Ilala Lodge Hotel

Ilala Lodge offers distinguished yet affordable accommodation in warm elegant surroundings. The decor evokes an era of early adventure and the quest for discovery in Africa. The Hotel is ideally situated being the closest to the mighty Victoria falls as well as the town centre. The National Park borders the front of the property and wild animals often graze on the hotel lawns, with the spray of the falls in the background.

About Ilala Lodge Hotel

Ilala Lodge HotelThe perfect platform from which to explore the Natural Wonder of the majestic Victoria Falls. Victoria Falls accommodation at Ilala Lodge Hotel provides distinguished yet affordable accommodation in a gracious and secluded ambiance.

Ilala Lodge Hotel is ideally situated on the Zimbabwean side of the falls and is the closest hotel to the Victoria Falls as well as the Vic Falls town centre. Wild animals often graze on the hotel lawns with the spray of the falls in the background.


Ilala Lodge offers 32 standard rooms and 2 deluxe suites. All rooms have en suite bathroom with separate shower, air conditioning, overhead fan, satellite TV and have individual coffee and tea facilities. The rooms are spacious with railway sleeper teak furnishings and patio doors leading onto either open lawn or a balcony where you are afforded a view of the spray of the falls from the upper level rooms.

Ilala Lodge Hotel Standard RoomsStandard Rooms
All standard rooms at Ilala Lodge have got 2 x ¾ beds in a spacious room that is decorated by railway teak. Each room has got an en-suite bathroom all with complimentary soaps , shampoos and conditioners. The bathroom comes standard with a bath , shower and toilet. Standard in each room is an airconditioning unit that ensures guests have a cool retreat to relax in from the heat of the day and overhead is a fan if it is needed. There are french doors in each room that open up to a communal garden. Bottled water is provided for in each of the rooms as well as a kettle for the tea and coffee provided. There is ample in build closet space that will provide a place for guest to put their clothing and personal effects, including a safe to lock away valuables.

Ilala Lodge Hotel Deluxe RoomsDeluxe Suites
Deluxe suites are styled in exactly the same way as the standard suites , with railway teak desks and décor , but they all have a king size bed in each suite. They all have got an ensuite bathroom and have a shower, bath and toilet in all the suites. Each suite has got a balcony where guests can enjoy some quiet time on the comfortable chairs and table provided. There is a coffee and tea station provided along with the bottled water. These suites are bigger than the standard rooms and are more intimate that the standard rooms.


Ilala Lodge Hotel DiningIlala Lodge offers the discerning guest a flavour fantasy at our la carte restuarant. We cater for guests staying at the lodge and walk ins looking for the perfect meal to compliment the day. Whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner our dedicated service and kitchen staff will show you the true meaning of fine dining. We also have a Pool and cocktail bar that is a sure winner for any end of any day. So come dine with us and taste the real meaning of luxury.

The Palm Restaurant
A warm welcome awaits you at our world class a la carte Palm Restaurant, where breakfast lunch and dinner is served daily. We offer superb cuisine while you relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the gracious surrounds. Dining outside under the African night sky amidst the sound of the mighty waterfall makes for an unforgettably romantic evening.

Pool and Cocktail Bar
After the day's activites you may cool off with a couple of delicious cocktails at our private bar and pool area.


Ilala Lodge Hotel PoolIlala Lodge offers the following facilities for hotel guests:

  • Swimming Pool & Bar
  • Satellite TV
  • Same Day Laundry
  • Safari Salon
  • Inhouse Tour Operator
  • Small Conference Facilities
  • Palm Restaurant
  • Room Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • 24 hour wireless internet and email facilities
  • 24 hour security in and around the hotel
  • Onsite free secure parking
  • Fax/Photocopying services available
  • Porter service and secure luggage storage