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    The Hide

    | Hwange National Park, Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
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          Free Internet
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          Camp Hwange
          175 reviews
          #7 of 22 Speciality lodging in Hwange National Park
           
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          Reviewed 9 May 2017

          We had a wonderful experience staying at the Hide. Nothing was to much trouble for the staff, and the tents are real luxury. Sean our guide, was full of interesting information and took us for wonderful game drives. (not to mention the "coffee shops"!!) The...More

          Thank toniwestonherbs
          Response from HideMarketing, Manager at The HideResponded 11 May 2017

          Hi Toni & Roger, Thank you for you for sharing your exciting experience with us! We are so glad that you chose to stay at The Dove's Nest, it really is very special. We hope to see you again soon! All the best for now,...More

          Reviewed 21 April 2017

          This was my 2nd visit to the Hide and I have to say was actually better than my first which surprised me as the First trip was fantastic. The guides at this camp are some of the best I have come across in Africa and...More

          Thank Andrew A
          Response from HideMarketing, Manager at The HideResponded 11 May 2017

          Hi Andrew, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Hide for a second time round, we value our loyal guests very much and do hope that you return sometime in the near future! Until then, all the best! The Hide Team

          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          We were picked up at the main park gate and driven to a water hole where there was a lunch spot overlooking the water hole where animals were drinking. Nice touch since we were hungry and it was a further drive to make it to...More

          Thank Alberta_Couple
          Response from HideMarketing, Manager at The HideResponded 8 May 2017

          Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review on The Hide! We are absolutely delighted to hear about your exciting adventure and very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in...More

          Reviewed 16 April 2017

          We had a very nice stay at the hide. People are nice and friendly. Guides are knowlegeable. Only constructive comments are on 1) rooms that will benefit from a refurbishment when you compare them with other lodges in the park and 2) food is good...More

          Thank EmB1111
          Response from HideMarketing, Manager at The HideResponded 8 May 2017

          Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write this review on The Hide. We value our guests feedback and strive to grow and improve. We do have plans for an overall refurbishment and are currently in the process of working on our rooms....More

          Reviewed 21 March 2017

          Amazing setting, impala grazing outside our door. Hospitality brilliant, food excellent. Nicholas was a great guide.Lindsay &Kate were great hosts & also thanks to Matthew. Would love to go back again

          Thank daffydoc2015
          Response from HideMarketing, Manager at The HideResponded 22 March 2017

          Hi there, Thank you for taking time to write this review on The Hide. We would absolutely love to have you back again soon. Until then all the best! The Hide Team

          Camp Hwange
          175 reviews
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          Hwange Safari Lodge
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$727 - US$1,374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Zimbabwe >
          • Matabeleland North Province >
          • Hwange National Park
          • Also Known As
          • The Hide Hotel Hwange National Park ,
          • Hide Hwange National Park
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          Traveller (501)
          Room & Suite (84)
          Dining (33)
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          Hotel & Grounds (410)
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          Nearby
          Nearby Restaurants
          Gwango Gobelo Bar & Grill
          3 reviews
          31.52 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Hwange National Park
          285 reviews
          27.35 km away
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          artisteaucoeur
          Hi, Our travel agent is scheduling us to be there for 2 nights, but we wondered if that would be enough time. How long are the game trips? And are they different every day? I could see how going to the same place 3 days in a row gets old, but if they are different, we want as much time to see wildlife as we can! Also, what other activities are there? Can we focus on lions?
          26 January 2017|
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          Response from Lois B | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry to be so late in answering this...did not see the question earlier. First of all, two days is not going to be long enough unless you fly both to/from Vic Falls. And, the Hide has amazing and LONG game drives. We... More
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          MMignone
          We are going to stay at the Hide towards the end of July and my husband wants to stay at the Dove's nest. It sounds romantic and super exciting but also terribly cold (we live in Florida, US) and a bit scary. I'm thinking of bringing my ski jacket just based on some of the descriptions from people who stayed there in July/August last few years. Can you describe it a bit more? any suggestions as to what to bring there? gloves? boots? Also, based on the descriptions, all we would have as "protection" is a two way walkie talkie radio. Is the place relatively secured from wild animals coming inside? (like snakes?or wild cats?) I am thrilled to stay there just want to keep my imagination in check as to what to expect from a tree house in middle of an African park. Thank you for any insight and advise.
          13 January 2016|
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          Response from Sally W | Reviewed this property |
          Hi M, We have just returned from The Hide and had a wonderful time. Although our weather was still mild, the morning drives were cool and we needed warm clothes. I would definitely bring gloves, a warm hat and winter jacket... More
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          "you might want to choose a room close to the main building (wifi)"
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          "Every tent has the best view"
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          "Tom's Hide is perfect for a family trip"
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          "Try the tree-house if you have time."
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