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The Victoria Falls Hotel

The Victoria Falls Hotel, Zimbabwe

Experiences – Wildlife & Safari, Romantic Escapes, Family Vacations, Heritage Trails

Getaway Experiences
  • Visit the stunning Victoria Falls. 
  • On the Zambezi River: white water rafting, a sunset cruise on a luxury boat, canoeing, Jet-boat safaris, fishing or the plunge into the Devil’s Pool.
  • Bungee-jumping, Gorge-swing, Flying Fox / Cable Slide, Rappelling, Tram Bridge Tour.
  • Helicopter rides over the Falls
  • An authentic Steam Train experience takes you on the old bridge for one of the world’s most surreal sunsets 
  • Visit the town of Victoria Falls and the vibrant local markets 
  • Elephant Back safaris and Walking with lions
  • Highlights
  • The fantastic prime location of the hotel stands out from the rest.
  • The rich historic and cultural heritage gives you an enriching experience at this iconic luxury hotel.
  • Delightful dining options and exquisite signature dishes to make every meal memorable.
  • One of Africa’s finest venues for intimate wedding ceremonies and exclusive meetings.
  • Myriad of activities suitable for young and old
    • Overview
    • Rooms
    • Services & Amenities
    • Tariffs & Packages

    The Victoria Falls Hotel is a grand Edwardian-era hotel built by the British in 1904, when Cecil Rhodes famously attempted to link Cape Town to Cairo by rail, it is today a famous luxury brand. A ten-minute stroll on a private footpath of lush gardens takes you to the Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. The hotel is surrounded by tropical gardens, lily ponds and century-old shade trees. The guestrooms and suites are lavish, spacious and traditional in style. Afternoon tea is served on Stanley Terrace that overlooks the Victoria Falls Bridge linking Zimbabwe to Zambia, offering stunning panoramic views. An array of special experiences such as sunset river cruises, guided game drives, helicopter and micro-light flights over the Falls can be arranged.


    The Victoria Falls hotel is located 25-minute (22kms) drive from the Victoria Falls International Airport, an hour’s drive to the Botswana border and a half-hour drive across the gorge into Zambia.


    The Victoria Falls Hotel invites guests to live a true five-star experience of grandeur and timeless luxury, it features 152 guestrooms and 9 suites. The hotel is renowned for its impeccable service, luxurious accommodation and exceptional facilities, it is also a member of the prestigious ‘The Leading Hotels of the World’ Collection.

    • Standard room

      Graced with traditional colours and fine-wood furnishings that provide an elegant and comfortable finish. The 64 bedrooms are available with single, twin or double beds. All rooms have bathrooms with bath/shower combination and are equipped with tea and coffee making facilities

    • Central Deluxe Room

      Furnished in traditional Edwardian style with an “Out of Africa” ambiance, the 46 Central Deluxe Rooms are situated in the main section of the hotel and are tastefully furnished with soft fabrics and warm colours in tune with Zimbabwe’s celebrated climate and diverse beauty. The Central deluxe rooms have a spectacular view of the perfectly manicured gardens and some overlooks the Batoka Gorge and the Victoria Falls Bridge

    • Stables Signature Wing Rooms

      These 42 deluxe rooms are situated in the stand-alone Stables Signature Wing with a view of the front lawns or lush courtyard. These rooms are furnished in a modern style with a bygone feel. Bathrooms incorporate luxury world-class amenities, Victorian bath tub with large separate walk-in showers and luxury Charlotte Rhys amenities. Ideal for families travelling together.

    • Honeymoon Suite

      Two Honeymoon Suites are located in the stylish Stables Signature Wing, optimizing privacy and exceptional comfort in a luxurious and well-appointed suite that surpasses expectations. A spacious balcony to socialize and relax. Attractive four-poster beds, turndown gifts, snacks and sparkling wine and other added-value offers make these suites exceptionally welcoming, especially for  honeymoon couples

    • Deluxe Suite

      Our two Deluxe Suites have been refashioned to offer discerning clients modern luxury and elegance, overlooking the lush gardens or stunning Batoka Gorge of the Zambezi River. 

    • Executive Suite

      The two delightful “Songwe” and “Baines” Executive Suites in the Grand North Hammerhead Central Building are perfect for the business traveller or discerning guests who enjoy a luxurious and spacious environment. The suites have a spectacular view of the famous Batoka Gorge, Victoria Falls Bridge. Separate bedrooms and private lounge with opulent bathrooms of distinction.

    • Batoka Suite

      The grand suite in main section of the hotel furnished in traditional Edwardian style with an “Out of Africa” feel. The Suite has a spectacular view of the famous Batoka gorge and the Victoria Falls Bridge that spans Zimbabwe and Zambia. This stylish suite has the country décor and generous space in which to relax or entertain and is tastefully furnished with soft fabrics and warm colours

    • Royal Suite

      The opulent suite is stylish and modern with country décor and generous space in which to relax or entertain. The suite inter-connects to deluxe rooms with well-appointed bedrooms, lounge, bathroom with shower and bath. 

    • Presidential Suite

      The spectacular two-bedroom presidential suite, also called the Livingston Suite, features an attractive gracious finish and relaxing colour schemes. The bathroom incorporates a double spacious separate shower.  It has a spectacular view overlooking the gardens from the private balcony. It houses a walk-in closet with spacious bathroom and has a private butler service.

    Services & Amenities

    > A variety of accommodation options.
    > A range of delightful dining options with internationally trained chefs
    > Edwardian-style swimming pool 
    > Meeting rooms
    > Fitness facilities, a Beauty Salon & Spa 
    > Business lounge
    > Other amenities include a Chapel, Butler service, Hairdresser, Safaris, River cruises and Canoeing and complimentary Wi-Fi.
    > All the rooms have an In-Room Safe, Mini Bar, Complimentary Wi-Fi, Telephone, Hairdryer, Fully Air Conditioned, Satellite TV, Express Valet Service, same-day laundry and dry cleaning, Tea and Coffee making facilities.

    Tariffs & Packages

    Estimated Average Price: Starting from USD 540 per person per night

    Terms & Conditions:
    • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
    • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
    • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
    • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
    • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges