Ancient City Masvingo Lodge
Hotel close to Great Zimbabwe which recreates in fantasy, an African royal palace
■ 14 lodges with twin double beds
■ 4 family lodges sleeping 4.
all lodges feature shower – bath – toilet and hand basin; electrical socket – square 13 amp 220v; extra beds on request.
The lodge has been built around a granite outcrop offering a distant view of Great Zimbabwe.
The lodge integrates the existing trees and boulders of the site with dry stone walling and soaring thatch structures
Facilities & Activities
■ gift shop
■ swimming pool
■ conference facilities (up to 40)
■ lake cruises (on request)
■ weddings (up to 120)
■ bar/lounge – the spectacular stone and thatch lounge/bar is set high upon a granite outcrop with huge boulders forming an integral part of the overall architecture. The building offers views across a valley to the Great Enclosure
■ 3 hour tour of Zimbabwe Ruins
■ sunset cruises and scenic drives
■ expert historical guides take guests on detailed trips through the ancient capital at Great Zimbabwe.
The origins – architecture – trading routes – social and religious practices and the ultimate mysteries of the city are all discussed.
■ game drives and walks around the nearby Lake Mutirikyi Recreational Park
■ all meals are Table d’hôte with wide selection of dishes.
Meals are taken in a thatched dining hall or open-air summerhouse depending on the weather