Little Makalolo Camp
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Little Makalolo is actually a pleasant 6 roomed tented camp and also one of the handful of camps situated inside of the Hwange National Park, which in turn provides solitude for visitors whom appreciate small camps as well as a feeling of remoteness.
This Hwange Park Camp is established between teak wood trees over looking a waterhole as well as pan that is actually about 100 metres from camp. The camp is constructed upon the ground, in contrast to Makalolo Plains, which in turn is actually elevated up on decking.
The actual location is ecologically varied, guaranteeing a diverse food "pantry", which in turn feeds large numbers of wildlife year round. Makalolo is simply one of the very best locations for predators, Buffalo and Elephant - just about all featuring frequently in the experience.
Rooms & Suites:
The six tented bedrooms at Little Makalolo all offer en-suite amenities, which includes a flush lavatory, as well as shower area with hot and cold running water - as well as an outdoor shower below the stars. The actual main residing area is also under canvas and houses the dining room, lounge and pub, and a small plunge swimming pool.
Lion, large herds of elephant, buffalo, leopard, rhino, hyaena, giraffe, sable, wildebeest, impala, waterbuck and reedbuck are all found within the concession. The emphasize here is the substantial open plains where by an individual can easily observe huge amounts of wildlife. In the summer months game watching is certainly superb with wildebeest, zebra and eland found in great quantity on the plains. In the winter months the waterholes tend to be magnets for elephant and sometimes, up to 1 000 elephants come down to drink at each waterhole.
The living and main visitor areas consist of a dining room, lounge, plunge swimming pool as well as an open fire area for those sociable night time fireside stories. There is a log pile hide looking over the actual waterhole in front of camp where visitors can easily appreciate great wildlife watching in the course of the siesta hours.
Activities centre on open 4x4 Land Rover game drives and guided nature walks throughout the Makalolo concession. The regions significant amount of waterholes draws in wildlife in both amount and also variety, particularly in the winter months when Hwange is literally home to a Noah's Ark parade of wildlife as they come down to satisfy their thirst.
Makalolo is one of the finest locations for viewing outstanding herds of buffalo and elephant as well as pinnacle predators such as lion, leopard, wild dog and cheetah. Additional common wildlife is certainly very plentiful within the Park.
Bird life in the region is abundant (400+) and diverse, with species often visiting teak woodlands as well as those more common of the drier Kalahari being present.
- Camp Information
- - Lodge type; Safari Camp
- - Location; Hwange National Park
- - Lodge size; 6 Luxury tents
- - Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
- Camp Highlights
- - Log pile hide in front of the camp
- - Walking safaris
- - Evening drives with spotlight for nocturnal animals
- - Game drives in 1 x 7 and 1 x 9-seater Land Rovers
- - Hides in the area and in front of the camp
- Rates from: US$ 450.00
- Per person per night sharing
- Rates are in US Dollars
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Flights (return);
- UK - ZIM; from £ 674
- USA - ZIM; from $ 1537
- EUR - ZIM; from € 904
- Subject to availability & T&C's