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1 room, 2 adults

Gwango Elephant Lodge

3.5-star3.5 stars
Hwange National Park, Dete, Zimbabwe

3.5-star lodge in Dete with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free full breakfast and free parking
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  • We had a lovely time staying 2 nights at Gwango Elephant Lodge. The staff were all very helpful and the food was excellent. This was a very peaceful place and was amazing to have…Sep. 8, 2018

Gwango Elephant Lodge

  • Superior Villa, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Overwater
  • Premier Suite, 1 Bedroom, Pool Access, Pool View

What’s around Gwango Elephant Lodge


  • In a national park
  • Painted Dog Research Center - 41 min walk
  • Painted Dog Conservation - 4.7 mi / 7.6 km
  • Hwange National Park - 7.5 mi / 12.1 km
  • Railway Recreation Center - 10.5 mi / 16.9 km
  • Nyamandhlovu Platform - 14.2 mi / 22.9 km

Getting around

  • Victoria Falls (VFA) - 148 min drive
  • Airport pick-up service
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 11 cabins


  • Check-in time 2 PM-6 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
There is no front desk at this property. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Guests will receive check-in instructions prior to their arrival.
Guests driving to the property should contact this property in advance.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)



  • Free self parking on site

  • Free nearby parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Ecotours on site
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Wedding services
  • Year Built – 2014
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Fireplace
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Giraffe Lounge - This lobby lounge serves breakfast and light fare.

Gwango Elephant Lodge’s small print

Also known as

  • Gwango Elephant Lodge Dete
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Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Safes in guestrooms can be used for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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

FAQs for Gwango Elephant Lodge

  • Is parking offered on site at Gwango Elephant Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Gwango Elephant Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Gwango Elephant Lodge?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 6 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Gwango Elephant Lodge?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Gwango Elephant Lodge?
    Yes, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel is available.

Gwango Elephant Lodge

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