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The Royal Livingstone

Victoria Falls, Zambia

Experiences – Spa & Wellness, Wildlife & Safari, Romantic Escapes, Family Vacations

Getaway Experiences
  • Wildlife  Safari & Game Drives on the Zambezi river
  • Interactive Elephant Experience
  • Fishing 
  • Exclusive Livingstone Island experience
  • George Swing and Abseiling 
  • Boat Cruises and Canoe Safari 
  • Sunset Cruises 
  • Helicopter & Scenic flights
  • Dine aboard the Royal Livingstone Express
  • Highlights
  • Walk to Victoria Falls, with complimentary entry 
  • View of the falls, including spectacular sunsets, from the Sundeck and Veranda
  • See zebra, impala and giraffes graze on the on the hotel lawns
  • Elegant and refined colonial ambience
  • Expansive gardens, with plenty of places to relax, including hammocks by the river
    • Overview
    • Rooms
    • Services & Amenities
    • Tariffs & Packages

    Named after the intrepid explorer Dr David Livingstone, the Royal Livingstone Hotel is a serene and gracious refuge from the heat of the African sun and will immerse you in the romance and style of a bygone era. It is located within the Mosi-oa-Tunya National park  on the banks of the Zambezi river, close to the World Heritage Victoria Falls.  On the Sundecks one can admire the sprays of the Victoria Falls along with spectacular view of the sunset. All rooms are decorated in the Victorian style with private veranda overlooking the Zambezi river and Victoria Falls.  Dining experience here is a combination of the old world savoir-faire and contemporary sophistication.  Guests can enjoy sundowner cocktails on the deck overlooking the Falls. For the more adventurous, the hotel offers countless activities - from scenic flights to elephant-back safaris.


    The Royal Livingstone Hotel is located within the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, a World Heritage Site overlooking the mighty Victoria Falls on the banks of the Zambezi River.  It is a short drive from Livingstone Airport as well as Victoria Falls Airport and a 1 ½ hour flight from Johannesburg Airport.  


    Situated in close proximity to the Victoria Falls, the Royal Livingstone Hotel has 173 luxurious rooms. Each room has a private veranda overlooking the Zambezi river and Victorian style en-suite bathrooms. All the rooms are luxuriously furnished with crisp white linen, elegantly decorated in the Victorian style with African Tribal warmth.

    • Premier room

      The beautifully appointed interiors of the premier rooms highlight their gorgeous garden views. Enjoy modern amenities and an attentive butler service.

    • Deluxe Rooms

      The Deluxe Rooms are beautifully furnished with the graceful elegance of Victorian times and has all luxurious, modern comforts including a furnished verandah.

    • Deluxe Corner Room

      The elegant Deluxe Corner Rooms have a distinct Victorian décor and hints of tribal Africa, these are more spacious and have a private enclosed patio.

    • Livingstone Suite

      The hotel features 3 Livingstone Suites that combine generous space, classic décor and fine furnishings, while incorporating the natural textures of the Zambezi environment. Relish the indulgence of a king sized bed, a dressing area and Victorian style en-suite bathroom. It also has a private veranda to drink in the Zambezi River scenery.

    • Presidential Suite

      This suite is testament to the immaculate class and style that is prevalent throughout the hotel, and has housed royalty, heads of state and celebrities. Sleep in a plush king size bed and enjoy the additional luxuries of a dressing area and en-suite bathroom with a Victorian tub and walk-in shower. Reminisce your adventures in the lounge and savour delectable drinks and meals at your dining table. The private veranda reveals majestic vistas of the Zambezi River to complement the refinement of this regal suite.

    Services & Amenities

  • Elegant colonial accommodation overlooking the Zambezi River  
  • 3 Restaurants serving authentic African cuisine,  with a blend of European and Indian by renowed Chef’s. 
  • Meeting rooms & Business Centre 
  • A world class Spa, Health & Beauty Centre on the river banks  
  • Zambezi Sun  Pool 
  • The Herb and Rose Garden
  • Royal Gym  
  • Shopping 
  • Tariffs & Packages

    Estimated Average Price: ZMW 3300 pp for 2 nights

    Terms & Conditions:
    • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
    • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
    • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
    • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
    • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges