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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free pancakes”(46 reviews)
“communal kitchen”(25 reviews)
“free shuttle”(33 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Family Rooms
Poolside Bar
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsfree pancakescommunal kitchenfree shuttledeluxe roomfree tea and coffeecafe zambezibunk bedsclose to shopsevery afternooncentral locationvictoria fallssecurity guardnice poollarge gardenbooking activitiesrestaurants and barswithin easy walking distance
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They are very kind and I can get information about activities. The room is clean and location also good near the big market is located. The WIFI also very good. They also offer pick up service from airport to hotel and to go Vic falls...More

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Thank kduddnek
Response from Elissa D, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review kduddnek. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. With best wishes Elissa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bed comfortable! Hot shower wonderful! $3.00 breakfast good! Afternoon free pancakes (crepes) very yummy!!! A wide selection of tours available to go on! Very easy to book!!! Staff pleasant and helpful!More

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Thank sierratrek
Response from Elissa D, Marketing Consultant at Fawlty TowersResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks Sierratrek for your positive review. We’re very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Our aim is to offer our guests good value add on their accommodation which includes our 3$ breakfast of scrambled eggs, baked beans, toast and jam, banana-yoghurt-muesli pots and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay! Their staff helped us book some amazing experiences. They have a spa on site which a pleasant surprise—something I didn’t expect to find at a backpackers lodge. Breakfast was only $3 and was fantastic. The room was spacious and clean. They...More

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Response from Elissa D, Marketing Consultant at Fawlty TowersResponded 2 weeks ago

Many Thanks for your super 5Star Fawlty Towers review:) We’re most delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit with us, and got to experience some of the exciting activities Livingstone has to offer. As you know, our activity rates are not marked up, they’re the...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We purchased a standard double room for 80USD per night. Luxury rooms were booked out. The room had the basics, clean, a good bed, bathroom/toilet and small area to hang clothes. It was situated at the edge of nice lawn and seating area near the...More

1  Thank Terina2014
Response from Elissa D, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you so very much for such a lovely review Terina2014. We are delighted to hear you had such a great stay with us. Just to confirm, our standard rooms are actually $60 and it is the Deluxes that are $80. We are running a...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018

I stayed there for 7 days. I booked a 3 bedded female dorm online only to arrive and find out that I was placed in a room with two other males !? The host that attended to me seemed more concerned about this than I...More

1  Thank Aba S
Response from Elissa D, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 5 July 2018

Aba S, thank you so very much for a super duper review. Can we adopt you? We really appreciate the detail that you went into; it's informative for other guests and also makes us very happy to hear that we were on it in all...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$16 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$16 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (136)
Room & Suite (38)
Pool & Beach (31)
Dining (21)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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JS-BBW
3 January 2017|
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Response from Elissa D | Property representative |
Hi JS de la Bat Thank you very much for your email. How long does your son and friends intend to stay? We don't usually offer camping. Drop me an email which you can find on our website (unfortunately, I cannot enter... More
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PrudenceGov
6 November 2016|
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Response from Elissa D | Property representative |
Hi there. The Victoria Falls are about 8 km from Fawlty Towers. You can reach the river at different locations in Livingstone, but the closest access is about 6kms from Fawlty Towers. Fawty Towers has a shuttle that runs... More
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Michael M
2 September 2016|
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Response from jill a | Reviewed this property |
No this is to Vic falls Zambia.Would then need to get taxi to border and possibly walk across the bridge. Ensure you have a multiple visa before you enter Zambia if want to do this.Vic falls from Zambia is just as... More
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Room Tips
"Try for a bigger room."
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"no a/c in our room, but a decent fan. Not sure about other options."
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"All chalets are looking out onto the lovely garden."
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"Range from backpacker dormitory to air-conditioned with private facilities."
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