Fawlty Towers

Fawlty Towers Backpackers Lodge & Guest-house was voted best backpackers in Zambia 2015 by Hostelworld and winner of a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Fawlty Towers is only 8km from the stunning Victoria Falls and a stone's throw away from the supermarket and Livingstone's most popular restaurants, bars, cafés, bureau de change, banks, atms and taxis.

The Lodge has a relaxed atmosphere; with lush, green, private gardens shaded by mango trees, a crystal clear swimming pool, a bar, free wifi, a boutique salon, a sauna ,BBQ facilities, a self-catering kitchen and an in-house cook famous for his home cooking and for his free pancakes which are served daily. Fawlty Towers has an activities office and can help you to plan and book (at operator rates) any of the many activities in and around Livingstone. We only book with the best!

Fawlty Towers welcomes a variety of age groups (regret no children under 5 years) offering dormitory accommodation to those on a budget and private rooms including Deluxe Suites to those who prefer private accommodation. The lodge also takes bookings for groups and can cater for your specific needs.

Fawlty Towers provides free airport pick-ups on request (between 8h00 - 17h00 Mon - Fri and off lunchtime flights on Saturdays and Sundays) as well as a free daily shuttle to the Victoria Falls.

“An oasis in the heart of Livingstone'” (Lonely Planet)

Deluxe Double / Twin ensuite @ USD 70 per room per night
Standard Double / Twin en-suite @ USD 45 per room per night
Standard Basic Twin ensuite @ USD 35 per room per night
4 Bunk-Bed en-suite @ USD 55 per room per night (equivalent to USD 13.75 per person sharing)
Dorm bed @ USD 12 per bed per night


  • Free Airport Pick Up on Arrival
  • Free Morning Shuttle to the Victoria Falls
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Pancakes every afternoon
  • Free Tea and Coffee All Day
  • 24 hour security
  • Safe Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pool Table
  • DSTV in the bar
  • Pamper Me Day Salon
  • Residents Bar