• Ilala Lodge, Zimbabwe

About Ilala Lodge

About Ilala Lodge

Ilala Lodge is a great base from which to explore the majestic, Victoria Falls and the town centre. This high quality, affordable lodging doesn’t feel like your average hotel. The staff are friendly, the décor elegant and even the exterior has a mighty adventure ambience as well as echoes of African past.

There are 32 spacious rooms for guests and some great facilities, including a wonderful swimming pool and a bright green lawn where wild animals often graze.

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A small boutique hotel for those in the quest for adventure.


On the border of the National Park, this is the closest hotel to Victoria Falls.

Accommodation & Facilities

Of the 32 rooms, 30 are standard and are deluxe suites. Standard suites have air conditioning as well as an overhead fan, tea & coffee making facilities and 2 x ¾ size beds. There are patio doors leading out onto the communal lawn, whereas the deluxe rooms both have balconies. Though styled the same as the standard rooms, with railway sleeper teak furnishings and the use of mild natural colours deluxe rooms are larger, yet more intimate with huge king beds. Hey also have a view of the falls. All rooms are en-suite with a separate shower, bath and toilet.

The hotel also has a restaurant, pool and cocktail bar.


There is fine, a la carte dining in the Palm restaurant or you could have a romantic evening outside dining under the stars with the sound of the falls in the background.


This is the closest hotel to Victoria Falls and is also about 10 minutes away from the town, a great base for exploring these areas.

Child Policy

Children are welcome at Ilala Lodge Hotel.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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