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Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi Crescent

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Two-night stay here. Comfortable, quiet location right on the river— stunning. Service was outstanding. Highly recommend the sunset river cruise. Beautiful and informative and great for bird and sunset viewing. Easy half-day included tour to the Falls.

Thank Valerie R
Reviewed yesterday

The setting for The River Lodge Victoria Falls is truly enchanting, Right on the banks of the Zambezi river upstream from the mighty Victoria Falls. The location within the National Park is unique. We were warmly welcomed by Tara and her attentive team. After a...More

Thank Jennifer F
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded today

Good day Jenny and Alan, from the banks of the Zambezi River! We are so delighted to read of your positive review on your stay with us a couple of weeks ago, and thank you for coming back to visit us again!!! This time of...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing place to relax, having luxury in the middle of nonwhere just surounded by nature! The villas are awesome and the personnel is great! I recommend doing the river cruise during sunrise and sunset!

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Thank Ursula R
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 4 days ago

Good day Ursula, We are so delighted to read of your positive review, and glad that you got to experience the breathtaking sunrises and sunsets on the Zambezi River! Please come back and visit us again soon (and the river cruises!!)

Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything is of great quality; service, food, lodge, spa. Really amazing experience, one of the best hotels I had ever stay. We love every detail and we enjoy our vacations a lot! The sunset river is a must ;)

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Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 6 days ago

Good day from Zambezi River Lodge! Thank you for your positive review - and we are delighted that you had such a good experience with us, and glad that you got to experience an African sunset on the Zambezi River!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at VFRL 5 years ago and where treated again to stay at the lodge last week. Since we last visited, the lodge has grown in charm and class and the food and staff are equally great. The rooms at are very spacious and...More

Thank Suzanne E
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 1 week ago

Good day Suzanne from the banks of the Zambezi River! We are so delighted to read of your positive review of Victoria Falls River Lodge, and it was great having you back at the lodge after so many years. We do not have a gym...More

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Free Parking
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Spa
Breakfast included
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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$915 - $1,192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$915 - $1,192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
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Kathy Y
August 14, 2017|
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Response from 912ronaldr | Reviewed this property |
I think VFalls entrance is US$50 for US citizens. if you are staying at VF River lodge, your national park fees are included. if you want to go to Zambia you will need a visa.
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cv502
July 12, 2017|
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Response from ShelleyGO | Reviewed this property |
That's really a personal decision. Zimbabwe does have malaria and the lodge is on the river, so you'll likely see mosquitos and other bugs. I visited in April and did not take malaria pills, but a travel doctor would... More
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SnappleSpice
June 18, 2017|
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Response from citysecond | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They arranged transport both to and from the airport. Also, they will take you into town - and arrange a guide for the falls. You are expected to pay for the entrance to the falls - and do need to tip the driver. I... More
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"With the golf buggy service to and from all tents any tent is equally convenient to the main Lodge. The golf..."
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"Any rooms is good, if you are far from the main lodge the staff takes you by Golf Cart"
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"Suite #12 was quiet and private"
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"All the lodges are beautiful but the higher numbered lodges generally are closer to the water"
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