Located only 5km from Victoria Falls, David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa is ideally situated for the best that this popular tourist site has to offer. The lodge takes its name from Dr. David Livingstone, who named the falls for his Queen Victoria in 1855. The lodge boasts its own luxurious boat, The Lady Livingstone, which departs for cruises on the Zambezi every day, including magnificent sundowner cruises. The 4-star hotel and spa boasts luxury and comfort in its 72 opulent rooms and five Loft Suites, accommodating a total of 154 guests. The lodge is so close to the falls, you can hear the roar in the distance, making it a highly sought after location.
If its adventure or relaxation you’re after, the lodge offers everything you could desire. The hotel is located centrally, making activities accessible, including white river rafting, elephant safaris through to microlight adventures, and even helicopter rides.
Elephant back safaris have to be one of the most popular activities in the Victoria Falls area; an experience that sees visitors experiencing the majesty of this exquisite area from the back of one of the most beautiful creatures on earth.
The lodge is luxuriously appointed, offering a spa, conference centre, tropical swimming pool, a bar and a restaurant, where guests dine in a communal fashion. Each suite offers a flat screen TV with satellite; air-con; 24-hour room service; wireless internet, en-suite bathrooms and private balconies as well as many other features. Signature Suites boast their own entertainment area, a bar and lounge – with the added feature of a private Jacuzzi spa bath for guest’s enjoyment.
The Kalai restaurant on-site offers an impressive menu of Afro Arabian influenced cuisine, perfect for evening meals, while the Gwembe Terrace specialises in drinks and light meals, with the added feature of an enviable position overlooking the mighty Zambezi River.
The best place to enjoy a sundowner is from the 144-seater Lady Livingstone boat, which heads out for a river cruise every evening – one of those breathtaking, once-in-a-lifetime experiences not to be missed.