The Royal Livingstone

The Royal Livingstone hotel in Zambia, overlooking the Victoria falls, is where 5-star luxury meets nature’s majesty. Easily accessible from Johannesburg, South Africa, The Royal Livingstone feels like it is a million miles from ordinary. Offering guests a once in a lifetime experience right on the banks of the Zambezi River overlooking the thundering Victoria Falls, The Royal Livingstone hotel is the perfect setting for a dream vacation or destination wedding. Renowned for its colonial-inspired décor, The Royal Livingstone owes its existence to its named in honour of the explorer David Livingstone. Offering luxury 5-star Victoria Falls accommodation in with bush and river facing views, The Royal Livingstone exudes Victorian elegance and authentic Zambian warmth.

    Luxury Room

    The Royal Livingstone Luxury Rooms reflect the textures and moods of the majestic Zambezi river. These luxuriously furnished rooms are fitted with king or twin size beds and Victorian style en-suite bathrooms. A private veranda completes the deluxe appeal of the room, as does the adjustable air-conditioning and heating, personal safety deposit boxes, colour TV, telephone, electric shaver plug (110 volts AC, 50 cycles) and 24 hrs room service. Interleading rooms available on request.

      Luxury Suite

      The Royal Livingstone Luxury Suite extends a superior exhibition of style and elegance to its guests, via classic and luxurious décor. These suites incorporate the natural textures of the surrounding Zambezi environment, with impeccable furnishings such as a king sized bed and Victorian style en-suite bathroom, dressing area, separate lounge, wet bar and private veranda. The suite offers adjustable air-conditioning and heating, personal safety deposit boxes, colour TV, telephone, electric shaver plug (110 volts AC, 50 cycles) and 24 hrs room service. An inter-leading connection to a Luxury Twin room is available at an additional cost.

        Luxury Room (5+nights)

        The Royal Livingstone Luxury Rooms reflect the textures and moods of the majestic Zambezi river. These luxuriously furnished rooms are fitted with king or twin size beds and Victorian style en-suite bathrooms. A private veranda completes the deluxe appeal of the room, as does the adjustable air-conditioning and heating, personal safety deposit boxes, colour TV, telephone, electric shaver plug (110 volts AC, 50 cycles) and 24 hrs room service. Interleading rooms available on request.

          Luxury Suite (5+nights)

          The Royal Livingstone Luxury Suite extends a superior exhibition of style and elegance to its guests, via classic and luxurious décor. These suites incorporate the natural textures of the surrounding Zambezi environment, with impeccable furnishings such as a king sized bed and Victorian style en-suite bathroom, dressing area, separate lounge, wet bar and private veranda. The suite offers adjustable air-conditioning and heating, personal safety deposit boxes, colour TV, telephone, electric shaver plug (110 volts AC, 50 cycles) and 24 hrs room service. An inter-leading connection to a Luxury Twin room is available at an additional cost.

            Corner Luxury Room

            The Royal Livingstone Corner Luxury Rooms echo the majesty of mighty Zambezi River. These luxuriously furnished rooms are fitted with king or twin size beds and Victorian style en-suite bathrooms. A private patio completes the deluxe appeal of the room. The patio is protected from the elements with a sliding door, appropriately fitted with refined mosquito netting, allowing for an extra sleeping and lounge area. Cool pastels mirror the colours of the outdoor scenery. Other room features include WiFi access, a large safe, shoe cabinet, air-conditioning, telephone, electric shaver (110 volts AC, 50 cycles), hairdryer, luggage rack and 24-hour room service. Interleading rooms are available on request.​

              Corner Luxury Room (5+nights)

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                Paraplegic Room

                The Royal Livingstone paraplegic rooms reflect the textures and moods of the majestic Zambezi River. There are two paraplegic rooms one with a king size bed and another with two single beds. These luxuriously furnished rooms are fitted with a comfortable shower stool with rails for easy accessibility. A private veranda completes the deluxe appeal of the room, as does the adjustable air-conditioning and heating, personal safety deposit boxes, TV, telephone, electric shaver plug and 24 hours room service.

                  The Royal Livingstone Restaurants

                  There are a wide variety of things to do at the Royal Livingstone. Taste excellent cuisine in the exquisite dining room, enjoy drinks at the thatched Lounge and Bar, try one or two of Zambia 's specialities, or savour international cuisine from the à la carte restaurant. At the Royal Livingstone you can enjoy leisurely breakfasts or 'alfresco' lunches on the veranda overlooking the hotel lawns and the mighty Zambezi River. Traditional high tea is served daily in the lounge. For a romantic end to your day, stroll down to the deck for sundowners over the river. Enjoy dinner in the hotel dining room or you can have a romantic, private meal on your balcony.

                    The Royal Livingstone Activities

                    Facilities and activities include hair/beauty salon, swimming pool, and gaming activities. Located in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Wildlife Park, there is a host of game viewing activities, including game drives and elephant back safaris. Located so close to the Falls, you can engage in a number of thrilling activities offered there. For the very brave there is bungee jumping at the Falls, as well as whitewater rafting. For a more relaxing experience of the river, you can take a tranquil boat cruise. Alternatively ride the Zambezi water on a jet boat or slow down on a catamaran sunset cruise. Elephant back or river safaris are another optional highlight, while the more adventurous can try white river rafting or bungee jumping. Children are drawn to the Happy Hippo Club, which provides a range of fun activities for kids to get involved in.

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