Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

Discover a secret Riviera, a haven of unparalleled natural beauty seated along Lake Kariba

Where You Can Stay in Bumi Hills

Private villa of Matetsi
Lake View Suites

Nestled into the hillside, ten elegantly designed luxury rooms offer breathtaking views of the wildlife-rich shoreline and vast expanse of the lake. Each room boasts a mini bar, tea and coffee amenities, air-conditioning, and a private observation deck.

Luxury family suite
Baobab Villa

A 2-bedroom private sanctuary with indoor and outdoor dining areas and its own living room bar, perfect for families. Elevate your stay with the villa’s exclusive amenities, including a personal butler, dedicated safari guide, and private vehicle.

What Guests Love About Bumi Hills

Guests have consistently praised Bumi Hills as an outstanding luxury safari lodge in Zimbabwe. The lodge is renowned for its meticulous landscapes filled with rare flowers, an infinity pool, and strategically positioned fire pits.

From the confines of this retreat, herds of elephants, zebras, hippos, and other wildlife are a regular sight, making every moment feel like a safari.

Dedicated staff like guide Power and host Sheckie go above and beyond, offering personalized experiences like surprise sundowners, memorable culinary treats, and celebrating special occasions.

Moreover, Bumi Hills is not just about game drives; it offers unique water cruises on the lake, providing guests with the thrill of catching a tiger fish and witnessing breathtaking African sunsets.

Visitors commend the culinary delights, the variety of activities, and especially the dedication of guides like Steve.

The camp’s commitment to local communities and anti-poaching efforts further endears it to its guests.

Despite the allure of the activities, many highlight that the genuine warmth of the staff and the magnificent views remain the lodge’s true gem


Enrich Your Soul With The Spirit Of Lake Kariba

preparing for lunch
Viewing deck at Bumi Hills
professional massages
veranda at west lodge
bird's view of matetsi


Useful Information About Matetsi

Dining options:
  • Indoor and outdoor dining options available.
  • Selection from full to continental breakfasts.
  • Expertly crafted set lunch and dinner menus.
  • Exclusive private dining experience in the Baobab private villa.
Facilities and Services:
  • Laundry service available.
  • 24-hour security for guest peace of mind.
  • Wireless internet access in the central area.
  • Expansive infinity pool complemented by loungers and day beds.
  • Amenities include a lounge, bar, library, dining areas, snooker room, and a spacious open deck.
  • Inviting fire pit for evening relaxation.
  • On-site gym (included in the stay).
  • Spa services available at an additional cost.
  • Morning, afternoon, and night game drives.
  • Walking safaris to explore nature up close.
  • Boating excursions on the water.
  • Fishing adventures.
  • Cultural village visits.
  • Bird watching for avid ornithologists.
  • Star gazing for a celestial experience.
  • Children of all ages welcome at Bumi Hills.
  • Special activities tailored for kids available.
Accommodation Includes:
  • Accommodation in luxurious settings.
  • All meals and local brand beverages included.
  • National Parks Fees and contribution to Bumi Hills Anti-Poaching fund.
  • Convenient laundry service.
  • Complimentary return road transfers from Bumi Hills airstrip.
  • Two shared exciting activities each day.
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance for peace of mind.
Accommodation Excludes:
  • Conservation fee charged per person, nightly.
  • Premium imported spirits & champagne available.
  • Relaxing spa treatments on offer.

Where Bumi Hills Has Been Highly Rated

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