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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
    011 263 213 284 4737
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good35%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 963 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Perfect central location. Beautiful hotel with extensive gardens, terraces, swimming pool, and the BEST staff ! Nothing was too much trouble and every query was met with professionalism and good grace. I take my hats off to the management of this hotel, your staff shine...More

    Thank Bushboy66
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We didn't take the time to experience all that the hotel had to offer such as the pool or restaurant, but we very much enjoyed our time here. The grounds were well kept and you can see the mist from the falls nearby. The location...More

    Thank saenzl18
    Reviewed 1 week 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks ago

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

    A'Zambezi River Lodge
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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$277 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 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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    Traveller (798)
    Room & Suite (152)
    Dining (114)
    Pool & Beach (46)
    Hotel & Grounds (530)
    Bathroom (16)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
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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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    "I doubt they have a bad room - all seem to overlook the stunning gardens."
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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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