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The Victoria Falls Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

it has a pleasant blend of history, luxury, service and modern conveniences. Some people may not like all the stairs, twists and turns, but it provides a very nice historical hotel experience enjoyed by many celebrities and political figures. It has excellent food, front desk...More

Thank MrPKI
Response from Meghan V, Operations Team at The Victoria Falls HotelResponded today

Greetings from The Victoria Falls Hotel We are so delighted to read of your positive, descriptive stay with us. We hope that the memories made with us, will entice you to be back soon. Kind Regards, Operations Team

Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic location with a view of Victoria Falls! Our room for our 3 night stay was very comfortable with it’s old fashioned Colonial charm. Friendly staff, lovely food and spacious room with wifi and a functional bathroom. Even though we didn’t venture out, it was...More

Thank Lise660
Response from Meghan V, Operations Team at The Victoria Falls HotelResponded today

Good day from The Victoria Falls Hotel. Thank you so much for your positive review of us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that your 3 days stay with us, was a memorable and comfortable one. Looking forward to welcoming you back to the Old Lady...More

Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed our stay. The room, food, and service were all excellent. The room was large and well appointed. The breakfast was excellent and we enjoyed dinner on the terrace. They have a number of gluten free options, which is critical for my wife. We'd...More

Thank Dave L
Response from Meghan V, Operations Team at The Victoria Falls HotelResponded today

Many thanks for your wonderful review. We work as a team to ensure that we create a memorable stay for all our guests and we are glad to hear that you loved the service especially the Gluten Free meals. We are looking forward to your...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

My first stay at the Victoria Falls Hotel was in March, 1979 while on R & R and serving in the Rhodesian Light Infantry during the Bush War, and I have returned at least half a dozen times since then. Despite all of the political...More

Thank Tony R
Response from Meghan V, Operations Team at The Victoria Falls HotelResponded today

Many thanks for your valuable feedback and continued return visits to the hotel. We would love to hear more about your memories and stay at the Old Lady on your next visit. Kind Regards, Operations Team

Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited mid week for the famous high tea. The staff were lovely, the setting on Stanley Tce was elegant and comfortable, the view was stunning, the grounds are gorgeous and the warthogs amusing. The tea itself is beautifully presented and plentiful. My only complaint...More

Thank annek3040
Response from Meghan V, Operations Team at The Victoria Falls HotelResponded today

Thank you so much your High Tea feedback, your comments have been noted with much appreciation. We look forward to serving you in the future and hopefully you will get the chance to spend a night or two with us. Kind Regards, Operations Team

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$387 - US$887 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#6 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$387 - US$887 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#6 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (2681)
Room & Suite (393)
Dining (172)
Pool & Beach (71)
Family and Play Areas (20)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (16)
Questions & Answers
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travelfever_9
12 July 2018|
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Response from Meghan V | Property representative |
Yes this is very possible
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liz3108
11 May 2018|
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Response from dragon24 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a trolley in the room with a selection of teas and instant coffee but it is much nicer to sit on the terrace and enjoy the view.
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Ivanalisa B
12 April 2018|
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Response from Magwaza | Reviewed this property |
Hi there..High Tea is served from 3pm on the main veranada...and it is a good idea to book as it is very popular!
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Room Tips
"Request a Deluxe room with direct view of the falls."
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"Just avoid at all costs even for $30, not worth the hassle."
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"Dont overnight here - just visit the common area's and stay elsewhere."
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"River View if possible !"
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