VICTORIA FALLS (ZIMBABWE)

The resort of Elephant Hills, only 4km from the Victoria Falls, provides guests with a panoramic vista of the mighty Zambezi River and its surroundings. 276 rooms and an 18-hole golf course, designed by Gary Player, await you, a memorable blend of luxury and wilderness.

Modern facilities and equipment are available for guests, these include 3 restaurants and five bars a gymnasium as well as a sauna.

The Elephant Hills Hotel also offers a host of sporting attractions, including Zimbabwe's largest outdoor pool as well as 2 floodlit all-weather tennis courts and two squash courts.

Elephant Hills hotel has a business centre, a beauty salon/barber, and laundry and valet service and 24-hour hotel room service.

3 Day Elephant Hills Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, on a BB basis

Day 1 - 3:

Scheduled road transfer from Vic Falls Airport to Elephant Hills.

Two nights accommodation at The Elephant Hills Hotel on a BB basis.

Day 1+2:

Dinner at Elephant Hills or other venue – Own arrangements.

Day 3:

Scheduled road transfer from Elephant Hills to Vic Falls Airport.

Extra Activities Included In Package

Return flights O.R Tambo – Vic Falls

Tour of the Falls – Zim side (Excluding entrance fees)

This tour is conducted in the morning and afternoon. En route, clients may be taken past the ‘Big Tree’ where they may stop and take photos. Clients will be accompanied through the Rainforest by one of our qualified Guides who will give a brief history of the Falls themselves as well as detailing the flora, fauna, bird & wildlife and other points of interest. Guides are also happy to assist clients with photographs whilst visiting this most spectacular of waterfalls. Raincoats are provided when needed.

Sunset Elephant Back Safari

Clients are driven approximately 16kms to “The Elephant Camp” for an interactive and very personal elephant experience, inclusive of a 1½hr elephant-back ride. Snacks and sundowners are served after the Afternoon Safari.

Pick Up Summer & Winter months 15h30.

Helicopter flips over the Falls

These 15min and 30min flights depart regularly throughout the day and offer spectacular photographic opportunities. Clients are collected from their hotels 30 minutes prior to their flight departure time and are given a safety talk on arrival at the Heli-pad, near the Elephant Hills Inter-Continental Hotel. The 15minute Flight Of Angels includes a flight over the majestic Victoria Falls, whilst the 30 minute Game Flight also includes a flight over the Zambezi National Park.

Sundowner Cruise

Sundowner Cruise - departs daily

16.00hrs (Winter months)

16.30hrs (Summer months)

A popular cruise including finger snacks, beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks. There are great photo opportunities against often-spectacular African sunsets.

Dinner at the Vic Falls Safari Lodge Boma

The Boma – Place of Eating

This is not just another ethnic restaurant but a rather unique cultural experience. Excellent cuisine, including a variety of game meats and traditional Zimbabwean dishes, is accompanied by entertainment throughout your meal from traditional dancers, the Sangoma (story teller) and a local witchdoctor who is available for fortune telling.

Not Included:

  • Travel Insurance.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Additional beverages.
  • Optional Activities

Passport and visa related expenses.

Facilities

Rooms are spacious in Elephant Hills hotel and well equipped, with remote control television, movie and satellite channels (CNN, M-Net, SABC, Movie Magic), Radio channels, direct-dial telephones, 2 lines (Bathroom telephone), dual voltage power points, bathrobes, minibar, in-room safe, tea and coffee making facilities.

Restaurant options at Elephant Hills Hotel 

Samukele and Kasibi restaurants for informal dining, with buffet and a la carte menu

The swimming pool area has a casual pool side grill serving traditional barbecue (braai).

On the 4th level is the cocktail bar.

Other snack areas include the Mapopoma Bar and Terrace, and the Halfway House golf course snack.

Situated on the shores of the Zambezi River, Elephant Hills hotel is a perfect resort location. Here you have three top class restaurants to choose from, a 18 hole golf course, a casino and a sparkling swimming pool within the facility.

Golf Rate:

18 holes

9 holes

Bars

  • Kalundu Bar
  • Poolside Bar
  • Mapopoma Bar

Halfway House on Golf Course

Important notes for clients travelling to Zimbabwe:

With effect from 1 January 2007 MasterCard transactions will no longer be accepted in Zimbabwe. Only VISA, DINERS and AMEX cards will be accepted.

Clients to settle accounts in foreign currency i.e. SA Rands or U.S. Dollars.

Clients to take small denominations of bank notes as change will be given in Zim Dollars.

Check-in time: 14h00 and check-out time: 10am.