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Taita Falcon Lodge is only 11 km from the Victoria Falls and is stunningly perched 200m above the Zambezi on the edge of the Batoka Gorge and is a luxurious bush experience at the Victoria Falls. Owner managed, the lodge's focus is on providing personalized service to each individual client. With only 7 chalets, the lodge offers an intimate stay or an exclusive venue to smaller groups. Each spacious chalet is en-suite with its own private garden and outdoor shower. The chalets are constructed of reed and stone with 3/4 walls bringing the outside in. All creature comforts are catered for in their elegantly down to earth design. Chalets are individually prepared as double, twin, triple or family rooms. The indigenous gardens are blended with "bush zen" sand gardens at the lodge entrance and chalet exteriors, and a "green theme" around the swimming pool. There is a boma where evening winter meals are hosted around an open fire. The large viewing deck and adjacent lounge play host to meals and pre-dinner drinks in conjunction to providing expansive views downstream and miles beyond! Our meals are hearty "Afrikaans style" cooking with healthy options prepared in conjunction. We offer full board packages as well as fully inclusive tour packages incorporating visits to the Victoria Falls, cultural village tours, guided bush and bird walks, game drives and a sunset cruise. Any of the numerous activities in the region can easily be arranged by the Lodge. A paradise for birders, Taita also offers guided hiking trails in and around the Batoka Gorge.An ideal beginning or ending to your African Safari - spend a few days taking in the natural wonder of the Victoria Falls and the many adventure activities that the region has to offer!!
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Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Smoking rooms available
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Hidden Gems
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Full view
Getting there
Victoria Falls Airport15 km
Livingstone Airport20 km
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All reviews batoka gorge anne marie solar powered lights a hot water bottle zambezi river stunning location following days felt secure gracious hosts enjoyed our stay open air victoria falls no electricity peace and quiet small pool breakfast and dinner african experience
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Taita Falcon Lodge is a great place to relax with a staff that was very friendly with big smiles and attentive to our requests. From the moment we arrived we were greeted and escorted to the communal area with breathtaking views of the Zambezi,...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank David L
Response from anmariefourie, Owner at Taita Falcon LodgeResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your rview. We appreciate it and are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us!

Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was in Victoria Falls - Zambia Zimbabwe trip last week. Overall, my Zambia part is really not impressive. The price quality ratio is not competitive, also the service of people around is not satisfying. I stayed in Taita for one night. The scenery was...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank MariaMelania1234
Response from anmariefourie, Owner at Taita Falcon LodgeResponded 24 June 2017

Dear Maria, we are very sorry that the loss of the sunglasses caused the fact that you were unhappy with your stay at the Lodge and Zambia. The manager, Antoinette say she was told that the glasses was missing but were not aware that you...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017

Having read other reviews of this property, we arrived with high expectations. We were sadly disappointed. Apart from its breathtaking location on the edge of the Batoka gorge with stunning views of the Zambezi flowing 1200m below, this lodge has very little left to offer....More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Ramack
Response from anmariefourie, Owner at Taita Falcon LodgeResponded 4 June 2017

We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We will take into consideration all your comments you made and give attention to all your negative critique.Just one comment from me -our Lodge is a three star Lodge and it seems to...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

We had a wonderful time at Taita. The accommodation was great and we enjoyed the rustic rooms. Staff were all friendly and the food was fantastic. The spectacular scenery is a must to see. Afternoon drinks taken to a new level. If you are going...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank AbleM
Management response:Responded 28 May 2017

We appreciate you review and are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

First, if you don't like rustic accommodation (as in, open air - complete with bugs and lizards, and a bathroom with limited privacy), bumpy roads, and out-of-the-way places, and you are a picky eater, DON'T stay here. But if you enjoy spectacular scenery, kind and...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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Management response:Responded 28 May 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate it and are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

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HVTravelGirl
14 May 2016|
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Response from TaitaFalconLodge | Property representative |
Hi, we have just joined 3GDirect payment through which we can accept credit card payments -please enquire when booking with us.
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afrikaril
28 November 2014|
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Response from SafariCamps | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
There is no Aircon, but the chalets are open and does have a lot of ventilation and a fan to circulate air. This should be fine to visit in March.
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watchenry
22 July 2014|
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Dear client We use the exchange rate of the day when quoting. You can check the currency convertor to have an idea of how much it is in Zambian kwacha depending on the package you want to be booked under. Thanks and let us... More
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"no air conditioning"
eaterofallthingsgood
17 Sep. 2018
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"They only have 7 chalets...all pretty much the same."
rcamblin
16 Jun. 2018
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"All are single Chalets, would prefer one near the restaurant"
Tara5849
26 Oct. 2017
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"From among the chalets we've seen (2, 3, and 4), #2 is the best and #3 is the least preferred."
borninprague
27 Jul. 2017
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PRICE RANGE
USD 204 - USD 348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ZambiaSouthern ProvinceLivingstone
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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