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Norma Jeane's Lake View Resort

A friendly and comfortable Bed and Breakfast close to Mutirikwe Lake.

Explore an Ancient Civilisation

This is an ideal destination for travellers wanting a relaxing break and a chance to experience Zimbabwe’s culture.

Norma Jeanes Lake View Resort is a beautiful converted farmhouse overlooking the stunning Mutirikwe. While this property is not modern or luxurious, it offers comfortable accommodation, friendly staff and a location that is off the beaten track. Ideal for people on self-drive holidays, this lodge can be accessed by flying into Masvingo airport and driving approximately 25km to Norma Jeane’s. There are two different options in terms of holiday packages. You can either opt for the Bed and Breakfast package or opt to self-cater. Children are welcome at this resort.

Accommodation comprises of ten double rooms and four self-catering lodges. The double rooms contain either double or twin beds and have their own personal balcony complete with a seating area, overlooking the beautiful lake. Bathrooms in the main lodge are communal and contain a basin, flushable toilet and a bath. Breakfasts are included in the rate and lunch and dinner are available at an extra cost. The self-catering lodges are fully furnished and comprise 1-3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to ten guests. Each of these lodges has an en-suite bathroom as well as a balcony and outdoor seating area. Main areas include an indoor dining room, a wifi zone and a lounge. There is also a campsite with communal bathrooms and an outdoor kitchen and Barbeque area.

Norma Jeane’s Lake View Resort is approximately ten minutes by vehicle from the Great Zimbabwe Ruins. Guests have the option of either exploring the remains of this ancient civilisation by themselves or going on a guided tour. Alternatively, there is the option of going birdwatching in the Msasa woodland that surrounds the hotel or going fishing for Bass on Lake Mutirikwe. Boat and sailing excursions are also available.

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