Hycroft Cottage

Hycroft Cottage

Peak-Season Rates (8 December –  5 January) are $30.00 per person per night. 50% deposit required to secure the booking, balance to be paid by the end of November. 

Please Scroll to the bottom of this page to make a booking. Please email hivu@visitvumba.com for payment details. 

A double-storey rambling house which faces southeast with stunning views looking across the Burma Valley onto the Himalayas and the Chimanimani mountains in the distance. There are two separate entrances with a fully equipped kitchen down stairs and a kitchenette upstairs. There are 7 bedrooms sleeping 3 doubles, 1 twin and 3 singles. There is a bathroom and toilet down stairs and 2 showers upstairs. The price is $25 per person per night during weekends and holidays, with a week day special of $20pppn. Children under 12 are half price. Should you be on a low budget and are a walk-in-customer then we will offer you a backpacker’s rate of $15 pppn. An option to camp is also available as well at $10 pppn on weekends and $8 pppn during weeknights. Hycroft kitchens are fully equipped and have gas stoves and a 4-plate electric, in the larger kitchen and fireplaces. It is serviced and has a night guard from 5pm to 6am. A map showing walking paths is available from the office. The cottage keys must be collected from our Hivu Nursery offices before 5 pm, situated on the main road at the 27 Km peg on the main Vumba road for a refundable deposit paid to our saleslady and any outstanding fee to be paid in full. Deposit returned upon satisfaction from our staff or ourselves that there are no breakages, extra guests, and the cottage has been left in a tidy and respectable state.


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All reservations must be secured with a minimum 50% deposit within 48hours of enquiry otherwise the booking will be forfeited without notification.

A FULL refund of the deposit paid, less bank charges if cancelled  3 weeks prior to the arrival date

A 50% refund of the deposit if cancelled more than 7 days prior to the arrival date

NO REFUND if cancelled less than 7 days prior to the arrival date