Matetsi Victoria Falls

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Matetsi Private Game Reserve guests staying at this Victoria Falls oasis safari experience exceptional wildlife sightings in Zimbabwe.

Matetsi is the ultimate in bush comfort and luxury while taking advantage of its prime location with 27km of private Zambezi River frontage in Zimbabwe.

Matetsi gives easy access to the magnificent Victoria Falls is provided which makes for an enjoyable trip of exploration. The lodge has an African safari theme of wood and copper throughout the superior interiors of the Matetsi River Lodge and the Matetsi River House.


The Matetsi River Lodge provides two superior camps of only nine river-facing suites each which include the two spacious family suites. Each camp at the River Lodge offers a welcoming guest area with various dining spaces, an interactive kitchen, a bar area and an alfresco area which surrounds a blazing fire bowl.

The en-suite bathrooms boast both indoor and outdoor showers as well as a large bath from which beautiful views over the Zambezi can be admired. The private verandahs of the suites feature a plunge pool and a sitting area.

  • Guest area with various dining spaces
  • Interactive kitchen
  • Bar and the alfresco area which surrounds a blazing fire bowl
  • En-suite bathrooms with indoor showers, outdoor showers, and deep bath
  • Beautiful views of the Zambezi
  • Private verandahs with plunge pool and sitting area.

Private Villa

Matetsi villa is a four-bedroom, the sole-use villa offers an ideal safari getaway destination for families and small groups of friends who appreciate privacy and exclusivity. This Safari Villa features two en-suite bedrooms and two inter-leading children's rooms with an en-suite bathroom.

The house provides its kitchen, as well as indoor and outdoor dining venues, a veranda overlooking the river as well as an outdoor swimming pool. Furthermore, guests staying at this villa enjoy having a dedicated guide, private vehicle, chef, and the butler who ensure a tailor-made safari never to be forgotten. 

Matetsi River House:

  • Four bedrooms, sole-use villa
  • Ideal for families and small groups of friends
  • Privacy and exclusivity
  • Two en-suite bedrooms and two inter-leading children's rooms with an en-suite bathroom
  • Kitchen, indoor and outdoor dining venues, veranda, outdoor swimming pool
  • Dedicated guide, private vehicle, chef, and butler.

The lodges 25 meters long, rim-flow swimming pool, lies along the riverbank, while the beautiful wine cellar provides eye-level views of the mighty Zambezi River.

  • Matetsi River Lodge
  • sole-use Villa at the Matetsi River House
  • Two spacious family suites
  • Safari Boutique
  • Fitness centre
  • Massage Sala
  • Conference facility
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Exclusive wine cellar
  • Magnificent dining venues.

Known as the "adventure capital of Africa" the Victoria Falls area in Southern Africa hosts new water and land-based events, tours and experiences. Enjoy a lovely canoeing excursion and riverboat cruise along the private stretch of the Zambezi River.

Matetsi is home to lion, leopard, African wild dog, spotted hyena, and many more animals, adventurous wildlife encounters can be experienced in the Matetsi Private Game Reserve. Twice a day, early morning and late afternoon safari drives accompanied by professional guides and rangers are conducted in open safari vehicles.

Quick facts:

  • Located only 40 kilometres upstream from the Victoria Falls
  • Easy access to Falls and its great variety of adventures and activities
  • Access to 27 km of private Zambezi River frontage
  • Large herds of elephant and buffalo
  • Many plains game and predators on a 50 000 ha private wildlife concession
  • A great offer of land and water-based safaris
  • Excellent safari guides
  • Legendary local hospitality
  • Exceptional vistas of the Zambezi River from the suites.


  • Balconies
  • Butler service
  • Dining Room
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Indoor Outdoor Showers
  • Lounge
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Matetsi Victoria Falls

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Garden Terrace
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Open Air Boma
  • Outdoor shower
  • Plunge pool
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

More Information on Matetsi Victoria Falls

FAQs about Matetsi Victoria Falls
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Matetsi Victoria Falls are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Matetsi Victoria Falls located?
Matetsi Victoria Falls is located at the following location / address: Matetsi Private Game Reserve, Victoria Falls.