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Victoria Falls Backpackers

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish spa”(8 reviews)
“bed dorm”(3 reviews)
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2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfish spaself catering kitchenbed dormorder mealswe arrived late at nightbearded dragonminute walk from towncommunal kitchenfire pitdiscounted ratebeautiful oasisthought of everythingsafari tenttaxi rideextremely helpful staffsafe walkenjoy your stay
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Low budget lodge, with self catering kitchen. The principle is good and the garden is great, with lots of character and details, like the fish spa and the hamacs. Unfortunately, the rooms do not match this. The room with bathroom was poor, not that clean...More

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Response from J P, Owner at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for the review, we always take any negatives serious so we can improve at all times. We do feel most of your points are not founded and very unfair. For any future visitors reading it please have a look at our facebook page...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Individual huts set amongst beautiful gardens, this place provides you with an opportunity to really relax in between all the Vic Falls activities. They will also arrange all the activities for you if you need. The atmosphere here is fun but not overly rowdy and...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the backpaker lodge! GREAT PLACE to stay. The staff were friendly and helpful. The food was great. My room was perfect. The travellers I met there were amazing. I high recommend this backpacker lodge. Home from home

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Got to the accommodation and it is quite far out from the centre of the town. They doubled booked our room and first asked us to sleep in a cramped 6 bedroom room when we had booked a 3 bedroom room. We refused and they...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lots of bugs, no potable drinking water (only bottled water was available for purchase), the cabin we stayed in was very hot and not private (it did not have a door or screens on windows). The fridge had ants and contaminated all of our food....More

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Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 15 October 2017

Hi guys thank you for your review!….….we do appreciate all feedback good or bad however Africa may not be for everyone!!?!.........in Victoria Falls OCTOBER is the hottest month of the year, it is VERY HOT so lots of bugs, ants, baboons, monkeys etc all around...More

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Airport Transportation
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US$16 - US$36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$16 - US$36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The multivisa is not available if you arrive by land from Namibia.
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"Suits all travellers!"
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"Take the A frame rooms with shared bathroom, they are the only nice ones. Avoid the room with bathroom. And..."
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"the crocodile dorm is easily the best"
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