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Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent86%
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  • Average1%
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Reviewed 6 April 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

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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 13 April 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 29 March 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

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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 3 April 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 27 March 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

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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 27 March 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 13 March 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

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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 15 March 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

Reviewed 12 March 2018

After lunch and a siesta we went for a cruise on the mighty Zambezi, our guide was an experienced birdwatcher and we managed to see 75 birds in 24 hours. We had supper under the stars and slept in heavenly beds with crisp cotton sheets...More

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Response from WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Imbabala Zambezi Safari LodgeResponded 13 March 2018

Dear Storm Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear that you had such a lovely stay at Imbabala and had such special sightings of the wildlife in the area. Your kind comments about the staff members...More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$ 468 - US$ 690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
#3 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#5 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 468 - US$ 690 (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
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bette13
22 April 2018|
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Response from Pedro P | Reviewed this property |
I flew from Livingston airport to Victoria falls and after to Imbabala. Price included transfer.
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5 March 2018|
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Response from Pedro P | Reviewed this property |
50usd for Zambia and Zimbabwe (Kasa visa)
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6 September 2016|
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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
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"Ask for the honeymoon cabins with the outdoor shower!"
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"The rooms are thatched cottages in a safari lodge. All good"
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"Remember the price includes everything so I think good value"
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"All rooms seem to afford quiet, privacy and views of wildlife. Each is a short walk to the main lodge areas."
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