Matetsi Victoria Falls

Matetsi Victoria Falls is located on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River in the exclusive Matetsi Private Game Reserve.

Matetsi Victoria Falls is a five star safari lodge situated upstream from Victoria Falls in a private game reserve beyond the western border of the Zambezi National Park. While the wildlife here is not as prolific as other National Parks in Zimbabwe, Matetsi offers a very high level of accommodation and hospitality in a safari-style setting and so is perfect for those who want a luxurious, away-from-it-all base while visiting the Victoria Falls.


Accommodation is provided in 18 luxury River Lodge Suites which are spread across two wings – East and West, which operate independently of one another. The spacious air-conditioned suites are…


Victoria Falls, known by the local Kololo tribe as ‘Mosi au Tunya’ (the smoke that thunders), is one of the “Seven Natural Wonders of the World” heritage sites and one of the largest and most…


Children of all ages are welcome at Matetsi (note age restrictions apply for activities) and the two bedroom family suites are particularly suitable. For larger families, the four bedroom…

Conservation & community

The 136,000 acre Matetsi Private Game Reserve has been gradually rehabilitated by the owners, with a successful conservation plan including operating an anti-poaching team, re-establishing…

LocationMatetsi Private Game Reserve, Victoria Falls
AccessScheduled flight into Victoria Falls Airport (1 hour to the lodge) / Private charter flight to Matetsi
OpenYear round
Camp StyleLuxury Safari Lodge
FocusRiver experience / Wildlife / Victoria Falls
ChildrenNo restriction
ActivitiesGame drives (day and night) / Guided walks / Canoeing / Fishing / Boat trips / Victoria Falls visit / Third party Victoria Falls activities all available locally
Maximum Guests on Vehicle6
Private Vehicle OptionYes
Off-road DrivingNo
Number of Rooms18 suites plus a four bedroom villa
Family Accommodation2 two bedroom family suites / Four bedroom villa / Triples possible
BathroomFlush toilet / Plumbed basin / Plumbed indoor and outdoor shower / Bath
Power for chargingIn room
HairdryerProvided in room
Heating/CoolingCeiling fans / Air-conditioning / Fireplace in private villa
Room SafeYes
Laundry ServiceComplimentary
Communication in roomTelephone / Radio
Mobile ReceptionYes
SwimmingCommunal / Private plunge pools
WellnessGym / Massage treatments
Dining StylePrivate
Drinks IncludedHouse drinks only
Credit CardsVisa and Mastercard / No AMEX