The Elephant Camp


  • Views of the spray of the Falls
  • Twice daily transfers to Victoria Falls
  • Cruises, canopy tours and rafting
  • Private decks with plunge pools
  • Wild Horizons elephant encounter
  • Watch the video of The Elephant Camp

Open: The Elephant Camp is open all year.

Location: The Elephant Camp is situated by dramatic gorges in a private concession bordered by the Masuwe River and Zambezi gorges. It is 10kms from Victoria Falls and 15kms from Victoria Falls Airport.

Rooms: There are 12 luxury tents accommodating a maximum of 24 guests. Facilities include air conditioning, fans, hot drink station, minibar, bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower, private lounge and a terrace featuring a plunge pool overlooking the gorge. There is 24 hour mains electricity.

Activities: Free twice daily transfers to Vic Falls, a range of activities at the falls including sunset cruises, gorge swings, rafting and helicopter flights (at additional cost). You’ll also have the chance to encounter elephants at the Wild Horizons Wildlife Sanctuary, enjoy lunch at the Lookout Cafe, take a guided walk in the concession and experience the African sunset at a beautiful and secluded spot.

Facilities: The central area is a tented structure housing the dining room, lounge and bar. There is a spacious deck overlooking Batoka Gorge, and an outdoor swimming pool. Trained therapists offer a wide range of treatments in the privacy of your room. A laundry service is available free of charge.

Dining: The camp specialises in African-fusion fare and you’ll have the chance to sample some traditional dishes such as sadza (African-style polenta) and chakalaka, a hot and spicy relish. Meals are beautifully presented using the freshest ingredeints and are served at a individual tables in the main lodge or a private dinner in your own suite can be arranged.

Children: Children aged 7 years and older are welcome. They should be kept under supervision at all times.

Health: This is a malarial area.

Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access in the main lodge and in the tents.

Notes: The Elephant Camp accepts payment in cash and by Visa and Mastercard.

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Client Rating for Zimbabwe 5/5 from 3 reviews

Experiences were great and quality of tent and lounges etc were excellent.We were impressed at how well our time there was filled with things to do by the staff.

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