Welcome to Zimbara, an enchanting self catering retreat tucked away on Mahogany Road, offering a captivating experience in the heart of Victoria Falls. Immerse yourself in the allure of our fully self-catering lodge, where comfort, convenience, and serenity harmoniously blend to create an unforgettable stay.

With four charming units available, each boasting two cozy rooms and a shared bathroom, Zimbara ensures a warm and inviting atmosphere for your stay. Our fully equipped self-catering kitchen features modern amenities, including a stove, oven, microwave, toaster, and fridge, allowing you to indulge in delightful home-cooked meals at your leisure.

To make your stay even more convenient, we provide a washing machine for your laundry needs. However, please remember to bring your own supplies to ensure a seamless experience. Our dedicated housekeepers visit daily to maintain the cleanliness of the common areas and rooms, ensuring a pleasant and comfortable environment for your enjoyment.

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by a member of our attentive and welcoming team, eager to ensure your stay at Zimbara is nothing short of exceptional. From the moment you step through our doors, our dedicated staff will be on hand to assist with the check-in process, answer any questions, and provide recommendations to enhance your experience. We understand the value of privacy and relaxation, so once you're settled in, we'll respectfully leave you to enjoy your stay undisturbed until check-out. You can take comfort in knowing that a friendly staff member is just a phone call away, ready to provide assistance whenever you need it.

At Zimbara Lodge, we encourage guests to bring their own amenities, allowing you to personalise your experience and create a familiar environment during your stay.

As you unwind in your rooms, you'll be treated to stunning views of our inviting swimming pool and lush gardens. Take a refreshing dip in the pool or simply bask in the serenity of the natural beauty that surrounds our lodge.

Located in a quiet suburb, Zimbara is just a short taxi ride or an energetic walk of less than 3 kilometres from the world-famous Victoria Falls. Additionally, a convenient store nearby ensures that you have easy access to any essentials you may need during your stay.

Escape to Zimbara, where you can immerse yourself in the tranquility of Victoria Falls while enjoying a fully self-catered experience. Book your stay with us today and let us be your gateway to unforgettable moments and cherished memories.

4 Units with 2 Rooms each
All Ages
Self Catering
Eco Friendly
Family Rooms

Each unit at Zimbara features 2 rooms thoughtfully designed to create a comfortable and inviting atmosphere, ensuring a relaxing stay. Enjoy the modern amenities provided, including comfortable beds, en-suite bathrooms, and a cozy living area where you can unwind and recharge.

The units also include a well equipped self catering kitchen with stove, fridge, kettle, toaster and additional laundry facilities.

All rooms at Zimbara are equipped with all of the essentials which guests need, such as mosquito nets, air-conditioning, and international plug points.

Shared 2 Bedroom Unit

Each of the rooms in is furnished with comfortable beds, complete with mosquito nets for a peaceful night's sleep. Ample cupboard space is provided for easy organisation of your belongings.
The main room in each unit provides a stunning view of our inviting pool and beautiful gardens.
The shared bathroom is well-equipped with a shower, toilet, and basin.


Self Catering

  • 2 Bedroom Unit
  • USD$200 a night
    per per unit, self catering

Mike and Alex Johnson are the owners and hosts of Zimbara and The Bayete Collection. After many years in the Hospitality industry they moved to Victoria Falls, and they have gone to extra-ordinary lengths to turn Bayete Guest Lodge into the stunning and unique guest lodge that it is today.

Emphasis on the design of the lodge has been in an effort to promote local art and materials and the provision of relaxing homely feel gardens, which make Zimbara so beautiful.

Our Green Tourism Policy

As part of The Bayete Collection, Zimbara is dedicated to being as environmentally and socially responsible as possible. Sustainable tourism protects environments, respects local cultures, supports communities, conserves natural resources and minimizes pollution.