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A selection of our favourite places to stay in Zimbabwe

Somalisa

Leading light bush camp

Somalisa Camp is set in the heart of Hwange National Park, known as the ‘land of the giants’ for its big elephant herds. It was awarded a Gold certification from Green Tourism, the largest internationally recognised sustainable certification programme of its kind, and the first property to receive the award within Zimbabwe. Tucked away on an acacia island along the edge of an ancient seasonal flood plain, is an authentic but glamorous bush camp and a leading light in community and conservation. Read More

Somalisa Acacia

For safari enthusiasts of all ages

Somalisa Acacia is set on a private concession in the heart of Hwange National Park and offers a fantastically rich wildlife experience for safari enthusiasts of all ages. Fantastic guiding, abundant wildlife, stylish accommodation and child-friendly facilities combine together for an unbeatable family safari. Read More

Somalisa Expeditions

Tented Hwange luxe

Nestled under a grove of acacias along the edge of a seasonal floodplain, Somalisa Expeditions is primely located in the heart of Hwange National Park where large herds of elephant have been known to meander the open plains. With only six spacious yet elegantly designed Serengeti style safari tents experience the romance of top notch bush luxury in one of the most wildlife-rich natural environments in Africa. Read More

Linkwasha Camp

Luxury living, authentic experience

Linkwasha Camp lies in the south east of Hwange National Park, overlooking a vibrant waterhole in one of its best game viewing areas. The camp combines minimalist scandi styling and luxury living with authentic experiences and activities centre on game drives and guided nature walks. The availability of water in the area attracts game in both quantity and variety, especially in the winter months when Hwange is home to a Noah's Ark parade of animals coming to quench their thirst. Read More

Ruckomechi Camp

Tented camp on the banks of the mighty Zambezi

The ten beautifully decorated tents at Ruckomechi Camp, all overlook the Zambezi River. This stretch of the river is famous for its four main pools which hold water all year round, drawing all manner of wildlife. Wildlife viewing is excellent with large concentrations of buffalo and elephant and predators such as lion, wild dog and leopard often sighted. Ruckomechi Camp provides a spectacularly scenic safari experience in style with some of the best wildlife viewing and birding in the region. Read More

The Victoria Falls Hotel

Luxurious colonial heritage hotel

Known as the “Grand Old Lady of the Falls” The Victoria Falls Hotel is a member of the exclusive Leading Hotels of the World portfolio. This Edwardian-style five-star hotel, built in 1904, combines the charm of the old with the convenience of the new. The hotel is steeped in history with all 161 suites decorated in the gracious Edwardian style of Zimbabwe’s colonial era. The Victoria Falls Hotel offers authentic colonial luxury and service within walking distance to the falls. Read More

Singita Pamushana

Conservation meet luxury

One of Africa’s best-kept secrets, Singita Pamushana Lodge is in the remote Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve in south-eastern Zimbabwe. The lodge was set up in partnership with the Malilangwe Trust to create harmony between conservation initiatives and community development. It has been pioneering in its endeavours and this blueprint has been replicated across Africa. The lodge itself is the epitome of luxury and design, perched over the shimmering Malilangwe lake which attracts great hordes of birds and wildlife. Read More

John’s Camp

A new focus on the Africa of old

John's Camp is a semi-permanent tented camp situated within Mana Pools - one of the most beautiful game reserves in Africa. Although newly renovated, John’s Camp takes guests back to a time when travel through Africa was intimate, authentic and uncomplicated in its comfort. All walks and game drives are led by passionate, professional guides, whilst fishing for African Tiger Fish and Tilapia (bream) is the perfect way to spend an afternoon on the water. Read More

Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

A place to unwind and reenergise

Perched high above a range of remote hills overlooking the vastness of Lake Kariba, Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is the ultimate place to escape from reality. Throughout, the lodge provides completely uninterrupted views of the endless blue waters of the lake and the extensive wildlife that congregates at its edge. Game drives, tiger fishing and private boat trips are all on offer here, and you’ll find total relaxation laying by the beautiful infinity pool with a cocktail in hand. Read More

Matetsi River Lodge

Luxury Safari Lodge near The Falls

Nestled on an exclusive stretch of the Zambezi River, within 40km of Victoria Falls, &Beyond Matetsi River Lodge celebrates the region’s beautiful river scenery and effortlessly combines it with contemporary design-led interiors. Enjoy an array of activities including cruises along the Zambezi River, game drives and bush walks, or head to Victoria Falls for tours of ‘the smoke that thunders’, bungee jumping, the gorge swing, helicopter flights and white water rafting. Read More

