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    Jollyboys International Backpackers

    34 Kanyanta Road | PO Box 61088, Livingstone, Zambia
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    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    Stayed with group of 20 young women in 2 different dorms + 2 private rooms. Excellent check in, accommodating to our late arrival. Really great at coordinating our safari and activities (activities quite expensive though, US and Kwatcha cash). Excursions were pricey but WORTH IT!!...More

    Thank tkfrowni
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 12 June 2017

    Many thanks Ksmiles and the rest of the jolly girls! We strive to keep our menu as varied, tasty, filling and reasonable as possible. Yes - the nightlife is somewhat spread around the small town; we always recommend taking local taxis at night in Livingstone...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    We stayed there for 2 nights before moving to Zimbabwe Victoria Falls town for another 2 nights. The vibe in common area was great - a lounge area, bar area and pool area. Wifi internet was only available in the bar area, though. The staff...More

    Thank Kudu_Traveller
    Response from MichZIMZAM, General Manager at Jollyboys International BackpackersResponded 19 June 2017

    Thank you Kudu_Traveller, we appreciate your feedback. We are in the process of updating our rooms and giving them a facelift, we are sorry to hear the smell disturbed you. We have had fans aerating the room, so this should have passed now. I have...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Had a nice room in the back and a comfortable bed. It was my first time but my wife had been there several times. Friendly staff and good food. I will make a point of staying there on the next medical mission trip. It is...More

    Thank Neveragain_coj
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    We rocked up at Jolly Boys without a booking and they were able to accommodate us without any problems. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The restaurant/bar served very delicious and affordable burgers, breakfast wasn't bad either. Wife says smoothies were great too! The...More

    Thank Bash T
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    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    Best place to stay. Well organized, nice swimming pool, room are clean and comfortable, excellent staff. They organize daily trip around the falls. We had a super Sunset Cruise in the Zambesi River. Probably the best place in Livingstone!!!!

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    Shamiso D
    16 March 2017|
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    Response from Ashley B | Reviewed this property |
    Yep. It is possible.I stayed at The Backpackers camp. They were super great about responding to all of my lodging questions.
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    12 January 2017|
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    Response from Dring D | Reviewed this property |
    The mixed dorm room I stayed has AC.
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    4 January 2017|
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    Response from Hester W | Property representative |
    Dear JS-BBW, Thanks for your question and awesome you're going to be in Livingstone in a week! Camping at Jollyboys Backpackers is US$ 9 per person per night. Please feel free to find on us on the world wide web and... More
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