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Tabonina Guesthouse

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3 Maisoko Road, Nottie Broad PO Box 61284, Livingstone 20100 Zambia
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#1 of 52 B&Bs / Inns in Livingstone
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Situated close to the Victoria Falls, one of the biggest wonders of the world, Tabonina Guesthouse is a secure, cosy and relaxing guesthouse located in the peaceful Nottie Broad area of Livingstone, only a short walk away from the town centre. Set in a beautiful mango tree garden, Tabonina Guesthouse consists of nine en-suite rooms and two non en suite rooms, with an ablution block nearby, a breakfast/dinner area, a sitting room equipped with large flat screen TV, a swimming pool, a gazebo with pool table for drinks and games, and a self-catering kitchen.
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Free parking
Free internet
Pool
Free breakfast
Billiards
Darts
Airport transportation
BBQ facilities
Secured parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Taxi service
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Safe
Bottled water
Refrigerator
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French
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Aaron G wrote a review Feb 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands609 contributions130 helpful votes
We enjoyed our stay at the guesthouse. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly. They were helpful organizing tours or taxis and whatever you needed. I didn’t love the rooms and the location is slightly removed from restaurants etc. It is a nice place and is as advertised but just not quite five stars. Also, why does no one ever have change ?
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Response from Tabo2004, Owner at Tabonina Guesthouse
Responded 24 Feb 2020
Many thanks for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Tabonina Guesthouse. That’s right, we are not in the center of the center, while still very central in view of Livingstone configuration. In order to get to the restaurants, one can either walk (25-30mn) and get a taxi back (about $3), or order a taxi (which we can do) if one does not wish to walk. It would have been helpful to know why you did not like the rooms. But what do you mean by “one never has change”? We always give the correct change to our guests when they pay for their stay or the extras they may have ordered. I am not sure I understand your remark there.
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MermaidOnTheMove wrote a review Feb 2020
20 contributions3 helpful votes
I can't say enough about the Tabonina Guesthouse! From the moment we arrived, we felt like family. The staff is wonderful - so kind and attentive, the grounds are beautiful and well maintained, and you have access to everything. The property is simple and cozy. The breakfast was light and refreshing and the pool was wonderful!
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Response from Tabo2004, Owner at Tabonina Guesthouse
Responded 13 Feb 2020
You’ve said a lot! Many thanks for your very kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Tabonina Guesthouse.
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zeton wrote a review Feb 2020
United Kingdom20 contributions1 helpful vote
Very good place to stay. Friendly owner and staff. Very Helpful ! You can book hear all atraction and trips in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. Very good and quiet location. Very good breakfast ! Recommended !
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Response from Tabo2004, Owner at Tabonina Guesthouse
Responded 13 Feb 2020
Thanks a mil for this very kind review. We are very happy you had a pleasant and busy stay with us at Tabonina Guesthouse.
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Danny V wrote a review Feb 2020
Utrecht, The Netherlands24 contributions
Piece of paradise in busy Livingstone. Staff very well organised and very friendly. They make a good pot of fresh coffee 👍 everything very clean. Breakfast was good and included. Will come back for sure
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Tabo2004, Owner at Tabonina Guesthouse
Responded 13 Feb 2020
Many thanks for your generous review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to welcoming you again to Tabonina Guesthouse.
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ATVM wrote a review Feb 2020
Lilongwe, Malawi7 contributions6 helpful votes
Tabonina is a beautiful little lodge which has everything you need whether you are travelling for business or pleasure. It is close to town in a nice neighbourhood. The rooms are clean and comfortable, staff are fantastic and the owners are hands on. It is very affordable and excellent value for money. I have no hesitation in wholeheartedly recommending it! Ps: might be worth booking directly for slightly discounted rates compared to online offer
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from Tabo2004, Owner at Tabonina Guesthouse
Responded 13 Feb 2020
Many thanks for your very kind review. Delighted you find Tabonina Guesthouse homely, that’s the idea!
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PRICE RANGE
US$51 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ZambiaSouthern ProvinceLivingstone
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tabonina Guesthouse
Which popular attractions are close to Tabonina Guesthouse?
Nearby attractions include Victoria Falls (0.3 miles), Devil's Pool (1.6 miles), and Livingstone Museum (0.9 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Tabonina Guesthouse?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Tabonina Guesthouse?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Tabonina Guesthouse?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Tabonina Guesthouse?
Conveniently located restaurants include Golden Leaf, Ocean Basket Livingstone, and Kubu Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Tabonina Guesthouse?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Tabonina Guesthouse have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Tabonina Guesthouse offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Tabonina Guesthouse located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 miles away from the centre of Livingstone.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Tabonina Guesthouse?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and French.