MUKITIXI LODGE
MUKITIXI LUXURY SAFARI LODGE
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MUKITIXI LODGE
MUKITIXI LUXURY SAFARI LODGE
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MUKITIXI LODGE
MUKITIXI LUXURY SAFARI LODGE
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MUKITIXI LODGE
MUKITIXI LUXURY SAFARI LODGE
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MUKITIXI  LODGE
MUKITIXI LUXURY SAFARI LODGE
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Site
Kibala, Angola
Area
330.000,00 m2
Client
Private
Status
Project
Theme
Architecture, Master plan, Interior Design
Program
Hotel, Landscape
Year
2014-2015
Team
Bruna Serralheiro, Pedro Hébil, Sofia Travassos, Joana Marques, Catarina Pinto

MUKITIXY SAFARI LODGE

The Lodge is located in the Mukitixi property, 40 kms from Kibala city, South Kwanza province, between the savannah and the river Longa waterfalls. The slope around the river gives and idyllic atmosphere to the site and designs islands, headlands, riverside beaches, waterfalls and vegetation. Mukitixi Lodge occupies an area of 33 Hectares with a Luxury Lodge. Its program includes 3 types of guest suites, social & lounge areas, restaurant areas, spa, staff housing, camping site, heliport, airstrip, farming areas and wildlife areas.

You know you are truly alive when you’re living among lions.
by Isak Dinesen, Out of Africa

Inspired by nature, the architectural concept interprets the area’s ancient huts blending in the landscape. Pedestrian paths connect the luxury guest villas in an island surrounded by rapids of the Longa River. In terms of functional distribution the social area is located in the west and highest part of the site while the bungalows are arranged at a lower level along the river.