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    Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls

    278 Parkway Drive | Selous Crescent, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Free Wifi
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    51 - 55 of 387 reviews

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    We had a really nice time this place. Was the end of our safari so felt like luxe accomodations. The staff was so friendly. The entertainment at night fun. The rooms were clean and roomy. The grounds are beautiful.

    Thank Explore277
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 2 June 2017

    Refreshing day to you Explore277 Many thanks for your feedback as we await for another chance to welcome you back at the Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls. Regards Guest Relations Manager

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    This hotel is barely average. The staff is friendly and personable, the beds were comfortable and the showers were hot, but otherwise, it was just OK. The place felt like it used to be a nice hotel maybe 50 years ago, but obvious renovations haven't...More

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    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 30 May 2017

    Greetings from Victoria Falls Rainbow Hotel, Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel. It was our pleasure hosting you. Management is reviewing all issues highlighted so that we continue offering seamless service to all our discerning guests. We look forward to hosting...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    We were transferred from another hotel in Vic Falls to this Rainbow hotel for a night by our tour organizers (Nomad Tours) and we found that this hotel is bit inferior in standard to the one we initially stayed in. The rooms were not clean...More

    Thank Warna F
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 26 May 2017

    Refreshing day to you Warna F We appreciate your feedback which the hotel has seriously taken note of. All issues raised are being rectified to improve service at the hotel. We hope you will consider staying with us again in future. Once again thank you...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017

    The rooms are generous, cleaning staff is nice and efficient. An ebullient! greeter shows you around the room and how to operate everything. Some rooms had hair dryers; mine didn't and when I went to the front desk to borrow one they told me I...More

    Thank Lisa K
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 26 May 2017

    Refreshing day to you Lisa K Thank you so much for your valuable feedback which we value so much. We have noted all your concerns and we are working on improving them as we hope to see you again at Rainbow Hotel Victoria Falls. Regards...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    The Rainbow Hotel is an older establishment located in easy walking distance to most attractions in Victoria Falls. Restaurants, shopping, river access and the Falls are easily reached on foot if you don't mind a short walk of no more than about one-half mile. The...More

    Thank Fruebertt
    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls, Guest Relations Manager at Rainbow Hotel Victoria FallsResponded 22 May 2017

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

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$ 108 - US$ 242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 85
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    • Zimbabwe >
    • Matabeleland North Province >
    • Victoria Falls
    • Also Known As
    • Mercure Victoria Falls
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    Demmeri G
    25 June 2017|
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    Response from rainbowhotelvicfalls | Property representative |
    Refreshing day to you Shuttle services to & from the Falls are free according to a timetable provided by the hotel upon arrival. Outside these times taxis are available. Airport transfers are not included in the price... More
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    SusanPortElizabeth
    8 June 2017|
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    Refreshing day to you Yes, shuttle service available to the Victoria Falls and to town. You will get the shuttle bus timetable at the reception upon arrival. thank you & Regards Guest Relations Manager
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    Jane E
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Arthur H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, hair dryers were provided. Go, enjoy and do not worry about your hair.
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    "my room was closed to neighbouring view, just tree and forest - most pleasing ... rooms are generally..."
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    "we stayed downstairs and was great, quiet and overlooking great lawn."
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    "Reques a room above the ground floor for additional security."
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    "I felt that rooms on the 1st floor are much safer"
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