Today is World Environment Day. This year the theme is “Beat Plastic Pollution” and official commemorations are taking place in India. The Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi, took to twitter and wrote: “Greetings on #WorldEnvironmentDay. Together, let us ensure that our future generations live in a clean and green planet, in harmony with […]
Matobo Hills Lodge is delighted to share the news that we have been awarded the Certificate of Excellence by the world’s largest hospitality review site, TripAdvisor. Matobo Hills Lodge continues to establish itself as a first-rate Zimbabwean tourist destination, thanks to our hardworking team and our collective efforts to ensure that Guest Happiness is […]
PRESS RELEASE – World Monuments Watch The cultural landscape is threatened by several factors including deforestation. The World Monuments Fund (WMF) announced the 2018 World Monuments Watch on the 15th October 2017. The WMF is a private nonprofit organization founded in 1965 by individuals concerned about the accelerating destruction of important artistic treasures throughout the […]
1. The People Every tourism nation claims its people are the friendliest on earth, but… Zimbabweans rank right up there at the top of the list. We have the highest literacy rate in Africa (98%) something to brag about; winner of the all-time population smile rate (100%), I made that up but it can’t be […]
Being in the hospitality industry we meet many foreign tourists visiting Zimbabwe for the first time. Without fail, each traveler begins their conversation something like this:
Great news for everyone! Matobo hills lodge is currently working on a variety of tours that will be on offer to in house guests and day visitors. Full day, half day, cave visits or sundowners at Rhodes grave! We will be releasing them next week!
Meet us at Indaba 2016! INDABA is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of the top three ‘must visit’ events of its kind on the global calendar. INDABA 2016 takes place at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Centre, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal from 7-9 May 2016. The Management team will be […]
The Lodge has a fleet of open safari vehicles and a staff of trained guides. Walks and drives to areas of scenic and historical interest include visits to the famous rock paintings, the historical battle sites and to the grave of Cecil John Rhodes at World’s View.