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Victoria Falls Backpackers

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish spa”(8 reviews)
“bed dorm”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
Welcome to Victoria Falls. En-suite,Twin,Dorms and camping available, we are a short walk from town. Facilities include:- Car Parking Available- Wi-Fi $3 per person per day- Laundry Service- Linen provided- Towels provided on request- Mossie Nets- Adventure centre - Best advise and...
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Location and contact
357 Gibson Rd | P.O. Box 151, Victoria Falls 263, Zimbabwe
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11.4 km to Livingstone Airport
28 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed at Victoria falls hostel and just wanted to send a shout out to J the manager. He made me feel right at home, went out of his way to help me out on numerous occasions, thanks bro! A trip to Victoria falls...More

Thank Joe T
Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Joe! Have an awesome rest of your trip! See you when you next in Vic Falls! kind regards, J.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a great establishment. J, the manager, was really helpful and friendly and nothing was too much for him. He booked my excursions, rented a poncho to me for the falls and assisted with taxis etc. I booked a private room with a shower. The...More

Thank wendy k
Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Wendy, was wonderfull having you stay with us and we look forward to you staying with us again, sometime in the not too distant future! Many thanks, kind regards, J.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place to stay for the weekend! Showers and bathrooms were clean. Beds were comfortable. Place was very safe and secure. They serve a variety of food including a cheap English breakfast! Coffee and tea are free in the morning. J and Staff were really...More

Thank Jessica L
Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Jessica! was great having you stay with us! kind regards, J.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends for a weekend and stayed in a 2 person hut. This place is clean, well-taken care of with comfortable facilities. It is incredibly safe and within waking distance to town during the day. J the manager helped us with everything from...More

Thank Yumi S
Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Yumi ! was wonderfull having you stay with us! enjoy the rest of your time in Zimbabwe!

Reviewed June 12, 2018

I loved our stay! Went for 2 nights with Mt parents and stayed in the double en suite rooms. Whilst rustic, the beds were comfortable, linen was clean and beautifully designed and the hot water was almost instant. Free fish foot spa was fun! Beautifully...More

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Thank ValinEire
Response from J P, Manager at Victoria Falls BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Val, was wonderfull having you stay with us and yes next time you hopefully have more time, stay for longer and enjoy your time with your parents again! Looking forward to your return :)

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
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Price range
US$17 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$17 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (43)
Dining (21)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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Response from LevinY | Reviewed this property |
The multivisa is not available if you arrive by land from Namibia.
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"The six bed dorm is a very cramped, so opt for the twelve bed dorm or a private room."
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"Check if Rhino room bed is damp if you're put there. If so ask to change rooms."
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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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