African Residents Offer

What's on offer

As the world is starting to open up, there could not be a more fitting time to re-ignite passion for travel within our beautiful African continent. If a trip to Victoria Falls has been on your wish list for years, there is no time like the present to start planning.

Our Matetsi Magic rates are extended to you as part of our wider African community and provide you with a discount off our regular African rates.

With a world-class destination on your doorstep, why travel anywhere else?


Matetsi Magic Rates

Offer not available in your region

Enquire about Matetsi Magic Club membership for additional specials.

This offer includes:


Scheduled luxury airport transfers to/from Matetsi.

Fully inclusive 5* accommodation

Including personal butler service, exceptional cuisine and extensive beverage selection.

On-site safari and river activities

Game drives, a boat cruise on the Zambezi river, and a tour of Victoria Falls.

Terms & Conditions

  • Special Zimbabwean and African residents rates are valid from 8 January 2023 – 07 January 2024.
  • These rates are only valid for residents of Zimbabwe and the African region.
  • Rates are not combinable with any other offers. Guests staying 2 nights or more will enjoy a scheduled, guided walking tour of the Victoria Falls.
  • Rates are valid for River Lodge Suites only and an additional surcharge is applicable for River Lodge Family Suites and River House Private Villa (the latter two categories are charged at a unit price as opposed to per person).
  • Matetsi Victoria Falls welcomes children of all ages and a special “Matetsi Cubs” children’s program is provided. Child rates are discounted as per our child policy.
  • All payments within Zimbabwe are required in USD cash.
  • ZAR Payments may be done via EFT into our SA Nedbank Account.
  • These rates are available subject to occupancies at time of booking.
  • Rates are subject to change at the discretion of management.
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Quality Assurance Manager

Sara Ellis

Sara Ellis is an incredibly dedicated and hard working member of our Matetsi family. Having been our Head Pastry Chef for over four years, Sara transitioned to her role of Quality Assurance Manager in early 2022, bringing with her a wealth of experience and an unparalleled attention to detail. Sara works primarily behind the scenes, supporting all departments to ensure that the Matetsi Magic shines through brightly in every one of our guest’s stays with us.

Sara holds a Cordons Bleus Grande Diploma from Silwood School of Cookery, Cape Town, and has worked at some exceptional Southern African establishments, including Ellerman House and Singita Pamushana, as well as on private yachts.

Sara is mother to two wonderful boys, wife of our Executive Chef, Shane Ellis, and an individual who shows great commitment not just to Matetsi Victoria Falls, but also to our local community in many ways, including standing on the Parents’ Association and driving fundraising initiatives for a local primary school.

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