Jamala Wildlife Lodge

Jamala Wildlife Lodge is nestled within the grounds of one of Australia’s most interactive zoos, the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra. It boasts 18 luxurious five-star, African-lodge-inspired rooms, set across three different accommodation precincts. This luxury escape is specifically designed to get you up close and personal with some of the zoo’s best-known residents. Jamala won the Australian Hotel Association’s award for Best Deluxe Accommodation in Australia.

Jamala Wildlife Lodge is an all-inclusive experience where guests are treated to exclusive behind-the-scenes zoo tours. They encounter some of its most popular residents, such as rhinos, lions, tigers, giraffes, monkeys and meerkats for an unprecedented opportunity to connect with and learn about these incredible animals.

Truly fine dining culinary offerings complete your lodge stay, featuring sunset canapés and drinks, a gourmet African-styled five-course dinner with fellow guests and a freshly prepared breakfast. These are all often accompanied by some very special visitors – the perfect complement to this once-in-a-lifetime accommodation adventure.

uShaka Lodge

The cornerstone of Jamala Wildlife Lodge is uShaka Lodge, filled with stylish and luxurious furniture and African artefacts and artworks, while in the company of the curious and captivating Colobus Monkeys and the graceful inhabitants of the 200,000-litre shark tank.

Jungle Bungalows

Guests can choose to spend the night within the habitats of some of the world’s most amazing animals. The Jungle Bungalows provide guests with the unique opportunity to bathe alongside sun bears, sleep next to a lion, check out a cheetah or admire a tiger from the five-star comfort of their African-inspired bungalow, as they get to know these beautiful creatures in the most personal and intimate way.

Giraffe Treehouses

The six Giraffe Treehouse suites allow guests to mingle with the friendly deer and alpaca, which reside in a private garden setting. Enjoy panoramic views of the Molonglo River from the balconies while meeting and handfeeding the resident giraffe. Guests are also invited to immerse themselves in one of the most unique experiences in the world and take on the thrill of a wild African safari, making it a truly remarkable accommodation experience.

For more information and to book, visit, jamala.com.au