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Sleep under the African sky, at The Eye

Have you ever spent a night under the African sky? With nothing but a mosquito net between you and the stars? Imagine falling asleep to the sounds of the bush and being woken by them as the morning sun starts to paint the sky on its ascent. You can have this rare opportunity during your

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Hideaways Super Guide, Shepherd Misomali

Meet Shepherd, who has been a guide at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange from the very beginning! Shepherd’s knowledge of Zimbabwe’s fauna and flora is practically encyclopedic but it is his passion for ensuring that guests have the best possible experience that really sets him apart. He has seen many guests come and go and nothing makes

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Stay 3, Pay 2 at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange

Experiencing the natural beauty and wildlife of Hwange National Park is now more affordable with our exciting new reduced rate offer! Spend 3 nights at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange, and only pay for 2 when booking during the 2018 Green Season. INCLUDES 3 Nights’ accommodation at Elephant’s Eye Hwange. Includes all meals, bottled water, soft drinks, beers, ciders, mixers

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Meet Mash, Our Bird Loving Pro Guide

Mariet “Mash” Mashonganyika is Elephant’s Eye, Hwange’s Pro Guide and joined our team in May this year. Mash is a Registered Zimbabwean Professional Guide with over 12 years of experience in the field.  Six of those 12 years was with &Beyond Matetsi River Lodge as a Photographic Pro Guide. Zimbabwe is known for producing exceptional Pro

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Experience Nighttime in the African bush

Nighttime in the African bush is an experience like no other. The sun sets and the stars appear, slowly filling the sky as it gets darker. The night sounds of the bush are unique too; hooting owls, hyenas “laughing”, perhaps even some lions roaring, and the continuous sound of crickets and frogs in song. Nocturnal

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We have been featured in Travel Africa Magazine

We have been featured! As one of Zimbabwe’s leading lodges, we regularly get mentioned in the press. We share most of this content on our social media pages, but sometimes we can’t resist and show it off on our website as well! Travel Africa Magazine recently sent one of their best travel writers, Mike Unwin, to

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Lion Cubs Spotted Close to Our Lodge

We are incredibly fortunate to share an unfenced border with Hwange National Park, which allows for amazing animal viewing experiences right on our concession. Recently we had a magnificent encounter with some lionesses and their adorable little cubs right by our lodge. Guests were setting off on their game drive and had only been driving

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5 Conservation Projects In and Around Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe’s largest national park, provides a home for many of the country’s protected animal species, thus playing an important role in protecting the animals of Zimbabwe. Many conservation groups have dedicated their support to the animals of Hwange National Park through various projects and ideas so that the protected animals of the

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Hwange – Home of Africa’s Last Super Herds

The African Elephant is an iconic symbol of the continent, deeply moving to all who have the wondrous experience of viewing the largest land animal in the wild. These wrinkly grey giants of the African landscape known for their immense size, intricate social structure, keen intelligence and memory, are endlessly fascinating and mysterious. The elephants roam the protected plains

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Africa’s Most Regal Beast

There is no sound more distinctive and bone-chilling than a lion roaring in the night, informing all that can hear that they are guests in his kingdom. These majestic and regal creatures bring travellers from all over the world to Africa’s game parks and are usually at the top of their must-see lists. An encounter

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