Amalinda Lodge (Matobo National
Discover the outstanding beauty of the Matobo Hills near
Bulawayo, steeped in tribal history and ancient magic. Get
close to the White Rhino - in cave paintings and for real.
Contemplate the lonely grave of Rhodes, or wander amongst
the massive granite boulders, under the watchful eye of the
proud Black Eagle.
Visits a traditional Matebele village, and meet the
spiritual wardens of the sacred places, where past and
..."A Wilderness of Granite"
The natural granite domes and castle kopjies of the Matobo
Hills, Zimbabwe are among some of the most majestic rock
sceneries in the World. Nestled in this unique range of
hills is Amalinda Lodge.
Tucked away into an ancient bushman's shelter, Camp
Amalinda's charm will leave an indelible impression on every
Amalinda Lodge consists of 8 individually thatched suites,
including a romantic honeymoon suite, which are all carved
into the huge boulders. Each have en suite facilities and a
unique character. The lounge and entertainment area are
tucked away into a bushman shelter with a panoramic view of
the Matobo Hills. Delicious meals are served on a massive
teak table in the open air dining room.
A cozy library contains some of the old 'African classics',
whilst a secluded chess room, located amongst the tree tops,
guarantees peace and tranquility. For the wine connoisseur,
we recommend a visit to our natural cave wine cellar.
Sundowners can be enjoyed around a warm fire in the enclosed
Facilities / Amenities / Activities:
For those who wish to partake, there are many other varied
Game drives into the Matobo Park. Tracking Black and White
Rhino. Horse riding from the camp. Elephant back trails.
Bushman caves and paintings. Walking and hiking the majestic
rock formations. African village, Traditional Healer, Rural
School & Clinic Tours. Cecil John Rhodes' Grave and The View
of the World. Highest concentration of Black Eagle and
Leopard in the World.
Natural rock pool overlooking the Matobo Hills and a water
hole below. Visit to Cyrene Mission. Bird watching. Night
drives for nocturnal wildlife. Curio hunting. An option to
overnight in a Traditional African Village. Other activities
can be arranged upon request.
Accommodation Rates:- From $490 per person per night
sharing. Please contact us for a quote and suggested