Matetsi Stories

 

Many stories are woven into life at Matetsi Victoria Falls, stories of the design, the wilderness, and the individuals that make Matetsi truly magical.

Elle Decoration

March 2018

“DOWN TO EARTH – Rustic textures meet a chic, but distinctly homegrown pallet of clays, ochre, lustrous copper and cobalt in the considered interiors of Matetsi Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe’s most stylish luxury nature retreat.”

ABE Hotels

March 2018

“Franco Rienzo, formerly GM at Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort Mozambique, took over in June after a US$10 million renovation at the Zimbabwe-based Matetsi Private Game Reserve.”

ABE Hotels

March 2018

“Franco Rienzo, formerly GM at Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort Mozambique, took over in June after a US$10 million renovation at the Zimbabwe-based  Matetsi Private Game Reserve.”

Stories from Friends & Family

Travel advise and Matetsi stories from our Friends and Family.

Best Time To Visit Victoria Falls

July 2018

You’ll hear it first, Mosi-oa-Tunya or ‘The Smoke That Thunders’: light, deep reverberations that grow in volume as you edge closer to witness this immense natural phenomenon, and face a vast, soft cloud, shifting idly a few meters above ground.

Matetsi – A magical place

July 2018

As a tour guide for the past 16 years I have had the opportunity to stay in some of the best hotels and lodges on offer in Southern Africa. There are many components and factors that make a place something special.  It is rare to find a place that gets all the components right.

Zambezi River Fishing

August 2018

Fishing on the Zambezi River, around Victoria Falls, is an experience of a lifetime. Pole and fly fishermen from all corners of the globe flock to these waters in order to experience some of the best freshwater fishing Africa has to offer. This includes a chance of hooking a prized tigerfish.

Travel Advice

Streamline your travels with our local knowledge. Let us help you experience a seamless Zimbabwean safari without issue.

Kaza Visa

July 2018

Answers to all your questions relating to the KAZA UniVisa and Zimbabwe visas. What, how, when and where?

Victoria Falls Map

August 2018

We have created an interactive map showing The Fall’s major attractions, exciting activities, important points of interest, as well as recent game sightings. Besides providing exact locations and vital information, our graphically interactive map can provide real-time directions using Google Maps.

Traveling to Victoria Falls

July 2018

Locally known as ‘The Smoke that Thunders’, Victoria Falls can be seen and felt for miles. But what is the best way to get to The Falls, what documentation will you need, and what should you be sure not to miss?

Brochure

Download our Brochure to delve into a little of the magic of Matetsi wherever you are.