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2 outdoor pools
2 outdoor pools
2 outdoor pools

Guest reviews

4.7/5 Exceptional
17 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Free airport shuttle

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
Hand sanitiser provided


Explore the area

Popular LocationDevil's Pool15 min drive
Popular LocationVictoria Falls16 min drive
Popular LocationVictoria Falls Bridge16 min drive
AirportVictoria Falls (VFA)24 min drive

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  • Luxury Tent (Standard)

    Room amenities

    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Luxury Tent (West)

    Room amenities

    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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  • Luxury Tent (Family)

    Room amenities

    • Park view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
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About this area

Victoria Falls

Located in Victoria Falls, The Elephant Camp is in a walkable area with great airport proximity. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Victoria Falls National Park and Victoria Falls. Devil's Pool and Livingstone Reptile Park are also worth visiting.

Visit our Victoria Falls travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Devil's Pool - 15 min drive
  • Victoria Falls - 16 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Bridge - 16 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Field Museum - 23 min drive
  • Livingstone Reptile Park - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Victoria Falls (VFA) - 24 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • On-site dining venue – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

About this property

The Elephant Camp

4-star all-inclusive tentalow, walk to Victoria Falls National Park
This tentalow features 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free airport shuttle. Additionally, spa services, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance are on-site. All 16 rooms boast private plunge pools and deep soaking bathtubs, while including thoughtful touches such as free minibar items and bathrobes. Other amenities available to guests include furnished patios, separate bathtubs and showers and coffee/tea makers.
The Elephant Camp offers 16 forms of accommodation with private plunge pools and a safe. Rooms open to furnished patios. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and free minibar items. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and a ceiling fan. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.
2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

All-inclusive details

This tentalow is all-inclusive. On-site food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

All meals, snacks and beverages included
In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Other inclusions

Round-trip airport transfers
Shuttle service to off-site activities

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free return airport shuttle from 6 AM to 9 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 7 AM–10 AM
  • All meals, snacks and beverages included
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Game/wildlife drives
  • Game/wildlife viewing
  • Safari
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Massages


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception

Room amenities


  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens


  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free minibar

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio


  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Private plunge pool
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service



Check-in between 2 PM and 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6 AM to 9 PM
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 6 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 6 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: USD40 per person, per stay. This fee does not apply to children under 1 year of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

This property is located in Victoria Falls National Park. This property's mandatory destination fee comprises the USD 30 per person per stay national park entrance fee and USD 10 per person per stay conservation fee. The destination fee is payable at check-out.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children 6 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

The Elephant Camp All Inclusive
The Elephant Camp Victoria Falls
The Elephant Camp Safari/Tentalow
The Elephant Camp Safari/Tentalow Victoria Falls

Frequently asked questions

Does The Elephant Camp have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is The Elephant Camp pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Elephant Camp?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this tentalow?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 8:00 PM.
What time is check-out at this tentalow?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Does The Elephant Camp provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Is this property all-inclusive?
Yes, the property is all-inclusive. All food and drinks are included.
Where is this property located?
Situated in a national park, this all-inclusive tentalow is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Victoria Falls National Park and within 9 miles (15 km) of Victoria Falls and Devil's Pool. Victoria Falls Bridge and Victoria Falls Field Museum are also within 9 miles (15 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Elephant Camp

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

The staff and management could not have made my stay any more comfortable - both friendly and accomodating. The hospitality and activities that are included in the stay are amazing - the Elephant encounter and the visit to the Wildlife trust are highlights, as was the sundowners looking over the gorge. The serenity and tranquillity are fantastic. 10 out of 10

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A wonderful personal service in beautiful surroundings, with luxury accommodation and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. All inclusive was just that, including doing your laundry. Some trips were extra but transport was provided to meet the trip transport. The staff were friendly, helpful, polite and informative. The evening meal choices were restrictive and had no vegetarian option, but I got the impression that if we had asked for something different, it would have been provided. They even drove us the 30 minutes to their other property ‘Old Drift’ for lunch, when we asked what it was like, at no extra cost (this was luxurious too, by the Zambezi river). We loved our stay at Elephant Camp and were made to feel special. We would highly recommend it.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stay here!!

The staff was absolutely amazing - so friendly and knowledgeable and adaptable to our changing schedule. The food was plentiful and delicious, and served whenever we wanted! The included perks were beyond wonderful - airport transport and laundry were great for logistical reasons, but the elephant encounter, canopy zip line, sunset at the gorge (x2) and tour of the falls were all so amazing. We can’t say enough positive things about this place. It was a once in a lifetime experience that we hope to repeat someday. If you’re on the fence, you must do it, and you won’t regret it for a second.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Best Holiday Ever

Amazing. More locals should visit and experience the service, comfort and excellence their own backyard has to offer.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We were originally supposed to stay at the Elephant Camp but it was under renovations so we were moved to the Old Drift Lodge - so this is really a review for that amazing property! It was 5 star from the moment we arrived. The entire staff, from our guide Khule to the wait and cleaning staff, all went above and beyond to make this trip the most memorable ever. We didn't have to worry about a thing - food, adventures, safari drives, boat cruises, laundry - all included. We will be back!

Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2019