Wilderness Little Ruckomechi

Wilderness Little Ruckomechi offers an intimate and exclusive tented experience in a private concession at the western edge of Mana Pools National Park.

Wilderness Little Ruckomechi is the little sister to Ruckomechi and has a similar setting in a grove of mahogany trees on the banks of the mighty Zambezi within a private concession on the western edge of Mana Pools National Park. Like its sister, it offers a wide range of activities with great guiding in an exclusive area which is very good for big game as well as birding. However, with just three tents, the camp offers a very intimate experience in a camp that is upmarket but still retains an authentic bush feel. The staff are very friendly with excellent service and food.


The camp has just three guest tents constructed of timber, reed and canvas, with large gauze windows on three sides, making guests feel as if they are in the heart of the bush. The bedroom area…


Mana Pools National Park, a World Heritage Site, is a beautiful wilderness area, in northern Zimbabwe where the floodplains of the mighty Zambezi, wooded with acacia and mahogany trees…


The camp welcomes children 13 years and older (or younger if the camp is booked exclusively) and due to the fact that there is no specific family accommodation, the camp is not fenced and…

Conservation & community

Wilderness Safaris has established two non-profit organisations to achieve their mission of protecting and expanding Africa’s wilderness through conservation and community empowerment…

Location Mana Pools National Park
Access Scheduled or charter flight to Mana West Airstrip (25 minute drive from camp)
Open April to 19 November
Pricing £££££
Camp Style Luxury Tented Camp
Focus Big game / Walking / Activities on the river including fishing and boating / Birding
Children 13 years +
Activities Game drives (day and night) / Guided walks / Boat trips / Fishing / Canoeing / Sleep outs
Vehicles Open
Maximum Guests on Vehicle 6
Private Vehicle Options Yes
Off-road Driving No
Number of Rooms 3
Family Accommodation No
Bathroom Plumbed shower / Plumbed basin / Flush toilet
Power for charging In room
Lighting Solar
Hairdryer No
Heating/Cooling Ceiling fan
Room Safe Yes
Laundry Service Complimentary
Communication in room Air horn
Wi-Fi Throughout
Mobile Reception No
Swimming Communal
Wellness No
Dining Style Individual and communal
Drinks Included House drinks only
Credit Cards Not accepted