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Hwange Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“watering hole”(30 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswatering holeseen better dayswater holehotel groundsreception staffsafari lodgeweaver birdsroom facinggreat place to begame driveslounge chairsnice settingvic fallscomfortable roomswonderful experienceviewing platformstayed here for nights
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Lodge is located at a convenient place between Bulawayo and Victoria Falls, and its watering hole is perfect for game viewing, especially in the morning and towards sunset - though during the day you will get occasional surprises like elephant and buffalo, and the...More

Thank Masche13
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge itself is very tired, outdated and desperately in need of renovations. The rooms are nice and comfortable and the decor is OK. The bathrooms are old and dysfunctional. The food was terrible. We where forced in to having a buffet dinner and where...More

Thank jenhugs81
Reviewed December 6, 2017

The best part of this safari lodge is when you arrive and head to the large back patio. WIthin 50 yards are herds of elephants at the watering hole. This place, by far, was my favorite game reserve. There was total silence accept for the...More

Thank suescoggins
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We took our two eldest grandaughters to meet their African family and experience the Africa of my birth. We stayed two nights at Hwange Safari Lodge. The hotel is in need of a facelift, but in it's current state it does harp back to how...More

Thank EnobEssex
Reviewed November 18, 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights while heading out each day to a safari nearby, the rooms are not incredible but there nice enough. the rest of the hotel is extremely nice. staff are friendly. They had power issues when we were there so the...More

Thank MattBriarNZ
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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$146 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
$146 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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JOANNA L
August 27, 2017|
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Response from Itayi N | Reviewed this property |
Its better to book in advance as they may be overwhelmed.
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Richard M
February 18, 2017|
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Response from Nigel N | Property representative |
The Lodge is on a private concession, which is approx 10km from the entrance to the National Park. Game Drives are offered both on the concession and in the National Park. Please contact Albertina in reservations for rates... More
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Richard M
February 14, 2017|
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Response from Nigel N | Property representative |
Dear Richard M Please contact Albertina in reservations on Phone: +263 772132147 or +263 772132148
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"All rooms overlooked pool and elephant watering hole"
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"if you want good wifi, i room closer to the centre would be best"
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"None needed really as 90%of the rooms look out over the main grounds and the watering hole."
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"Second floor has better view of the animals at the watering hole"
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