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    Jollyboys International Backpackers

    34 Kanyanta Road | PO Box 61088, Livingstone, Zambia
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good37%
    • Average11%
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    1 - 5 of 449 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Excellent choice for a budget stay in Livingstone. Water pressure was low and facilities are simple, however this option provides anything you need and more!! We chose the private rooms with ensuite bathrooms and it met our expectation for a simple and clean accommodation.

    Thank Imali2017
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    our second time at Jollyboys backpackers lodge, again had a great time.it has to be one of the best places to stay in Livingstone, great atmosphere,great location, staff so helpful made our trip go very well. and all at a sensible price.we will stay again...More

    Thank mike1948_11
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you Mike1948_11, for your great review! We very much look forward to welcoming you back to Jollyboys and wish you all the best for your future travels. Kind regards, the Jollyboys Team.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We were traveling to Jollyboys after a safari in S. Africa and most of our friends from the safari were staying at "fancier" places, so we were second guessing our choice to do a backpackers hostel, but read reviews and it seemed like a great...More

    Thank Carolyn W
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    What a great review Carolyn - thank you! The Jollyboys team try to make our guests feel genuinely at home; welcome, cared for and satisfied. I will be sure to pass on your kind words as motivation. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Loved my week-long stay here! Would heartily recommend. Pros: - Central location, near grocery store and Livingstone Museum - Dorms are clean and spacious enough to store your luggage - Clean bathrooms, no wait for hot showers - Lots of seating in the restaurant and...More

    Thank msgee39
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for the review msgee39, we are very happy to hear your feedback and recommendation. Yes - WiFi access and speed is a challenge for everyone in Livingstone, if not all of Zambia. We still have a fair way to go to match Western...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed here at the end of our trip in Zambia. What an awesome location and place. The staff are super friendly and Stephanie in particular can help with booking any activities you want to do. Couldn't recommend it more. (the burgers are great too!)

    Thank 455kiwitraveller
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you 455kiwitraveller! I will pass on your praise to the Team, we all love to hear our guests leave feeling this way. We look forward to welcoming you back, best wishes for the rest of your travels. The Jollyboys Team.

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    • $14 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Shamiso D
    March 16, 2017|
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    Response from Ashley B | Reviewed this property |
    Yep. It is possible.I stayed at The Backpackers camp. They were super great about responding to all of my lodging questions.
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    January 12, 2017|
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    Response from Dring D | Reviewed this property |
    The mixed dorm room I stayed has AC.
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    JS-BBW
    January 3, 2017|
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    Response from Hester W | Property representative |
    Dear JS-BBW, Thanks for your question and awesome you're going to be in Livingstone in a week! Camping at Jollyboys Backpackers is US$ 9 per person per night. Please feel free to find on us on the world wide web and... More
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