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Jolly­boys Back­pack­ers & Camp

The back­packer place and the camp are in Liv­ing­stone, about 2 km apart. The back­pack­ers’ is for younger trav­ellers; the camp is more suited to fam­i­lies.

Camp­ing at Jolly­boys Back­pack­ers US$9 (R126) per per­son; dorm ac­com­mo­da­tion from US$12 (R169) per per­son; three-sleeper room with shared ablu­tion fa­cil­i­ties US$50 (R703); dou­ble en suite room US$65 (R913) per night.

Camp­ing at Jolly­boys Camp US$7 (R98) per per­son; dou­ble room with shared ablu­tion fa­cil­i­ties US$40 (R562) per night; dou­ble room with pri­vate bath­room US$55 (R773) per night. Four-sleeper fam­ily room US$80 (R1 124) per night. GPS: S17.848009 E25.85422 (Jolly­boys Back­pack­ers); S17.85496 E25.86169 (Jolly­boys Camp) Con­tact: 00 260 213 324 229 (back­pack­ers’); 00 260 213 324 756 (camp);

back­pack­zam­bia.com that goes to the bor­der post and Vic Falls. Maramba is on a small branch of the Zam­bezi River and ele­phants of­ten move through the camp.

Camp­ing (photo above) US$10 (R140) per adult; US$5 (R70) per child aged 6 – 11; free for chil­dren un­der 6. Tents with beds US$55 (R773) per night for two peo­ple. Sa­fari tents US$97 (R1 363) per night for two peo­ple. Chalets US$123 (R1 728) per night for two.

You can also book ac­tiv­i­ties here. GPS: S17.88912 E25.85521 Con­tact: 00 260 213 324 189;

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The Vic­to­ria Falls Water­front

This lodge is about 5 km south of Liv­ing­stone, next to the Zam­bezi. Camp­ing US$12 (R169) per per­son. Per­ma­nent tent US$44 (R618) per night for two adults; US$32 (R450) per child aged 3 – 11; free for chil­dren un­der 3. Four-sleeper fam­ily room US$200 (R2 810) per night, break­fast in­cluded. These are the low-sea­son rates.

The lodge has swim­ming pools, a bar and a pizza oven on the deck. It’s also the Saf­par head of­fice, where you can book all your adren­a­line out­ings.

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