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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
    011 263 213 284 4737
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
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    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    1 - 5 of 961 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Let's first address the elephant in the room: Ilala lodge is *expensive*. But, after much deliberation, we decided having a nice room with AC is worth it in Zimbabwe's unforgiving climate and constant mosquito overpopulation problem. And I'm very glad we did. Ilala is pretty...More

    Thank Bojan T
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Ilala Lodge is located close to the Vic Falls and the Vic Falls Hotel and Vic Falls train station. It has a wonderful African feel to it with its thatched roof and African decor. There are quite a few rooms here but you don't...More

    Thank Stalex24
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were pleasantly surprised by Ilala. Room was very comfortable, staff was accommodating. Attractive grounds. Restaurant is terrific. Before we came they said there was some construction at the hotel and offered us a complimentary breakfast cruise to make up for it. We hardly noticed...More

    Thank kittyg1307
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the lovely review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Although only relatively recently opened, this hotel looked and felt like an old colonial hotel in the lobby and common front areas. Walls are hung with photos of this period, including of Dr. Livingstone and his companions. As others have said, the service was attentive,...More

    2  Thank FandRD
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Lovely in-depth review - thank you! Hope it helps others who will visit in the future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent a wonderful few days at Ilala. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Staff were attentive and pleasant. A great bar, warthogs on the lawns... Breakfast everyday was an impossible selection of tasty things to choose from. The hotel is well situated and very...More

    Thank Robert F
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Look forward to welcoming you back! Appreciate the review and thank you for staying with us.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $277 - $426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #9 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 56
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Ilala Hotel Victoria Falls
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    Traveler (798)
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    Ian V
    August 29, 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hello Ian, Your agent should have organised an airport transfer as part of your package. I have emailed them to ensure that this has been done but normally this is the case. Look forward to welcoming you to Ilala Lodge.
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    mick j
    July 9, 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hi, The walk to the falls entrance from the hotel is anywhere between 10-15min walk. I would recommend that we organise a taxi or transportation to the falls though.
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    mick j
    July 9, 2017|
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    Response from Sharon&Joe | Reviewed this property |
    Hello there - I would say 'yes' for visual impairment purely on distance and level footing; it is walkable though we did get a taxi which was simply because we had an included trip. Depending when you are going I would say... More
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    "Garden rooms are delightful with a patio area outside"
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    "Ground floor room easy access to grounds."
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    "Choose a room at the upper level."
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    "#24 by the garden had mosquitoes. Try and stay on a higher floor."
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