Amalinda Lodge

Unique boulder design

Amalinda Camp sits in a 300-acre private concession in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Matobo Hills, where the hopes, trials and tribulations of the San Bushmen are recorded in the ancient rock art. The region is also home to the ‘big five’ with rhino and leopard sightings common. The nine chalets at Amalinda are individually designed and decorated, but all take inspiration from the surrounding rock formations. The granite domes and castle kopjes of the Matobo Hills echo the majesty of untamed Africa. Read More

Zambezi Expeditions

Mobile Camp in Mana Pools

The legendary Mana Pools is known for its wildlife rich flood plains and magnificent views of the Zambezi River. As a fully mobile operation, Zambezi Expeditions offers one of the best ways to experience Mana Pools on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, placing you wherever the action is occurring! Led by expert guides you will game drive, canoe and fish from islands in the middle of the river. Read More

Ilala Lodge

Victoria Falls on Foot

At only a short walking distance away from one of the World's Seven Natural Wonders, Ilalala Lodge provides distinguished yet well priced boutique accommodation in a gracious and secluded setting with personalised service and warm hospitality to match. Spend the day exploring all that the Falls has to offer or relax on the grounds of the property. Either way, your stay at Ilalala will provide a welcome home from home for those in need of some post-safari rest and relaxation. Read More

Batonka Guest Lodge

An elegant Vic Falls home from home

Beautifully manicured gardens and tastefully designed and decorated rooms are some highlights at Batonka Guest Lodge. This upmarket lodge is mere minutes from the majestic Victoria Falls where an array of activities are on offer that are sure to keep you entertained throughout your stay. Though, when lounging at the lodge, there is still ample space to call your own in the midst of Southern Africa's adventure capital. Read More

Kanga Camp

Home of the "Armchair Safari" Experience

When Kanga's location was first discovered, African Bush Camps founder, Beks Ndlovu, realised its potential for attracting high concentrations of game immediately. The closest year-round water source was around an hour away which meant that should a competing water source be built further inland away from the crowds, then guests would be privy to intimately close and abundant wildlife encounters without the need to have to travel far to enjoy it. So Kanga Pan and Kanga safari Lodge were born. Read More

Little Makalolo

Fabulous Hwange wildlife

Little Makalolo Camp lies in the heart of Hwange National Park, in one of its best game viewing areas, overlooking a vibrant waterhole which attracts game in both quantity and variety, especially in the winter months when Hwange is literally home to a Noah's Ark parade of animals. Read More

Davison’s Camp

Hwange's prolific wildlife

Davison’s Camp lies deep in the south of Zimbabwe's Hwange NP, in one of the most prolific wildlife areas of the Park. Game activities include game drives in open 4x4 vehicles, or guided walks in the early mornings and evenings. Read More

Camelthorn Lodge

Amidst unspoilt acacia

Camelthorn is situated in one off Hwange’s last remaining well-protected and unspoilt acacia woodlands, on the edge of the South Eastern corner of Hwange National Park. Explore the park on morning and evening game drives and on game walks and you can also visit the local village and school. Camelthorn ticks all the boxes for an authentic African safari experience. Read More

Nehimba Lodge

Where Cecil the Lion roamed

Nehimba Lodge lies deep in the remote northern region of Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe. Once famous as the home of Cecil the Lion, a pride of his descendants still roam the area today. Read More

Zambezi Sands River Camp

Victoria Falls safari

Situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, just upstream from Victoria Falls, Zambezi Sands offers a wealth of safari activites including boating, game drives and walking, aswell as day trip to the Falls themselves.Read More
Somalisa
Somalisa Acacia
Somalisa Expeditions
Linkwasha Camp
Ruckomechi Camp
The Victoria Falls Hotel
Singita Pamushana
John’s Camp
Bumi Hills Safari Lodge
Matetsi River Lodge
Amalinda Lodge
Zambezi Expeditions
Ilala Lodge
Batonka Guest Lodge
Kanga Camp
Little Makalolo
Davison’s Camp
Camelthorn Lodge
Nehimba Lodge
Zambezi Sands River Camp

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