The Pumpkin Hotel
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Nearest townMudzi
OpenedDecember 1999
FounderDouglas Mrewa
Owned byDouglas Mrewa

The Pumpkin Hotel or Chinhanga is a private hotel in Kotwa, Mudzi District. The hotel is 215km from Harare on the Harare - Nyamapanda highway in Kotwa. Its Head Office is at No 29 Scanlen Drive, Borrowdale, in Harare.

Visitors Guide

  • Contact Details
  • HEAD OFFICE 29 Scanlen Drive, Borrowdale, Harare
  • Cell: 0733 205 736 0773 273 886 0773 235 514 0733 656 151
  • Email:


Pumpkin Hotel was founded by the Chief Executive Officer, Douglas Mrewa. Mrewa named the hotel after his father Chinhanga. It was registered in 1997 Registration No 2984/97 and officially opened in December 1999 although it had been operating before.

The hotel has 58 rooms for accommodation and offers facilities for workshops and conferences.

Activities and Facilities

The hotel offers camping facilities

  • 24 Hour room service
  • Laundry service
  • Internet Wireless Browsing

Nearby Areas which visitors can visit include

  • Mutoko Ruins
  • Last Destination (Cultural Centre)
  • Nyamapanda Border Post.
  • Nyatana game reserve
  • Various Dam sites for fishing and canoeing
  • Bushman painting sites
  • Packaged cultural tours