A lively backpackers lodge full of charm, colour and character, loved by all its patrons, Shoestrings is one of the most popular backpackers in Victoria Falls, and its bar is frequented by many locals as well as travellers. Only 2 minutes walk from town and 15 minutes walk to the Victoria Falls theselves, we are convienently located for all your needs.
Shoestrings offers great value accommodation, good food and is famous for its friendly service and lively atmosphere. Mingle and party with locals as well as other travellers day or night, there is always interesting characters around to talk to. Enjoy coffee and breakfast whilst catching up with world news and sport. Relax with a cold beer around the pool, share a snack or one of our famous pizzas, read your book in a hammock under the shady trees or plan your next adrenalin activity or sunset cruise from the on-site booking office (our staff will be happy to go through all the activity options with you). Whatever your holiday needs, they can all be met right here!
The Garden of Eat'n Restaurant (on-site) serves great food all day long, from breakfasts, light snacks and main meals. And then there is the pizza... the best in town!
A lively bar with wide selection of drinks, helpful bar staff and great entertainment including regular live music performances, traditional dancers from different local cultural groups, drum and fire poi shows, interactive drumming circles, occasional appearances from local DJs and bands, special events and much much more...
Shoestrings has a travel centre where you can book all your activities in and around Victoria Falls, get travel information for anywhere in Southern Africa as well book tours, transfers and trips throughout the local region and beyond.
- DSTV for sports lovers, playing all the main games
- a swimming pool with a volley ball net and ball to play with
- fully equipped self-catering kitchen
- internet facilities
- laundry facilities
- secure storage facilities
- 24 hour on-site security
- a bush style Beauty Salon for manicures, pedicures and leisurely massages
- mini curio and arts market
- artists and performers