Royal Livingstone Hotel, Livingstone 5*- GT2289935
When you visit the five-star Royal Livingstone Hotel, you can expect nothing less than the highest level of service and enjoy a myriad of activities. You can also expect to enjoy luxury accommodation at this beautiful hotel near Victoria Falls – ensuring your holiday is one etched with memories never to be forgotten.
The Kololo tribe living in the area in the 1800s named the falls Mosi-Oa-Tunya, which translates to “The Smoke that Thunders”. When you visit this mighty spectacle, you will truly appreciate the natural wonder of the water thundering down, creating an illusion of smoke billowing up into the air.
This world-famous cascade of water provides the baseline for your journey into colonial sophistication at the Royal Livingstone Hotel. Accommodation in such close proximity to Victoria Falls affords stunning views and allows you to relax completely and soak up the natural beauty surrounding you.
The Royal Livingstone Hotel comprises 173 spacious en-suite guestrooms, each with its own private veranda, stretched along the river bank.
All guestrooms are luxuriously furnished, with crisp white linen and large comfortable beds to welcome and offer the perfect sanctuary to retire to, after a day spent exploring the mysteries and challenges of this remarkable retreat.
Bathrooms feature spacious showers and Victorian style baths, with wildlife pencil sketches adorning the cool ivory-washed walls, reflecting the textures and moods of the Zambezi River.
· Air conditioner
· Hair dryer
· Insect repellent devices & spray for outdoor
· Mini bar
· Satellite TV
· Universal adaptor socket (Voltage 220V)
· Writing desk
Restaurants and Bars
The Royal Livingstone Dining Room – This fine à la carte restaurant is a delightful mixture of modern sophistication and old-world style, offering a unique top-class breakfast, ‘alfresco” lunches and a dinner à la carte menu with a dazzling array of dishes from the river and ocean as well as bush and game fare.
The Lounge – Light lunch is served “alfresco” on the veranda overlooking the rolling lawns and the Zambezi River. Light refreshments are also served throughout the day. Traditional High Tea is served daily under the watchful eye of David Livingstone, himself…. Sundeck
Sundeck – Guests may pass lazy days on the magnificent sundeck overlooking the Zambezi as it flows relentlessly to the Falls; experiencing tranquillity, enjoying a G’nT or cocktail as the African sun sinks behind rolling hills, sending ripples of gold and amber across the river waters.
Child Care / Activities
Kamp Kwena, which is every child’s idea of holiday heaven, is situated close to The Zambezi Sun Hotel, giving parents plenty of free time to discover all the area’s attractions. Children enjoy a varied range of activities that include full day or half day excursions to places of interest, daily fun and games and nature walks.
This supervised haven is available to children from 2 – 12 years of age. Children between the ages of 2 – 4 must be accompanied by an adult, or babysitter (available at an extra cost), if they are not potty-trained. Babysitters can be arranged through your hotel and are also available during the evening.
Staff are specially selected and undergo extensive training in child-care and first aid, ensuring that the child and the parent feel protected and secure.
Travel Documents and Visas
A valid passport is required for all international and over-border travel, which must be valid for at least 6 months after your return from overseas and have at least 2 blank pages in the passport for visa stamping purposes. South African passport holders do not require visas for entry into Botswana. In certain cases, foreign passport holders require a re-entry or departure permit and it is advised to contact the relevant authorities to check this prior to departure.
Gateway Tours cannot be held responsible if Visa applications are denied for any reason, nor can we be held responsible for any change of cost, requirements, delays or loss of passports caused by the Consulates concerned. Please note that a Visa does not guarantee entry to any given country at point of entry.
We recommend that all travelers have comprehensive travel insurance. Please let us know if you would like further details.
Travel Documents, Visas & Health Requirements
It is the responsibility of each passenger to ensure that they are in possession of the correct travel documentation prior to departure.
Gateway Travel & Tours cannot accept responsibility for any consequences, of any nature whatsoever, arising from the passengers failing to ensure that they have complied with the necessary health, passport and visa requirements.
A valid passport is required for all international and cross-border travel. Passports must be valid for a minimum of 6 months after your intended date of return and must have at least 2 blank pages for visa stamping purposes. In certain cases, foreign passport holders require re-entry or departure permits and it is advised to contact the relevant consulate before travel for up-to-date visa and health requirements.
We recommend that all travellers have comprehensive travel insurance from time of booking, and insurance packages are available for purchase though our offices.
Prices are from a starting price, per person sharing and subject to change, airfare increase, currency fluctuations and availability. Taxes are estimated and based on the current exchange rate and are subject to change. Advance purchase, peak season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Please note that airport taxes, fuel levies and surcharges are approximate and subject to change, the exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking. Valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request.