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Batonka Guest Lodge

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1406 Reynard Road, Victoria Falls Zimbabwe See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews usb ports rooms are spacious boutique hotel perfect stay beautiful property breakfast was delicious special thanks comfortable stay wi fi swimming pool lovely pool two nights our honeymoon travel agent victoria falls hotel sunset cruise adrian
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You are made to feel very welcome from the minute you arrive. Beautiful hotel, grounds, rooms. All staff are very friendly and helpful. Nothing is a problem. Helped us with booking a sunset cruise and a restaurant for our evening meal. With two teenage sons...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank suzihinge
Response from BatonkaGuestLodge, General Manager at Batonka Guest LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Suzi Thank you for your great review of Batonka Guest Lodge. We really appreciate the feedback and were thrilled to hear that all that Batonka has to offer was so greatly appreciated. The team are very proud to have made such a positive impact...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are at the end of a 4 night stay during which we explored the falls and surrounding area. the accommodation is spacious and well laid out, the staff are very friendly and welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. the food is also excellent,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Katie A
Response from BatonkaGuestLodge, General Manager at Batonka Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Richard and Kathrine It truly was our pleasure hosting you and we appreciate the time taken to write such a great review. It was fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that the all round experience of the lodge was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights while we toured Victoria Falls and saw the elephant sanctuary as some of our activities. Alice and the rest of the people here were absolutely amazing! Everyone is very friendly and will do anything to make your stay better....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 157carolw
Response from BatonkaGuestLodge, General Manager at Batonka Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest It truly was our pleasure hosting you and we were thrilled to hear that your stay with us was so enjoyable.So glad you were able to interact with the elephants and get a feel for these gentle giants. We hope the rest of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent two nights at Batonka Guest Lodge. It is a beautiful property with friendly and helpful staff, an excellent restaurant, a relaxing swimming pool and a luxurious room Thank you for a wonderful stay!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BobinDenver
Response from BatonkaGuestLodge, General Manager at Batonka Guest LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing Batonka as your base in Victoria Falls. It was tremendous to hear that you were impressed with the property, food and the service you received. It would be great to have you back! Kind regards, Adrian

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a little way from Vic Falls - easy 20 or minute walk really, is located within its own boundaries behind gated entrance. Greeted by Alice with an amazing warm and welcoming smile which was present throughout my introduction which included some really helpful tips...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank MaungeTout
Response from BatonkaGuestLodge, General Manager at Batonka Guest LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for the time taken to write such a wonderful review. We were thrilled that your time with us was so enjoyable and that the rooms, food and service were such a positive lasting memory. We really hope you will come back...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$214 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$214 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (309)
Room & Suite (70)
Dining (28)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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cindy370
18 September 2018|
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Response from BatonkaGuestLodge | Property representative |
Hi Cindy. Batonka is 2.1 Km from the Falls so it can be easily walked or it is $5 by taxi. You can to both sides Zim & Zam without a guide. Hope this helps
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cindy370
17 September 2018|
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Response from chetmiller492 | Reviewed this property |
Batonka is just a short drive from downtown Victoria Falls, actually just a longish walk. It's a longer drive to the park entrance which is actually in Zimbabwe. I did the whole length from the park side (Zimbabwe side) I... More
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Dock178
23 July 2018|
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Response from brianmO2381JU | Reviewed this property |
Barbara, I believe that Batonka has laundry facilities...but I suggest emailing the manager, Adrian, who will certainly get back to you right away with the exact answer.
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Room Tips
"Groups to book the new wing if possible"
shonak972
07 Nov 2018
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"Bedrooms are in 2 separate areas each with own breakfast area across garden and pool"
SCP_UK
16 Oct 2018
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"All rooms on ground level , beautifully restored boutique hotel"
Jandal1964
11 Oct 2018
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"Close to the Victoria Falls."
Paradise714298
30 Sep 2018
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