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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Reviewed 3 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

    1  Thank mattjohnston23
    Reviewed 5 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

    1  Thank goddardheather
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 3 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 3 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.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just returned from our honeymoon - our first stop was Ilala Lodge and it was the most wonderful place. The interior is authentic and well laid out - it was beautiful to walk around and explore, with a view of the spray from Victoria Falls....More

    Thank TheBennetts17
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for the recommendation and congratulations on your recent marriage. Trust you enjoyed the rest of your trip.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very handy to Vic falls. Basically the last lodge on the edge of town before Vic falls. It's an easy 10 minute walk down a paved path to the Zambezi national park - entrance to Vic falls. Service is first class, setting is magnificent, warthogs...More

    Thank Michael G
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us and appreciate the review and recommendation.

    The Victoria Falls Hotel
    2,328 reviews
    #6 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    The Kingdom at Victoria Falls
    1,156 reviews
    #13 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    A'Zambezi River Lodge
    851 reviews
    #10 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
    Elephant Hills Resort
    584 reviews
    #9 of 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
     
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    • US$280 - US$463 (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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    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
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    • Ilala Hotel Victoria Falls
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    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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    "higher rooms will have a better view... all have falls view."
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