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Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi Crescent

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  • Excellent86%
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  • Average2%
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“national park”(44 reviews)
“game drives”(56 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from our 12 night trip of Africa. Our final 3 nights were at the Victoria Falls River Lodge. I can't say enough about our stay. The accommodations, food and daily adventures were perfect. Each tented cabin faces the Zambezi River and is...More

Thank David S
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 1 week ago

Good day David, Greetings from Victoria Falls River Lodge! We are so delighted to read of your positive and descriptive stay with us, and ecstatic that your African adventures ended with us for 3 nights! We hope that the safari memories made, will entice you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic stay, we were thinking our trip would be focused on Victoria Falls and the game drives would be a letdown after S. Africa but we were delighted by the huge herds of herbivores (giraffes, elephants, zebra) . We really enjoyed the sunset boat cruises...More

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Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 1 week ago

Good day Monique, Greetings from the banks of the Zambezi River! Thank you so much for your positive review of your stay with us at Victoria Falls River Lodge. We are ecstatic that you didn't find the game drives a let down, and glad you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the 2nd camp of a 2 week safari journey. Traveled from Capetown, to Sabi Sands then to Victoria Falls River Lodge. Arrived via pontoon from our transfer to a nice calm ride to the lodge. Once we arrived from the dock, we walked...More

Thank TotdocNJ
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day from Victoria Falls River Lodge! We are so delighted to read of your positive and memorable of your stay with us on your safari journey. The viewing of wild dog, is something special and we hope that the memories made on your few...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From arrival to departure the experience was flawless..The natural setting and created appointments were exquisite..The staff was accommodating without being over zealous..The food delicious, varied and beautifully presented...The wildlife was as plentiful on premises as it was on the land and water gamedrives which were...More

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Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day from the banks of the Zambezi River! Thank you so much for your positive review of us on TripAdvisor, and we are delighted that your few days stay with us, were memorable with lots of wildlife viewings!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff here will helo with anything, Faizal is great and will see after you, food is very good. We did not do game viewing here but the tour of the falls is well prepared and very professional, they provide all for you, the spa is...More

Thank Arturo G
Response from VFRL_Management, Manager at Victoria Falls River Lodge - Zambezi CrescentResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day Arturo. Many thanks for your positive review of your stay with us. We were so pleased to read that your stay was good, and you got to experience the majestic Victoria Falls!! We do hope that the memories that were made, will entice...More

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Spa
Breakfast included
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$898 - US$1,189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$898 - US$1,189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kathy Y
15 August 2017|
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Response from 912ronaldr | Reviewed this property |
I think VFalls entrance is US$50 for US citizens. if you are staying at VF River lodge, your national park fees are included. if you want to go to Zambia you will need a visa.
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cv502
13 July 2017|
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Response from ShelleyGO | Reviewed this property |
That's really a personal decision. Zimbabwe does have malaria and the lodge is on the river, so you'll likely see mosquitos and other bugs. I visited in April and did not take malaria pills, but a travel doctor would... More
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SnappleSpice
19 June 2017|
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Response from citysecond | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They arranged transport both to and from the airport. Also, they will take you into town - and arrange a guide for the falls. You are expected to pay for the entrance to the falls - and do need to tip the driver. I... More
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"With the golf buggy service to and from all tents any tent is equally convenient to the main Lodge. The golf..."
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"Any rooms is good, if you are far from the main lodge the staff takes you by Golf Cart"
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"Suite #12 was quiet and private"
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"All the lodges are beautiful but the higher numbered lodges generally are closer to the water"
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