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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    1 - 5 of 939 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here 2 nights and had a fantastic room. We had a great king bed and beautiful porch with great views of the elephants and warthogs that visit the grounds! The bath needed a bit if work, with some grout in need of repair,...More

    Thank NcGhiagirl
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    A unique and lovely lodge right near Victoria Falls. Authentic African decor and lots of historical photos. Beautiful rooms. Lovely and spacious dining room with outside and patio seating. Full moon dining one evening! Great food with exquisite presentation. Even had crocodile twice because it...More

    Thank John H
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    For a luxurious romantic escape near the Victoria Falls, look no further. An ideally located lodge within walking distance of both the Vic Falls as town. We booked two nights as part of our honeymoon. The overall service in the hotel is of very high,...More

    Thank 2Rahul
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We had a great 3 night stay here at Ilala Lodge. The room had air conditioning, cable TV, balcony, coffee bar, safe, spacious, and small refrigerator. The rooms look as they have recently been updated and remodeled. The only issue we had was that the...More

    1  Thank DayDreamer13
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for the recommendation and for taking the time to review us. Mosquitoes are being sprayed for around town and weekly at the hotel but thank you for the feedback.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    After being on a dusty Safari Camp for the previous three days, arriving at the Ilala Lodge seemed like we had reached an Oasis. Upon arrival, we received cool, lemon scented towels and was greeted by Peter. It was immediately evident that Peter was a...More

    Thank cflippen
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for staying with us and ended your dusty trip with us! Appreciate the feedback on the different staff you encountered and thank you for mentioning them.

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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
    • US$279 - US$477 (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 ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • 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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    Ian V
    29 August 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
    9 July 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
    9 July 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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    "#24 by the garden had mosquitoes. Try and stay on a higher floor."
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    "Pretty sure all rooms have a view of the grounds. Just ask, they will provide the best option."
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    "I don't think there are any bad rooms!"
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    "Ask for a ground floor room."
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