On-board Extras:

All linen and bedding is provided * Mosquito nets are supplied * Charcoal/Wood Braai – braais to be done on the shore and away from the houseboat* Life Jackets * Equipped Wheel House * Landing Nets * Keep Nets * Crayfish Trap * Square and Round Plugs – clients to bring own adaptors * Cooler boxes supplied for fishing/game viewing trips on the tenders

Rate Quoted Excludes:


  • Fuel and outboard oil – this is provided for the charter but is to be paid by clients at the end of their trip direct to the harbour fuel jetty.  Method of payment is either US Dollars cash or by using the harbours card facilities.  OB Joyful will use approximately US$ 130 – US$ 150 per day fuel usage.
  • Cleaning materials – being dishwashing liquid, bin bags, toilet rolls, air freshener etc., is provided.
  • Catering – please view our menus with prices HERE   
  • Drinks, ice and bait – this is organised separately on clients behalf and payable prior to boarding the boat.  Clients are offered refunds on drinks not consumed however handling fees are charged on full returns.  Please note that opened bottles, dented cans and loose bottles/cans are not accepted.  Ice is used to keep the drinks cold when the generators are shut off and is also broken into smaller chunks and used for drinks.  It is made with treated water and safe to drink.  Winter months we recommend 3-4 blocks of ice per day is purchased and summer months we recommend 5-6 blocks of ice per day is purchased.  Bait not used is not refundable.
  • Fishing Equipment can be hired – please view prices HERE
  • National Parks fees and fishing permits – please view rates etc. HERE
  • Swimming Towels and Personal Toiletries


Moored: Kariba Breezes Harbour, Kariba.  A car park fee of US$ 5-00 per vehicle per night is charged and payable by clients on arrival at the harbour.
Boarding Time: From 12 Noon onwards – earlier times can be arranged on request
Disembarking Time: 09:00a.m. – later times can be arranged on request

At the time of website update the information provided herein was correct and therefore Azure Cruises (Pty)

Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions.