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    Livingstone Lodge

    Port Lympne Aldington Road, Lympne CT21 4PD, England
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    “watering hole” (46 reviews)
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    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    What an absolute treat! From our arrival early in Port Lympne Reserve to leaving Howletts Wild Animal Park the next day we could not fault the staff or accomodation. Our safari ride from the main park to the tents was lead by Rebecca who gave...More

    Thank Lucy F
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Lucy F, 'wow' what a fantastic review!! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback. It is an absolute pleasure for us to see that our guests enjoy their stay at Livingstone Lodge so much. We look forward to seeing...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    What a fabulous experience! We stayed in Gorilla Lodge which was a front row tent with en-suite and a heater to keep it cozy and an extremely comfy bed. Wonderful views of zebra, wildebeest, antelope and deer right outside your veranda. Very close to the...More

    Thank Carole G
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear caroleE4202ZH, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Livingstone Lodge. We are so pleased that you had such a wonderful stay with us and hope to see you again in the near future, either at Livingstone Lodge or maybe one...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    My wife and I spent a night at this tented camp; there is a 'safari' at 4pm (a trip in a 4x4 with a very knowledgeable guide (David) through the wildlife estate. you then check into your tent - which is a permanent erection with...More

    Thank Richard N
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Livingstone Lodge/Cottage Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 19 April 2017

    Dear Richard N, Thank you on behalf of the Livingstone for taking the time to review Livingstone Lodge. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time while staying with us and love to see you again on a return visit to Livingstone lodge...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    We had the most amazing time at Livingstone Lodge! Gorgeous views from our tent at the watering hole with free roaming Wildebeest among other animals living in harmony 😊 the accommodation was 1st class in our heated tent with an en suit (which I would...More

    Thank DarkAngel75
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Livingstone Lodge/Cottage Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 19 April 2017

    Dear DarkAngel75, Thank you for taking the time to review Livingstone Lodge. We are thrilled that you had such a wonderful stay to celebrate your husbands 40th birthday, and would love to see you on a return visit. Kind regards The Livingstone Team

    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    It was my Sons 18th Birthday recently, and I wanted to find something a little different for him. I saw the night Safari on Facebook and decided to book for him, my mother and myself. We arrived at Port Lympne and everything was fabulous from...More

    Thank lesleymilton
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 12 December 2016

    Dear Lesley, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your evening at Livingstone Lodge restaurant. We are pleased that you enjoyed your evening celebrating your son's 18th Birthday. Livingstone Lodge re-opens for the new season on 1st April 2017, we would...More

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    About
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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$594 - US$612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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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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    "Zebra and eland tents have communal showers. . Could do with cleaning up the spiders and web. Otherwise good..."
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    "The front row has the best views and has an ensuite"
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    "I think Rhino gives the best views!!"
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    "Ask for a lodge in the front row and one with en-suite facilities (some share a communal block)."
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