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The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

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Prince Albert, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a 4night stay to attend a conference. Beds comfortable. Room clean. Bathroom perfect with bath and rain shower. Enjoyed a fantastic River sundown cruise. What stood out most to me was the exceptional friendly service. It made all the difference to a wonderful stay.

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Kajang, Malaysia
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112 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

2 nights of memorable stay felt short. Erected at Zambezi river bank amid spectacular landscape, it could never go wrong to experience African safari. Located about 15 minutes drive from the airport and 5 minutes drive to Vic-falls. The reception was warm, friendly and professional. You could see the Zambezi river from the reception which would hold you for a... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Shaharum A, Wow! What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your business and your trust in us. We are very happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. I'm sure our “Team” enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to The David... More 

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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice hotel with an amazing views and room . Food is average the staff are friendly . You can plan all the activities from the hotel. I an not sure if you can get better price somewhere else but it is a foldable

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Z6334FB_, Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I hope your next stay is just around the corner. We look forward to welcoming you back to The David Livingstone in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Nalumino Wamuwi More 

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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Only good things to say about the DLSL and Livingstone. We stay there for 4 nights in Sep 2016 and were very sad to leave. The lodge staff were very attentive, friendly and polite. The food was excellent and eating your meals with the most amazing view of the Zambezi river made it unforgettable. The activities centre were extremely helpful... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Darren E, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your stay at our hotel. I am pleased to hear that you find our location to your liking, and I am very pleased to hear that our staff made your stay pleasant. We appreciate you recommending our hotel to other travelers. We look forward to... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The second visit has to have have the central theme around Service, Service and Service. While this is Africa and the hospitality and the friendliness is expected, this trip the service was improved. Well done to the staff. The dinner was under the stars on the deck, the breakfasts were standard, fried eggs should be flipped if you are fussy.... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ani N, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write back to us. I am delighted to hear that you have stayed with us before. I hope that you will stay with us several times more on your next trips. Our staff are always ready to welcome you. Thank you for your loyalty and trust.... More 

Lusaka Province, Zambia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Honey glazed Pork cutlets in a sweet and sour sauce.....so the menu said, Instead I got pork cutlets with ketchup! The duty manager Portipher Mushondwa and Lucky Mizinga came to the rescue and salvaged our meal, as my colleague ordered chicken breast stuffed with sun dried tomatoes and Brie. The two super heroes offered to re do the food with... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lungowe M, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write back to us, and we especially thank you for staying with us. I am glad to hear that overall your experience was positive. I am disappointed to hear that our Restaurant service didn't meet your expectations. I do apologies for any inconvenience that may have... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a memorable three day stay! The lodge is situated right on the beautiful Zambezi river which u can gaze at from the edge of the infinity pool with a strawberry daiquiri in hand. The service is impeccable, the staff friendly and helpful. The food is amazing and the rooms tastefully decorated! I loved every minute of my stay here... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tracey B, Thank you for staying with us at the David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa and for taking precious time in order to complete our guest feedback questionnaire, your kind comments are appreciated and I will most certainly pass these on to our "Team". I am pleased to hear that you find our location to your liking. On... More 

Istanbul Province, Turkey
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27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge is beautifully located on Zambezi river at a short ride from Victoria falls. Rooms are spacious enough ( I have shared one with my two young children) and nicely equipped. The mosquito net does come in handy but do pack mosquito repellents still. The staff is (as I have grown to expect from my travels to Africa) very... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Omer_hiz, Thank you for staying with us at the David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa and for taking precious time in order to complete our guest feedback questionnaire, your kind comments are appreciated and I will most certainly pass these on to our "Team". We look forward to welcoming you back again to this beautiful part of Africa in... More 

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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 4 nights with my mum in August. I picked it so that my mum could have a relaxing place to hangout at while I was away doing the more physical activities Livingstone has to offer. The exterior and interior of the hotel is amazing, with gigantic wooden hut like structures to create a rustic safari feel but... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Yolanda G, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our hotel to other travelers. I'm sure our “Team” enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to The David Livingstone in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Nalumino Wamuwi More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all the setting could not be better overlooking the Zambezi and all the rooms face the river . The staff are all excellent from the front desk through to the cleaners and i found the Tours office lady particularly helpful . I loved the infinity pool which made it feel as if you were swimming in the river... More 

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DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Paul G, Thank you for staying with us at the David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa and for taking precious time in order to complete our guest feedback questionnaire, your kind comments are appreciated and I will most certainly pass these on to our "Team". Honestly everyone is so nice because we have the best guests. We look forward... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The lodge offers visitors a restaurant, bar, conference facilities, suitable to cater for large groups and the individual traveler, with a variety of safari excursions and activities in and around the falls. The lodge consists of 77 rooms, all en-suite, of which 5 are suites and 2 rooms accommodate the differently abled comfortably. All rooms look out over the Mighty Zambezi and a leisurely sun downer can be enjoyed from your private balcony. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

Address: Riverside Drive, off Sichango Road, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
Location: Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Price Range: $251 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 77
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