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“great property to visit Victoria Falls”

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Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone
Ranked #5 of 18 Hotels in Livingstone
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stayed two nights and visited Victoria falls on a day trip. We also went to a game reserve where we got to see white Rhinos!

The breakfast was great.. Rooms were clean and well maintained. There are several restaurants in town which can be easily accessed by taxi. I would recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed: October 2017, travelled as a couple
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Thank Ram232
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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Ram232,

Thank you for your positive feedback. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the great breakfast and clean rooms. Please be assured that we will congratulate the STAFF for their exemplary service.

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcome you back again soon.

Kind regards,
Tanya s.

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The Hotel is great for the business visits . the staff is really friendly. The food is good, Cupachinos -Great!

Overall I can only say it is good. The issue is the location next to the railway. Early Train and late night passing did bother with noise.

The real issue was the mosquitos...yes it is Africa, but you expect from Mariit that the room will be free of mosquitos. I would recommend that staff ensure upon cleaning to ensure all mosquitos are killed and rooms are sprayed -teach them to spray above curtains and dark corners. After killing around 15 mosquitos, the room was great. Nice hot showers and Wifi is good.

Possible Experience and Critic also positive.

Stayed: October 2017, travelled on business
Thank Bernardvt
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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Dear Bernardvt,

Thank you for your positive feedback regarding our friendly STAFF and good food.

It was our pleasure to accommodate and we hope to have the privilege of welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards,
Tanya S.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

stayed for 2 nights while attending a business meeting. The room was comfortable and fresh! The courtyard is breath-taking, lots of water features, hats off to the gardener! it was relaxing to sit in the courtyard area, listening to the sounds of the water fountains.
Breakfast was good, freshly prepared....a plus considering the blistering heat with summer temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius. Was disappointed with the crockery though...It is white china that has become dis-coloured so that it seems as though it was not thoroughly cleaned and honestly a little disgusting!
The staff were very helpful and attentive to clients, which was excellent.

  • Stayed: October 2017, travelled on business
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Thank PatriciaChilaisha
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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Dear Patricia,

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the clean rooms, good breakfast buffet and our helpful and attentive STAFF.

It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards,
Tanya S.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Our stay at Protea Hotel in Livingston was wonderful. The hotel is located in a central location to the falls and national park. The hotel grounds are immaculate. The restaurant on site has a full menu for lunch and dinner at reasonable prices. Our breakfast buffet was bountiful with lots of choices of fresh fruits and pastries, as well as a chef on staff to cook omelets and eggs to order. Our room was comfortable and clean.

Room Tip: Two story hotel without elevators, but the staff helps with luggage so it wasn't a problem.
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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
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Thank AnnaLiisaNobleton
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ProteaLVI, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Anna Liisa,

Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay. We are delighted to receive your compliments. Please be assured that we will congratulate our STAFF for doing such an outstanding job!

It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcome you back again soon.

Kind regards,
Tanya S.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Seem to have improved generally now part of the Marriott group but this is the best Protea hotel In which I have stayed. Clean and comfortable, good service, keen staff, good food and fast internet. Good value for money too.

Stayed: October 2017, travelled on business
Thank Mark B
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Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone

Address: Plot 2110 Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
Region: Zambia > Southern Province > Livingstone
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 18 Hotels in Livingstone
Price Range: HK$1,235 - HK$1,977 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone 3*
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone is a Livingstone hotel located on the outskirts of the city, the tourism capital of Zambia. We sit adjacent to the Falls Park shopping and entertainment complex, so there is never a shortage of things to do around. Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone offers deluxe rooms with air-conditioning, tea/coffee making facilities, electronic safes, electronic door locks, telephone and DSTV. There is an in-house restaurant, bar, swimming pool and two conferencing facilities. The famous Victoria Falls is a mere 10kms from the hotel, making Protea Hotel by Marriott Livingstone the perfect venue for sight-seeing and more. Nearby leisure activities include bungee jumping, white water rafting, fishing, helicopter rides, golf, game viewing, gorge swing, a crocodile park and many more. ... more   less 
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