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Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   471 Squire Cummings Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Ranked #5 of 12 hotels in Victoria Falls
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The stay at the lodge was great. Good food, very nice pool with a view on wild life. Nice rooms, good staff, wifi. Really easy access to the falls with a bus that runs to the town, the craft market and the falls every hour, every day. Small negative detail,we had a room with a broken hairdryer, and dysfunctional sockets/plugs... More

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To top off our Namibian trip we flew to Vitoria Falls and stayed at the Vic-falls Safari Lodge. Upon arrival at the airport we were greeted by a band of barely dressed siniging locals, posing as savages. When we arrived at the hotel, we were welcomed by yet another local in a dress with feathers on his head. At dinner,... More

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our room was very nice. The view of the waterhole from the hotel was an added feature as there was a wide variety of wildlife. The atmosphere was very pleasant. The food at the restaurant was quite good. Everyone was extremely friendly and overall after almost a month in Africa it was our best hotel experience. Example of the attitude... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A good hotel that runs a bus to the town and the falls on the hour, every hour of the day. Nice rooms , good staff, other than the falls and the bridge there is not much to do there though. I suggest a one or two night stay.

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on your stay in Victoria Falls. We understand that not all activities in the resort town are for everyone, however we are glad that you managed to see the main attraction being the Victoria Falls Rain Forest We do hope you will visit again some day - and... More

Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place was magnificent! Clean rooms, great restaurant and bar, excellent staff and the animals and view of the waterhole was amazing! Could not recommend this high enough. We also had a 17, 8 and 9 year old who said they would live there. We had an elephant and her calf in patting distance and could see alligators, buffalo, vultures,... More

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your amazing review on your stay with us at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge. We do try our very best to provide personal service, and we are so thrilled you felt the genuine hospitality from our team We hope you can come back and visit us again soon - and stay longer!! Best Regards Jonathan Hudson More

Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely amazing. Fantastic location and good fund amazing to have the wildlife right on your doorstep. Food was good. Really enjoyed watching the sunset with a gin and tonic over the waterhole and watching elephants drinking.

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for such an amazing review. We are glad to hear that you really enjoyed your stay with us and watching the elephants drinking at the waterhole while sipping on a gin and tonic. We look forward to hosting you again some day Best Regards Jonathan Hudson More

New Jersey, USA
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80 reviews 80 reviews
24 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The spectacular lodge is located just north of Victoria Falls in a natural hill setting overlooking a water hole. As you have breakfast, sit at the bar, or have dinner you will observe the animals as they come to drink. At noon the “vulture restaurant” opens as to-be-discarded food is fed to a multitude of wild birds right below the... More

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing review and kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us, and really appreciate your wonderful review! We look forward to hosting you again some day Best Regards Jonathan Hudson More

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just spent the most amazing week at the Vic Falls Safari Lodge. You are thoroughly spoilt from breakfast (the spread could feed a man for a day) overlooking the watering hole, through the heat of the day (spent lounging by the pool, keeping an eye on wildlife while enjoying the sounds of nature all around) to the cool of... More

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a complimentary review. We strive to maintain and improve our standards all round and we are always grateful for feedback, as this helps to keep the team motivated. We take great pride in making your trip magical and memorable. Looking forward to your return!. Best Regards Jonathan Hudson More

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First impression of the hotel was really good, greeted on arrival and then shown to my room. The rooms are reasonable size, mosquito nets over the beds,all have balconies overlooking a watering hole, a fantastic view. Only thing missing was a TV in the room, but the I guess you don't go holiday to watch TV. At check in I... More

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are delighted that we could make your stay so enjoyable. Please do come back for another visit soon. Kind Regards Jonathan Hudson More

White Rock, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was bright, clean and spacious. The location was very special located by a wild life watering hole that could be viewed from some guest rooms and from the restaurant and bar. The breakfast buffet was ample and a good variety of items. Lunch menu and food was OK. Shuttle to downtown Victoria Falls and BOMA was excellent. I booked... More

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VFSL_Jonathan, General Manager at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post your review on our property. Thank you also for the feedback on the reception staff who did not give off warm vibes to your request. Please feel free to contact me direct with staff name and I will ensure that this sort of behaviour is not repeated. We are always reviewing our... More

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Address: 471 Squire Cummings Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Location: Zimbabwe > Matabeleland North Province > Victoria Falls
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Victoria Falls Safari Lodge 5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls #4 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls #5 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
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The superb Victoria Falls Safari Lodge is the destination of choice at the Natural Wonder of the Victoria Falls. Just four kilometers from the thundering splendor of Victoria Falls and the spectacular Zambezi River, the lodge sits high on a plateau bordering the Zambezi National Park. The lodge is created to give the impression of an open-plan tree-house, built on seven levels rising above the pristine gusu bushveld and offering guests views of brilliant sunsets. The resort’s focal feature is a central waterhole which attracts an endless parade of wildlife all year round.Voted Zimbabwe’s Best Safari Lodge of the Year for 16 consecutive years by the Association of Zimbabwe Travel Agents (AZTA), and boasting two of the country’s top restaurants, The Boma – Place of Eating and the a la carte MaKuwa-Kuwa, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge is a proud Zimbabwean icon and is the flagship property of the regional hospitality group, Africa Albida Tourism. ... more   less 
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