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    Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls

    278 Parkway Drive | Selous Crescent, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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    • Excellent14%
    • Very good46%
    • Average29%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    28 Jan.29 Jan.
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    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel 14th - 16th September as part of our honeymoon. Firstly, it seemed to be a surprise every breakfast/dinner/time I went to the bar that my other half was sharing a room with someone else and that they had a different...More

    3  Thank HellsbellsShef
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 26 September 2017

    Refreshing day to you HellsbellsShef We appreciate your valuable feedback regarding your recent stay at the Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel. We have taken note of all the issues highlighted as we rely on guest feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    Stopped here to finish our Africa trip. Large hotel in nice grounds on the edge of town (5 mins walk) hotel has a good pool and spacious air conditioned rooms with fridge and tv and tea/coffee making facilities. Breakfast is good and varied. We ate...More

    1  Thank KKE130
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 19 September 2017

    Refreshing day to you KKE130 Hope you travelled well back home. Many thanks for your feedback as we await for another chance to welcome you back at the Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    This hotel no longer looks like the official photos, but it is decent enough for a night or two. It is quite outdated and a bit tatty in places. The rooms and linen aren't the cleanest either. Therefore it is probably overpriced for what it...More

    Thank Sam3332013
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 19 September 2017

    Refreshing day Sam3332013 Thank you so much for your valuable feedback we value so much. We have seriously taken note of all your concerns management is working on improving them as we hope to see you again at the Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls in the...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

    Only has a 3 star rating, but a great place compared to the camps in the bush. Constant electricity, hot water, and wifi. Feels like heaven after the camps. Pool water is cold but clean and no elephants drinking from it!

    1  Thank Brad R
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 13 September 2017

    A refreshing day to you Brad L We are delighted to hear that Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Rainbow Hotel and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    I checked into room no 018 on the 26th of August and got my wallet and phone stolen when I was sleeping soundly in the room on the early morning of 28th of August. The thief entered my room via balcony door, in which the...More

    Thank Thatchana R
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 26 September 2017

    Refreshing day to you Thatchana R We appreciate your feedback which the hotel has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve our product services at the hotel. We hope you will consider staying with us again in future. Regards Guest...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 108 - USD 240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites
    • 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
    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
    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.
    Room Tips
    "my room was closed to neighbouring view, just tree and forest - most pleasing ... rooms are generally..."
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    "we stayed downstairs and was great, quiet and overlooking great lawn."
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    "Reques a room above the ground floor for additional security."
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    "I felt that rooms on the 1st floor are much safer"
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