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Nyamatusi Mahogany Zimbabwe Family Room

Welcome to Nyamatusi Mahogany, the epitome of luxury safari experiences for adventurous families seeking an unforgettable getaway. Set along the picturesque banks of the Zambezi River, this exclusive camp offers a truly immersive and tranquil family retreat.

Imagine being surrounded by the lush beauty of the Mana Pools wilderness while creating family memories in one of only two tented suites and two family suites, all nestled under ancient mahogany trees. Nyamatusi Mahogany has been thoughtfully designed with style and tranquillity in mind, ensuring a one-of-a-kind stay and offering the ultimate in family-friendly safari accommodation.

The camp seamlessly integrates with the natural landscape, offering breathtaking views of the Zambezi River and the surrounding floodplains. The main communal area, with its open-sided structures and thatched roofing, allows you to connect with the environment while providing a sense of openness and freedom.

Promoting a philosophy that embraces families in the wild, children are welcomed into Nyamatusi with their special Ngwana Club starter kit, and a wide range of activities are on offer, incorporating tailor-made activities for children of all ages. While children of all ages are welcome at this Mana Pools lodge, walking safaris and canoeing are only possible for children over the age of sixteen years.


Nyamatusi Mahogany boast family-oriented tents with inter-leading walkways and connecting bedrooms, creating an ‘under-one-roof feeling’ and comfort for the whole family.

Nyamatusi’s two spacious luxury tented suites and their Luxury Family Suites, each has its own uninterrupted view of the Zambezi River, modern en-suite bathrooms with indoor and outdoor showers, a private deck and a private plunge pool. Here, you'll find the perfect balance between contemporary comforts and traditional charm, ensuring a cozy and luxurious retreat after each day's adventure.

Inspired by local materials and cultural heritage, the fusion of contemporary and African-inspired decor, along with earthy tones and carefully chosen artwork, creates a soothing and welcoming ambience that will make you feel right at home.

Are you ready to embrace the untamed luxury of Nyamatusi? Contact Safari Guru now to inquire about rates and availability. Our team will not only assist you in planning your dream safari experience in Mana Pools but also provide you with recommendations for other captivating camps within Zimbabwe, including the famed Victoria Falls or unforgettable adventures in Botswana.

Don't miss this opportunity to create cherished memories and connect with nature in its purest form. Book your Nyamatusi safari today and indulge in a journey of a lifetime.

Nyamatusi Mahogany Family Tented Suite Interior
Nyamatusi Mahogany Children's Safari Activities
Nyamatusi Mahogany Family Tented Room with Elephant
Nyamatusi Mahogany Walking Safari Activities for the Family
Nyamatusi Mahogany In Camp Activities for children and Family

At Nyamatusi Mahogany, the family safari is not just about witnessing nature's wonders; it's about creating unforgettable moments of discovery and learning for our youngest guests. The Ngwana Club offers a range of carefully curated activities that will ignite their curiosity and leave them with cherished memories to last a lifetime.

1. Nature Walks with Expert Guides - Step into the wilderness with experienced guides, accompanied by parents, as children embark on nature walks around camp. These fun and educational excursions present unique learning opportunities for the little adventurers. From animal-track identification and uncovering the traditional uses of plants to bird watching and seeking for the elusive 'Little 5'!

2. Ngwana Club Cooking Classes - At Nyamatusi, wood-fired pizza ovens create the perfect setting for the Ngwana Club cooking classes. Children are invited to unleash their culinary creativity as they design their very own pizzas with the guidance of talented camp chefs. Families are encouraged to participate in a friendly taste test competition, adding to the joy and bonding moments.

3. Traditional Story-Telling - Child specialist guides take storytelling to another level by sharing the captivating history and folklore of the area and its people. Dressed in authentic tribal regalia, the child specialist guide will perform a mesmerising play, enchanting young hearts with traditional tales and legends. The experience becomes even more engaging with an interactive drumming session, immersing children in the rich cultural heritage of the region.

4. Arts and Crafts/Beading - In the heart of the camp, a creative haven awaits our little artists. Inspired by the surrounding wilderness, children can let their imagination run wild in the arts and crafts corner. Here, they can thread beads to create beautiful bracelets and necklaces, taking home a treasured memento of their time in the bush. Nyamatusi offers opportunities for colouring and picture painting, allowing children to express themselves through art after being captivated by the beauty of Africa


Property Details

Nyamatusi Mahogany Location
Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe
4 Tented Suites (2 x Double and 2 x Family)
Guest Room Facilities
Air Conditioning, Balcony / Deck, Dressing Gowns En-Suite, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Lounge Area, Mini Bar, Mosquito Nets, Outside Shower, Plunge Pool, Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Safe, Shower, Tea / Coffee
Nyamatusi Mahogany Facilities
Activity Desk, Bar, Battery Charging Facilities, Communal Dining, Eco Friendly, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Library, Pool, Private Vehicle Available
Family Policy
All ages are welcome at Nyamatusi Mahogany
Bird Watching, Canoeing, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Game Walks, Safaris Walks (Guided), Walks (Self Guided)
Available Services
Credit Card, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Private Vehicle
Guided Safaris, All Meals and Drinks (excluding French Champagne), Laundry
Not Included
Gratuities, Cultural Tours, Treatments, Curio Purchases
Why Nyamatusi Mahogany?
A fantatsic and affordable family camp within the Mana Pools National Park

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