Feature Property Spotlight

Matetsi Victoria Falls
Our feature property journals are designed to highlight and showcase our favourite properties from around the world, taking a closer look at some of the magnificent properties that we love to send our clients to.
In our latest feature, we showcase Matetsi Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. A luxury retreat offering intimate private camps, exceptional wildlife viewing of the Zambezi River and easy access to the famous Victoria Falls.

Discover Zimbabwe's Magic

Matetsi Victoria Falls is located on the banks of the Zambezi River within a short drive distance from local attractions including the world-famous Victoria Falls. It is the best example of elegance and natural beauty, perfect for a relaxing escape away from the hustle and bustle.

This luxurious retreat is highly acclaimed for its exquisite distinctly African contemporary interiors, showcasing polished earth finishes, lustrous hand-beaten local copper detailing, and seamless flows between interior and exterior living spaces. It offers exclusive luxury private villas for groups and family with exceptional experiences for every taste and preference. 

The best time to visit Matetsi Victoria Falls is from May to October. These months offer ideal weather for exploring the natural landscapes and enjoying the outdoor activities with cooler temperatures and minimal rainfall conditionsComplimentary arrival and departure transfers are offered within the Victoria Falls area, taking only a 40-minute drive, and the place also counts with a private helipad within 10 minutes by road from the lodge. 



Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Morning by the Zambezi River

Among guests’ favourites, Matetsi Victoria Falls stands out for its extraordinary location with riverfront rooms and exclusive-use villas that elevate the privacy and exclusivity of the guest experience. The rooms for individual use or couples are spacious, each equipped with air conditioning, large ensuite bathrooms, and a private veranda that offers stunning views of the Zambezi River. 

The fully-exclusive villas are perfect for families, offering complete seclusion and personalised services in an ideal setting to create memories together. The partly-exclusive ones provide a balance of privacy with some shared amenities, perfect for those groups who appreciate a social atmosphere and ocassional friendly interactions. This villas includes four luxurious bedrooms, each with floor-to-ceiling windows and ensuite bathrooms that include both indoor and outdoor showers. They also features a large private veranda, a rim-flow swimming pool, and bespoke services such as a personal chef, butler, and a private safari vehicle, ensuring a highly personalised and private stay.

All stays include:

  • Three Meals Daily: Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner as part of their stay
  • Beverages: This includes a selection of non-alcoholic and house alcoholic beverages
  • Complimentary Laundry Services
  • Transfers: Scheduled return transfers to and from Matetsi witihin the Victoria Falls area


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Zimbabwe River

The Perfect Excuse For Your Next Adventure

Your adventure at Matetsi includes an exceptional service experience, integrating exciting safari adventures, river experiences, and the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls under the umbrella of warm Zimbabwean hospitality. Within the expansive Matetsi Private Game Reserve, guests have the opportunity to choose from a range of activities tailored to their preferences, including serene boat cruises on the Zambezi, immersive safaris through the KAZA transfrontier, guided historical tours, and thrilling helicopter flights over Victoria Falls

Matetsi Victoria Falls’ strategies towards eco-friendly tourism are based on community-focused and environmentally-oriented approaches to safeguarding the land and its ecosystems while maximising the benefits of preserving and utilising these resources. To achieve its conservation and sustainability vision, Matetsi Victoria Falls participates in various initiatives, including the formation of an in-house anti-poaching unit, crucial to manage and mitigate illegal hunting and poaching activities, the development of a comprehensive network of roads for patrol access, and solar-powered boreholes. These initiatives are crucial to ensuring a safe and sustainable natural environment for local fauna, and safeguard the water resources of the reserve. Matetsi also supports local projects through its partnerships with organisations like Greenline Africa and Pack for a Purpose to increase the community-focused.

Matetsi Victoria Falls

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