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The Victoria Falls Hotel

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

We recently had the opportunity to visit the Victoria Falls, and to stay at the prestigious Victoria Falls Hotel. Not only was the hotel and the grounds beautifully kept, but the staff were exceptional. Although, there are too many staff members to thank, including the...More

Thank pascalejp512
Management response:Responded 8 October 2016

Thank you for the wonderful comments about our staff and we shall certainly pass them on to Bongani and Leonard. The staff have been with the hotel for many years and serving is their passion! This validation is so encouraging for them.

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Where do I start ! The moment you enter the premises, it is beautiful and well maintained. We were there for 2 nights and what a lovely stay it was. Lovely architecture, plush interiors, great location and a pretty good selection for the breakfast buffet.More

Thank Rat S
Management response:Responded 3 October 2016

Thank you for the positive review of The Victoria Falls Hotel. The majestic architecture and location is certainly popular with our guests. We are pleased that you enjoyed the breakfast selection and do hope that you tried the sushi at the dinner buffet. Next time!...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

The welcome was warm and the food was delicious! Walking around the grounds was very nice. Next time I will stay overnight! Even though the Livingstone dining room was closed during the day, one of the waiters unlocked it so that I could see the...More

Thank SandraLivingstone
Management response:Responded 3 October 2016

Dear Sandra, We are delighted that you came across from Livingstone on a day trip to visit the iconic Victoria Falls Hotel and that you will stay overnight on your next trip. Do ensure that you arrange your stay so that dine at the Livingstone...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Beautiful colonial hotel in picturesque grounds, full of charm and a stone's throw from Victoria Falls. We arrived around mid-afternoon after an 18-hour door-to-door trip from the UK with our first goal being to order afternoon team on the terrace; we weren't disappointed - my...More

2  Thank DCMIT1
Management response:Responded 3 October 2016

Thank you for the informative and valuable review entitled,' Colonial Elegance - Shortcut to Eden." After the 18 hour trip from the UK we are happy to note that your wife enjoyed the 'afternoon high tea on the terrace better than the Café Royal. Indeed...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I originally went there for the breakfast buffet which costs about $25 but is absolutely amazing. The setting overlooking the canyon where the mighty Zambezi flows through is pretty magical. The hotel itself is beautiful and well maintained given that it's the first hotel that...More

1  Thank biddyjay
Management response:Responded 3 October 2016

We are delighted that you enjoyed the breakfast buffet at Jungle Junction Restaurant, at the iconic Victoria Falls Hotel. Next time please come and stay and take your time walking the corridors of history.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 314 - USD 1,009 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 314 - USD 1,009 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
#4 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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vegansalsa
2 January 2018|
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Response from Sarah M | Property representative |
Please note the Pool is for residents only
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kaimurray500
2 October 2017|
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Response from MyallTeaGardens | Reviewed this property |
No...did not come across anywhere on our travels that accepted it
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whitlocknancy
30 September 2017|
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Response from Mart S | Reviewed this property |
All the hotels in Southern Africa including Victoria Falls have laundry service. A few include free laundry in their room rates. We had laundry done in three hotels. Laundry picked up in the morning was delivered no later... More
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"Ensure room looking towards Falls"
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"overlooking back lawn not courtyard"
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"Rooms in the center rather than wings have better views of the falls"
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"View of the gardens and spray from the Falls"
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