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    Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge

    Matetsi Safari Area | Upper Zambezi River, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
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    • Average1%
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    “game drives” (97 reviews)
    “the river” (102 reviews)
    “night drive” (18 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I would recommend this Lodge to anybody traveling in the area. There is nothing about the Imbabala Lodge that is negative. We were warmly met by the managers, John and Sarah, and given a brief overview of the services included. We were told if there...More

    Thank Bodiddles
    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Bodiddles Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! We are delighted that you had such a special and memorable time at Imbabala! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed all the wonderful experiences that Imbabala...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I loved our stay at this lodge. The accommodations were great, the staff was more than accommodating, the food was great, the daily game drives and river tours were fantastic. John and Sarah, our hosts, were wonderful at making sure all the...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Jo Ann Thank you for your very kind and enthusiastic review on Trip Advisor. We always love to hear how much guests have enjoyed their stay at our gem in the Zimbabwean bush! Our staff work extremely hard to ensure that our guests have...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were very impressed by the outstanding service and high quality food at Imbabala. Manager (Sarah) and our guide (Stan) were fantastic, so was every single staff member. Every staff was courteous, attentive and helpful, and took very good care of us. The grounds are...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased to hear that you had such a magical time during your stay there. Imbabala really is a little jewel set into the Zimbabwean bush with the added bonus...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I spent four amazing days at Imbabala. Sarah and John were excellent hosts who went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable and memorable. The staff at Imbabala catered to our every need and housekeeping was always completed while we were...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Anthony Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful and detailed review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed a very personalized experience at Imbabala. Your kind comments about the staff, and Richard in particular, have been passed on...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We literally felt like we were staying with friends! Sara and her staff continually went above and beyond! My daughter continues to say she "misses Sara". Stan was truly a talented ranger and was such a professional with a great personality! We continually saw all...More

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    Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us at Imbabala. It certainly is a very special place on the banks of the Zambezi...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 468 - USD 696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Imbabala Zambezi Safari Hotel Victoria Falls
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    Vijay R
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from j1roos | Reviewed this property |
    We arrived at Imbabala by car from Victoria falls. The drive was about an hour from a lodge we were staying at. We left for the airport in Botswana for our trip home to the U.S.we had transfers pre-arranged with our travel... More
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    5 July 2016|
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    Response from Tara V | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Yumi. I think your e-mail was for Trip Advisor or for Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge, but it was some how routed to me. If I can help in some way, please let me know. I'm happy to answer any questions about my stay at... More
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    14 January 2016|
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    Response from dej73 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I cannot officially answer your question because I was also a guest. What I can tell you is that when I booked our stay, everything was inclusive. All of our food and drinks and game drives - morning, afternoon and... More
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