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Makalolo Plains

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Makalolo Plains Camp, located within a remote as well as exclusive concession inside of the substantial Hwange National Park, is actually one of a handful of camps constructed inside of the National Park.

Hwange National Park is renowned for it's excellent variety of wildlife, in particular the enormous herds of elephant and buffalo, and also the summer months see substantial antelope herds migrate on to the plains, intently followed by large predators.

Rooms & Suites:

This Hwange Camp is constructed on elevated teak decks and boardwalks, offering breathtaking and distinctive vistas over the Somavundla Pan along with its outstanding concentrations of wildlife. Accommodation comprises of 10 big, comfortable tented suites all with en-suite amenities as well as an outdoor shower for individuals who appreciate showering under the African stars.

The lights within the suites is actually battery-powered consequently there is tranquility and calm within the camp, enabling an individual to hear the noises of the bushveld.

Food & Wine:

Awaken to a light and scrumptious breakfast every day at Makalolo Plains prior to starting out on a early morning game drive.

A satisfying brunch / lunch follows, as well as mid afternoon tea. Dinner is dished up either on the elevated dining area or out under the stars.


The main area of Makalolo Plains Camp has a lounge, pub, plunge swimming pool and dining area where delectable dishes are offered. Although the focus is on game drives, night drives and guided walks, well-situated hides or raised observing platforms present the perfect manner to while away those care-free midday hours, observing wildlife come down to the waterholes to drink.


Generally there are usually a range of shallow pans spread all through the Park, around which wildlife congregates, making for outstanding and dependable wildlife viewing. During the summer months plains game move onto the plains, closely observed by their predators. Elephant, Cape buffalo, sable, roan, southern giraffe, blue wildebeest, impala and sometimes even gemsbok (oryx) can be seen here. This Park is one of the best for predators - lion, leopard, wild dog and cheetah are regularly sighted, along with the smaller African wildcat, serval, honey badger, civet and spotted hyaena.

Bird life in the region is actually legendary, with more than four hundred varieties identified, and varied as species frequent teak woodlands as well as those more typical of the drier Kalahari being present.

  • Camp Information
  • - Lodge type; Safari Camp
  • - Location; Hwange National Park
  • - Lodge size; 10 Luxury tents
  • - Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
  • Camp Highlights
  • - Game drives
  • - Walking safaris with armed professional guide
  • - Bunker hide underground in front of camp next to waterholes
  • - Hides in the trees overlooking waterhole

  • 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

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