Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
11 tented villas with communal facilities
African Bush Camps
Somalisa and Somalisa Acacia Tented Camps is set in the heart of Hwange National Park Zimbabwe, and is known as the land of the giants for its big elephant herds. Nestled in a stunning location tucked away on an acacia island along the edge of an ancient seasonal flood plain, Somalisa provides guests with breathtaking views of the savannah plains across the famous Kennedy Vlei line.
Consisting of nine elegantly furnished standard and two family “Sail” tensile membrane Tents with gauze sliding doors, a glass wood-burner fireplace for the cold winter nights, and an overhead fan for the hot summer days, each tent has en-suite bathroom facilities including flush toilets, an indoor and outdoor shower, as well as a copper slipper-style bathtub. There are 2 main decking areas which include split level decking with a separate lounge and dining areas, as well as a small splash pools for guests overlooking the “Elephant Pool” and a natural waterholes where herds of game congregate to drink and where guests can relax whilst soaking in the African bush.
Nomadic Resort’s COO Neil Hendrikz was project manager for the design, manufacturing and installation in his previous position as Director of Tenthouse Structures.