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Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls

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Overview
278 Parkway Drive Selous Crescent, Victoria Falls Zimbabwe See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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About
Description
A unique property of Moorish architecture conveniently located near town and 2km from the Victoria Falls. The Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel offers a spectacular view of the rumbling mist, mosi-oa-tunya, meaning "the More smoke that thunders". Enjoy a cocktail at the only Swim and Sip bar in town and efficient and friendly service. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
US$114 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mercure Victoria Falls
Location
Zimbabwe > Matabeleland North Province > Victoria Falls
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Room & Suite (65)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Reviews (622)
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All reviews swim up bar walking distance to town swimming pool hot water breakfast was included a free shuttle bus enjoyed my stay stayed for nights falls africa safari border botswana spray bridge baboons bush
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Reviewed 2 days ago

WE stayed as part of a Sunway tour and after being in game parks was delighted to be in Victoria Fall and in a hotel with air conditioning , a refrigerator , pool and good breakfast and dinner. Bed good also safe in room There...More

Thank SydneyEL
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was well located and the hotel was clean and friendly. The room was equipped well and was comfy.The staff always smiled and helped. We visited the Falls, walked around some of the markets and ate in the local restaurants.

Thank holidayneeded72
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 3 days ago

Refreshing day to you holidayneeded72 Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. Regards Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do I start? The 70's decor? The tired looking rooms and bathroom, our torn mosquito net(?), the ill-maintained public area, or the bugs we found in our rooms and breakfast area? the dinner buffet was meager and uninspiring, and on top of that, breakfast...More

Thank MK330
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 3 days ago

Refreshing day to you MK330 We appreciate your feedback which the hotel management has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve our product and service at the hotel. Management is attending to the issues to avoid recurrence in future. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic stay. The staff at Rainbow are incredibly friendly and always happy to help! The rooms are very neat, clean and quiet. The hotel location is great, being close enough from the town center that one is able to walk from the...More

Thank Nicky S
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 1 week ago

Refreshing day to you Nicky S Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Rainbow Hotel we hope that you will be staying with us again the next time you are in Victoria Falls. Regards Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked through an agent for one night and were told they were upgrading us to another hotel. We already had trips arranged for pick up there & car being delivered early in the morning after complaining they eventually found a room but a less...More

Thank annettet
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 1 week ago

Refreshing day to you annettet We appreciate your feedback which management has taken note of. Looking forward to hosting you again soon. Regards Guest Relations Manager

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Angela M
August 12, 2018|
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Response from rutendocharasika | Property representative |
Refreshing day to you Kindly contact our reservations on e-mail: Telephone number +263 2132844583-5 Looking forward to hosting you. Regards Rutendo Guest Relations
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fdaniels26
May 20, 2018|
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Yes, they do.
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Rachelle241169
April 2, 2018|
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Response from LisaH168 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about having connecting rooms but we are put in a unit next to our friends. Definitely ask for upstairs rooms if you are concerned about safety. On the other hand, I never felt unsafe when visiting Vic Falls.
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Room Tips
"Don’t Bother"
sue19092018
3 weeks ago
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"Rooms 4 & 5 are on the ground floor, but quieter enough."
567susy
Aug. 1, 2018
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"renovated rooms appear to be in north wing. with single night maybe not relevant. With multiple nights view..."
haraldp73
Jun. 19, 2018
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"don't accept any room on the lower floor, near the kitchen"
michade
May 28, 2018
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