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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
    011 263 213 284 4737
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    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    This is a beautiful and relaxing hotel. The rooms are extremely comfortable and open onto beautiful green spaces. It is an excellent location to explore Victoria falls from. It is within walking distance of the Falls, restaurants, shopping etc.

    Thank sking81
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 20 July 2016

    Thank you for the review and for staying with us.

    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    The restaurant here is award winning and most deservedly so, very high end and modern serving local game beautifully cooked and presented. The ostrich steak was amazing. The breakfast buffet was huge and excellent. Good wine list and cocktails also. Public areas are designed in...More

    Thank Sue149
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 20 July 2016

    Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to review our Hotel. Glad you enjoyed the Restaurant and the Ostrich served.

    Reviewed 30 June 2016

    Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here! The staff is lovely and our room was great. Not particularly amazing, vast grounds to walk around but they have wild warthogs that wander around on their back patio. The pool area was a nice place to lounge, though no...More

    1  Thank ellebelle123
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 July 2016

    Thank you for staying and for the review. Sorry our room amenities didn't include a separate conditioner but the shampoo provided is a 2 in 1. We do have a spa that offers treatments but maybe you missed the information on this that is in...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

    2 families, 11 people in 5 rooms. Everyone was happy and facilities within room (shower etc) were excellent and clean. Located close to the falls (possibly the closest, easy walk on Zimbabwe side) and offers excellent services. Very good restaurant. Lovely and helpful staff. Central...More

    Thank Shay Z
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 July 2016

    Thanks you! Glad we could make your family holiday enjoyable.

    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    Great location just 15 minutes walk from the falls and within sight of the spray. You hear the sound of crashing water from the garden and can watch the 'smoke' billow up into the sky day and night. The food was excellent and the bar...More

    1  Thank BarbaraH810
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 1 July 2016

    Thank you for the review and glad you enjoyed our special boat The Ra-Ikane.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$277 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #9 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 56
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Ilala Hotel Victoria Falls
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    Ian V
    29 August 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hello Ian, Your agent should have organised an airport transfer as part of your package. I have emailed them to ensure that this has been done but normally this is the case. Look forward to welcoming you to Ilala Lodge.
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    mick j
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hi, The walk to the falls entrance from the hotel is anywhere between 10-15min walk. I would recommend that we organise a taxi or transportation to the falls though.
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    mick j
    9 July 2017|
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    Response from Sharon&Joe | Reviewed this property |
    Hello there - I would say 'yes' for visual impairment purely on distance and level footing; it is walkable though we did get a taxi which was simply because we had an included trip. Depending when you are going I would say... More
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    "I doubt they have a bad room - all seem to overlook the stunning gardens."
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    "Garden rooms are delightful with a patio area outside"
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    "Ground floor room easy access to grounds."
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