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    Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls

    278 Parkway Drive | Selous Crescent, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good47%
    • Average30%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    The Kingdom at Victoria Falls
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    1 - 5 of 354 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days 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 yesterday

    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

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Recently visited South Africa, and this hotel was selected for a 3 night stay by our tour company. Staff was friendly and accommodating, hotel location is walkable .into town 5-10 mins, Small hotel grounds nicely landscaped with pool and "spa" . (Water in both were...More

    Thank BarbB2000
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded yesterday

    Refreshing day to you BarbB2000 Thank you so much for your valuable feedback which management value so much. We have noted all your concerns and we are working on improving them as we hope to see you again at Rainbow Hotel. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    After 20 days of travelling through Africa our journey ended at the Rainbow Hotel in Victory Falls for 2 nights. We enjoyed our stay as the room are spacious, the beds are comfortable and very friendly & helpful staff. Breakfast at the hotel offers many...More

    Thank Mariannevr
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded yesterday

    Refreshing day to you Mariannevr We are always happy to extend our fresh smiles to you and all our other guests such that your stay with us is amazing and memorable. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to hosting you again in...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The Rainbow Group have 3 hotels in Zimbabwe and this is the best of them. The hotel has lots of character on the face of it, with its "oriental" styling, but sometimes (like in most of Zimbabwe) falls just short of what's required. The pool...More

    Thank DandanFisher
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded yesterday

    Refreshing day to you DandanFisher Thank you for the valuable feedback on issues that need our attention, some of which is already work in progress. We assure you that next time you come and stay with us the hotel will have greatly improved as our...More

    A TripAdvisor Member
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    No need to over pay for a hotel, Rainbow is the perfect price to pay for a hotel with a great location in Vic falls. You are centrally located to just about anything a traveler would want to do. Also the staff is very accomadting...More

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

    Refreshing day to you It was great having you stay with us, we hope to see you again soon. Regards Guest Relations Manager

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 94 - USD 238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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
    26 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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    "We requested room in the outer extension of the hotel away from the pool much quiter and more private"
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