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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
Reviews (613)
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

We booked through Batoka Safaris and it was a pleasure to stay at the Rainbow. Excellent meals and pool bar-side service. The hotel provides excellent accommodation and is close to the Falls, the tourist market and the 2 helicopter services that fly over the Falls....More

Thank kenjmuir
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded July 31, 2018

Refreshing day to you kenjmuir We are always happy to extend our 'Fresh smiles, Fresh food and Fresh pillow ' to you and all our other guests such that your stay with us is memorable. We appreciate your feedback and really look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

If you’re in VicFalls before or after a trip the Rainbow is an amazing option, very fast WiFi, restaurant, pool, massage, laundry and tours. The staff were incredibly polite and helpful, the room was clean and at every turn there was someone to help. When...More

Thank fhkeller
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded July 31, 2018

Refreshing day to you 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 the next time you are in Victoria Falls. Regards Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

The Rainbow Hotel was great and was precooked by our safari tour company, Odyssey safaris. We were within walking distance to town which offered many nice restaurants and shops in which to buy beautiful wood carvings etc. It is close to the Falls as well....More

Thank yyzhat
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded July 16, 2018

Refreshing day to you yyzhat We are always happy to extend our 'Fresh smiles" to you and all our other guests such that your stay with us is an amazing one. We appreciate your feedback and thank you so much for choosing to stay at...More

Reviewed July 12, 2018

we had a very good time, it was my first time sleeping there and find staff very kind and very good services from them. i would recommend this place to anyone who is looking for something worth in Victoria Falls.

Thank Joseph K
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded July 15, 2018

Refreshing day to you Joseph K Thank you so much for choosing to stay at the Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel and we appreciate your valuable feedback. We hope that you will be staying with us again in the near future. Regards Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed July 12, 2018

Very nice ground floor room well laid out and all the staff we dealt with were always friendly and polite. If anything, the air conditioner was a little noisy at night and the toilet seat was loose and moved around, but it was not so...More

Thank Ian C C
Response from rutendocharasika, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded July 15, 2018

Refreshing day to you Ian C C We appreciate your valuable feedback which management has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve our product and service at the hotel. Once again thank you so much for choosing to stay with...More

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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
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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$120 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mercure Victoria Falls
Location
Zimbabwe > Matabeleland North Province > Victoria Falls
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
US$120 - US$223 (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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Traveller (230)
Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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Response from Ashleigh Young M | Reviewed this property |
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
"Rooms 4 & 5 are on the ground floor, but quieter enough."
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"renovated rooms appear to be in north wing. with single night maybe not relevant. With multiple nights view..."
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"don't accept any room on the lower floor, near the kitchen"
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"The west side of the hotel has the view of the smoke. If you listen well, you can hear the thundering..."
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