Accommodation in Chimanimani
Please note the rates quoted below were correct at the time they were added. Please confirm rates on the individual websites.
Close to the village with spectacular view of the Chimanimani mountains.
Alternative budget accommodation with camping, dormitory, private double rooms and an en-suite, self catering cottage. Popular with business travellers, backpackers and overlanders. Offers meals on request and has a wood fired pizza oven which can be fired up for larger groups – so enquire in advance or when booking.
2018 Rates are:
Camping - $8 pppn, $5 for children under 12 pppn
Dormitory rooms – from US$10 – US$15 per night per person
Private double room (shared bathroom) – sleeps 2 – from US$25 per night
Private double room (en-suite) – sleeps 2 – from US$40 per night
Cottage (ensuite) – sleeps 4 – US$60 per night per cottage
Emmanuel: +263 (0) 77 586 1228
Frog & Fern
Comfortable, fully-equipped self-catering stone-and-thatch chalets with big fireplaces and plenty of space. Set among msasa trees; small campground. Horse riding – guests only.
2018 rates are US$42pppn Self Catering or $52pp B&B.
Children Under 12yrs are US$25pppn and $30pppn respectively.
The above rates apply if you are paying by Eco Cash or RTG.
Swipe payments are not available.
Please deduct 20% if paying by US$ CASH.
An additional 2% ZTA Government Levy applies to all rates.
Camping rates are: $10pppn and $8.00pppn for children Under 12yrs.
Tel. 077 592 0440, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Farmhouse & Penny’s Palace
Comfortable rooms in an authentic old farmhouse, or a cosy private cottage on small working farm near the village. Hens, cows, geese, sheep, etc. Popular with families. Self-catering. Horse and donkey rides.
Tel. 077 210 1283, email: email@example.com
Camping: $10 per person per night (using the house facilities)
Bed (bring your own bedding): $15 ppp night
Bed (bedding and towel provided): $20 ppp night
Whole house (bring your own bedding): $75 per night
Whole house (bedding and towels provided): $100 per night
Chimanimani Hala Hotel
Standard hotel rooms, swimming pool, central, basic catering.
Tel. 077 347 6110, 077 148 6555, 026 2270
Double storey thatched cottage in indigenous gardens overlooking a lush green valley. Self-catering.
Tel. 077 210 1283
Budget accommodation, rooms, self-catering, close to village.
Tel. 077 343 9774
Newly renovated fully equipped self-catering house with 2 double rooms, DSTV, mountain views.
Tel. 077 324 3418 owner or 077 797 7773 caretaker.
Camping in the Chimanimani National Parks
The National Parks office (CMNP) 077 865 9897 handles camping bookings and fees for: Base Camp (starting point for mountain hikes) the Mountain Hut (top of Bailey’s folly hike), Bridal Veil Falls (near village) and Corner Campsite (north 20 kms by road). Camping also at various lodges see above.
Prices displayed were correct when posted – please confirm rates on the individual websites.