Ilala Lodge Hotel

A family-run hotel in the heart of Victoria Falls

73 Roooms (A choice of Standard, Deluxe or Executive rooms)

Bed and Breakfast

Located on the Zimbabwean side of the Zambezi River, Ilala Lodge Hotel is geographically the closet hotel to the magnificent Victoria Falls and is easily accessible to the town centre.  Opening it’s doors in 1991, this luxury Victoria Falls accommodation establishment offers 73 rooms all designed to create a feeling of privacy.

The rooms on the upper tier open out onto a private balcony, while the lower floor rooms open onto the lush manicured gardens where you can watch the warthogs graze from the hotel lawn. You may even be lucky enough to have a visit from an elephant.

Guests can choose rooms in the Deluxe Wing, the Garden Wing or the Pool Wing. The Deluxe Wing and the Pool Wing boast splendid views of the spray from Victoria Falls as well as the spectacular gardens that Ilala Lodge Hotel is famous for. The Garden Wing gives guests access to the lush and flourishing lawns where the animals visit.

The Cassia Restaurant at Ilala Lodge Hotel offers guests a delicious menu.  Whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner, their friendly and welcoming staff provide top-notch service. Guests may dine inside or enjoy al-fresco dining on the patio of this classic hotel. Ilala lodge holds its place as one of the top Victoria Falls hotels due to its consistant commitment to excellence.


Geographically, Ilala is the closest hotel to the Victoria Falls themselves and in close proximity to most of the restaurants, activities and historical sites of Victoria Falls Town. 


73 Rooms:

32 Standard rooms (26 twin, 6 double)
36 Deluxe rooms (13 twin, 23 double)
2 Standard Suites (King size beds)
3 Executive Suites (King size beds)
1 Strathearn Suite (1 x King size bed) – this family suite is made up of the Strathearn Suite, an Executive Suite (King size bed) and a twin Deluxe room (3 quarter beds).

Amenities - Inside rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Overhead Fans
  • Satellite Television
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Room fridge
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Laundry Service
  • Tea & Coffee facilities
  • Hairdryers
  • Room Safe
  • Room Service
Amenities - Outside rooms

• The Cassia Restaurant – this is one of the finest restaurants in Victoria Falls and offers guests a delicious á la carte menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
• The Poolside Cocktail bar
• Wi-Fi
• River cruises
• Swimming Pool
• Conference facilities – Fully equipped and air conditioned, seats 40 people classroom style or 80 people cinema style.