Ivory Lodge

Ivory Lodge: Information from the owner

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Type Safari Lodge
No. of rooms 9
Last updated 16-Jul-2015

Main description of Ivory Lodge

Ivory Lodge: Facilities

Property facilities Barbeque Facilities
Room facilities En-Suite, Fan, Pure Cotton Linen, Shower, Hair Dryer, Tea / Coffee
Available services Airport Shuttles, Babysitting Service, Laundry Service
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Big 5, Bird Watching, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Safaris, Walks, Horse Riding, Horse-back Safaris, Animal Encounters, Child Friendly Activities, Cultural Tours

Room types at Ivory Lodge

Family Rooms - 7-9

Family Rooms - 7-9

Ivory offers 3 Family room options made up of 1 standard room and 2 suites. Each family unit can be fitted with suitable beds catering for children U12 sharing a room with their parents. It is recommended to request the suites for family occupancy as they are more spacious. The rooms have been designed with ultimate comfort in mind in a Robinson Crusoe style, offering open-aired views of the floodlit waterhole. Ivory is a family friendly bush lodge with luxuries catering for a more rustic & authentic tree-house style African experience. Each tree-house consists of ensuite bathrooms with showers, mosquito nets, electric blankets, fans, tea & coffee station, hair dryers & a wardrobe. Plug points in the room are South African 3 pinned round plugs, grounded, 15A, 220-240V. International adaptors are available in the rooms. Hot water systems heated by electrical boiler 24/7. Rooms 7 -9: These rooms hot water systems are heated by wood fire

Presidential Suites - 8-9

Presidential Suites - 8-9

Ivory consists of 2 elevated tented Presidential Suites offering fantastic views over the waterhole. The suites are elegant and contemporary, yet, still designed with ultimate comfort in mind in a Robinson Crusoe style, offering open-aired views of the floodlit waterhole. Each suite consists of ensuite bathrooms with bathtub & shower, private balconies & outside seating area, mosquito nets, electric blankets, fans, tea & coffee station, hair dryers & a wardrobe. Plug points in the room are South African 3 pinned round plugs, grounded, 15A, 220-240V. International adaptors are available upon request. Hot water systems heated by electrical boiler 24/7.

Standard Treehouse Rooms - 1-7

Standard Treehouse Rooms - 1-7

Ivory comprise of 7 thatched and elevated tree house style standard rooms, all commanding great views of a private and active waterhole. The rooms have been designed with ultimate comfort in mind in a Robinson Crusoe style, offering open-aired views of the floodlit waterhole. Ivory is a family friendly bush lodge with luxuries catering for a more rustic & authentic tree-house style African experience. Each tree-house consists of ensuite bathrooms with showers, mosquito nets, electric blankets, fans, tea & coffee station, hair dryers & a wardrobe. Plug points in the room are South African 3 pinned round plugs, grounded, 15A, 220-240V. International adaptors are available in the rooms. Hot water systems heated by electrical boiler 24/7. Rooms 7 -9: These rooms hot water systems are heated by wood fire

Activities at Ivory Lodge

Culture & Community

Culture & Community

Zimbabwe offers a rich, dynamic culture and through the support of our non profit project “The Mother Africa Trust“ we offer visits to local clinics, rural schools and the Dete Old Age Home. A fantastic way to get to know the friendly people and culture of Zimbabwe!

Game Drives

Game Drives

Morning, afternoon & full day game drives can be arranged on the concession and into the National Park. An abundance of game species can be spotted within the concession and National Park including Elephant, Lion, Giraffe, Cheetah, Zebra, Sable, Wild Dog, Leopard and much more!

Within the concession, evening game drives can be arranged with a sunset stopover for sundowners and your choice of beverage. Returning to the lodge by spotlight to find those elusive night animals & arriving back in camp in time to freshen up for dinner.

Painted Dog Conservation Centre

Painted Dog Conservation Centre

Zimbabwe boasts one of the largest populations of this endangered species. A visit to the Hwange Research Centre to learn more about these beautiful painted dogs and the rehabilitation, research and conservation efforts surrounding the centre is highly recommended. There is no entry fee charged but the program kindly asks visitors to either buy something from the curio shop with proceeds going to the program or welcomes any donations.

Pan Sits

Pan Sits

Spend the day, half a day relaxing near the pan with full waiter service and watch the animals as they get up close and personal.

Walking Safari

Walking Safari

After a fireside coffee and delicious muffins, journey into the bush on foot with your professional guide on a walking safari. Enjoy the early crisp mornings as you discover the wonders of the African bush and witness its wildlife come to life. Starting time is first light. Walking Safaris are carried out on our private concession of 6000 acres and are weather dependent.
Walking Safaris only available upon request during reservation.

Restaurants at Ivory Lodge

Captains Table

Guests are wined and dined around the Captain's Table & served a set gourmet meal. Private/Romantic dining can be arranged with the managers in camp. Specific dietary requirements can be catered for and must be advised upon reservation.