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  • Excellent47%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

This truly is the most relaxed venue to stay in. It kick started our holiday and really set the standards! Staff were friendly, polite and always on hand to help. A few cobwebs in our rooms, side lamps / cupboards / shelves dusty and our...More

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Thank Michael T
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded July 14, 2017

Dear Michael T Glad to have you back. Thank you for scoring us 5 out of 5 despite finding a few cobwebs and some dust. I have asked my housekeepers to pay attention to this. This time of the year, tends to be dusty and...More

Reviewed July 11, 2017

Fawlty Towers welcomed me and the team I was with for the 5th time and they continue to deliver 1st class customer service. The fixed price breakfasts are really tasty and excellent value for money. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the showers are...More

Thank sandym882016
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded July 14, 2017

Sandym882016, thank you so very much for a delightful review. It was lovely to have you back again. A returning guest is the biggest compliment we can get. We look forward to welcoming you back again. With best wishes, Elissa

Reviewed July 5, 2017

It's not just a hostel, they have private rooms that can be booked quite cheaply online via Orbitz & such. We were there for birding and to see the Falls so hardly spent any time during the day, just going back to sleep at night...More

Thank Tikibird
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded July 14, 2017

Thanks Tikibird for the awesome review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and had such a great time here in Livingstone. Thanks for taking the time to send feedback. We are delighted. With best wishes, Elissa

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

The staff were very friendly – even the security guards were willing to talk and have conversations. The best deal is with the $10 per night hostel room if available-- which was not while I was there. I had a room for $79.50 which is...More

Thank 410samueli
Response from Elissa D, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded July 3, 2017

410samueli, thank you for taking time to send a review and for giving us such a good rating. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and found our staff great and our location good and thank you for pointing out that our "adventures"...More

Reviewed June 30, 2017

It's the kind of place that would suit those on their own, as well as couples and groups. My room was comfortable, the staff were helpful and the gardens and poolside were ideal for chilling out. Booking of activities and excursions to the Falls could...More

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Response from Elissa D, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded July 3, 2017

J4052GMpeter, thank you very much for the fabulous review. We are glad to hear that you were happy here. As you know, Fawlty Towers offers clean, basic, affordable accommodation in a beautiful setting on the outskirts of town. We are always working towards improving our...More

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JS-BBW
January 3, 2017|
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Response from Elissa D | Property representative |
Hi JS de la Bat Thank you very much for your email. How long does your son and friends intend to stay? We don't usually offer camping. Drop me an email which you can find on our website (unfortunately, I cannot enter... More
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PrudenceGov
November 6, 2016|
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Response from ElissaDavie | Property representative |
Hi there. The Victoria Falls are about 8 km from Fawlty Towers. You can reach the river at different locations in Livingstone, but the closest access is about 6kms from Fawlty Towers. Fawty Towers has a shuttle that runs... More
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Michael M
September 2, 2016|
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Response from jill a | Reviewed this property |
No this is to Vic falls Zambia.Would then need to get taxi to border and possibly walk across the bridge. Ensure you have a multiple visa before you enter Zambia if want to do this.Vic falls from Zambia is just as... More
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"no a/c in our room, but a decent fan. Not sure about other options."
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"All chalets are looking out onto the lovely garden."
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"Range from backpacker dormitory to air-conditioned with private facilities."
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"Poor Wi-fi :("
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