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Ilala Lodge Hotel

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Property grounds
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-star hotel in Victoria Falls with outdoor pool and restaurant

9.0/10 Superb

78 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
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Area A8, Victoria Falls

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In a national park

Getting around

  • Livingstone (LVI) - 18 min drive
  • Victoria Falls (VFA) - 21 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Three Monkeys - 2 min walk
  • Lola's Tapas and Carnivore Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Mama Africa - 4 min walk
  • The River Brewing Company - 4 min walk
  • Shearwater Cafe - 5 min walk

About this property

Ilala Lodge Hotel

Ilala Lodge Hotel offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 34 per person one-way. Guests can indulge in massages and enjoy Modern European cuisine at The Cassia Restaurant, which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Other features of this upmarket hotel include an outdoor pool, a poolside bar and a snack bar/deli. Fellow travellers say good things about the shopping and walkability.

Languages

English

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

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.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 73 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until midnight
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • 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
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours a day)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast each morning
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Safari nearby
  • Rafting nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1984
  • ATM/banking
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • An outdoor pool

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • Wheelchairs available on site

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 42-inch LED TV

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

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

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Local maps

Special features

Dining

The Cassia Restaurant – This restaurant specialises in Modern European cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

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.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 34 per person (one-way)

Children & extra beds

  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 4 and 12 costs USD 18 (one-way)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Policies

<p>The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.</p><p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Ilala Lodge Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Ilala Lodge Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
As of 5 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Ilala Lodge Hotel on 6 February 2023 start from €395, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Ilala Lodge Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 34 per person one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Ilala Lodge Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Ilala Lodge Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as boat tours and rafting. Additional recreation nearby includes game drives, game viewing and safari tours. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Ilala Lodge Hotel?
Yes, The Cassia Restaurant offers al fresco dining and Modern European cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Mama Africa (4-min walk), The River Brewing Company (4-min walk) and Shearwater Cafe (5-min walk).
What's the area around Ilala Lodge Hotel like?
Ilala Lodge Hotel is a short 1-minute walk from Victoria Falls National Park and 11 minutes' walk from Victoria Falls. The local area is walkable and popular with nature enthusiasts.

Reviews

9.0

Superb

9.1/10

Cleanliness

9.0/10

Staff & service

10.0/10

Amenities

8.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

10.0/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Nice room, clean facilities and great breakfast and bar during the evenings.
William, 1-night trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Stunning spot with a great atmosphere.
Peter, 3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

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.
Leigh, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Loved our stay here. Lovely architecture, friendly helpful staff, excellent food, comfortable accommodation and right in the Wild. Frequent animal visitors
Eric, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

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!
Jude, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Closest hotel to Victoria falls. Comfortable helpful staff
1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel. Wonderful location with easy access to Victoria Falls.
Scott, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

A wonderful position in the town and close to walk to shops and the Falls. The hotel is stylish and set within beautiful gardens. It is well presented with and the open air dining is wonderful. The only improvement cold be the quality of the meat served at dinner
2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Tjasa, 4-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review