- Views of the Zambezi River
- Luxury suites all with private plunge pools
- Spa and wellness at Matetsi
- Matetsi Private Game Reserve safari activities
- Birdlife is utterly amazing; just simply lookup
- That wine cellar and cuisine options
- River-based safari activities
- Lodge type; Safari Lodge
- Location; Zimbabwe, Zambezi River
- Lodge size; 22 Luxury Suites
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Matetsi Game Reserve Offers Up An Exclusive And Luxury River Lodge Near Victoria Falls
The Matetsi Private Game Reserve is an exclusive, private and luxurious option when looking for a safari experience on Zimbabwe's mighty Zambezi River. Matetsi Victoria Falls river lodge is set in a forest on the banks of the Zambezi, surrounded by pristine wilderness just 40 kilometres upriver from Victoria Falls.
The Matetsi Private Game Reserve offers guests access to fantastic wildlife, birdlife and 15 kilometres of private river frontage.
If you are looking for exceptional wildlife encounters, unparalleled river experiences, world-class cuisine, attention to detail, the utmost in luxury, and warm Zimbabwean hospitality. For the luxury traveller to Zimbabwe, look no further.
Part of our selection of the very Best Lodges In Victoria Falls portfolio.
Matetsi River Lodge Suites; luxury air-conditioned rooms with en-suite bathrooms all come with; a private plunge pool and a deck with views of the Zambezi River.
Matetsi River Lodge Family Suites; two interconnected luxury air-conditioned rooms both with en-suite bathrooms, a private plunge pool and a deck with views of the Zambezi.
Matetsi River House; an exclusive-use villa for families or small groups offers up four air-conditioned bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor lounges and a private swimming pool.
Matetsi River House is one of the more desirable villa options in Southern Africa as a whole. A fantastic and exclusive experience with one's own private chef, butler, and private vehicle with a private guide and tracker. A home away from home.
The Executive Chef and his highly capable team in the kitchen at Matetsi offer guests a fresh and evolving menu of international and local cuisine, including Zambezi bream (fresh-water fish and local highlights including venison, sadza (white cornmeal) and peanut butter rice.
Vegetarian and vegan food options are available on one's visit. Should one have more specific dietary requests, please advise when booking.
Matetsi River Lodge offers up indoor and outdoor dining spaces, a boma dining area for traditional meals and Alfresco lounge areas.
The central guest recreational area at Matetsi Victoria Falls is something to behold, with views of the mighty Zambezi from almost every angle, luxurious and stylish decor abounds and friendly staff always on hand. This is what Matetsi River Lodge is all about.
The lodge facilities and amenities at Matetsi Victoria Falls are nothing short of exceptional. There is a 20m lap pool overlooking the river, a private wine cellar, a shopping boutique, iPads for guest use, complimentary laundry service, and complimentary lodge WiFi.
The library and boardroom are also perfect for business meetings or simply relaxing in peace and quiet.
The safari and river activities included at Matetsi Victoria Falls are a great way to see the area and get up close and personal with the Zambezi wildlife and birdlife. There are morning and evening game drives, night game drives, as well as full-day game drives, all with the Matetsi Private Game Reserve.
The riverboat cruises are also a wonderful way to experience the beauty of the area and get a different perspective of the Upper Zambezi region.
Canoeing is another popular activity, allowing visitors to paddle along and take in the sights and sounds of this incredible place.
Activities in and around Victoria Falls (not included in the rate) are numerous but include; white water rafter, helicopter flight, zip-line, and bungee jumping to mention only a few.
Children of all ages are most welcome, suitable accommodation, separate rooms, activities and meals are available, childminders and babysitters are available on request (at additional cost).
Malaria is present in the area; precautions need to be taken especially for the little ones.
There is nothing quite like being pampered on the banks of the Zambezi River; partnering with Africology, the Spa and wellness centre at Matetsi Victoria Falls offers guests numerous options, including; massage, body wrap, facial, manicure or pedicure. Well worth the visit should one be staying here.
There is a 20-meter lap pool that flanks the river, as well as a fitness studio and a massage sala.
The massage treatments here are some of the best in the country, and guests can enjoy stunning views of the surrounding bushveld while they relax and rejuvenate.
When it comes to luxury lodges in Victoria Falls, Matetsi River Lodge is hard to beat. With beautiful suites, amazing views of the Zambezi River, and world-class cuisine, this lodge offers guests an unforgettable experience.
Activities in the Matetsi Private Game Reserve on offer include game drives, river cruises, canoeing, and more.
So if you're looking for a luxurious and relaxing getaway in one of Africa's most stunning locations, look no further than Matetsi Victoria Falls and Matetsi River Lodge.
Rates from US$ 885.00 per person
Matetsi Victoria Falls Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollar
*Rates may vary according to season
- Three meals daily
- Selection of non-alcoholic & alcoholic beverages
- Refreshments on game drives
- Activities include game drives and walking options; birdwatching; a sunrise or sunset boat cruise
- Scheduled return transfers
- Tour of the Falls
- Emergency medical evacuation insurance
- Conservation Contribution of US$ 20 per person per night
- All flights
- All other transfers
- All other activities
- Travel insurance
- Items of a personal nature
- Spa treatments
- Champagne & exclusive (premium) beverages