How to Find an Apartment in Zambia

Photo of Me on the Zambian Side of Victoria Falls

Photo of Me on the Zambian Side of Victoria Falls

That picture of me above is when I was in Zambia to visit Victoria Falls. Zambia is a landlocked country in the southern part of Africa. It shares borders with the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, and Tanzania. The official language is English, and the major cities are Lusaka, Ndola, and Kitwe.

Below is a selection of the best resources for searching for an apartment in Zambia either for short term or long term. Note that, if you want to live in a safe, secure region, you are going to have to pay more.

Classifieds and Real Estate Agents

Your best option will be to check the classifieds and real estate agencies. You can often find some hidden gems there.

  • Homenet: If you are interested in renting a home in Zambia, check out this site.
  • Property 24: Property 24 is a good reputable site for searching for apartments to rent (or “let” as they say in this part of the world).
  • Pam Golding: Pam Golding properties tend to be on the higher end of the budget spectrum. If you have some cash to spend, this site should be your go-to point.

General Apartment and Housing Search Engines

If you have already exhausted your options above, check out the general apartment and housing search engines below.

  • Trip Advisor: Trip Advisor is a great destination for vacation rentals. Search around this site to see what you come up with.
  • Vrbo.comA giant in the vacation rental space with properties featured in countries around the world.
  • AirbnbAirbnb has properties displayed for over 185 countries.

There you have it. The best places for finding an apartment in Zambia. If you are interested in working in this country, be sure to check out my article on how to find a job in Zambia as a foreigner. If you are single and are looking to spice up your dating life, check out my reviews of the best dating sites in Africa. Enjoy your stay!

Further Reading

  • Worldwide Moving Guide: Everything you need to know in order to plan your move to 65+ countries around the world.

  • Worldwide Apartments Guide: If you are interested in renting an apartment in another country, take a look at my articles on how to find an apartment in various countries around the world.

  • Worldwide Jobs Guide: Be sure to check out my posts on how to find jobs in any country in the world.

  • Worldwide Dating Guide: Also, check out my posts on the best online dating sites in 60+ countries around the world.

About Addison Sears-Collins

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