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Private Bag 31, Livingstone Zambia See on map
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tongabezi is breathtakingly beautiful. From the moment we were picked up from the airport we felt relaxed and at home. After being given our introductory tour we settled into our river cottage, an absolutely beautiful cottage with a stunning view. Our personal valet was Brenda...More

Thank spannerwingnut
Response from Tongabezi, Guest Relations Manager at TongabeziResponded 6 days ago

We were delighted to have you here for your ‘mini-moon’ (what a great name)! Thank you for taking the time to write us a lovely review. It is wonderful to know that you appreciated the romantic and tranquil setting along with the wonderful service that...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

There really aren't words to describe this place!! We stayed here as part of our honeymoon and we couldn't have been happier. The service was unbelievable and the best we have ever experienced, our valet Matron was so wonderful and looked after us both so...More

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Response from Tongabezi, Guest Relations Manager at TongabeziResponded 3 June 2018

Greetings! This is such a heartfelt review – thank you for sharing your experience at Tongabezi with others. We appreciate that you made mention of so many of the team who contributed to your unforgettable honeymoon! We are often told that our team is one...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 3 days in this lovely lodge on the banks of the Tongabezi River. We chose to stay at the Dog House which is very well decorated. The meals and the wines are of good quality. At Dog House we had the butler...More

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Response from Tongabezi, Guest Relations Manager at TongabeziResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your time in the Dog House, and that Forbes provided you with excellent service. Thank you too for your feedback regarding the Wifi and the minibar. We will be sure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The accommodations, the location on the Zambezi river, the sunrises and sunsets, and most importantly the staff made this trip an experience we will never forget. Everything from A to Z was top notch and first class. My biggest fear for our trip was the...More

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Response from Tongabezi, Guest Relations Manager at TongabeziResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for writing us such a lovely review. We are so happy to see that you enjoyed our magical setting and that the staff made your stay memorable. We do take pride in our lovely gardens and in growing healthy, local food,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve spent 2 nights at the Tongabezi Lodge for our honeymoon: definitely not enough! The spot is probably one of the most romantic we’ve ever visited: amazing view on the Zambezi (hypo can be heard from the room’s terrasse), the sunset and the sunrise have...More

Thank Martine H
Response from Tongabezi, Guest Relations Manager at TongabeziResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings! It is always our pleasure to be the choice for your honeymoon destination! And what makes us even happier is to see that you had a wonderful time with us on such an important occasion. We are glad you find us as romantic as...More

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Tongabezi Lodge is a romantic hideaway on the banks of the Zambezi River just upstream of Victoria Falls. Our friendly team welcomes guests to a selection of houses and cottages, each beautifully styled with furniture and embellishments from all over Africa. Guests can dine beside the river or on their private terrace. Privately owned and run, Tongabezi combines an exclusive ambience with the legendary warmth and hospitality of the people of Zambia.

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US$1,067 - US$1,712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ZambiaSouthern ProvinceLivingstone
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30 May 2018|
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Response from morellibruno | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't an option for us in January the water was too high. It would of been an amazing experience though.
11 January 2018|
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Response from Tongabezi | Property representative |
Do remember to get a KAZA (multiple entry) visa if you plan to see the Falls from Zimbabwe or visit Chobe National Park in Botswana!
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"All rooms overlook the amazing Zambezi River and offer awesome sunsets."
3 weeks ago
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"All rooms are outstanding"
3 weeks ago
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"They are all good, bird house is a little warmer during winter time"
22 Aug 2018
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"Room III was excellent"
28 Jul 2018
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