Matetsi River Lodge is set on a private 15 km stretch of the Zambezi River in the Matetsi Private Game Reserve. Situated 40 km upriver from the hustle and bustle of Victoria Falls it offers both world class safari experiences and an idyllic oasis from which to explore, adventure, relax and unwind. With stellar five star service guests are accompanied by knowledgeable conservation minded guides to explore the reserve.
The highly acclaimed distinctly African, exquisite interiors showcase polished earth finishes, lustrous hand-beaten local copper and cool contemporary flows between interior and exterior livings spaces. Guests are able to enjoy a diverse range of sociable or retreat spaces and indulge in the wilderness in privacy and comfort.

Matetsi River Lodge has two intimate camps made up of nine River Lodge suites each, including two family suites. Suites are air-conditioned and fitted with sumptuous king-sized beds, circular tubs, indoor and outdoor showers, private plunge pools and decks that offer inspiring views of the Zambezi River. The River House is an exclusive-use four bedroomed private villa featuring en-suite bathrooms, kitchen, open plan indoor and outdoor living and dining areas with wide verandas and sparkling private pool. Guests at River House enjoy a private vehicle and dedicated team including a personal guide, tracker, chef and butler, ensuring a tailor-made bespoke safari experience like no other.

Explore the protected and unspoiled bush on foot, by safari vehicle on morning or afternoon game drives or by boat viewing game as they come down to the water’s edge to drink.