olive greens, lily pinks and turquoise blues. The public areas and picturesque walkways offer wi-fi connectivity with plenty of room for guests to pursue work activities at their leisure.

The camps and pathways are cordoned off, granting guests complete peace of mind during their island stay.

Fothergill Island Lake and Bush Suites

The Lake and bush suites accommodation comprises seven spacious and breezy suites, each placed upon a raised dais. These are some of the largest in the area, each placed exquisitely on 115 sqm of decking.

5 of these suites can be configured to become either double or twin rooms and 2 are two bedroomed family suites all with luxurious en-suite bathrooms, some of which include an outside large bathtub where guests can relax, soak, and enjoy the spectacular view and melodic sounds of the bush.

Little Fothergill promises the upmost privacy and superlative comfort for our guests. These intimate canvas accommodations are made up of an airy central lounge, dining space, bar and outside area, which overlooks a sparkling private pool.