Tucked away amid the trees on the banks of the expansive Zambezi River is Victoria Falls River Lodge. The first of its kind, this Zimbabwe accommodation is set within the Zambezi National Park within close proximity to the majestic Victoria Falls. The spray of the falls can actually be seen from a distance in camp. Its location affords uninterrupted views of sunsets and spectacular wildlife viewing making it a perfect base from which to explore as it combines the safari and river experience with one of the world’s most renowned holidaymakers’ destinations.
5 star Victoria Falls accommodation is in luxury safari tents that are elegantly decked in earthy tones and offers a free standing bath, comfy lounge, indoor and outdoor showers and a private viewing patio where guests can unwind while watching hippo and elephants frolic in the waters of the river. Family suites comprise additional tented rooms with 1 single bed and bunk bed to afford privacy for the parents.
The hub of this Zimbabwe safari camp is an open plan structure strategically placed just back from the river for maximum views of elephants who frequent the river in the evenings. A range of in-room massages, pedicures and manicures are offered to ensure maximum pampering and relaxation. There is a curio shop with an exclusive selection of quality arts and crafts made by the talented local artisans.
A host of Victoria Falls safaris are available with emphasis on game viewing and river based activities. Game drives and river cruises are among the excursions on offer. The area is prolific in bird life, ideal for the dedicated birding enthusiasts.
Tours of the falls, helicopter rides over the falls, elephant-back rides, bungee jumping among other activities are available.