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    Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls

    278 Parkway Drive | Selous Crescent, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good46%
    • Average30%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “swim up bar” (9 reviews)
    “walk to town” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 358 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel staff were very pleasant and accommodating. The rooms were clean and nice. The breakfast buffet was outstanding! I'll agree that it needs some work, but I won't complain after being on a safari! It was great to get back to civilization again!

    Thank Karen H
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 1 week ago

    Refreshing day to you Karen H We appreciate your feedback and really look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    So this was the 4th hotel that our group stayed in for a trip.First impression was mixed. The reception area was moderately inviting. Around the reception area were / are some sofa's and chairs. The check in was fairly quick for our group. the hotel...More

    Thank countessfoxylady
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 1 week ago

    Refreshing day to you contessfoxylady We appreciate your valuable feedback which the hotel has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve our product and services. We hope you will consider staying with us again in future. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We brought some friends and family to stay at the Rainbow hotel earlier this year. The reception was welcoming and accommodating. In all honesty- this place has good bones, but it's really outdated. You can tell it was really nice once upon a time, but...More

    Thank Allison H
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Refreshing day to you We appreciate your valuable feedback which the hotel has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve our product and services. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to hosting you again,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here for 2 nights at the end of our Botswana adventure and were pleasantly surprised. The rooms were very spacious, all areas were clean and the staff were very friendly.Breakfast was good with a wide choice of food together with freshly cooked omelettes...More

    Thank tmw55
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Refreshing day to you tmw55 It was a great pleasure to have you stay with us. We thank you for choosing to stay at the Rainbow Hotel and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    How this hotel has the audacity to charge $200 a night for the quality of service it provides baffles me. Had to wait 2 hours for diner to be served after ordering it and then it wasn't what I ordered. And had to endure amateurish...More

    1  Thank Doug B
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 3 weeks ago

    Refreshing day to you Doug B We appreciate your feedback which the hotel management has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve service delivery at the hotel. We hope you will consider staying with us the next time you are...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$56 - US$441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 85
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Mercure Victoria Falls
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    Demmeri G
    25 June 2017|
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    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls | Property representative |
    Refreshing day to you Shuttle services to & from the Falls are free according to a timetable provided by the hotel upon arrival. Outside these times taxis are available. Airport transfers are not included in the price... More
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    SusanPortElizabeth
    8 June 2017|
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    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls | Property representative |
    Refreshing day to you Yes, shuttle service available to the Victoria Falls and to town. You will get the shuttle bus timetable at the reception upon arrival. thank you & Regards Guest Relations Manager
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    Jane E
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Arthur H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, hair dryers were provided. Go, enjoy and do not worry about your hair.
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    "No noise problems so any room would be good. Just make sure that everything works."
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