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1 room, 2 adults

Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel

3-star3 stars
Josiah Tongogara Street and 10th Avenue, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

3-star hotel in Bulawayo with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • In a country where everything seems to be going down, the customer service standards at…Feb. 12, 2020
  • A very comfortable hotel, located in a very nice part of Bulawayo. Handy and nice…Oct. 10, 2018

Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel

from A$110
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room

What’s around Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel


  • City Hall - 8 min walk
  • Bulawayo National Gallery of Zimbabwe - 13 min walk
  • Centenary Park - 14 min walk
  • Zimbabwe International Trade Fair - 15 min walk
  • Queens Sports Club - 19 min walk
  • Bulawayo Railway Museum - 27 min walk
  • Barbourfields Stadium - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Mpilo Central Hospital, Bulawayo - 3.1 mi / 4.9 km

Getting around

  • Bulawayo (BUQ-Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo Intl.) - 22 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 172 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel
  • Bulawayo Rainbow
  • Rainbow Bulawayo
  • Rainbow Bulawayo Hotel
  • Rainbow Hotel Bulawayo
  • Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel Hotel
  • Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel Bulawayo
  • Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel Hotel Bulawayo


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 29 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel

  • Does Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Recent reviews

Good 7.6 From 32 reviews

Very good 8.0
HANS, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Tanyaradzwa Govani was amazing he demonstrated exceptional hospitality, was very efficient in his role , warm and very welcoming. He made our stay great, he was very attentive to our needs and that of others, very good interpersonal skills were possessed by this future leader !!!
Sukoluhle, gb5 night family trip
Poor 2.0
Very noisy at night, bad night. Bathroom doors wood flakes. Shower not great,
gb1 night trip
Good 6.0
Avoid if you are a foreigner
The staff was either friendly or moody depending on the day. The hotel is not really catering to foreign travellers but more for local people. Bar staff likes to overcharge foreigners. Overall I would say avoid this place if u don't wanna end up frustrated.
Sandra, gb15 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice Stay in Bulawayo
Very comfortable stay. the place was clean, though dated. Plenty of hot water and quite warm for winter with heater. Room service was very good, quite late at night
Fabian, gb1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Home Again.
Amazing after leaving and going back after 37 years wonderful being back home. Born in Bulawayo and being there was exciting.
June, za7 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Rhoma, za1 night business trip

Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel

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