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Fawlty Towers

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free pancakes”(46 reviews)
“communal kitchen”(25 reviews)
“deluxe room”(13 reviews)
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All reviewsfree pancakescommunal kitchendeluxe roomfree shuttlefree tea and coffeecafe zambezibunk bedsclose to shopsevery afternoonvictoria fallscentral locationlocation is excellentgreat backpackersrestaurants and barslarge gardensecurity guardsmall room
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nice and friendly place, rooms small, no mosquito wire on the windows but nets on the beds. for 50.-$ room cleaning and towel only by request and deposit: not ok! my matrace was finished! but because of the nice people and the lovely location a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really nice clean pool and great staff. Free pancakes at tea time and nice rooms. The rooms could have been a bit bigger. Had first booked a smaller room without AC but in Africa you really need one so we upgraded it and it was...More

Thank Vilma C
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 5 days ago

Vilma C, thank you very much for such a lovely review. I am sorry to hear we were not able to accommodate you for your entire stay in Livingstone. I am glad you discovered that we have larger rooms. We have a variety of accommodation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fawlty Towers is a great hostel with a range of rooms, from dorms to private ensuite doubles with ac, all set in wonderful gardens with a lovely pool. Outside, the hostel is well located for shops and restaurants (Zambezi café deserves a mention). The staff...More

Thank Jackieandmark123
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 1 week ago

Jackieandmark123, thank you very much for such a lovely review. We are delighted to hear you had such a fantastic stay with us. I am so glad you were able to enjoy our free pancakes. Yes, we are having a little trouble with the internet...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for the day (didn’t stay) but ate, swam and chilled out waiting for a train to Lusaka. The staff were all on a first name basis with us within minutes and the facilities are some of the best I’ve ever witnessed...More

Thank Jimmyjayistheway
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the lovely review and recommendation, Jimmyjayistheway. We are delighted with the fantastic feedback. If you do visit Livingstone again, please come and stay with us. With best wishes, Elissa

Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice private room in the garden rooms are clean AC works well they arrange any excursions you need efficiently breakfast is cheap at 3 dollars off street parking is available most activity operators will pick u up and drop u at...More

Thank madiesel
Response from ElissaDavie, Manager at Fawlty TowersResponded 4 weeks ago

Fantastic! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Thanks madiesel for the lovely review!

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Free Parking
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US$20 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$20 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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JS-BBW
January 3, 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
November 7, 2016|
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Response from ElissaDavie | 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
September 3, 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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"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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"Poor Wi-fi :("
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"Rooms all seem pretty equivalent."
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