Matobo Hills accommodation

Matobo Hills Lodge is located on the border of the Matobo Hills National Park, near Bulawayo. The Matobo Hills is an area rich in historical and cultural significance. Visit ancient caves which hold the secrets of the spiritual Bushmen. Take a game drive in the National Park and find rhino, visit the local community villages or visit Cecil John Rhodes grave.

Matobo Hills Lodge Overview

• overlooking the Maleme Valley where Stone Age paintings can be found
• Matopos Hills is a vast landscape of granite rock formations
• Rhino, giraffe, zebra, baboons, leopard roam this mystical region
• African Black Eagles (Verreaux) are found in large concentrations

■ twin & double bed lodges
All Lodges feature: Shower, bath, toilet and basin, wall-to-wall carpet, electrical socket – square 13 amp., 220v., extra beds on request

Facilities & Activities
• meals are table d’hôte with wide selection of dishes
• meals are taken in a thatched dining room or open-air gazebo
• swimming pool
• separate lounge/bar which commands spectacular 360-degree views of Mount Ififi and the Maleme Valley
• walks and drives to areas of scenic and historical interest include visits to the famous cave paintings, to the historical battle sites and to the grave of Cecil John Rhodes at “ World’s View “
• local guides are on hand to take visitors into the nearby tribal area where the Ndebele and Kalanga people continue to live a traditional lifestyle
• game drives are conducted into the Matopos National Park in search of black and white rhino, giraffe, zebra, sable antelope, leopard and a host of other species

Rates per person per night valid to 31 December 2018

DBB – US$ 135 /Full Board – US$ 158

Rates per person per night valid to 31 December 2019

DBB – US$ 149 /Full Board – US$ 174

Distances and Transfers [min 3 people]
Bulawayo Airport to Matobo Hills Lodge: 70km or
Bulawayo to lodge : 50km
by minibus from Bulawayo or the airport are available.
by road to/from Hwange approx.. 300kms. (3 hrs)
by road to/from Masvingo approx.. 330kms. (3 and a half hrs)