A Luxury boutique hotel within walking distance of Victoria Falls.

Tel: +27 (0) 21 855 0395

Ilala Lodge - General


The Ilala Lodge is an intimate boutique hotel very close to the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. In fact, the Lodge is so close to the Falls, that you will feel the spray of the Falls on your face if you take a walk in the gardens of the Ilala Lodge.

As befits a boutique hotel, the décor is classic, understated and evokes an era of discovery and adventure.


The Location

Mosi-Oa-Tunya Drive, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe



The lodge offers 32 Standard Rooms, 2 Standard Suite Rooms, 20 Deluxe Rooms, 2 Executive Suites, all with en-suites.

Furniture is made from teak railway sleepers. Each room has patio doors opening on to the lawn or a balcony.

Each room is en suite, air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV, overhead fan, hair dryer, a digital safe, as well as tea/coffee-making facilities.

At your arrival at the Illala Lodge boutique hotel, a fruit bowl and personalised welcome letter awaits you. Other facilities include room service, laundry as well as baby-sitting.




The Ilala Lodge at Victoria Falls has one restaurant the classic Palm Restaurant (serving an a la carte menu, including a variety of game meats). The pool bar serves ice-cold drinks and a variety of cocktails.

If you are an adrenalin junkie, Victoria Falls is your hinterland. Here you will be able to take part in a vast variety of action-packed adventures, from are light aircraft flips across the Falls, white river rafting and kayaking on the Zambezi River, bungi jumping from the Victoria Falls bridge (for the daredevils), an elephant ride, or a swim in the ‘Devil’s Pool’ (a small rock pool right on the ‘lip’ of the Victoria Falls). If you survive this swim without losing your sanity, you truly have the heart of an African lion!