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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 924 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed 2 nights at the end of our safari to Zambia and Hwange. Loved the place, food, drink and location were all just spot on. We have stayed at other hotels in Vic Falls and Livingstone, and we will opt to stay at Ilala...More

    Thank tsmuttonbird
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    It's a beautiful place in a gorgeous location. The breakfasts were really good- the main pastry chef is fantastic (one day the pastries were very good, but clearly the main pastry chef was gone that day, because the other two days were amazing.) Food at...More

    Thank revjcs
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed at the Ilala Lodge for 4 nights at the start of our trip around Africa and we were not disappointed. The pictures looked good beforehand but really didn't do it justice, the beautiful and well maintained grounds with Warthogs and Mongoose roaming around,...More

    Thank mattjohnston23
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We spent three nights at Ilala Lodge in early August and it was just perfect and well located for access to both Victoria Falls and the town. A lovely, comfortable room with access to the outside, where we watched warthogs, monkeys and mongoose and a...More

    Thank goddardheather
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you for staying with us and for the lovely review. So glad you enjoyed the sunset cruise - special time of the day to be on The Zambezi river early in the morning.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Ilala lodge was a perfect place to start our exploration of Zimbabwe. Wonderfully comfortable rooms to recover from the long international flights. Superb staff, great food and service. And located a short walk from many of the main attractions. We also went on a sundowner...More

    Thank hhrtravels
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Glad we got your exploration off to a perfect start and hope you enjoyed your trip! Thank you for the lovely review and for the recommendation.

    The Victoria Falls Hotel
    2,329 reviews
    #6 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    The Kingdom at Victoria Falls
    1,157 reviews
    #13 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    A'Zambezi River Lodge
    852 reviews
    #10 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    Elephant Hills Resort
    584 reviews
    #9 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$280 - US$464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #9 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
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    • 56
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Ilala Hotel Victoria Falls
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    Nearby
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    .52 km away
     
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    Nearby Attractions
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    .43 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    mick j
    10 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
    10 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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    Zena H
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hi. the hotel is a 5 min walk from the Victoria Falls entrance. the entrance fee is $30pp per entry. The Zimbabwe side of the falls has most of the viewing especially during the dry season (May to November).
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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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    "higher rooms will have a better view... all have falls view."
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    "Make sure to get a room that looks out on the Falls."
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