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Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A great location in Livingstone just a short 10 minute drive from the Victoria Falls. If you are in Livingstone for a few days it’s a good area to be in as you have easy access to town where you have some great restaurants (we tried Olga’s and Golden Leaf – both fantastic – I have left separate reviews of...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Janet F, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the friendly STAFF, clean and comfortable rooms and the good breakfast buffet. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Lusaka, Zambia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i had a wonderful experience with my husband we enjoyed every bit it, very welcoming people and wonderful reception will definitely call again this coming summer. and will bring along the entire family.

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Ferozaabdullah, Thank you for your compliments regarding your recent stay with us. We are especially happy to hear that the STAFF were so warm and welcoming. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Marriott bought Protea last year and it's a huge victory for Marriott members. I stayed here for 7.5k points a night (the cheapest I've ever seen) which included their extensive breakfast buffet. They brought wine and cheese and fruit when we checked in too. Really a wonderful way to spend those hard-earned points.

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Sarah G, Thank you for your complimentary feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our hotel was a wonderful place to spend your hard earned points. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards,...

Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

From the friendliest welcome to the comfortable rooms everything about this hotel makes one feel at home. It is a quiet hotel with pleasant music playing in the background, even though the hotel appeared to be quite full it was never crowded, plenty of staff to accommodate all. Lovely bar area to sit and have tea after out visit to...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Jenny Weyman, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay. Your compliments about our welcome, the clean and comfortable rooms, friendly efficient STAFF and plentiful breakfast are most appreciated. Please be assured that we will congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job! Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming...

Kenya
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Deceiving at first this roadside hotel is very tranquil. Restaurant and Bar adjacent to water giving a sense of cooling. Rooms very clean, comfortable beds and black-out curtains inviting a great night sleep. Friendly and Helpful staff. Highly recommend.

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Guilfybear, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were so pleased with our decision to stay at the Protea Hotel Livingstone during our recent trip to Zambia. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with a warm welcome and the staff made us feel right at home. The room was clean and spacious and the bed was very comfortable. We really enjoyed the breakfast buffet in...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Linds85, Thank you for your compliments regarding your stay with us. Your comments particularly about our warm and welcoming STAFF and great buffet breakfast are most appreciated. Please be assured that we will congratulate our TEAM for doing an outstanding job! It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind...

Kings lynn
Reviewed 27 February 2017

we stayed at the Protea on a group visit to the falls. The staff were very helpful and welcoming and catered for all of our differing requirements. The rooms were specious and well maintained, although there was a high level of mosquitos in the room. I suspect this is the norm and a very effective can of spray was provided,...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Camal63, Thank you for positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our facilities and services were to your satisfaction. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Basic room and basic facilities. Only one restaurant, pool is really tiny but the Staff was wonderful, always smiling ready to help. Very well located, lots of restaurants around, Staff was helpful in calling a taxi always. Not very far from the Falls or other activities. The activities desk was very pricey, better to book directly.

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Heena S, Thank you for your feedback and your compliments regarding our friendly and wonderful STAFF. We will definitely commend them for their outstanding service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We stayed at the Protea Hotel Livingstone between the 10-13 February 2017. The Hotel is located about 12 kilometres from the Livingstone International Airport. The moment we arrived at the hotel , the warm hospitality and friendly staff was an absolute marvel. They made us feel comfortable and were always courteous and helpful. The rooms were large enough with a...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Segran M, Thank you for your positive feedback. We are delighted to receive your compliments about the excellent quality of our meals, our friendly and efficient STAFF and our clean and comfortable rooms. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Tanya S.

Reviewed 18 February 2017

I booked this hotel for my family, and my wife, after reviewing Trip Advisor, asked why I booked this hotel. So I was a bit nervous that it would be tired and run down. Quite the opposite. The hotel is wonderful. Sure, it's not right on the Zambezi river and has no view of the Falls, but the rooms are...

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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this review

Dear Andrew H, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding our lovely STAFF, great amenities, modern rooms and the very good food. We will definitely congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel by Marriott(R) Livingstone is located on the outskirts of Livingstone, the tourism capital of Zambia. The hotel is adjacent to the Falls Park shopping and entertainment complex, so there is never a shortage of things to do at and around the hotel. Protea Hotel Livingstone offers deluxe rooms with air-conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, electronic safes, electronic door locks, telephone and DSTV. There is an in-house restaurant, bar, swimming pool and two conferencing facilities. The famous Victoria Falls is a mere 10kms from the hotel, making Protea Hotel by Marriott(R) Livingstone the perfect venue for sight-seeing and more. Nearby leisure activities include bungee jumping, white water rafting, fishing, helicopter rides, golf, game viewing, gorge swing, a crocodile park and many more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone

Address: Plot 2110 Mosi-o-Tunya Road, Livingstone, Zambia
Region: Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Price Range: R2 366 - R3 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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#5 Family Hotel in Livingstone
#6 Romantic Hotel in Livingstone
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms at front of hotel overlooking garden are pleasant.”
JanetF780, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pool area”
segranm, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the road have a bit of road noise. Rooms facing away from the road get occasional railway noise. None have good views.”
fallinandfilmin, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were able to get a room with two queen beds for a family of four, with two children.”
Cactusj0e, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The views close to the hotel are not that enchanting. It is 10 km away from the Victoria Falls.”
elizabethlS146TE, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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