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Kalahari Arms Hotel

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ghanzi truly feels like the middle of nowhere, and we were apprehensive about what exactly we would find on arrival at the hotel. We were pleasantly surprised. The accommodation is clean, the staff attentive and the food interesting. The menu was huge and we ordered spaghetti bolognaise which was very tasty, but nothing like traditional spaghetti. Although there is supposed...

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Gaborone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is ideally located next to a shopping complex where one has access to banking facilities. The banks are a minute walk away from hotel. The hotel is suitable for family outing where game meat is in abundance. The rooms are super clean and hotel staff are generally nice. free Wifi is valid for 4 hours only.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms were perfectly clean and comfortable. The food however was poor. The menu is probably too big they should keep it simple everything was over done Staff were friendly and helpful but not well trained. The noise all night from a overhead speaker was disruptive loud and ruined what could have been a comfortable overnight stay.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stays overnight going from Swakopmund to Maun; the front is a bit misleading as there are good accommodation at the back. We had a chalet for three people, two rooms - four beds. For the price you pay this place is great, centrally located close to the shopping center. There is a nice pool, a braii area and a small...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Basic hotel. Exceptionally clean. Rooms well maintained. Air con worked well. Restaurant and bar well stocked and good selection on the menu. Food was good. Service was good. After a couple of days in the Central Kalahari this is heaven !

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Last hotel in Botswana before entering Namibia. Bar fine but a bit slow on service. Chalets a bit dated but comfortable. Restaurant is ok but a little dis-organised. Outdoor pool looked good but lots of leaves around.

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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Kalahari arms is a gem in the midst of a somewhat deppressed area. The executive room was very spacious and comfortable, with a bathroom you can move around in. A restaurant / bar and liquor store are on the premises. The grounds are beautifully landscaped with a large inviting pool. The restaurant food was reasonable in price and quality. Very...

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent service but poor Internet connectivity but the general appearance of the hotel is quite appealing. The location of the hotel is also good and accessibility to basic facilities also possible from the hotel

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Swakopmund, Namibia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a nice, easy to find, stop over when driving from Namibia to Botswana north or east. The hotel offers breakfast and dinners for the late arrivals or early departures. Rooms are basic but water is warm and the beds are super comfy. And very safe parking.

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Franschhoek, South Africa
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Rooms are clean but dated. staff is not helpful at all... Food was very bad, could not sleep because I had a running stomach... Didn't even tried breakfast... Their is no reason to stay over at this place, overrated... Their must be better places in Ghanzi, if not, just continue and pass Ghanzi...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Kalahari Arms Hotel

Address: P.O Box 29, Ghanzi, Botswana
Region: Botswana > Ghanzi District > Ghanzi
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“Rooms connected to the hotel are noisier that the outside accommodation.”
DawnFryer, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“The swimming pool offer travellers time to cool off and unwind during Botswana blistering hot weather.”
cmolongwane, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Take a room away from the reception area. This area can be noisy from the street side.”
SafariM, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The executive room-super!”
scissors2, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms around the pool are very nice.”
P304JQjoes, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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