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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Reviewed 17 June 2016

    We spent three nights Ilala Lodge in May and enjoyed our stay very much. The hotel is in a great location, near the falls and right in town which we enjoyed walking around and trying some of the restaurants. Breakfast was fantastic and the setting...More

    1  Thank BeeMills
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 22 June 2016

    Thank you for staying with us and for the review. Your comments are noted on our rooms and thank you for raising these. Glad you enjoyed our pool area and also the Pal Restaurant as well.

    Reviewed 17 June 2016

    This was our first trip to Victoria Falls and staying at Ilala lodge was the cherry on top. A luxurious, safe, beautiful hotel and grounds with truly excellent staff made it a wonderful stay. Our room was beautiful, quiet and spacious with a view of...More

    Thank traveltheworldwell
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 22 June 2016

    Thank you for the review and for staying with us. The location of the hotel is right on the National parks boundary so have great views of the Victoria Falls spray. Hope to see you back soon!

    Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

    My husband myself and our friends ended our South African holiday in this great lodge. From the moment you enter this property it's impressive with its old world charm. We were given 2 standard rooms ,very quaint ,however noticeably older,we upgraded and stayed in the...More

    1  Thank honestey1
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 16 June 2016

    Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to review our Hotel. Glad you enjoyed our proximity to the Victoria Falls and that we could make the end of your trip memorable. Hope to see you back soon.

    Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

    Wonderful hotel with balconies with views of the Victoria Falls mist. We woke up to warthogs, monkeys and mongoose on the grounds below our room and got to feel one with nature from the luxury of our beautiful room. Breakfast and dinner at the restaurant...More

    Thank solarcandy
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 16 June 2016

    Thank you for the review and the recommendation. The wild animals are great to watch and are on our front lawns quite often.

    Reviewed 14 June 2016

    we stayed there in May and enjoyed it very much. Location, comfort and atmosphere were great. Beds were amazing as was breakfast buffet. staff was very helpful and we loved the safari lodge style. Only the wifi wasn't great in our room.

    Thank Barbara B
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 16 June 2016

    Thank you for the review. I will ask our IT to look into the wifi issue you raised. Glad you enjoyed our Palm Restaurant and hope you can return someday.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$281 - US$476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #9 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 56
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Ilala Hotel Victoria Falls
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    Ian V
    29 August 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hello Ian, Your agent should have organised an airport transfer as part of your package. I have emailed them to ensure that this has been done but normally this is the case. Look forward to welcoming you to Ilala Lodge.
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    mick j
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hi, The walk to the falls entrance from the hotel is anywhere between 10-15min walk. I would recommend that we organise a taxi or transportation to the falls though.
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    mick j
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Sharon&Joe | Reviewed this property |
    Hello there - I would say 'yes' for visual impairment purely on distance and level footing; it is walkable though we did get a taxi which was simply because we had an included trip. Depending when you are going I would say... More
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    "#24 by the garden had mosquitoes. Try and stay on a higher floor."
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    "Pretty sure all rooms have a view of the grounds. Just ask, they will provide the best option."
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    "I don't think there are any bad rooms!"
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    "Ask for a ground floor room."
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