Matetsi Victoria Falls, comprising Matetsi River Lodge and Matetsi River House lies on the banks of the Zambezi River upstream from the spectacular Victoria Falls. Matetsi River Lodge features two camps, each with nine river-facing suites with plunge pools, furnished with materials referencing the fishing and basket weaving traditions of the region. All of the suites, including two spacious family suites, are decorated with abstract art from renowned local artists and face the Zambezi River. With fifteen kilometres of private Zambezi River frontage and a 55,000 hectare private wildlife concession, game viewing is abundant with guided safaris available both by boat and fully equipped 4x4 vehicles. Canoeing on the river and cultural community visits are also popular. Matetsi River House is available for exclusive use and sleeps up to eight guests. With easy access to Victoria Falls, soar above them in a Flight of the Angels excursion by helicopter or take high tea in a spectacular location close by.
Price is based on Matetsi River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis with game viewing activities included.
Matetsi River House Private Villa is available for exclusive use and sleeps up to eight guests.Make an Enquiry
Our pricing aims to give an indication of the price range from low to high season. Low season for Zimbabwe is generally between the months of December to May, high season runs from June to October, though many lodges offer the same rate year round. Supplements may apply to peak periods such as Christmas and Easter. Prices are per person per night based on 2 sharing. Regional departures and single supplements are available on request. Accommodation only prices do not include flights. Date restrictions, terms and conditions apply to our special offers, please call for details.
The dry winter months between May and October are generally the best months for game viewing as the grass is lower, the vegetation less dense and the animals are driven to the waterholes to quench their thirst. Temperatures are hot during the day but can drop significantly at night, even falling below zero in Hwange. Daytime temperatures in October can be exceptionally high. The rainy season is usually from December to March, with beautiful, green landscapes. Victoria Falls are at their most dramatic from March to May, though the mist created by such a volume of water can obscure the views.
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