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Jollyboys International Backpackers

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Terrible2%
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“jolly boys”(33 reviews)
“person dorm”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for two nights on a quick post-safari stop to see Victoria Falls. For the price, the hostel was fine. The best part about it was the food, we ate all but one of our meals there because it was just more convenient. They...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at Jollyboys was amazing! The airport pickup was much appreciated after multiple long flights. I stayed in a private w/o A/C. I was initially worried about the oscillating fan helped to keep the room cool at night. The staff are very friendly and...More

1  Thank SoloGolo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very smart, well kept, impressively organised Lodge. The reception desk service is very good and they are also open to help you and give you any advice you may need. I stayed there for a week in total, in a dorm and...More

Thank Bgwp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 5 nights in September and loved it. The place is decorated nicely, there are enough places to lounge and relax. The pool is the biggest I have seen in Zambia and clean. The staff is very friendly, they anwsered all our...More

1  Thank Margarita T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Teenage Grandson and I had a week in Livingstone, Zambia in October 2017 and we wanted a comfortable and affordable place to stay. Jollyboys was perfect; our 2 single bed room with bathroom was clean, big enough, and very handy. They staff was great,...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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$28 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$28 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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RajeevM19
October 21, 2017|
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Response from Allan L | Reviewed this property |
The bar serves meals for breakfast (Western style), lunch and dinner (mostly burgers and other bar type food). They also have a kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. There are several supermarkets in Livingstone... More
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Shamiso D
March 16, 2017|
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Response from Ashley B | Reviewed this property |
Yep. It is possible.I stayed at The Backpackers camp. They were super great about responding to all of my lodging questions.
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cknightwfd16
January 12, 2017|
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Response from Dring D | Reviewed this property |
The mixed dorm room I stayed has AC.
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"Choose room with bathroom close to pool and restaurant."
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"All dorms are largely the same, but privates are an affordable option if you prefer!"
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"If you're traveling as a couple, get the room with the bathroom included. Seems like most solo travelers..."
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"Book online so you can make sure you have a room."
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