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Mosi-oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone
Mosi-oa-Tunya Road, Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Zambia
Open today: 10:30-22:30
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Mon10:30-22:30
Tue10:30-22:30
Wed10:30-22:30
Thu10:30-22:30
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+260 978 777044, +260 978 777045, +260 978 777046
PO Box 60151, Livingstone, Zambia
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Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara rooms are inspired by a combination of Victorian elegance infused with Africa's tribal warmth. Each room has its own private terrace overlooking the Zambezi River. Rooms are luxuriously furnished with crisp white linen and large comfortable beds to offer the perfect sanctuary after a day spent exploring.
Perfectly situated on the banks of the Zambezi River
Hear the water thundering down the gorge
A combination of Victorian elegance infused with Africa’s tribal warmth

Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara exudes Victorian elegance and splendour down to the finest detail of the lamps, the magnificent paintings and the black and white photographs of early pioneers, this is a place to reflect and rejuvenate. The luxurious Presidential Suite has housed royalty, heads of state and celebrities, but each room is sure to inspire a similar feeling of prestige in all of their guests.

And you're so close to the top of the Victoria Falls, you can hear the water thundering down the gorge. The rooms are inspired by a combination of Victorian elegance infused with Africa's tribal warmth. Each room has its own private terrace overlooking the Zambezi River. All rooms are luxuriously furnished with crisp white linen and large comfortable beds to offer the perfect sanctuary after a day spent exploring Livingstone.

Deluxe room - Beautifully appointed interiors highlight spectacular views and unsurpassed luxury. Sink into soft bedding dressed in the finest linens. Laze on your private veranda sighting free-roaming wildlife or the Zambezi beyond. Enjoy modern amenities and the attentive butler service for which Anantara is known.

Deluxe corner room - A Victorian aesthetic and modern comforts combine to create an inviting sanctuary. Sip a morning coffee in your sunroom. Admire the romance of Zambezi River or garden views with the various animal visitors who amble around the grounds. A cool breeze drifts from your ceiling fan as you unwind in the afternoon sun. Relax with a refreshing bath after a day of safari adventures.

Livingstone suite - These spacious suites are decorated in Victorian style with modern conveniences. Connect with stunning surrounds as you see zebras, giraffes and an array of exotic birds through your floor-to-ceiling sliding doors. Dine overlooking the majestic Zambezi River.

Presidential suite - This one-of-a-kind suite has played host to heads of state and royalty, with an ideal blend of Victorian grace, indigenous elements and modern comforts. Take a seat outdoors at sunset to soak up spectacular river views. Catch sight of African wildlife ambling along the riverbanks. Host a formal dinner party on your expansive terrace, then retire to the sanctuary lounge indoors.

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Mesmerising Zambezi River views from a regal sanctuary. This one-of-a-kind suite has played host to heads of state and royalty, with an ideal blend of Victorian grace, indigenous elements and modern comforts. Take a seat outdoors at sunset to soak up spectacular river views. Catch sight of African wildlife ambling along the riverbanks. Host a formal dinner party on your expansive terrace, then retire to the sanctuary lounge indoors. ROOM DETAILS 88 sqm 2 Adults King bed HIGHLIGHTS Expansive terrace with outdoor dining, River views, Separate living and dining room, Wet bar. Separate tub and rain shower, Luxury amenities, Butler service, 5 minutes' walk to Victoria Falls
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Refined elegance overlooking the Zambezi River. Decorated in Victorian style with modern conveniences, these spacious suites offer refined living and dining. Connect with stunning surrounds as you see zebras, giraffes and an array of exotic birds through your floor-to-ceiling sliding doors. Dine overlooking the majestic Zambezi River. Complimentary WiFi ROOM DETAILS 63 sqm 2 Adults King bed HIGHLIGHTS Private veranda with loungers, River views, Separate living and dining room, Wet bar, Separate tub and rain shower, Luxury amenities, Butler service, 5 minutes' walk to Victoria Falls
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Enjoy extra space to lounge and take in the sight of free-roaming wildlife. A Victorian aesthetic and modern comforts combine to create an inviting sanctuary. Sip a morning coffee in your sunroom. Admire the romance of Zambezi River or garden views with the various animal visitors who amble around the grounds. A cool breeze drifts from your ceiling fan as you unwind in the afternoon sun. Relax with a refreshing bath after a day of safari adventures. ROOM DETAILS 30 sqm 2 Adults King bed or Twin beds HIGHLIGHTS Sunroom River or garden views Separate tub and rain shower Luxury amenities Butler service 5 minutes' walk to Victoria Falls
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Victorian grace combined with contemporary luxury. Beautifully appointed interiors highlight spectacular views and unsurpassed luxury. Sink into soft bedding dressed in the finest linens. Laze on your private veranda sighting free-roaming wildlife or the Zambezi beyond. Enjoy modern amenities and the attentive butler service for which Anantara is known. 30 sqm 2 Adults Furnished balcony or veranda River or garden views ALL ROOMS INCLUDE Complimentary WiFi

