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Cutty Sark Hotel

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The Cutty Sark Hotel is set in 72 acres of private gardens on the shores of Lake Kariba. Surrounded by wildlife and with stunning views of the lake and mountains, it is a place to get away from it all – join a land or water safari, visit Kariba Dam, only 10 minutes away or just relax by our pool and enjoy the peace.If it’s business you’re planning, we have a large conference room, flexible accommodation and staff who will work closely with you to make your meeting a success. Our rates are affordable, you’ll get a warm welcome and great service.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Room features
Air Conditioning


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This place has one of the best views in Kariba overlooking the Kariba dam. There is a Wifi and its very quite. a serene environment. There is a curio shop with some of the best items in Kariba. There is a swimming pool and gazebo
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Stayed for one night on the way from zambia to zimbabwe. Cutty sark is positioned with an amaizing view of lake Kariba. Unfortunately the pool was green so could not swim. The hotel normally serves superb Kapenta. Alas no kapenta. Ordered T bone. $18 for a 200 g T bone.
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It was difficult making and confirming a reservation and I had no idea what to expect ... but on arrival we were warmly welcomed and shown to our rooms which had stunning views overlooking Lake Kariba. There was a kettle and tea and coffee sachets, an air conditioner, mosquito
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Room was dirty cobwebs in the bathroom. Faint smell of urine. Aircon not working properly. After reports to reception aircon is the same. This is one step above backpackers. Tv is unclear Cleanliness is their biggest downdfall. On the positive staff in the dining and
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Arrived late at the kariba border post. 19h55. Gates closed at 20hoo. Only arrived at curry dark after 21h30 with no reservation. They were able to accommodate us for the one night and prepared a late dinner for us. This was despite the kitchen closing. The rooms are basic and
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'A million Dollar View for less then $60'!
Mücken im Balkon
View from the dining area
View from the Balcony
"most rooms overlook the lake. The few that are not facing the lake are near the entrance and one can easily view animals passing by"
"Choose rooms west of the swimming pool"
"None don't stay here at all"
"Make sure you book in advance and get a delux room as the view are spectacular"
"Opt for the higher priced rooms with balconies overlooking the lake."
ZimbabweMashonaland West ProvinceKariba
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