aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Terrace/patio

Overview of aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

4.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
Riverside Drive, Off Sichango Road, Livingstone, 1111

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMaramba Cultural Museum17 min walk
  • Popular LocationLivingstone Reptile Park7 min drive
  • Popular LocationRailway Museum8 min drive
  • AirportLivingstone (LVI)15 min drive

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About this area

Livingstone

Located in Livingstone, aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa is near the airport and on a river. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park and Victoria Falls National Park, while Maramba Cultural Museum and Railway Museum are cultural highlights. Livingstone Reptile Park and Devil's Pool are also worth visiting. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives and game viewing.

What's nearby

  • Maramba Cultural Museum - 17 min walk
  • Livingstone Reptile Park - 7 min drive
  • Railway Museum - 8 min drive
  • Devil's Pool - 24 min drive
  • Victoria Falls - 42 min drive

Getting around

  • Livingstone (LVI) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Victoria Falls Waterfront - 14 min walk
  • Golden leaf - 7 min drive
  • Fezbar - 7 min drive
  • Café Zambezi - 7 min drive
  • Da Canton - 8 min drive

About this property

aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa

Riverfront hotel with full-service spa and fitness center
A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite.
Aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa offers 72 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Satellite television is provided. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

The David Livingstone Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 7 AM - 6 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Kalai Restaurant

Things to do

  • Boat tours
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar in shower
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
1 child, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: ZMW 190 per person, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Partner property access
  • Shuttle service
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room bottled water
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Valet parking
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Housekeeping

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZMW 160 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZMW 160.00 (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests under 10 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Livingstone Lodge Safari
Livingstone Safari Lodge
Three Cities David Livingstone
Three Cities David Livingstone Safari
Three Cities David Livingstone Safari Lodge
Three Cities David Safari
Three Cities David Safari Lodge
David Livingstone Safari Lodge
David Safari Lodge
David Livingstone Safari
David Livingstone Safari Hotel Livingstone
David Livingstone Safari Lodge And Spa
aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa Hotel
aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa Livingstone
aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa Hotel Livingstone

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 111 out of 169 reviews
5 - Excellent 66%
Rating 4 - Good. 41 out of 169 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 169 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 169 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 169 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Highly recommended
Amazing place to stay. Great breakfast with huge variety of foods to choose from. Lunch and dinner menus reasonably priced with excellent choice. Outstandingly comfortable room overlooking the Zambezi. Woken up to sounds of hippos
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Bug Spray Required
The staff were helpful and attentive. The rooms were all clean and comfortable though showing age. The air conditioner worked (Hurray!) and no monkeys found the way into our room. The restaurant food was well prepared and timely served. The variety of drinks and such were sufficient.He selections for vegetarians were slim and for vegan pretty much non-existent. A gluten free vegan would have pretty much been left to a salad. But the kitchen knows its market. The "chips" were called "fries" and the ketchup was Heinz. The burgers came with bacon and didn't pretend to be something special. The biggest "surprise" which may have been simply my mistake is that (1) the tip is included in the bill when you charge it to the room (doesn't reflect on the restaurant receipt) so I ended up tipping twice; and (2) the "airport transfer" was neither free nor arranged without hassle. I had to pay half again more than taxi rate to go there and back. So, as the Gen Z might say ..."my bad" . The riverfront location is marvelous but as with all things on the Zambezi the biting insects were not nearly as charming. Bring real bug spray (100% DEET) and plenty of it. The dining rooms are all outside exposed to the elements.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019