OB Joyful is a well maintained, upmarket double decked houseboat with a very good and attentive crew. Originally operating in Binga, she moved down in July 2016 to Kariba and has turned into a very popular houseboat offering competitive rates.
00 27 (0) 71 852 4601
Number of Cabins:
4 Cabins – 2 x twin bedded en-suite on the lower deck and 2 x twin bedded on the upper (share bathroom)
Number of Crew:
4 Crew – Captain, Cook and 2 x Deckhands
Cabins are air-conditioned and the breakfast nook on the lower deck – it is switched off at 22:00HRS when the generator is switched off.
Splash pool on the top deck
100 – 120 litres diesel per day
3 x Dory Cathedral Hull type tenders each with 40h.p. pull-start motors
4 - 2 that are en-suite and 2 separate
3 – 2 are en-suite and one is separate plus a bath
Square and round – clients to supply own adaptors
No but clients are welcome to bring their own
Portable wood/charcoal braai – braais are done on the shore and not on the houseboat
Yes – suits all ages
Kariba Breezes Harbour
11:00a.m. onwards and disembarking by 09:00a.m
Hire cost of the houseboat and her tenders, use of all facilities on-board including the services of the crew and cleaning materials (dishwashing liquid, bin bags, toilet rolls etc).
Fuel, outboard oil, catering, drinks, ice, fishing equipment, bait, car park fees and National Parks fees/fishing permits.