Restaurants and Bars

The Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara' s dining room will feed both your soul and your stomach! Indulge in the fine African-inspired cuisine, and soak up the historical ambiance of the glorious setting. Indoor tables offer a more intimate dining experience, while those outside bring to life the sights and sounds of an African day, or night.
The lounge and travelers’ bar - for those famous high teas
The dining room - a perfect start and end to a day of adventure
The unforgettable Monkey Tree private dining experience

The Lounge and Travelers' Bar caters for high teas and drinks against a backdrop of grand paintings of David Livingstone and décor harking back to an age of exploration and adventure. High Tea is served every day at 15h00 and it's simply unmissable. With restaurants and bars overlooking the mighty Zambezi and majestic Victoria Falls, you can expect nothing short of the best from these Royal Livingstone dining options.

High Tea – The tradition of high tea is celebrated daily at 15h00 at the Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara. Enjoy a selection of scrumptious cakes and confectionaries and the Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara's famous carrot cake.

Monkey Tree – According to African folklore, trees have their own spirits. The famous Monkey Tree will conjure up a spirit of romance and freedom as you enjoy a unique, 5-star candlelit dinner under its canopy.

The Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara ‘s Dining Room – the dining room is the perfect start and end to a day of adventure. This fine à la carte restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner in an indoor or outdoor setting. The chef caters for traditional European tastes, but also places a strong emphasis on a menu that will bring you the tastes of Zambia and a strong Indian influence to the menu.

The Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara’s lounge – The lounge is the perfect place to soak up the paintings of Sir David Livingstone, hand-drawn maps of his African travels, and an array of artefacts and books that inspire a sense of adventure and travel.

The Travellers Bar – Every traveller needs a place to unwind, so celebrate the end of your adventure-filled day with cocktails, fine wines and whisky, or the time-honoured gin and tonic to a background of live piano music.

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Mealtimes to suit you in the comfort of your room or suite. Leisurely breakfasts served on your veranda before you venture out for the day. An intimate dinner for two in your lounge with your favourite foods. In-room dining lets you be flexible with your schedule. If you’re feeling peckish, we’re happy to deliver snacks late at night. With a wide variety of delicious options, you don’t have to leave your room to eat well. Simply call and request your meal and we’ll deliver. Complimentary WiFi INFO International DETAILS OPENING HOURS 24 hours CONTACT INFO +260 213 321 122 royallivingstone@anantara.com
An afternoon of traditional delights. Sink into upholstered armchairs in the lounge and enjoy sweet and savoury delights served with TWG's luxury loose-leaf teas from around the world. Feast on a traditional selection of sandwiches, patisserie creations, and scones with preserves and Chantilly cream. Toast the perfect way to spend an afternoon with a complimentary glass of Method Cap Classic sparkling wine. Complimentary WiFi INFO Drinks & Light Dining DETAILS OPENING HOURS 3.00 pm – 5.00 pm CONTACT INFO +260 213 321 122 royallivingstone@anantara.com
An authentic African feast beneath the stars. Experience the cultural tradition of dining together in a fireside meal. Admire your impressive surroundings in the Mukuni Boma village, which overlooks the Zambezi River. Stemming from the Swahili word for an enclosure, a Boma is an event where the tribesmen protect and provide for their community. Relax as a tantalising Zambian feast is prepared with barbecued meats and spiced dishes. Enticing scents fill the air as the specialities of the area smoke slowly on the grills. A live band and traditional dancing immerse you in the colourful customs of the land. INFO African DETAILS OPENING HOURS Every Tuesday and Friday: 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm (subject to weather conditions) +260 213 321 122 royallivingstone@anantara.com
An incomparably romantic dining experience. Unforgettable views and exquisite fine dining set the tone for a perfect evening. Dine on an elegantly decorated riverside deck or beneath a monkey tree overlooking the Zambezi River. The Mediterranean, Asian and African flavours are all on offer as you select the perfect sequence for your gourmet experience in collaboration with your personal chef. Enjoy flawless service by your butler in stunning outdoor settings. Complimentary WiFi INFO Private Dining DETAILS DINING OPENING HOURS On request CONTACT INFO +260 213 321 122 royallivingstone@anantara.com

