The Southern Sun group of hotels is represented in various African countries, and its Zambian base is in the capital of the country where the Southern Sun Lusaka – or Southern Sun Ridgeway as it is also referred to – is a landmark accommodation establishment on the corner of Church Road and Independence Avenue.
To get to Southern Sun Zambia from the Airport Road you turn right at the circle into Great East Road, travel 10km to the Manda Hill Shopping Centre , take a left into Addis Ababa Drive and then left again at the traffic lights into Church Road where the hotel will be on your right.
The front entrance of the Southern Sun Zambia is a green affair: trees and ferns, water features including a fountain, and a covered forecourt to protect against the weather.
On entering Southern Sun Zambia’s reception area the mood is one of sophistication – modern design and decor, with glistening floors, glass doors and windows with venetian blinds the backdrop for wooden coffee tables and the warmly coloured furniture. Ferns in large earthen pots as well as smaller pot-plants and cut flowers are positioned here and there to add a natural touch, and the artwork in the building tends towards contemporary African
The bedrooms at Southern Sun Zambia are functional in design, comfortable and air-conditioned. There’s a gym and outdoor pool, conference facilities and a business centre. And Southern Sun Zambia’s relaxation areas include the Musuka Restaurant, plus The Terrace and Pub with its fireplace and big-screen TV, both comfortable retreats in their own right.