With an impressive riverside location, Victoria Falls River Lodge was the first privately owned lodge in the Zambezi National Park. Each stylishly-appointed tented suite features a sitting area, indoor and outdoor showers and private outdoor viewing deck with private plunge pool and uninterrupted views over the Zambezi River. Family suites provide separate sleeping areas for adults and up to three children. Observe the transiting wildlife from the lounge or tree hide, join morning and evening game drives in the park, or cruise gently along the river at sunset before gathering around the campfire for pre-dinner drinks. Helicopter flights over the Falls, canoeing and fishing on the river can be arranged; daily transfers into town are complimentary.
Price per night on a full board basis with local drinks, transfers and daily activity.
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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