Gwango Lodge, Hwange

General information

Gwango Elephant Lodge is the ideal location for experiencing African wildlife and the rich cultural heritage of Hwange. Nestled within a lush teak forest, this pristine wilderness estate offers exceptional wildlife sightings and the perfect base from which to explore Hwange National Park.



Accommodation is offered in spacious double-storey thatched villas with en-suite bathrooms and every modern convenience under layers of luxury. Each villa is a secluded haven offering breath-taking views of waterholes from private raised decks and elevated walkways.

Alternatively, guests can choose to stay in the Forest Chalets, which are well-appointed single-level thatched chalets with en-suite bathrooms, rustic furnishings and added comforts. Each Forest Chalet features either twin single beds or a queen-size bed.

Electricity and mosquito netting is supplied in all Tree Top Villas and Forest Chalets. You’ll also have use of first class dining and lounging areas, a fireplace, an outdoor boma-style fire pit and an attentive team of full time staff. Laundry service is provided daily.



2016 Rates per night per person:
Jan. to March. : 436 US$
Apr. to June. :483 US$
July. to Oct. : 685 US$
Nov. to Dec. : 436 US$


  • Full board
  • Activities: game drive in 4×4 with 6 persons and guide, walking safaris, night game drive
  • Parks fees
  • All beverages
  • Laundry
  • Flying doctor
  • 15% VAT


  • All transfers to and from camp.

Single Supplement : 195 US$ – April – Oct Only
Accommodation for Pilot, Tour Leader, Other Guide: 140 US$


Private 4X4 vehicle hire with guide: 500 US$*
*rate per day and per vehicle