Named after the intrepid
explorer Dr David Livingstone, The Royal Livingstone will immerse you in the
romance and style of a bygone era. Bathed in the shade of Acacia trees, the bush
blends perfectly with luxurious living.
Architecturally, the buildings take their cue from African resonances. The Royal
Livingstone Hotel, stretches luxuriously along the banks of the Zambezi River.
The Hotel consists of a series of 17 colonial-style buildings, with deep
verandas, set amidst indigenous trees and plants. The main hotel is a sequence
of thatch-roofed buildings, most African in their influence, and incorporates
the lounge, restaurant and bar. A classic swimming pool visually links the
waters of the river with the terraces of the hotel, with a sweeping timber deck
planted in the swirling water of the Zambezi.
area is framed by a classic courtyard featuring a fountain and exuding the aroma
of herbs from the interior gardens. Overhead, wooden fans cool the charged
atmosphere. The resort's deep, shaded verandah, offers an uninterrupted view of
the Zambezi River and is the ideal place to curl up with a book discovered in
the well-stocked library. The lounge is filled with original artwork depicting
scenes of David Livingstone's great African adventures.
Luxury - luxuriate in the sophisticated harmony of antique and ethnic décor,
superb cuisine and personalized service. Every detail of this 5-star luxury
hotel captures the opulence and elegance of times gone by.
- with its unique Zambezi River frontage there’s no better place to contemplate
the unrivalled majesty of the Victoria Falls in peace and contentment than the
Parents - while parents are rejuvenating body and soul, children are welcome
to experience the delights and surprises offered by the ‘happy hippo club’
located at the Zambezi Sun.
Royal Livingstone - General Information
service is available with a butler at your service between 07:00 and 23:00 every
day. Your butler will manage your room service, organize valet and laundry, shoe
polishing, call for your golf cart to move you about the resort in comfort and
be available for all your other needs. In keeping with the hotel’s 5-star
services, there is a hairstylist on the premises. Manicures and pedicures can be
arranged in-room and massages may either be enjoyed at a special facility around
the pool, with a view over the river, or in the privacy of your room.
Royal Livingstone - Rooms
seductively against the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, the Royal Livingstone
Hotel comprises 173 spacious en-suite guestrooms: 118 with twin beds, and 49
with king-size beds, each with its own private verandah, stretched along the
river bank in a series of private villas. Three suites offer a separate lounge
and bedroom, while the Presidential Suite offers an additional, optional
separate bedroom. Two rooms are equipped with paraplegic facilities.
All guestrooms are luxuriously furnished, with freshly cut flowers, crisp white
linen and large comfortable beds. Each room has satellite television, a minibar,
minisafe, telephone, as well as tea and coffee-making facilities. Bathrooms
feature spacious showers and Victorian baths. All guestrooms are
air-conditioned, providing the perfect sanctuary to retire to, after a day spent
exploring the mysteries and challenges of this remarkable place.
Royal Livingstone - Dining
breakfasts or ‘alfresco’ lunches on the verandah overlooking the rolling lawns
and the mighty Zambezi River. Traditional High Tea is served daily in the lounge
under the watchful eye of Dr David Livingstone himself. As the day fades and the
lengthening shadows bring cool relief, you can wander down to the sundeck to
marvel at the grand sweep of the watery horizon burnt gold by the sinking sun,
whilst sipping sundowners in the most romantic of settings.
Later on, as millions of tiny silver lights garland the dome of the night sky,
it’s time to treat yourself to a romantic, private dinner on your balcony. Or
you can dine in the hotel dining room where you’ll find a combination of
old-world savoir-faire and contemporary sophistication. Special candle-lit
dinners can be arranged under the star-studded skies for honeymooners and guests
who celebrate anniversaries and other special occasions.
from the Zambezi River, the rooms and suites offer a tranquil retreat from the
unconstrained beauty of their surroundings. The Royal Livingstone, is a 5-star,
173-roomed luxury hotel. The rooms are two-storey clusters and each cluster
comprises approximately 10 en-suite air-conditioned rooms, offering private
balconies or terraces. Interior furnishings accentuate the influences of Africa
translated into a cultured sumptuousness that reflects the essence of African
Bush life. Natural light invades the bathrooms, as the luxurious sized showers
allow natural light to filter through a milk-glass window.