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    Big Cave Camp

    46KM peg, Matobo | Kezi Rd, Matobo National Park - The Matopos, Zimbabwe
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    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    We stayed three nights at the lodge, and would love to return. The lodge rooms each sit atop a granite batholith, and each has a large east-facing window that brings exceptional views of the hills and rocks at daybreak. This view alone is worth the...More

    Thank ElSeamus
    Response from DaveWCapeTown, Owner at Big Cave CampResponded 27 August 2017

    Thanks so much for taking the time to review the camp. As management and staff we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us, and also enjoyed the Matobo experience. We would love to have you back! Best Regards Dave

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    It is the setting at Big Cave Camp that makes the stay here so memorable. Lovely views from your balcony, or from the bar or the pool, and some great views looking back at the camp from a sundowner on a nearby peak. But the...More

    Thank malawi40
    Response from DaveWCapeTown, Owner at Big Cave CampResponded 27 August 2017

    We are so pleased you enjoyed the amazing experience of walking with the rhinos. We too feel in awe every time we get to experience the rhino on foot as well. Hope to have you to stay again soon. Best Dave

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    What a location! Up on the massive rocks which characterize the area and very near to the National Park. As a result of the heavy rains this year the grass was still high in the park, but the walk with 'White' rhinos was a wonderful...More

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    Management response:Responded 18 July 2017

    Thanks so much for the review Robert, and I am so glad you enjoyed the walk with the rhinos and the cultural experiences! We hope to see you back soon. Best Dave

    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    Best place to stay in the area. Very close to Matopos national park. We admired the view, very interesting rocks and caves around. We enjoyed hospitality of the staff and good food. The shower in the room needs repair.

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    Response from DaveWCapeTown, Owner at Big Cave CampResponded 15 May 2017

    Thanks so much for the response! We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and will get onto the shower soonest as well. So thanks a mill for the feedback! Best Dave

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    Built on a rock, Big Cave camp really is unique. Each lodge is thoughtfully designed, and the communal rooms are striking. Excellent food and fascinating guided walks and drives, tailored to the needs and interests of the visitor. Special thanks to Shephard Mpofu for giving...More

    Thank robinsonpb
    Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

    Thanks so much for the review, and am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Great to know that you so enjoyed spending time with Shepherd! He is a wealth of knowledge. Many thanks, and look forward to seeing you back soon. Best Dave

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    • US$160 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Matabeleland South Province >
    • Matobo National Park - The Matopos
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    6 July 2017|
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    Hi. Please can you email reservations and they will be able to assist. Email address is available on our website. Many thanks.
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