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    Ilala Lodge

    411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
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    • Average5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

    The staff, food and service at the Ilala were all commendable and I would revisit this property without hesitation. We stayed in the older part of the hotel so I cannot speak to the renovation, but even the unrenovated rooms were well kept and quite...More

    1  Thank Lisa A
    Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

    Our first visit to Zimbabwe and picking Ilala was one of the best decisions! The lodge is walking distance from all the adrenaline activities and is beautifully kept. The rooms are large and the bed was extremely comfortable with its pillow top mattress. Hats off...More

    1  Thank GTrotter666
    Reviewed 22 December 2015

    We stayed for 2 nights earlier this month and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is absolutely stunning and the staff are warm and friendly and always on hand to attend to your every need, nothing is too much trouble for them. Rooms are very...More

    2  Thank Karen S
    Reviewed 19 December 2015

    It has been said before, this hotel's location cannot be better, 5 minutes walking from the Falls and less to the centre of the village and the garden is very beautiful. However, if you stay in the old rooms like I did, do expect slow...More

    Thank Erwin020
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 22 December 2015

    Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel and for the feedback.I will certainly look into the internet service as we have a very fast fibre link providing this service so speed shouldn't be an issue. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    We enjoyed our stay very much. All your employees are on top level and very kind. Your position within the town and for the Falls is very good and easy to acces. We have been satisfied with all the services and we will propose to...More

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    2  Thank Ernst Z
    Response from MartinVaughan, General Manager at Ilala LodgeResponded 22 December 2015

    Thank you for your review.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 277 - US$ 425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • #9 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • 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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    mick j
    10 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
    10 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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    Zena H
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
    Hi. the hotel is a 5 min walk from the Victoria Falls entrance. the entrance fee is $30pp per entry. The Zimbabwe side of the falls has most of the viewing especially during the dry season (May to November).
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    "In the new wing facing toward the river, second floor"
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    "had the bottom floor and our patio was equal level to the lawn with all the animals. Loved it"
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    "Rooms in the new wing have a good view and lovely balconies"
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    "The third floor has nice views of the grassland around the hotel."
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