Immerse yourself in the beauty and adventure of Zimbabwe at The Elephant Camp. Situated in the Victoria Falls National Park, this award-winning lodge boasts spectacular views of the majestic Batoka Gorge and offers exceptional hospitality with its spacious design, delicious cuisine and unique cultural excursions. Experience interactive wildlife sightings from a safe distance – from elephants to zebras, buffalo and more – guide you among fading sunsets and starry night skies, while activities like canoeing on the mighty Zambezi River soothe your soul. The importance of conservation lies at the center of each experience at The Elephant Camp, allowing visitors to learn about and contribute to preserving an essential African ecosystem.
The Elephant Camp blends rustic elegance and modern comforts perfectly; each suite has its own private plunge pool and outdoor shower for a unique view of the silhouette-starred night sky above. Dine under the stars around a sunken fire pit close to roaming game or relax in luxurious interiors, gorgeously adorned with period furniture, classic décor and fine fabrics that preserve a sense of yesteryear’s romance. This intimate safari lodge offers an unparalleled African escape. Experience privacy and serenity while feeling part of nature – all within walking distance from exotic animal sightings.
The Elephant Camp’s suites display their own unique elegance, with a picturesque view spilling before them. Each tent adorns a spacious deck, a private plunge pool and an outside shower, all of which are ideal locations for relaxation and appreciation of the surrounding landscape. Even the bath offers an unparalleled view of the horizon. The rooms have been deliberately sculpted to celebrate the openness of the African bush, and there is an easy flow from the bathroom to bedroom to private lounging area that spreads onto the spacious deck through glass French doors. The stylish furnishing and décor has been specifically selected to capture the beauty of the natural environment, retaining the authenticity of the African wilderness.
Standard Luxury Tented Suites
There is a seamless flow between the suites and the surrounding wilderness, with an open plan design that echoes the easy rhythm of nature. The imaginative use of canvas preserves the romance of yesteryear with a classic safari atmosphere, accentuated by thoughtful finishing touches. The outdoor showers and private plunge pools inspire meaningful connections with nature, and even the bathtub has a panoramic view of the landscape. Reimagined through a modern perspective, the essence of adventure inherent to a tented safari experience is more aligned with how travellers have evolved.
Step into the wild world of The Elephant Camp, where the Afrocentric design and artisanal cooking techniques will take you on a sensory journey like nothing else. With its tranquil surroundings, sophisticated yet wild atmosphere, and world-class cuisine, The Elephant Camp promises an unforgettable experience of taste, smell, and sight. Enjoy succulent meals alongside a backdrop of natural wonder that will excite your senses and indulge your palate.
Lose yourself in the Zen atmosphere that flows from every corner of this unique dining destination — it’s an escape you won’t soon forget! Calling all foodies and connoisseurs of taste – an exciting, unique dining experience awaits you at Head Chef Nicholas & Head Chef Brian’s Kitchen! This exquisite restaurant serves up a modern menu inspired by the finest wild game meat, organic vegetables, and foraged flavours. Combining time-honoured techniques with bursts of sweet, salty, acidic and experimental notes, you’re sure to find something new with every visit! The kitchen creates its signature dishes through char-grilling and smoking techniques that bring a traditional touch to fresh local ingredients. Step inside this creative gastronomic adventure – it’ll tantalise your taste buds like never before.
Welcome to The Elephant Camp – an international safari dining experience like no other! Immerse yourself in the exquisite beauty of the Victoria Falls and Batoka Gorge as you escape everyday life into a wild world full of adventure, excitement and culinary delights. Whether you’re relaxing on the environmentally friendly deck overlooking one of nature’s most breathtaking scenes, or gathering around the outdoor pizza oven watching our specialty pizzas bake, your senses will be delighted with a truly unique cuisine that celebrates seasonal ingredients and brings you closer to the environment around you. Forget what you expect from a traditional restaurant – come discover the magic of The Elephant Camp!
