Online Victoria Falls travel guide with free downloadable guide!

Great three night stay at Ilala Lodge - Victoria Falls...

by Wadaley

My wife and I had a great three-night stay at the Ilala Lodge 12-27/30-2008.

The Ilala is a short walk away from the falls and has a homey feel to it. The staff was very friendly, the breakfast buffet was substantial and the room was more than adequate. A major plus, we did not see or get bit by any mosquitoes.

A family of warthogs came around each day for a romp on the grass outside our room.

From previous reviews I expected the lunch and dinner menus at the Ilala to be expensive and so was pleasantly surprised to find great food at a reasonable price. I could not resist ordering the warthog burger for lunch and it was so delectable that I ordered another the following day.

The citizens were warm and friendly and at no time did I feel threatened or concerned about our welfare. The one gripe we had was that you have to pay US $20 each time you visit the falls. It is a shame that they do not offer a day pass. Having said that I am not sure that we would have spent more time there than we did. You can only endure so much spray and even with a slicker we managed to get drenched

Click here to post comments



Click here to return to Accommodation Reviews.

 








Download this 100% FREE Travel Guide with all things Victoria Falls
Get the difinitive guide to trees of Southern Africa right in the palm of your hand

Ultimate Victoria Falls photography guide

Safari ideas for Victoria Falls, Hwange, Okavango, Mana Pools, Kariba. Ask us for a custom itinerary

Victoria Falls flights, transfers and accommodation in discounted packages, plus lots more!

Get to Victoria Falls by train! Shongololo Express.





 

Powered by SBI!

Copyright© 2018 Tony and Boo Peel. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.