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Overview of Shongwe Lookout

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing

Shongwe Lookout

3 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationVictoria Falls5 min drive
    Popular LocationDevil's Pool8 min drive
    Popular LocationVictoria Falls Bridge9 min drive
    AirportVictoria Falls (VFA)20 min drive

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About this area

Victoria Falls

Shongwe Lookout is located in Victoria Falls. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Victoria Falls and Victoria Falls National Park. Devil's Pool and Livingstone Reptile Park are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Victoria Falls - 5 min drive
  • Victoria Falls National Park - 5 min drive
  • Devil's Pool - 8 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Bridge - 9 min drive
  • Victoria Falls Field Museum - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Victoria Falls (VFA) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Boma - Dinner & Drum Show — 12 min walk
  • MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant — 16 min walk
  • Shearwater Cafe — 3 min drive
  • Lola's Tapas and Carnivore Restaurant — 3 min drive
  • Mama Africa — 3 min drive

About this property

Shongwe Lookout

3-star lodge near Victoria Falls National Park
This smoke-free lodge features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include rainfall showerheads and electric kettles.
Shongwe Lookout offers 23 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. This Victoria Falls lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Lockers available
  • No elevators
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 2.0 per person, per night
  • Shuttle transfer per adult: USD 17 (one-way)
  • Shuttle transfer per child: USD 17 (one-way), (up to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 20 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 10 (one-way), (up to 3 years old)
  • Laundry fee: USD 5 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

4.8
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 12 out of 14 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 14 reviews
4 - Good 7%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 14 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 14 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 14 reviews
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Small boutique lodge with 5* service & facilities. Lovely friendly/accommodating staff
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The staff are great and the grounds are beautiful. The pool is a bit smaller than the pics make it seem but still lovely.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
The hotel did not meet my expectations. Too expensive & buffet breakfast not so good
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019