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Hwange National Park

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible experience with excellent opportunity for game viewing. This is a preserve and offers the chance to get close to the animals in their own environment.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sherrong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a morning safari and an afternoon safari over two days. Perhaps our expectations were too high but found it disappointing. Did lots of driving with very few sightings. Saw more animals at Pilanesberg in two hours than we did here in two safaris....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 98jimj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed several south African parks and this ranks in the top few. A wonderful bushfeld with open areas and cooling forests. Wild dogs, hyenas, lions, elephants, hippos and giraffes abound. Leopard, like everywhere, is very elusive so a sighting is a big deal....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank peterbJ2738MM
Reviewed 9 January 2019

There is just so much to seein this park. Saw rare wild dogs chasing a baby kudo into a lake for the crocodiles. just so much to see and we were on a camping safari. Stayed at tuskers camp.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dippy_sal
Reviewed 9 January 2019

We had a brilliant experience at Main camp. Not busy, our ablution was great. Good water pressure in the showers. Electricity. Outside tap. And the carer bought us wood and lit the fire for hot water every day. Zimbabwe locals are so amazing! Tar road...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank richtan11
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

We drove to Sinamatella campsite in Hwange National Park through the Mokoma Mines. Had to stop along the way and ask directions, which wasn't a problem, everyone we met along the way was extremely helpful. We arrived at Sinamatella and chose a campsite. It wasn't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karenmF8000NP
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Stunning park. Very picturesque. Excellent guides. Saw lots of animals. Great roads. Good birding and we saw wild dogs as well as some great lion sightings

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Veronica O
Reviewed 22 December 2018

I was very excited about going to Hwange because I read it had a more "wild" authentic feel to it vs a place like Kruger. We spent 3 days in the park, entering by Main Camp and exiting near Robins Camp. For all the hours...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RoamingWithAlyssa
Reviewed 18 December 2018

It was nice and remote, saw very few other vehicles and there were amazing animal sightings. Hwange Bush Camp was brilliant, staff and guides really efficient, knowledgeable and friendly making you feel really welcome. Tents super, spacious and very comfortable. Food, lots of it, always...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Nature is rejoicing with the first rains; animals don’t need to drink from the waterholes anymore. Bad luck for tourists! We had two drives with a very kind guide, who tried hard to show us wildlife inside the National Park, the viewing was meagre. But...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Brian N
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Response from peterbJ2738MM | Reviewed this property |
We visited in mid January and saw everything we expected, including lions (the very reclusive leopards are hit and miss in any season). Lots of giraffes, zebra, wildebeast, elephant, jackal, hippo, crocodile, and even a... More
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Jenny W
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Response from yaelcas | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Khulu Bush Camp, (unfortunately ONLY for two nights) and loved it very much! We were a family group of 9 including kids aged 8 to 16 Khulu staff was excellent, the place was wonderful. Really recommended!
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