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A'Zambezi River Lodge

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Lush green gardens, pool and the river are very welcoming. It was a real treat visiting here. Food was hit and miss which was a combination of bad ordering and not fabulous food. But that's the way it goes sometimes. The breakfast was great and it's a perfect spot for a cold beer looking at the river. Staff were all...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you Kimberley M Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor and for highlighting that you found Azambezi River Lodge to be a relaxing oasis.We are pleased to have been of service to you during your stay in Victoria Falls. Once again thank you for making Azambezi River Lodge your hotel of choice in Victoria Falls. We...

Lagos State, Nigeria
Reviewed 11 July 2016

It was fantastic. The hotel has a wonderful ambience, sitting on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River. It's a lovely, lovely place to stay. My room was really nice and cozy. I love the view. The restaurant was nice and the staff was very friendly. Spent two night here while in Vic Falls, as part of a group on...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you Omoniyi_David Thank you for reviewing Azambezi River Lodge on Tripadvisor. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest. Thank you for the positive feedback regarding our hotel and team. Once again thank you for making Azambezi River Lodge your hotel of choice in Victoria Falls. We look forward to welcoming you back soon....

Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Only were booked for dinner, our lady went 14. The staff very friendly, tablet nicely decorated. The food (buffet style) was more than delicious, especially the grilled warthog and crocodile. A group of local tribes dancers made the show and came afterwards to our table, great surprise. And a birthday cake was also brought. They made her day, absolutely incredible!

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to MaxWindhoek Thank you for taking your time to review Azambezi River Lodge, we are delighted that you enjoyed our delicious warthog and crocodile even though you were not staying with us. Thank you for the positive feedback and we look forward to host you on your next visit to Victoria Falls Warm Regards

San Diego, California
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This was my 1st Time Staying a'zambezi lodge the other previous times I stayed in town. The grounds are Lovely right on the river and you can book your activities in advance through batoka. The shuttle has a printed time Table to bring You to town and pick you up. The rooms were nice and clean. I would book my...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you Jennifer H Thank you for the vote of confidence on Tripadvisor, we appreciate the full marks awarded. We are pleased that we were able to meet your needs and that you found our rooms neat and clean. We look forward to hosting you again on your next visit to Victoria Falls. Warm Regards

Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Great location for all the wonderful activities the area has to offer and the friendliest staff you will ever hope to meet,all our activities were organised quickly and easily.and the relaxed outlook meant we had some down time with a drink in hand watching sunsets,animals and the river so close to the perfectly placed restaurant.Good breakfasts and most meals tasty.The...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you Jan T Very warm greetings from Victoria Falls. Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. We were honoured to have you as our guest. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for making the Azambezi River Lodge your hotel of choice in Victoria Falls. We look forward to welcoming you...

Fairfax Station, Virginia
Reviewed 9 July 2016

A great place to stay-peaceful, wonderful location, nice accommodations, terrific staff. We spent three nights here and had a great time. Our room was at the back and faced the road, but we couldn't hear any traffic noise. The lawn gave us a chance to see warthogs and mongooses grazing right outside our door. We had a room with two...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you BardAdmirer Many thanks for the wonderful feedback regarding our hotel and staff, we greatly appreciate. We now await for another chance to welcome you back soon at the Azambezi River Lodge. Warm Regards

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely lodge to relax, enjoy peace and quiet, and observe the African animals roaming freely. Rooms are small but adequate with a nice view of the grounds and river. All our tours were enjoyable and well organised. Staff were friendly and looked after our every need. Dinners at the restaurant were a bit hit and miss but the breakfasts were...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you Robyn C Many thanks for the kind words about your recent stay at Azambezi River Lodge, we warmly welcome all feedback as it assists us in reaching and maintaining high standards and service excellence. Your feedback is most encouraging, and deeply appreciated, and shall be passed along to the Team accordingly! Warm Regards

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Lets start with the good. Staff A+ Very friendly and helpful! Grounds: clean and well kept Rooms, Cold Air-conditioning, and clean. The room that I'm in is a little on the smallish side (Room 112) but I also didn't pay for a big room either. River view vs garden view. I have a river view, but honestly while the river...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you TooMuchTrave73 Thank you very much for the lovely feedback on your recent stay with us at Azambezi River Lodge! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that our passionate Team was able assist in ensuring that your visit was memorable! Wishing you all the very best and looking forward...

Paris, France
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This hotel is right on the Zambezi river. You can see the water from the restaurant and pool and several of the rooms. The staff are so helpful and friendly. They are hilarious, too. The rooms are quite modern and comfortable. The best thing about this place is how beautiful, quiet, and serene it is. Be sure to take a...

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Sibongile2015, Guest Relations Manager at A'Zambezi River Lodge, responded to this review

A refreshing day to you jeanps2016 Thank you for the vote of confidence on Tripadvisor. We appreciate the full marks awarded. We are pleased that we were able to meet your needs and that you found our service outstanding. Our hard working team is greatly encouraged. We look forward to hosting you again on your next visit to Victoria Falls....

Reviewed 23 June 2016

Beatifully located as the only accomodation on the Zambezi River in Victoria Falls. Very comfortable,clean accomodation. Rooms small but adequate. Built in a traditional style. Staff are excellent & friendly. River cruises depart from the front of the lodge and hippopotamus feed on the lawns each night. Free shuttle into town every 2 hrs or taxi at US$10 each way...

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A refreshing day to you granite2014 Thank you for your great review posted on Trip Advisor following your recent stay with us at Azambezi River Lodge. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you loved our clean and comfortable rooms. Thank you once again for your feedback, we do hope to see you again in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A'Zambezi River Lodge, is a recently refurbished 4 star Hotel situated on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, 5km upstream from the magnificent Victoria Falls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A'Zambezi River Lodge

Address: 308 Parkway Drive | P O Box 150, Victoria Falls +260, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Matabeleland North Province > Victoria Falls
Price Range: RM639 - RM1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — A'Zambezi River Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
a`Zambezi River Hotel Victoria Falls
Mercure Victoria Falls
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Victoria Falls
#7 Spa Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Business Hotel in Victoria Falls
#8 Romantic Hotel in Victoria Falls
#11 Luxury Hotel in Victoria Falls
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“request a room with a river view”
RoxysFrost, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I had an outer ring room and it was quiet since it was far away from the pool and the main restaurant area.”
adrenalinejunkie2000, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You have to ask for the river view to see the Zambezi and it will cost a little more but well worth it”
MikeR863, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River view, ground floor”
murrayw429, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Frontrow-rooms are close to the pool (+ river view), backrow rooms are quieter (but no river view here)”
Berlin-Rudower, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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