Best Safari Lodge/ Resort Hotel – Association of Zimbabwe Travel Agents (AZTA)

1997 to 2016 – Victoria Falls Safari Lodge has been voted Best Safari Lodge/ Resort Hotel in Zimbabwe for 20 consecutive yearsby the Association of Zimbabwe Travel Agents.

Green Tourism Silver Award

2016– Victoria Falls Safari Lodge received a Green Tourism Silver Award by international organisation Green Tourism, in recognition of our commitment to the environment.

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame

  • 2016 -A Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews earned on TripAdvisor was awarded to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.
  • 2015- A Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame, which recognises properties that win a Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years, was awarded to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.
  • 2011 to 2014 – Victoria Falls SafariLodge was awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

CONDE NAST TRAVELER MAGAZINE’S READERS CHOICE AWARD

which reflects the opinions of 45,000 readers rating places they visited in the past year.

  • 2013 – Victoria Falls Safari Lodge voted 20th in the Top 25 Resorts and Safari Camps in Africa
  • 2012 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named in Africa’s Top 22 Safari Lodges
  • 2011 – Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named inAfrica’s Top 22 Safari Lodges
  • 2006 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named on Gold List of the World’s Best Places to Stay
  • 2004– Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named on Gold List of the World’s Best Places to Stay
  • 2001 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named on reserve list of Worldwide Gold Awards
  • 2000 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named as one of Africa’sTop 5 Safari Resorts

ZIMBABWE ON A PLATE

is a competition that encouraged the attainment and maintenance of the highest possible standards in Zimbabwean restaurants.

  • 2006 to 2009 – Victoria Falls Safari Lodge’s in-house restaurant, MaKuwa-Kuwa, wins Zimbabwe’s Best Deluxe Restaurant and Most Imaginative Menu.

GETAWAY MAGAZINE

2006 – South African magazine Getaway names Victoria Falls Safari Lodge in its Top 10 Getaway Places.

TRAVEL + LEISURE MAGAZINE

Travel + Leisure’s best hotel experts and their readers, create a list of the top-rated 500 hotels around the globe.

  • 2005 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named in Travel +Leisure’s Top 500 List for Best Hotels in the World
  • 2004 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named in Travel +Leisure’s World’s Best Awards as 20th in the Top 25 properties in Africa and the Middle East

SOCIETY FOR INCENTIVE TRAVEL EXCELLENCE CRYSTAL AWARD

The Crystal Awards Recognition Program honours the top tier of world-class organizations that excel in designing unique and memorable experiences that deliver measurable results for their clients.

  • 2000 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge wins Best Trip Delivery through supplier Green Route
  • 1995 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge wins Best Trip Delivery through supplier Green Route

GREEN GLOBE DISTINCTION AWARD

2000 – Victoria Falls Safari Lodge receives the world’s most prestigious environmental accolade, the Green Globe Distinction Award for Outstanding Environmental Performance.

HEINEKEN’S GREAT BARS OF THE WORLD

1997 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge’s Buffalo Bar listed in Heineken’s Great Bars of the World

OK MAGAZINE

1997 – British OK magazine names Victoria Falls Safari Lodge as one of their Top 25 Resorts for the Rich and Famous.

TATLER’S ANNUAL TRAVEL GUIDE

1997 –Victoria Falls Safari Lodge named One of the World’s Ten Best Kept Secrets in Tatlermagazine’sAnnual Travel Guide

INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS OF ZIMBABWE

  • 1994 – The architects who designed Victoria Falls Safari Lodge win the National Architecture Award from the Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe.