Matetsi Victoria Falls

| Zimbabwe | Matetsi Private Game Reserve | Zambezi National Park |
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Summary

Matetsi Victoria Falls is set on a private 15 km stretch of the might Zambezi River, just 40 km upriver from Victoria Falls you will find Matetsi Victoria Falls. Comprising of 18 River Suites and Matetsi River House, an exclusive-use 4-bedroom private villa, offers the ideal combination of safari, river, relaxation and the Falls all-in-one, within 55 000 hectares of pristine wilderness in the Matetsi Private Game Reserve. 

A pool provides the ultimate refreshment from the afternoon sun and walking safaris, boat trips and helicopter rides ensure that guests experience everything the wildlife has to offer from different viewpoints. The riverside spot means regular sights of animals can be expected and is the perfect combination to enjoy a bucket-list visit to one of the largest waterfalls on earth.

Location

Set on a private 15 km stretch of the mighty Zambezi – meaning “The Great River” in the local Tonga language – you will find this award-winning safari lodge and luxury villa.

Just 40 km upriver from the rush and spray of the Victoria Falls, Matetsi Victoria Falls offers an idyllic oasis from which to explore, adventure, relax and recharge. Situated within its own 136,000-acre pristine wilderness, Matetsi Private Game Reserve, it offers the most private and exclusive experience in the Victoria Falls area.

Matetsi Victoria Falls is less than a 45 min drive from Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe). The property is also accessible by road transfer from Livingstone (Zambia) and Kasane (Botswana). Complimentary arrival and departure road transfers are offered within the Victoria Falls area.

There is also a private helipad, and a private airstrip on property, respectively 2 minutes and 10 minutes drive from the lodge. Both are suitable for domestic charter arrivals. The helipad is just 15 minutes by direct helicopter transfer from Victoria Falls International Airport, or a scenic "Flight of the Angels" over the Falls and down the Zambezi river is a spectacular way to arrive into the destination.

Facilities

Dining - restaurant

The lodge's kitchen team is led by two of the finest chefs on the continent, Chef Shane and Chef Artwell, who have taken the cuisine here to new heights that guests have likened to some of the best in the world. The culinary experience is so much a part of your overall guest experience, and so during your stay, you’ll have the opportunity to experience a variety of dining experiences that has been created. The  menus here, which are prepared daily, focus on regionally sourced, exceptional produce. And the chefs are adept at cateri...


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Spa - wellness

Partnering with Africology, a leading luxurious, natural, eco-friendly spa & skincare company, allows to offer you a truly authentic African spa experience for the mind, body and soul. Therapeutic in its approach, Africology only uses all-natural ingredients and essential oils. The luxuriant spa products & soothing treatments, inspired by the wisdom of Africa’s traditional healers, celebrate the continent’s vibrant heritage, communities & plant life and create an elevated natural experience.

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Experiences - activities

SAFARI
Set on the vast 136,000-acre Matetsi Private Game Reserve, Matetsi Victoria Falls offers a truly exclusive safari experience. At the heart of the KAZA transfrontier, the world largest transfrontier conservation area, this expansive wilderness has no fences and so wildlife roam freely, as they would have hundreds of years ago. Here you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy morning and evening game drives as well as night drives and optional walking safaris. For longer stays, full day game drives are offered with ...


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Rooms

Luxury Suite

The renowned Matetsi Victoria Falls, positioned on the banks of the Zambezi river within the vast Matetsi Private Game Reserve, close to Victoria Falls, offers the most exclusive experience within the destination. Here you’ll be looked after by the incredible team, including your own personal butler.

Each Matetsi River Lodge suite is air-conditioned and fitted with a sumptuous king-size bed, circular bathtub, indoor and outdoor rain showers, a private plunge pool and decks that flank inspiring views of the Zambezi.

Spacious guest areas on the eastern and western sides of the lodge feature indoor and outdoor living spaces, stunning copper bar, an interactive kitchen, covered and al fresco dining areas, as well as a boma. Evenings with blazing fire bowls and lanterns create an atmosphere of romance under starlit skies.

Details & Amenities
Spacious ~1,000 sq ft suite
Air-conditioned
Sumptuous super king-sized bed
Private plunge pool and deck area
Indoor & outdoor seating areas
Large circular bathtub
Indoor and outdoor rain showers
Views of the Zambezi River
Option of private in-room dining
A wide range of guest facilities including lap pool, fitness studio, library / boardroom, shopping boutique & wine cellar

"Call now for a quote!"
+44 20 7148 1778

Luxury Family Suite

These River Lodge Family Suites, which have been specifically designed with families in mind, offer the ideal family accommodation in the Victoria Falls area. Each family suite consists of a master suite with a sumptuous king-size bed and a twin bedded room for children up to age 16. The two rooms are both air-conditioned, en-suite and connected via an enclosed passageway offering convenient and secure access to loved ones. The private outdoor terrace area, with private plunge pool, offers inspiring views of the Zambezi river.

Spacious guest areas on the eastern and western sides of the lodge feature indoor and outdoor living spaces, stunning copper bar, an interactive kitchen, covered and al fresco dining areas, as well as a boma. Evenings with blazing fire bowls and lanterns create an atmosphere of connection and togetherness under starlit skies.

Details & Amenities
Spacious ~2,000 sq ft family suite
Air-conditioned
Sumptuous super king-sized bed
Two 3/4 beds in children’s room
Private plunge pool and deck area
Indoor & outdoor seating areas
Large circular bathtub
Indoor and outdoor rain showers
Views of the Zambezi River
Option of private in-room dining
A wide range of guest facilities including lap pool, fitness studio, library / boardroom, shopping boutique & wine cellar

"Call now for a quote!"
+44 20 7148 1778

Matetsi River House - Private Villa

This exclusive-use 4-bedroomed private villa, positioned within the vast Matetsi Private Game Reserve, close to Victoria Falls, offers the ideal home-away-from-home for families or friends travelling together. Here you’ll be looked after by a dedicated team, including private chef and butler. A private safari vehicle is at your disposal, with your personal guide and tracker ensuring a tailor-made safari unlike any other. The private villa features four en-suite bedrooms and open-plan indoor and outdoor living areas with wide verandas and a sparkling private pool overlooking the Zambezi. With its own kitchen, all meals can be enjoyed at the villa, with the option of covered and al fresco dining areas. For larger groups, an additional River Lodge Suite can be booked to accommodate an additional two guests.

Details & Amenities
4,000+ Sq ft private villa
Two master ensuite-bedrooms
Two ensuite-bedrooms
Indoor and outdoor lounges
Covered and al fresco dining areas
Fireplace
Wide verandas
Private swimming pool
iPads for guest use
In-room Bluetooth speakers
Private safari vehicle
Access to a range of guest facilities, including lap pool, fitness studio, library / boardroom, shopping boutique & wine cellar

 

"Call now for a quote!"
+44 20 7148 1778

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