Conference venue

Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara is the perfect accommodation partner for high-profile guests and delegates. Rather than simply mixing business with pleasure, this is where business becomes a pleasure. As one of the leading function facilities in Africa, you will have the added benefit of 5-star accommodation on-site.
Where business becomes a pleasure
Classic executive boardrooms available
Room features the latest audio-visual technology

Banquet hall - With African accents, this magnificent space is ideal for conferences, celebrations or galas. Floor-to-ceiling windows and chandeliers provide plenty of light, and the space features the latest audio-visual technology.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 450
  • Class room - 342
  • Banquet - 400
  • Cocktail - 432

Giraffe room - Perfect for larger occasions. A stage and dance floor can be added if entertainment is required.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 165
  • Classroom - 126
  • U-Shape - 42
  • Boardroom - 40
  • Banquet - 140
  • Cocktail - 150

Elephant room - You can host training events or company meetings in this elegant venue equipped to modern standards. Ample space is available in this brightly lit room.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 165
  • Class room - 126
  • U-shape - 42
  • Boardroom - 40
  • Banquet - 140
  • Cocktail - 150

Zebra room - A wonderfully light and airy venue. Its sunlit patio can be directly accessed for a breath of fresh air during you breaks.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 60
  • Class room - 45
  • U-shape - 29
  • Boardroom - 30
  • Banquet - 40
  • Cocktail - 50

Lion room - This room can be joined with any of the Giraffe, Elephant or Zebra rooms for larger groups.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 60
  • Class room - 45
  • U-shape - 29
  • Boardroom - 30
  • Banquet - 60
  • Cocktail - 50

Royal Livingstone boardroom - Located in the hotel lobby, this boardroom is steeped in Victorian style. Modern conferencing equipment ensures your meeting runs smoothly.

Seating plans

  • Boardroom - 12

Stanley boardroom - This compact space is an easily accessible venue in the lobby area of the hotel.

Seating plans

  • Boardroom - 10

Tonga room - Can be used for a boardroom meeting or small reception. It is situated close to the activity centre.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 25
  • Class room - 20
  • U-shape - 10
  • Boardroom - 10
  • Banquet - 15
  • Cocktail - 15

Lozi room - In close proximity to the Tonga Room, separate training sessions can run in succession.

Seating plans

  • Theatre - 25
  • Class room - 20
  • U-shape - 10
  • Boardroom - 10
  • Banquet - 15
  • Cocktail - 15
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Located near the Tonga Room, separate training sessions can run in succession for up to 25 people. Seating Plans Theatre 25 Classroom 20 U-shape 10 Boardroom 10 Banquet 15 Cocktail 15
The Tonga Room seats up to 25 delegates theatre-style or can be used for a boardroom meeting or small reception. It is situated close to the activity centre. Seating Plans Theatre 25 Classroom 20 U-shape 10 Boardroom 10 Banquet 15 Cocktail 15
Situated in the lobby of the hotel, this magnificent boardroom is steeped in Victorian style. Modern conferencing equipment ensures your meeting runs smoothly. Size (M) 5.4 x 9.3 x 2.95 Seating Plans Boardroom 12
Hold a theatre-style event for up to 60 people in this elegant space. The Lion Room can be joined with any of the Giraffe, Elephant or Zebra Rooms for larger groups. Size (M) 11.5 x 7.7 x 3.1 Seating Plans Theatre 60 Classroom 45 U-shape 29 Boardroom 30 Banquet 60 Cocktail 50

Weddings

Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara offers you five wonderful wedding venues. Their range of packages are designed to make booking your wedding at this hotel as easy as possible. With lovely gardens and interesting features, Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara gives you many opportunities for wedding photos inside and outside the hotel.
Five wonderful wedding venues
Indoor or outdoor
Lovely gardens for your photos

The lawn

Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara - Your guests will be welcomed to elegantly decorated tables set out on the lawn. Enjoy a wide selection of mouth-watering meals as the sun sets over the Zambezi River flowing by just metres away. A stylish evening under the stars unfolds for the most romantic of occasions. The lawn is ideal for up to 700 guests.

