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A mere 40kms upstream from the largest waterfalls in the world, you will indulge at this luxurious property set on the private banks of the mighty Zambezi.

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Families, Couples, Photographers, Honeymooners, Groups

Situated on its own private game reserve spanning 15kms of Zambezi riverfront this luxurious property is ideal for any start or end to a fantastic itinerary. This brilliant lodge offers a safari destination or the idyllic retreat to be based whilst exploring the wonders of Victoria Falls.  

Just 40 km upstream from the UNESCO World Heritage site of Victoria Falls, visits are just one of the many experiences on offer. Set on 15km of private Zambezi river frontage, your arrival at Matetsi Victoria Falls will signal a slow retreat into the senses with exclusive access to 55 000 hectares of Matetsi Private Game Reserve. 

With 18 suites, split into groups of 9 each with a family unit consisting of two bedrooms you will enjoy privacy for a complete wind down. Every suite has its own plunge pool on the veranda where you can watch the wildlife wander by. Enjoy air conditioned rooms, butler service and incredible dining for an unparalleled experience.  

This is big sky country – a land of giant baobabs and ancient acacias, red soil and burnished grasslands, and abundant wildlife – all set within a pristine wilderness area that extends for as far as the eye can see. A family-owned property, Matetsi Victoria Falls combines the Big-Five luxury safari experience with a bucket-list visit to the largest waterfall on earth. But it also offers a uniquely authentic and personal experience that embodies the hope and dynamism of this incredible country and its people. 

Matetsi Private Game Reserve is a 55,000 hectare of pristine wilderness, whilst not comparable to larger reserves you can enjoy a wealth of river activities, walks and game drives to explore this landscape. Stay at least three nights here to have a day exploring Victoria Falls and still time to enjoy your stunning location. 


Call us on +44 117 313 3300 to start planning your holiday, we’re looking forward to hearing from you


The Lodge

This property oozes luxury, with skilled interior design and craftmanship enhancing the natural earthy tones to compliment your surroundings to gastronomic food experiences and one of the best wine cellars around – Matetsi is perfect for the beginning or end of any itinerary.

With 18 suites and one private house you may think it would feel crowded, however the property is split in to east and west and the private villa separately, with 9 rooms at each, all with their own full complement of staff you feel a personalised and attentive service. You enjoy plush rooms with comfy queen sized beds and large verandas all with sweeping views of the river out front. Each room has private plunge pools on the deck, if you’re feeling more social try out the 25m infinity pool at the main area. There is also an on-site gym and spa, as well as lovely curio shop.


Being set on its own private game reserve allows access to a wide variety of safari activities both on river and off all included within your stay. Just a short drive upstream from Victoria Falls activities to explore further can all be organised by the lodge.


Enjoy fantastic private dining whilst here, the food is outstanding and with your own butler on hand your personal preferences will always be noted. For those celebrating a special occasion, a dining experience in the wine cellar is well worth it!  

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Call us on +44 117 313 3300 to start planning your holiday, we’re looking forward to hearing from you


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