Waterberry Zambezi Lodge is situated on the banks of the Zambezi River about 28kms upstream from Victoria Falls.

Waterberry Lodge is lovely river lodge with friendly staff, good food and a warm atmosphere. It is not as ‘five star’ as some of the other river lodges in the area, which not only means it is more affordable but also it attracts guests looking for a more relaxed 4 star stay. With their good service and comfortable accommodation, we find Waterberry offers the perfect balance for many travellers. The setting on the Zambezi is beautiful and the property offers all the normal activities for the area.


Accommodation is for a maximum of 20 guests provided in seven rooms dotted around the mature gardens in thatched buildings. All of the rooms are comfortably furnished and have plumbed en suite facilities, mosquito nets…


Victoria Falls – one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World. David Livingstone was the first European to ‘discover’ the falls when he visited them in November 1855. He later wrote, “no one can imagine the beauty of the view from…


Waterberry is very family friendly and takes children of all ages, has a friendly atmosphere and can add extra beds in certain rooms for children. For larger family groups, you may wish to consider their River Farmhouse, an exclusive 4 room house situated next door.

Conservation & community

Waterberry began Tukongote Community Projects in 2009 which sees them working with their neighbouring communities to improve the education of young people living in the area by supporting three pre-schools and a…

Location Upper Zambezi River, near Victoria Falls
Access Via Livingstone (40 mins drive) or Kasane (1h30 including border crossing)
Open Mid February through to mid January
Pricing £££££
Camp Style River lodge
Focus River experience / Big game / Culture
Children No age restriction
Activities Victoria Falls / Boating / Fishing / Island picnics / Birding / Walks / Village visit
Vehicles Closed
Maximum Guests on Vehicle 4
Private Vehicle Options Yes
Number of Rooms 7 cottages
Family Accommodation Two bedroomed Owl cottage / Triples and quadruples possible in Jacana and Heron cottages
Bathroom Flush toilet / Plumbed basin / Plumbed shower
Power for charging In room
Lighting Electric
Hairdryer Provided in room
Heating/Cooling Ceiling fan / Air-conditioning / Electric blankets in winter
Room Safe Yes
Laundry Service Complimentary
Communication in room Whistles / Horns
Wi-Fi Throughout
Mobile Reception Yes
Swimming Communal
Wellness No
Dining Style Private
Drinks Included All (excluding special requests)
Credit Cards Visa, Mastercard and AMEX