The Sundeck

Located on the banks of the Zambezi River at the Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara, the sundeck with a capacity of 100 is a great location for weddings. Embrace a dramatic backdrop of rolling mists and the Victoria Falls thundering over a 100 m drop. Take in magnificent sunsets as you dance by the river into the night.

Banqueting room

Ideal for up to 450 guests. African decor prevails with state-of-the-art technical equipment to cater for your chosen entertainment. Their dedicated team will ensure each detail is personalised to your taste.

David Livingstone Boma

Ideal for up to 350 guests, this outdoor venue offers a unique setting for your weddings. Guests can be seated around blazing bonfires with the sky overhead twinkling with stars. The David Livingstone Boma is set up in traditional African village style.

Kingfisher Boma

Here, sweet singing of exotic birds provide the backdrop to your stroll down the aisle. Lush gardens overlooking the pond provide a tranquil setting for your ‘I do’. Enjoy sumptuous African flavours as you toast to a happy ever after under the stars. The Kingfisher Boma can accommodate up to 250 guests.

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Let the sweet singing of exotic birds provide the backdrop to your stroll down the aisle. Lush gardens overlooking the pond provide a tranquil setting for your ‘I do’. Savour sumptuous African flavours as you toast to a happy ever after under the stars. Ideal for up to 250 guests.
Set up in traditional African village style, this private outdoor venue offers a unique setting for your nuptials. Guests can be seated around blazing bonfires with the sky overhead twinkling with stars. Ideal for up to 350 gues
Make a grand entrance into an elegant banquet hall. African decor prevails with state-of-the-art technical equipment to cater for your chosen entertainment. Our dedicated team will ensure each detail is personalised to your tastes. Ideal for up to 450 guests.
Embrace a dramatic backdrop of rolling mists and the Victoria Falls thundering over a 100 m drop. Take in magnificent sunsets as you dance by the river into the night. Ideal for up to 100 guests.

The Royal Spa

Indulge in the beauty of your natural surroundings while you are pampered inside a tented gazebo overlooking the Zambezi River. You may also request to enjoy the treatments in the comfort of your Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara room. The Royal Spa offers a variety of health and beauty options to keep you relaxed and rejuvenated.
A spa experience right on the banks of the Zambezi River
Offering world-class treatments with a personalised touch
A variety of health and beauty options

The Royal Spa offers massages overlooking the river. You can relax in exquisite tents and in the shade of ancient trees, and feel time slip by with a massage.

If your idea of activity is doing absolutely nothing at all, then any one of the hammocks dotted alongside the river are sure to catch your fancy, or you could laze by the pool right on the banks of the Zambezi River with breath-taking views and a cocktail. You may even see our resident zebras grazing by the pool.

Royal salon

Indulge in the beauty of your natural surroundings while you are pampered inside a tented gazebo overlooking the Zambezi River. You may also request to enjoy the treatments in the comfort of your Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara room. The Royal Spa offers a variety of health and beauty options to keep you relaxed and rejuvenated on your Zambian and Victoria Falls getaway.

Treat yourself to a spa experience right on the banks of the Zambezi River in a private gazebo complete with a mirror at the base of your treatment table to ensure you don't miss a second of the beauty of the surrounds reflected before you, or receive treatments in the comfort of your hotel room.

