Ilala Lodge Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio

Overview of Ilala Lodge Hotel

Ilala Lodge Hotel

4.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Area A8, Victoria Falls

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationVictoria Falls National Park1 min walk
  • Popular LocationVictoria Falls11 min walk
  • Popular LocationDevil's Pool1 min drive
  • AirportVictoria Falls (VFA)21 min drive

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About this area

Victoria Falls

In a national park, Ilala Lodge Hotel is in a walkable area with good shopping. Victoria Falls Field Museum and Maramba Cultural Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Devil's Pool and Livingstone Reptile Park. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives and game viewing.

What's nearby

  • Victoria Falls National Park - 1 min walk
  • Victoria Falls - 11 min walk
  • Devil's Pool - 1 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Bridge - 2 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Field Museum - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Victoria Falls (VFA) - 21 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Palm — 1 min walk
  • Three Monkeys - 2 min walk
  • Lola's Tapas and Carnivore Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Mama Africa - 4 min walk
  • Shearwater Cafe - 5 min walk

About this property

Ilala Lodge Hotel

4-star eco-friendly hotel near Victoria Falls National Park
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a poolside bar, a snack bar/deli and a meeting room. All 73 rooms offer free WiFi, room service and LED TVs. Guests will also find premium bedding, separate baths and showers and coffee makers.
Ilala Lodge Hotel offers 73 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Victoria Falls hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Renovated entire property – October 2015
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service
  • Window screens

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 34 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 18 (one-way), (from 4 to 12 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 45 out of 76 reviews
5 - Excellent 59%
Rating 4 - Good. 25 out of 76 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 76 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 76 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 76 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stunning spot with a great atmosphere.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
WOW Wonderful stay.
This is a fantastic place to stay. Staff is great! Rooms spacious. View out the window or from our deck is wonderful and we see wildlife up close. Today we saw a mother warthog and her three babies.Wonderful experience. Recommend it highly.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved our stay here. Lovely architecture, friendly helpful staff, excellent food, comfortable accommodation and right in the Wild. Frequent animal visitors
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The rooms all have views, there is a wonderful restaurant with both indoor and outdoor dining available, the grounds are beautiful, the common areas are large and a there is a very nice outdoor pool and bar. This lodge is centrally located to Victoria Falls and downtown shopping. Ilala Lodge was an added bonus to our trip to the Falls!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019