Situated twenty minutes out of town, The Elephant Camp gives guests the opportunity to explore Victoria Falls on their own terms. However, there are a variety of exciting activities that unfold within the boundaries of the untamed African bush for guests to explore at no additional cost.
Guided Tour of the Falls – Zimbabwe side
Wild Horizons Tour of Victoria Falls, ZimbabweThe Victoria Falls reaches Its Zenith in about May each year. It’s a truly awe-inspiring experience – the sight, the sound, the smell; the humbling feeling that here indeed is Nature’s Supreme Masterpiece. No photograph can begin to depict the reality…and nothing prepares you for your first sight. This tour is conducted in the morning and afternoon. Guests will be accompanied through the Rainforest by one of our qualified guides.
Meet the Elephant
The Elephant Camp Safari Lodge – Activities – Elephant Encounters The Wild Horizons Elephant Sanctuary and Orphanage offer eco-conscious travellers an authentic and positive elephant encounter. “Meet the Elephant” will give guests the opportunity to unobtrusively interact with some of the biggest personalities in Africa, in a pristine environment overflowing with raw natural beauty.
Lunch at The Lookout Cafe
Activities to do – Lunch at The Lookout Cafe. Guests enjoy complimentary transfers and the fully inclusive use of the Lookout Café. Perched 120 metres above the turbulent rapids of the Zambezi River, the café overhangs the spectacular chasm of the Batoka Gorge, just down from the iconic Victoria Falls Bridge, which forms part of its backdrop.
Visiting the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust – Judge the rescued vulture
We work to preserve and protect elephant in the wild through collaboration with the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust. The Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust (VFTW) is based adjacent to The Elephant Camp and a visit to the trust is included in our guest experience.
A Victoria Falls Canopy Tour
The Victoria Falls Canopy Tour offers a network of slides, trails and rope bridge walkways within the canopy of the hardwood forest of the Zambezi gorges. This experience is suitable to adventure seekers of all ages including families and groups. This is family fun with a unique birds-eye view of one the seven natural wonders of the world.
A Village Tour
Guests will be transferred to a rural village where they will see local villagers going about their daily tasks and interact with them. The tour enables them to see rural Zimbabwean life first hand.
|Travel Between||Per person sharing||Per person Single||Child over 7|
|01 April ‘23 to 26 October ‘23||$ 1,910.00||$ 2,790.00||$ 1,030.00|
|27 October ’23 to 15 December ‘23||$ 1,590.00||$ 2,310.00||$ 870.00|
|16 December ’23 to 05 January ‘24||$ 1,910.00||$ 2,790.00||$ 1,030.00|
- Accommodation, all meals and drinks
- Complimentary mini bars in the rooms
- Return transfers ex Victoria Falls or Livingstone Airport
- Shuttle to Victoria Falls town
- Laundry (No dry-cleaning or special care items)
- Emergency Medical Evacuation cover
- 2% Tourism levy
- VAT on accommodation, meals and drinks
- Rainforest Entry Fee – subject to change
- Zambezi Royal Cruise – River Usage Fees – subject to change
- Conservation Levy – subject to change
- Chobe National Park Fees – subject to change
Activities available at The Elephant Camp at no extra charge to
guests – (time & weather permitting):-
- Visit the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust (www.vicfallswildlifetrust.org)
- Elephant Conservation Experience
- Cocktails & Canapés at the Batoka Gorge
- Morning / Afternoon Game drives in the Zambezi National Park
- Birding & Nature walks on the Wild Horizons Wildlife Sanctuary
- Lunch at the Lookout Cafe – Including drinks
- Village Tour
- Guided Tour of the Falls – Zimbabwe (Excluding Entry Fees)
- Victoria Falls Canopy Tour (Excluding Park Fees)
- Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi Royal (Excluding River Usage Fees)
- Chobe Day Trip
- Premium brand drinks – available and payable direct
- Curios and All items of a personal nature
- Visa Cost
- Flights to/from Victoria Falls (VFA)
- Cost of personal Nature
- Travel Insurance