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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free pancakes”(47 reviews)
“communal kitchen”(26 reviews)
“free shuttle”(33 reviews)
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We popped in here for the day (didn’t stay) but ate, swam and chilled out waiting for a train to Lusaka. The staff were all on a first name basis with us within minutes and the facilities are some of the best I’ve ever witnessed...More

Thank Jimmyjayistheway
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you very much for the lovely review and recommendation, Jimmyjayistheway. We are delighted with the fantastic feedback. If you do visit Livingstone again, please come and stay with us. With best wishes, Elissa

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice private room in the garden rooms are clean AC works well they arrange any excursions you need efficiently breakfast is cheap at 3 dollars off street parking is available most activity operators will pick u up and drop u at...More

Thank madiesel
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 17 January 2018

Fantastic! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Thanks madiesel for the lovely review!

Reviewed 4 January 2018

What a great hostel at an affordable price. We were traveling to Livingston as a family and got 2 nice rooms with air conditioning. It was nice to have the kitchen to cook food. (Could use some new pans for cooking.) Rooms were clean and...More

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Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 11 January 2018

karat2018, thank you for a fantastic review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We will do a refresh of the self-catering kitchen. It is an on-going task of replacing things there; as the high usage means that things regularly get...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

Clean rooms, great common area for guests - comfy couches, pool table, pool and chairs, friendly staff, awesome location - but the rooms are stuffy and hot, even with a fan. Decent prices and I'd definitely stay again.More

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Thank Gina B
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 28 December 2017

Gina B. Thank you very much for your fantastic review! We are delighted to hear that you had such a lovely stay with us and would stay with us again. Thank you for that recommendation. I am not sure if you were aware, that we...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

When we arrived it was raining mangoes! They were bringing down the mangoes from the trees near the pool so that they wouldnt fall on guests. It was quite something to sit and enjoy Basil's brilliant breakfast and have mangoes raining down! We loved the...More

Thank JeanAustria
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 6 December 2017

JeanAustria, thank you very much for such a lovely review. I am so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for taking the time review us. Wishing you a fun and happy festive season, Elissa

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Free Parking
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US$20 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$20 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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JS-BBW
3 January 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
7 November 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
3 September 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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