The staff at the Royal Spa takes great pride in offering world-class treatments with a personalised touch. Treatments include:

  • Facials
  • Majestic Zambezi balancing facial
  • Mosi-oa-Tunya fine mist facial
  • Royal Livingstone re-awakening facial
  • Golden sunset seduction facial
  • Pride of Zambia facial
  • Ku'omboko facial experience for men
  • Body treatments
  • Cool retreat relaxing body package
  • Tip of the falls cleansing and balancing package
  • The regal uplifting and revitalising package
  • ShiTao treatment
  • Lwiindi ceremonial treatment
  • Massages
  • Swedish
  • Sports
  • Aromatherapy ukuchina
  • Back, neck and shoulder
  • Poolside foot massages
  • Beauty treatments
  • Luxury paraffin wax manicure
  • Handprint of the wild manicure
  • Luxury paraffin wax pedicure
  • Footprints in the sand pedicure
  • A hairstylist is also available upon request
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Indulge in the warmth of the sun with a relaxing foot massage by the pool. Sip on your favourite cocktail as your therapist works on pressure points in your feet to inspire deep relaxation. Watch as zebras and impalas pass through the gardens in this natural paradise.
This massage is inspired by the flow of the water and influenced by indigenous traditions. African floral oil is used along with palm pressure to relieve tension and improve the blood flow, whilst warm compress techniques create waves of muscle relief.
Combining revered Eastern and Western techniques in purpose-designed movements. A signature oil blend stimulates circulation and deeply relaxes muscles. Reflexology clears any energy blocks and promotes an overall sense of wellbeing. 90 minutes

Adventure activities

Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara offers a wide selection of excursions including helicopter flights, microlight flights, cruises, village tours, game drives, white water rafting, canoeing and bungee jumping. With the hotel’s assistance, you have the option to customise your adventure.
A wide selection of excursions
Customise your adventure
Team delivers the best possible experience

Helicopter flights/microlight flights

View the mighty Victoria Falls in a helicopter or microlight flight. The Zambezi River flows slowly south, with hippos and crocodiles clearly visible in the shallow waters. Herds of elephants graze on bright green islands just before the water that crashes over the falls.

Sunset cruise

Sail along the Zambezi River boundary of the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. Hippos, crocodiles and a wide range of African birdlife can be seen on land and in the water. Other wildlife sightings include elephants, giraffes, buffaloes and bucks. Learn from a knowledgeable guide as the sun sets in this spectacular environment.

Culture tours

Tour the nearby historic town of Livingstone. Preserving the arts and culture of Zambia is paramount and reflected in its museum. Discover an interesting collection of famous explorer David livingstons personal items. The Railway and Jewish Museums also house fascinating exhibitions on settlers in the area.

Victoria Falls walks

As a guest at Royal Livingstone Hotel by Anantara, you will enjoy free access to Victoria Falls. Just five minutes away, take a stroll to one of the seven wonders of the world.

Livingstone Island

Located at the centre of the Zambezi River, this activity offers a high adrenaline experience. Twist and turn through the rushing water to reach this protected area - open to only 16 people at a time. You can also experience the ultimate infinity pool – Devil’s pool – with amazing views over the 100m drop. Trips are seasonal and depend on water levels.

Game drives

On this drive, you will see a wide variety of African wildlife up close from an open 4x4 vehicle. Highly trained guides will drive you through the Mosi-oa Tunya National Park on your adventure. Watch white rhino, buffalo and antelope in their natural habitat. Enjoy elephant encounters along the way.

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Get as close as you can get to the Victoria Falls, one of the world's greatest wonders by standing the Victoria Falls Knife Edge Bridge
The spectacular banks of the Zambezi River provide an ideal spot for a picnic. Soak up the sights and sounds as you savour a gourmet hamper made especially for you. Recline overlooking the Zambezi River or in the shade of the monkey tree.
Enjoy a grand arrival by water taxi across a peaceful stretch of the Zambezi, a service unique to The Royal Livingstone. Take in the sights of wildlife roaming the banks and the call of wild migratory birds.
Gaze down on the mighty Victoria Falls from the air on a microlight flight. The huge Zambezi River flows slowly south, with hippos and crocodiles clearly visible in the shallow waters. Elephants graze on bright green islands just before the water that crashes over the falls. Marvel at the zig-zagging funnel of gorges that the water sprays into.

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Mosi-oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone
Mosi-oa-Tunya Road, Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Zambia
Open today: 10:30-22:30
Sun10:30-22:30
Mon10:30-22:30
Tue10:30-22:30
Wed10:30-22:30
Thu10:30-22:30
Fri10:30-22:30
Sat10:30-22:30
+260 978 777044, +260 978 777045, +260 978 777046
PO Box 60151, Livingstone, Zambia

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