Set within easy walking distance to Victoria Falls, Batonka Guest Lodge is a small and elegant retreat on the Zimbabwean side of the Falls. Batonka offers good value and comfortable rooms, each with its own veranda that opens onto the surrounding lawns, as well as all the necessary modern conveniences to ensure you feel relaxed and at home.

Rooms with inter-leading doors make Batonka ideal for families, while couples and romantics will enjoy the high level of personal service and the intimate garden setting away from the bustle of Victoria Falls town. Enjoy all the activities of Africa’s ‘adventure capital’, and return to your cosy base for a home-style meal. 


  • Tranquil garden setting with swimming pool
  • ‘Home from home’ atmosphere
  • Walking distance to the Falls

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Batonka Guest House has a quiet garden setting with a large veranda for enjoying cheerful breakfasts and pre-dinner drinks. Under the shady veranda you will also find a bar area and an outdoor lounge. The indoor living space has a dining room, lounge and fireplace. The stepped garden has a swimming pool as well as careful grey water and irrigation systems in place to conserve water.

General Facilities

    Secure parking
    Shuttle service
    Swimming pool
    Wi-fi available


Full English breakfasts with all the trimmings are available in the mornings, and for lunch and dinner you can select from a range of lovingly prepared home-style favourites. 

Pool View Room

The guest house has 22 suites, each positioned to give maximum privacy and views of the garden. En suite bathrooms are fitted with a double vanity unit and shower, with half of the suites also fitted with bathtubs. The suites are either furnished with twin or double beds and have modern amenities such as TV sets, complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning and universal chargers. 

Pool View Room AMENITIES

    Air conditioning
    En-suite bathroom
    Mini bar
    Tea & coffee-making facilities
    Wi-fi available in room


  • Canoeing
  • Day tours
  • Sundowners
  • White-water rafting
  • Scenic flights
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $150 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 $160 Bed & Breakfast

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Family Room,Garden View Room Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Jessica Lassen

Jessica Lassen

Africa Safari Expert

"This owner-run guest lodge has personalised service and is perfect if you are wanting a more intimate experience. It is less than 5 minutes away from town, making it easy to get around and see all the main attractions."



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