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Ramsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to spend four nights in Little Gorges in one of the splendid tents at the start of a wildlife tour in Zimbabwe. Looking out over the Gorge from my deck in front of the tent with a cold Zambesi in my hand was perfection. The Lodge is comfortable and well run and the welcome we had...

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Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We stayed at Gorges for three nights. From the moment we arrived we were thrilled....the comfort of the rooms, the spectacular views and the welcoming nature of the hosts.And then there were the extras! We got to watch black eagles come in and feed, hiked into the gorge, visited a village and school and were entertained by local dancers. The...

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Hayley P, Marketing Director at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Marty418, Thank you for your wonderful review of our very special Gorges Lodge! We are so glad to read you enjoyed the hospitality, the activities and the spectacular views! Some say the views are the best in Southern Africa! we hope to welcome you back again one day but until then thank you for choosing Gorges for your holiday...

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My borther and I spend 2 nights at Gorges Lodge in January (low season), we where the only one. We had a great time at Gorges Lodge. The view is really astonishing, the lodges are really good and the staff is amazing. Chris, Debby, Kerry, Richman and the others, we will always remember you. You get really value for your...

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Hayley F, Marketing Manager at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear edwinmoerkerk What a wonderful review - thank you so much for the 5 stars and for the high praise. I will pass on your comments to the team at the lodge who will be so pleased to read your review. It is great to read you loved the ambience and the hospitality - this is what Gorges is all...

Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Little Gorges was our first stop for 2 nights in November 2016 on our trip to Zimbabwe. The chalets are absolutely first class with fantastic views over the Gorge below. Chris is a fantastic host and is a amazing source of knowledge. It was a perfect start to our holiday and would definitely go back there again

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Hayley F, Marketing Manager at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ian L, What a wonderful review - thank you so much for the 5 stars and for all the positive feedback. Debbie and Chris have a fantastic team that love the area and i am so glad to read you experienced their hospitality. Thank you for choosing Gorges and we hope you return one day again to experience another...

Hoedspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The third part of my visit to the Imvelo Safari Lodges properties was Gorges Lodge a short distance from Victoria Falls. What an incredible setting with the most amazing views of the gorge and the Zambezi River far below. Super accommodation, great, very helpful staff and excellent food. As a keen birder, this was to be one of the highlights...

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Hayley F, Marketing Manager at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Derek, Thanks once again for another fantastic review! It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the beauty, peace and tranquility of the lodge. It is an idyllic spot to relax and unwind and of course to be at eye level with black eagles as they soar past is an unbelievable experience! Thank you for your...

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I stayed at this lodge for two nights as part of a Saga tour. The staff were friendly and welcoming and the food was excellent. The lodge has stunning views overlooking the gorge. It is situated about 40 minutes bumpy drive from Victoria Falls. Our first day was wonderful as we visited the Falls (November is a great time to...

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Hayley P, Marketing Director at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ChrisP, Thank you for your very touching review and for all your support! I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in the falls, all the activities planned and then the lodge itself. The location outside the falls is what makes it such a unique and special place with those spectacular views which are great for...

New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I spent two nights at Gorges Lodge. From the moment Conrad collected me at the airport until my departure, I was well taken care of and able to enjoy breathtaking scenery, well-organized logistics, excellent food, and luxurious accomodations. Debbie and the entire team made me feel welcome and incredibly cared for - coupled with the fantastic location about 30 minutes...

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Hayley P, Marketing Director at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cadmanstruggle, Thank you for your wonderful 5 star review of our very special Gorges Lodge. We are so glad to read you enjoyed the hospitality, the food and the spectacular views! Debbie and the team at the lodge will be thrilled to read your view - we hope to welcome you back one day again but until then, thank...

Evergreen, Colorado
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We had a stunning view of the Zambizi River in our two story lodge with balcony. The staff was very nice and served very delicious dinners and breakfasts. Our guide, Conrad, was excellent. He's a great driver over the bumpy dusty dirt roads too! My only negative was no air conditioning, which, was really because get so very hot in...

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Hayley P, Marketing Director at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Pamelaebe, Thank you for the 5 star review - we are thrilled to read that you enjoyed the food, the setting of the lodge on the edge of the Batoka gorge and the staff! We appreciate your feedback and am glad your husband enjoyed a dip in the pool to cool down as it is very hot this time...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stayed 3 nights here and loved every minute of it. Even though you are not in Victoria Falls itself you are driven in each day to do what you want. Which means you get to do the touristy things but don't have the noise and people around when you want to relax. The staff are friendly and always ready...

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Hayley P, Marketing Director at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear JanellC, Thank you for taking the time to review Gorges Lodge. We are thrilled to read you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and all the activities and facilities on offer! We would love to have you come stay again with us if you come back to the falls or come try some of the other Imvelo properties too! Thank you...

Deal
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Stayed for three nights as part of a Saga tour and this was a fantastic starting point as we were knocked out immediately by the amazing views over Batuko gorge. The sunsets and sunrises were brilliant. We stayed in Little Gorges and these tented chalets really gave you the greatest views. Rooms were spotless and beds very comfortable. Much appreciated...

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Hayley F, Marketing Manager at Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Morag L, Thank you for the wonderful 5 star review! It made my day reading about your holiday and how much you enjoyed Gorges and the hospitality. We have such a special team out at the lodge who love nothing more than sharing our piece of paradise with guests! I will pass on your lovely comments to Debbie, Chris...

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Gorges and Little Gorges is a mere 30 minute drive from Victoria Falls town and offers a unique Victoria Falls experience from a peaceful and idyllic base on the edge of the Batoka Gorge - a perfect choice for your Victoria Falls safari adventure! At Gorges you can relax away from the hustle and bustle of Victoria Falls town - our peaceful guest accommodation is nestled in a landscaped garden that makes walking to your room a joy, and our staff are renowned for their warm hospitality. Gorges is famous for its spectacular views, described by some as the best in southern Africa; whether you are enjoying a cup of coffee at sunrise on your private veranda or a cool refreshment by the pool at sunset, you will be constantly drawn to the stunning vistas provided by the Batoka Gorge and the rushing waters of the Zambezi River below. Little Gorges is perched on the edge of the Batoka Gorge next to main Gorges. This tented extension of Gorges overlooks the dramatic junction of the Dibu Dibu River and the Zambezi, where black eagles and lanner falcons nest in the sheer cliff faces. Construction of the luxury tents in this rugged, rocky and broken terrain necessitated careful planning and feats of engineering and is a wonderful alternative to the main Gorges chalets while still providing all the same comforts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge

Address: Zambezi River Gorge, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Matabeleland North Province > Victoria Falls
Price Range: $596 - $943 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gorges and Little Gorges Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“All rooms have a fantastic view”
rvpenn, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We liked being closer to the center of the lodge.”
marty418, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have excellent views of the gorge”
728ianl, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms have great views”
chrispJ1721EB, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 was private with a great view, but easily accessible from the main lodge.”
cadmanstruggle, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
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