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Big Cave Camp

46KM peg, Matobo | Kezi Rd, Matobo National Park - The Matopos, Zimbabwe
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Built on a rock, Big Cave camp really is unique. Each lodge is thoughtfully designed, and the communal rooms are striking. Excellent food and fascinating guided walks and drives, tailored to the needs and interests of the visitor. Special thanks to Shephard Mpofu for giving...More

Management response:

Thanks so much for the review, and am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Great to know that you so enjoyed spending time with Shepherd! He is a wealth of knowledge. Many thanks, and look forward to seeing you back soon. Best Dave

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there for one night and joined the rhino tracking activity. We saw 6 rhinos from up close thanks to the efficiency of our tracker. Even if it was pouring rain, it was totally worth it! Then we came back soaked wet and were...More

Response from DaveWCapeTown, Owner at Big Cave Camp

Thanks very much for the review! You guys seemed to have a lot of fun despite the rain. So great job on having such great attitude towards what has been the rainiest rainy season in memory!! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at the Big Cave camp on the way to Victoria Falls and should have stayed for a week. It is a stunningly beautiful place situated half way up a kopjie and an easy drive from Bulawayo and the National Park....More

Management response:

Hi Nikone. Thanks so much for the wonderful review. I am very proud of our staff who contribute so much to your stay. we really would love to have you stay with us again in the near future! Best Regards Dave Waddy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breathtaking views, most dedicated staff (you really do feel like at home!), most beautiful location, amazing variety of activities + delicious food! I've had the most amazing time! Highly recommend!!!!! Thank you Lin + Shepard + and your dedicated crew xxx

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Management response:

Thanks so much for taking the time to review Big Cave. I am sure the staff will be delighted with your positive response, and we hope to see you back soon! Best Dave Waddy

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Quiet and peaceful in the bush, amongst rocks and caves. Very unique and different. Had a great morning bush walk; several animals around in the afternoon; close to Matobo National Park to explore World's View; good facilities and service; excellent food.

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay, and our chefs will be particurlarly pleased with your review of our food :) Best Dave

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  • Breakfast included
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"Take your pic, can't go wrong."
Andrea D, 2 months agoRead review
"All the campsites are in the shade. Rather go without wifi than buy wifi and be unable to use it."
796elise, over a year agoRead review
"All camp sites are shaded and spacious and Brown will keep you away from the overlanders site, but they were..."
Matt_Sa_12, over a year agoRead review
"I think all the rooms are good, we had the honeymoon suite and it was perfect!"
Koekieboe, over a year agoRead review
"Go for the Honeymoon Suite"
Charles36, over a year agoRead review
"All good with great views."
Tracy H, over a year agoRead review
"Ntwane is the room we'd recommend!"
Zimbonomad, over a year agoRead review
"Ntwane is beautiful! Note on cleanliness - the floor was mopped with a dirty mop on the second day we were..."
TapuwaM, over a year agoRead review
"Tent camp site"
fromludvika, over a year agoRead review
"Get a chalet at the top of the hill for best viewing."
PinUpBoy, over a year agoRead review
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