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    The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

    Riverside Drive, off Sichango Road, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good31%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed April 22, 2017

    Generally an excellent place to stay overlooking the mighty Zambezi river and very close to Victoria Falls The staff are very friendly and the activities are very interesting even for families. Lady Livingstone is a marvel.More

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    Response from DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & SpaResponded April 26, 2017

    Dear wilfredmasakam, 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...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    Sometimes when you pay a bit extra, you don't get what you paid for. David Livingstone definitely does not fall into that category. From the moment you arrive, to the moment you leave, the service is wonderful, the rooms excellent and the atmosphere relaxing. The...More

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    Response from DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & SpaResponded April 26, 2017

    Dear Paul A, Wow! What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your business and your trust in us. I am very happy to hear that our staff and service met your needs and expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

    Spent three nights here on both business and pleasure. Conference rooms well set up and a pleasure to work in. Rooms very classy and comfortable. Great breakfasts and dinners with awesome views from the deck. The lower deck on the river is perfect for lunches...More

    Thank GarethAllman9
    Response from DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & SpaResponded April 26, 2017

    Dear GarethAllman9, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write back to us, and we especially thank you for staying with us. We take immense pride in our product & service delivery and continually strive to improve in meeting our goals...More

    Reviewed April 20, 2017

    If you want to feel part of the culture this is the hotel for you. The staff are wonderful and the food is amazing. One night we had a barbecue and another a running buffet. The rooms were well looked after with mosquito nets, spray...More

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    Response from DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & SpaResponded April 26, 2017

    Dear Barbara C, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your stay at our hotel. We are glad that you found our location convenient. We are happy you managed to go on a few Activities and explored the area. If...More

    Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

    DLSL is both beautiful, accommodating and friendly in service, aesthetics and dining. The bigger rooms are vast with a hot tub, proper tub, 2 balconies, 2 televisions and a proper sitting area. Love the thatched roofs! Because of that you may see a spider, preying...More

    Thank intlgranolagirl
    Response from DLSL_Mngt, Rooms Division Manager at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & SpaResponded April 26, 2017

    Dear intlgranolagirl, Thank you for your kind review! We truly appreciate your kind words about our staff. It's definitely a boost for us every time we hear positive reviews such as this. We will be sure to let them know that they made an impact...More

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    lucy t
    August 8, 2017|
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    Response from 894Colin | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry. Just seen this. Book when you get there. The team at the lodge are geared up for it.
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    Víctor M G
    July 26, 2017|
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    Response from 894Colin | Reviewed this property |
    I booked for two nights and 50% is taken a week before you are due to arrive. Seems fair enough.
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    Josh C
    March 18, 2017|
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    Response from Jonathan V | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not sure at all. To be honest I have my doubts about its ability to cater for you
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    "Don't leave your balcony doors open as the monkeys run across them, which is goof to watch when you are..."
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    "Try to stay closer to reception, the rooms towards the end of the hotel face the swamp. Lots of mosquitos."
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    "Rooms facing the river are the best...enjoy the balcony you could spend the whole day there"
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    "misquotes were uncontrolled in our rooms and the open restaurants."
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