Batonka Guest Lodge

Reviews of Batonka Guest Lodge

Excellent(98%) From 12 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 12 of our travellers who have visited Batonka Guest Lodge, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
M & Mrs G from Harrogate
Arrived on: 30-Oct-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Good base from which to visit Victoria Falls

The assistant manager, Alice i think her name is, was particularly helpful and informative about the area and answered our many questions enthusiastically.

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Mrs & Mr J from Birmingham
Arrived on: 28-Sep-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Lovely setting

The lodge was larger than anticipated with very comfortable common seating areas both inside and out, as well as sun loungers and tables and chairs around the pool. Rooms were also a decent size with small terrace with table and chairs.

We were on B&B basis but also had a dinner and lunch there which were both good. Staff expressed their gratefulness that we had come to their country and how that enabled them to support their families in a country of high unemployment, something with was very humbling.

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Dr's W from Victoria
Arrived on: 28-Aug-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Batonka Guest Lodge review

Very comfortable place, excellent food; most helpful, informative and engaging hosts.

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Colobus Monkeys from UK
Arrived on: 19-Jul-2019 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Batonka Guest Lodge review

Pleasant and quiet hotel in central location. Good service and facilities

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The H family from Sweden
Arrived on: 20-May-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Close to Excellent

A very beautiful and peaceful guest lodge with nice staff and top service.

The only downside was an interleading door (locked) to our neighbouring room through which we could hear our neighbours clearly. Fortunately our neighbours were very quiet, so it was not a major problem, but it could have been so, and the manager apologized much when we mentioned it in the morning.

But after all we had a very pleasant and relaxing stay at the very comfortable and friendly minded Batonka Guest Lodge.

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Mr & Mrs W from Georgia US
Arrived on: 9-May-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Batonka Guest Lodge review

We loved staying at Batonka Guest Lodge for our time at Victoria Falls. The location a bit outside of town was great for us. We took advantage of the taxi service and it worked perfectly. Our driver arranged on each occasion to return to pick us up at a specified time. The atmosphere of the Lodge and all the staff was very welcoming. We ate dinner there both nights and the meals and service were excellent. We highly recommend Batonka Guest Lodge.

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Mr G. from London
Arrived on: 23-Mar-2019 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Great relaxing stay

We stayed a couple of nights at Batonka Lodge.

Had a really great stay, hotel grounds were lovely and was amazing being in the pool surrounded by a group of friendly Mongoose. Victoria Falls felt very safe and was nice to be able to go out running from Batonka straight to see the rainbows at the falls.

Loads of options for activities, we particularly enjoyed the sunset dinner cruise on the Zambezi.

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Mr & Mrs K from Gwent
Arrived on: 7-Nov-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Very nice 24 hrs in a delightful place

A really nice and comfortable hotel/guest lodge.

Very nice staff, very good food, and the location - outside of the main town - was probably better than closer to the Falls. Nice and quiet.

Highly recommended

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Mr & Mrs R from Kingston
Arrived on: 28-Aug-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Lovely Lodge

We stayed 2 nights late in August. Batonka Guest Lodge is a lovely spot. All of the staff are welcoming and congenial, and there is very much a team feeling.

The Lodge and its grounds are pleasant and quiet. We had Room 5 on the pool side. Nice outdoor sitting area, comfortable bed with mosquito net, writing desk and easy chair, large and complete bathroom with tub and shower. Very clean. We had our dinner on the patio both evenings and the food was very good. There were 2 choices for each course (starter, main, dessert). One night it was beef or chicken, the next it was fish (bream) and beef stew. We were happy with everything.

On the morning of our departure, our driver showed up one hour earlier than expected and we were just about to head for breakfast. The receptionist quickly made arrangements for a take away breakfast and we appreciated that.

We had planned to walk into town for shopping but we ran out of time, so we can't comment on that, but it did appear as if the walk would not be onerous.

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Mr & Mrs L from Wellington
Arrived on: 3-Aug-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Batonka Guest Lodge review

Very comfortable.

Only drawback is that it is a bit far from town.

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