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Health & Wellness

Whether you're seeking a rejuvenating weekend getaway or a break from your busy lifestyle, Mukalya offers the perfect retreat. Our expert spa therapists understand the importance of creating a tranquil environment where you can unwind amidst nature, easing your stress and promoting relaxation.


A standout feature of our spa is the exclusive sauna overlooking the Lower Zambezi, complemented by a private splash pool for refreshing dips while soaking in breathtaking views. We offer all spa treatments in the privacy of your room or at our main spa center.


Mukalya is uniquely positioned near sulfur-rich hot springs, known for their natural healing properties that benefit skin irritations, arthritis, menopausal symptoms, and digestive disorders. This natural bounty enhances our spa offerings, ensuring a truly therapeutic experience.


To ensure your ultimate spa indulgence, we recommend prebooking and contacting us with any special requests. At Mukalya, we're dedicated to providing a luxurious and rejuvenating escape tailored to your needs.

Treatments & Sauna

Mukalya Private Game Reserve SPA

Mukalya offers all SPA treatments and therapies in the privacy of your own room or in our bush spa. Please have a look at our SPA Menu for more details. The standard hours of the sauna at Mukalya are in the mornings at 06:30 - 08:30 AM and in the evenings at 06:30 - 08:30 PM. However, if you would like to use the sauna out of the standard times we suggest you contact us a four hours in advance to be arranged at an additional cost. 

Hot Springs

Mukalya Private Game Reserve Source of Hot Spring

For many centuries people have been traveling to hot springs to detox as a natural treatment for various health reasonsWhile bathing in the sulfur-rich springs your body will absorb minerals such as carbon dioxide, sulphur, calcium, magnesium, and lithium which aid in the following: 

  1. Reduce stress

  2. Physical and mental relaxation

  3. Stimulation of the immune system

  4. Relieve arthritic pain 

  5. Heal skin conditions like rashes & eczema 


Mukalya Private Game Reserve Rooftop Gym Captured By Patrick Bentley Photography

Enjoy a refreshing early morning or late evening workout on our rooftop gym situated on top of our sauna area. If you prefer to change scenery while you workout, we suggest you take a jog or walk around the reserve which is safe from dangerous predators and allows you to get up close to our animals.

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