A wonderful camp where you can see lots of animals coming and going to the waterhole directly in front of the dining hall. The tents are comfortable with electricity, bathroom with hot water, even an outdoor shower for added fun. The staff are friendly and helpful, the guides are excellent, getting to within feet of lions and other animals. The most memorable event was watching two adult and a baby elephant come to drink from the deck pool.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Surrounded by the parched, flat grasslands of Hwange, Makalolo Plains Camp is an attraction for thousands of elephants and buffalo and even lions and hyenas. Makalolo boasts one of the few water sources in the area, and therefore a procession of wildlife is a daily event during the dry season. You will enjoy panoramic views of this waterhole from the raised and spacious main area which comprises a lounge, pub, plunge pool and dining area where delicious meals are served. Consisting of ten large comfortable rooms your accommodation has en-suite facilities as well as an outdoor shower for you to immerse yourself in while enjoying the African skies. ... more less