Only 2 hours from Harare, this beautiful wilderness eco-lodge offers a great weekend escape or conference venue for up to 100 people. It is located in the eastern part of the Zambezi Escarpment just north of Centenary. This establishment is one of the successful CAMPFIRE projects where local communities benefit from natural resources through tourism (consumptive and non-consumptive). Mavuradonha eco-camp is surrounded by mountains which rise over 1,000m and offer spectacular scenery, great hiking trails (11 trails), bird watching, rock painting, and a touch of native biodiversity (both flora and fauna).

The main attractions in Mavuradona include:

  • Nature hikes
  • Great astronomy (Sleeping under the moon and stars)
  • Habitat for the big 5, mainly elephants and buffalos and other wildlife such as eland, impala, zebra, leopard, sables, giraffes and other plains game.
  • Bird watching
  • Sacred pools (Sohwe Falls) for dipping
  • Rock painting
  • ¬†Community exchange


Our Mavuradonha accommodation offers a variety of budget accommodation options from $10 (camping per head), $20 (shared bashas) to $35 per chalet for a night with prepared meals or self -catering. A great venue for corporate conferences and team building activities, popular with NGOs. Contact us to book these.

Small World Lodge Mavuradona Chalets
Small World Lodge Mavuradona Bashas