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    Livingstone Lodge

    Port Lympne Aldington Road, Lympne CT21 4PD, England
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    “watering hole” (46 reviews)
    “course meal” (22 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    What a fantastic weekend experience! We visited with two friends as a 50th birthday treat. The team were brilliant and Andrew the guide was extremely knowledgeable.We were treated to up close encounters with the cheetah, giraffes, rhino and many other animals on safari and at...More

    Thank Lisa B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Amazing. Sue Wing at livingstone lodge and David the guide were fabulous . Food was good and quite relaxing if you have a stressful life . Views are great . Tent comfortable. Showers need getting rid of spiders . Not sure they can be counted...More

    Thank hemlazera
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Dear hemlazera, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive response. We are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable stay despite a few spiders which is very hard to control in our environment. We hope that they will not deter you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The whole experience was amazing. The tent, food, views & hospitality were all brilliant, being the hottest day of the year only helped. Special thanks to our own ranger, Alex, it wouldn't have been the same without him. It's not very often you would give...More

    Thank Rob G
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Rob G, It was definitely one of the hottest days that we have experienced at Livingstone Lodge which meant for a lot of the species on the African Experience taking full advantage of the watering hole that Livingstone Lodge looks out onto. As the...More

    Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in Monkey hut at Livingstone Lodge for one night and it was the BEST experience. Our ranger, Alex, was brilliant - so enthusiastic and knowledgeable. The four course meal was delicious and there was lots of choice (I had been worried that as...More

    1  Thank EMcMaster81
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear EMcMaster81, The most exciting part of the experience at Livingstone Lodge is the fact you will never know what animals will come and visit the water-hole and at what time due to the African Experience being over 100acres of free roaming antelope, black rhino,...More

    Reviewed May 29, 2017

    We stayed over this Saturday gone. We could not fault the staff or the accommodation. David our guide, Sue and the other staff went out their way to make it as easy and informative as possible. The food was amazing and plenty of it. The...More

    Thank Carly A
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded June 11, 2017

    Dear Carly A, It is wonderful to hear you had such a great experience and comfortable nights sleep with us at Livingstone Lodge, so thank you for taking the time to leave a review. The 4 course meal that is included in the stay at...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • $597 - $612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    June 23, 2017|
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    Response from Richard N | Reviewed this property |
    The main part was a couple of fillets roasted on an open fire; there were also large prawns on the fire - i think the 'African' bit was probably referring to the open fire in the middle of the lodge - we did not have... More
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    August 9, 2016|
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    Response from 13Pete48 | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't say it would ruin the experience but it could take the edge off it. It depends a lot on how you much you can tolerate wet weather. Also if the weather is hot you're less likely to see the animals who don't like to... More
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    "Zebra and eland tents have communal showers. . Could do with cleaning up the spiders and web. Otherwise good..."
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    "The front row has the best views and has an ensuite"
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    "I think Rhino gives the best views!!"
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    "Ask for a lodge in the front row and one with en-suite facilities (some share a communal block)."
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