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    Livingstone Lodge

    Port Lympne Aldington Road, Lympne CT21 4PD, England
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    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    We stayed over this Saturday gone. We could not fault the staff or the accommodation. David our guide, Sue and the other staff went out their way to make it as easy and informative as possible. The food was amazing and plenty of it. The...More

    Thank Carly A
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear Carly A, It is wonderful to hear you had such a great experience and comfortable nights sleep with us at Livingstone Lodge, so thank you for taking the time to leave a review. The 4 course meal that is included in the stay at...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    We have just returned from an overnight stay and safari and I cannot praise the whole experience enough. Dave our ranger was outstanding- fun and chatty but clearly well informed and passionate about his job and the reserve. We took the hour and half safari...More

    Thank MrsThomson73
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear MrsThomson73, Thank-you for taking the time to review your experience at Livingstone Lodge and it is so wonderful to hear that you had such a great time. With all guests sitting together at dinner it provides a social and communal experience to allow our...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    My other half was bought this as a birthday present. We had a really wonderful time. From the start all the staff involved were extremely polite, attentive and knowledgeable. Rebecca, our safari guide, took us on lovely journey through the park (including some off-roading) and...More

    Thank coleben
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear coleben, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Livingstone Lodge. All our rangers have a wealth of knowledge about all the species we have at Port Lympne Reserve as well as a passion for conservation, therefore it is great to...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    Excellent experience based stay. The guides were fantastically knowledgeable and extremely friendly as were all their colleagues from the point we arived until we left. The accomodation (semi-permanent tents) was very comfortable with en-suite facilities, a good double bed and electric heating and light. The...More

    Thank Simon B
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear Simon B, We are so glad to hear that you had such a great experience with us at Livingstone Lodge. With a safari ride to the lodge with one of our rangers, whom have an excellent knowledge of all the species we have at...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    Saw this deal via Secret Escapes, well worth it. We had an amazing time, our Tent Rhino was fantastic and very cozy, we was shocked to see no TV in our room/tent LOL but really you do not need it, you have an amazing view...More

    Thank Vicky L
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Guest Relations Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear Vicky L, Thank you for taking the time to leave such wonderful feedback of your time at Livingstone Lodge. Although we don't have TVs in the room we total agree with you in the fact that the view over the African Experience and Romney...More

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    23 June 2017|
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    Response from Richard N | Reviewed this property |
    The main part was a couple of fillets roasted on an open fire; there were also large prawns on the fire - i think the 'African' bit was probably referring to the open fire in the middle of the lodge - we did not have... More
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    Response from 13Pete48 | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't say it would ruin the experience but it could take the edge off it. It depends a lot on how you much you can tolerate wet weather. Also if the weather is hot you're less likely to see the animals who don't like to... More
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    "Choose an ensuite tent, they are at the front so you get the best views"
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    "Elephant is very good for all amenities."
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    "If you are staying at the Lodge , you are staying in a luxury tent."
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    "Zebra and eland tents have communal showers. . Could do with cleaning up the spiders and web. Otherwise good..."
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