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The Victoria Falls Hotel

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  • 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 Hotel
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Spent 1 night at the Victoria Falls Hotel. The offering is certainly 5 star. The hotel oozes pure colonial class- Rooms are styled in an elegant Edwardian style, comfortable and well appointed. The rest of the hotel, it's bars and it's restaurants are similarly endowed,...More

Thank Phillip K
Management response:Responded 8 January 2017

Thank you for the title of your review, " Superb Hotel," and for taking the time to share your comments. We are delighted that your stay was 5 star.

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Spent a couple of days in this hotel, that basically is time travelling into the British colonial time within an incredible location. The hotel maintains a unique flavour of colonial Britain, is well preserved, managed and a unique way to visit the falls. The prices...More

Thank Jose Maria M
Management response:Responded 7 January 2017

We are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay. Thank you for the positive review and next time we will invite Livingstone!

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Decided on this hotel as I had stayed at the sister hotel- Meikles in Harare. Service is excellent, everyone I encountered was very professional and catered to my needs (which were many having an infant). I have visited Victoria Falls before and stayed a lodge,...More

Thank mazondec
Management response:Responded 7 January 2017

We are pleased that you have decided to always stay at The Victoria Falls Hotel in future. Thank you for your review and please note that there is insect repellent in the rooms. Do let us know if there wasn't or you found it insufficient.

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Just returned from 2 days at VFH. Having stayed at a number of large well-known or otherwise prestigious hotels in the past, I expected the hotel to be nice but rather impersonal, but was delighted to find a hotel that remains top-notch in every way....More

1  Thank adambr00ks
Management response:Responded 7 January 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are delighted that you found the hotel exuded understated elegance.

Reviewed 3 January 2017

My husband and I chose to spend 4 nights over the New Year Period at this much celebrated, iconic Zimbabwean hotel. The hotel's setting is absolutely breathtaking and unrivalled in the Victoria Falls area. We booked Online and because of LifeStyles/Leading Hotels of the World...More

3  Thank Fotini T
Management response:Responded 4 January 2017

We thank you for your detailed review that has expressed your disappointments during your stay. I would like to discuss this with senior management and revert to you. My email is cwhite@meikles.com and I kindly request that you advise me of your contact details. Many...More

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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
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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$315 - US$739 (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$315 - US$739 (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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liz3108
12 May 2018|
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Response from dragon | 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 dragon | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the times, and it is a good idea to book as it is very popular. You can check the hotel website for times and book online.
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vegansalsa
2 January 2018|
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Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
Please note the Pool is for residents only
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Room Tips
"Like to have one out back looking at lawns and towards the falls"
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"I can't imagine there being a bad room in the entire hotel. All rooms booked by our party were great."
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"room with bridge garden views"
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"Face the bridge"
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