We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge

Save
Traveller (358)
Room & Suite (73)
Dining (26)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“game drives”(105 reviews)
“the river”(112 reviews)
“botswana border”(12 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Jun. 3Jun. 4
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$452.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Victoria Falls hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0f423dde48744abc85fef1d40dbee4f4", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":477482,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[112346860],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":6,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":6,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":452,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"0f423dde48744abc85fef1d40dbee4f4","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":452,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":452,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBmNDIzZGRlNDg3NDRhYmM4NWZlZjFkNDBkYmVlNGY0IiwiQUlLIjoiNjFjODM0MDg2MmUyNDM1NmEzNzM1Yjk1MDdhM2Q2NWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "03/06/2018", "checkOut": "04/06/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$452", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"112346860":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (518)
There are newer reviews for Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
498 results
Traveller rating
430
57
5
3
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
430
57
5
3
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgame drivesthe riverbotswana borderflood plainmorning cruisenight gamesafari lodgepontoon boatknowledgeable guideother guestsprivate concessionbirds and animalsgreat guidewild horizonsnight packagegreat hostsbird life
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 498 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Imbabala as a solo traveller for 3 nights, and it was an unforgettable experience! From the moment I arrived, I was made to feel so welcome by Himal and his team. The evening meal, where all guests come together around a communal table...More

Thank grrrrrrrreat
Reviewed April 6, 2018

I highly recommend this small friendly lodge, with ouratdnign guides and a concesssion on the banks of the Zambezi and the border with Botswana that is rich with game and magnificent bird life. You'll see all the main creatires you want with the exception of...More

Thank hypercritical
Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded April 13, 2018

Dear Guest Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We are so thrilled to hear that you had such a phenomenal stay at Imbabala and that our staff made your stay so enjoyable. Imbabala is renowned for its...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018

Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge is situated on the banks of the Zambezi River. A large herd of impalas graze and sleep on the property. It was a magical experience to dine under the stars, a few metres from the resting herd.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
1  Thank 523pernilles
Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded April 3, 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased that you had such a lovely at Imbabala. It is a very special place on the edge of the Zambezi which allows you to interact peacefully with nature. With kind...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018

Just returned from an enchanting adventure to southern Africa with Road Scholar. Therefore, my thanks to them for arranging for us to stay at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge. What a delightful and exciting experience to be located along the Zambezi River in such comfort. First,...More

2  Thank robert r
Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded March 27, 2018

Dear Robert Thank you for your very kind and enthusiastic review on Trip Advisor. We always love to hear how much guests have enjoyed their stay at our gem in the Zimbabwean bush! Our staff work extremely hard to ensure that our guests have a...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

We were so happy to enjoy our stay at imbabala lodge. Everything was perfect: the service, the rooms, the food, game drives and possibility to choose the activities and the times for them. The team, especially Himal, Irene and Richard, did their best to make...More

1  Thank Olga H
Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded March 14, 2018

Dear Olga Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We are so thrilled to hear that you had such a phenomenal stay at Imbabala and that our staff made your stay so enjoyable. Your kind comments about Himal,...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Victoria Falls
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$466 - US$691 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
#3 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$466 - US$691 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
#3 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (358)
Room & Suite (73)
Dining (26)
Pool & Beach (19)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
bette13
April 21, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Pedro P | Reviewed this property |
I flew from Livingston airport to Victoria falls and after to Imbabala. Price included transfer.
1
Vote
Google Translation
paulinehurst1955
March 5, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Pedro P | Reviewed this property |
50usd for Zambia and Zimbabwe (Kasa visa)
0
Votes
Google Translation
Vijay R
September 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from j1roos | Reviewed this property |
We arrived at Imbabala by car from Victoria falls. The drive was about an hour from a lodge we were staying at. We left for the airport in Botswana for our trip home to the U.S.we had transfers pre-arranged with our travel... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Remember the price includes everything so I think good value"
Read review
"All rooms seem to afford quiet, privacy and views of wildlife. Each is a short walk to the main lodge areas."
Read review
"We had the furthest away room, good for privacy"
Read review
"All equivalent"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing