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    The River Club

    Farm 1519A, Nakatindi Road | Simonga, Livingstone 60469, Zambia
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 13 February 2015

    We spent three days at the River Club to celebrate my wife's birthday. Peter, Sue and all the staff made this a memorable occasion. They arranged for us to arrive at the hotel by boat, and we were upgraded to the Princess Royal Suite. This...More

    2  Thank Symonds21
    Response from PeterROJones, Owner at The River ClubResponded 16 February 2015

    Dear Symonds21 Sue and all the staff join me in thanking you for your great review on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. It was an absolute pleasure to have hosted you here and to have been able to help you celebrate the special...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2015

    If you don't look too closely, everything looks pretty good. But upon closer inspection, you notice that things are starting to get a little run down, long in the tooth, and almost shabby. Our room was never properly cleaned in the 3 nights we were...More

    3  Thank MojitosMom
    Response from PeterROJones, Owner at The River ClubResponded 8 February 2015

    Hi MojitosMom Thank you for taking the time to write your review and thank you for the positives you mentioned. I am saddened that you found your overall stay disappointing. It makes none of us happy to know that you left dissatisfied. The lodge is...More

    Reviewed 27 November 2014

    The River club is the best location starting point for your safari. It is the bridge between European style to African safari style. Saterday evening we had a very entertaining diner with all the Hotel guests and Peter, the owner, who started sharing awazing stories...More

    1  Thank Robi D
    Response from PeterROJones, Owner at The River ClubResponded 29 November 2014

    Dear Robi D Thank you for your review and for your generous recommendation. The Do Nothing Activity by the pool gazing over the great Zambezi River is an absolute winner! It is a great way to acclimatize before heading off on safari into the African...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    After a very long journey from Scotland it was wonderful to be met by boat for a wee trip down the Zambezi to the River Club. From beginning to end we enjoyed our stay. The warm welcome, delicious food, lovely accommodation and amazing location made...More

    1  Thank suefehill
    Response from PeterROJones, Owner at The River ClubResponded 30 October 2014

    Dear Suefehill Many thanks for your kind review on TA. The staff and I are delighted to hear that we provided a great start to your holiday in Africa. A huge thanks to you for choosing to come and spend your time with us in...More

    Reviewed 19 October 2014

    Without a doubt this is one of the most breathtaking and exotic locations, we have ever experienced. Situated above the Zambezi River, the River Club is a colonial era camp with luxurious chalet suites. Gazing from our suite or from the veranda of the homestead...More

    Thank ColoradoTraveler75
    Response from PeterROJones, Owner at The River ClubResponded 22 October 2014

    Dear ColoradoTraveler75 Thank you for your most gracious review on TripAdvisor. It was a real pleasure to have been able to host you at the lodge and it makes so worthwhile when all that has been done here is enjoyed and appreciated. At the end...More

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    Susan M
    12 February 2017|
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    Response from Peter J | Property representative |
    Dear Susan, We provide bottled water for you to drink and all the water the the rooms used for showers, baths etc has been filtered and is absolutely fine, even for cleaning teeth. We spray the hotel surrounds twice a... More
    29 September 2016|
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    Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
    Depends on time of year. We went late July 2016 and paid around $925 for the 2 of us which included everything. Loved, loved, loved it.
    29 September 2016|
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    Response from PeterSulli | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea. Try the website. It depends on whether you are Zambian, African, have a 'deal' and many other factors. Bargain!
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    "All Suites face the Mighty Zambezi River...So they are all good"
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