The Royal Livingstone is one of the most exquisite hotels in Zambia, set quietly on the edge of the Zambezi river belt and within walking distance of the Victoria Falls. With 173 rooms set in 17 colonial-style buildings, the century architecture of the hotel lends to its cool, refined atmosphere. Refreshing, with lounging areas and terraces overlooking the misty waters, the hotel is shielded with privacy by the indigenous trees and plants. One may take meals at High Tea in the lounge, in elegance, or dine comfortably on the veranda with a view of the gardens. Relax in one of the lounging areas of the hotel or test your limits with white water rafting along the river.
The Royal Livingstone in Zambia lies in the forested banks of the Zambezi River and is Sun International newest hotel. A stone’s throw away from the mighty Victoria Falls, the Royal Livingstone overlooks the smooth waters just before it plunges over the legendary waterfall creating a permanent waterspray. As you sit on the sundeck overlooking the forest and the Zambezi, rainbows fill the air creating an enchanting atmosphere. The hotel has already been named as one of the 'Leading Hotels in the World' for its exceptional levels of service, fine dining, comfort and hospitality
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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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