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    Livingstone Lodge

    Port Lympne Aldington Road, Lympne CT21 4PD, England
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    Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

    Matt, my boyfriend, arranged this trip for my 21st birthday and what an experience we had!! Our ranger, Jack, has so much knowledge about the animals and wildlife it was mind blowing!! Food at the lodge was amazing and the bed was super comfy! Would...More

    Thank Rosie S
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Rosie S, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Livingstone Lodge. We hope you had a fabulous Birthday and are really pleased that you had such a great time while staying with us. We would love to see you on...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

    Cannot find enough words to express what a wonderful time we had at Livingstone Lodge. David, Holly and Ellie were incredible hosts,the accommodation and food were excellent and the animals are the stars. The only downside of our time was the appalling bank holiday weather...More

    Thank Firsttimer507
    Response from HowlettsPortLympne, Manager at Livingstone LodgeResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Firsttimer507, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Livingstone Lodge. We are sorry your experience was with typical English bank holiday weather 'wet' but even with the wet weather we are pleased you had such a good time while staying...More

    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

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    • US$597 - US$612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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    Buffster81
    24 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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    "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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    "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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