Big Cave Camp poses atop an enormous granite whaleback, commanding inspirational views across the famous Matobo National Park. Sophisticated African architecture incorporates colossal boulders into a luxuriously appointed thatched lodge positioned amidst ancient Khoisan rock art.
Retire at a day’s end to the natural rock pool and sundeck, the Leopard’s Lair lounge and bar, a cave-style boma for pre-dinner drinks or the popular lodge library. The eight thatched A-frame cottages, each with an en-suite bathroom and private balcony, resonate with African creative flair.
Find solitude within an intimate retreat as secluded as the original Kalanga grain bins that nestle amongst the rocks.
The design of the lodges is A-frame granite under thatch, which ensures they are cool in summer and warm in winter. The eight lodges, each with an en-suite bathroom and private balcony, resonate with African creative flair. Included is a honeymoon suite, as well as family rooms for those with small children.
The chalets can sleep up to a total of 21 guests and are configured as follows:
There is so much to do at Big Cave Camp …from history, culture, flora and fauna in the Matobo Hills, guests have a wide variety of activities to choose from, all accompanied by a qualified guide.
List of Activities