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Okavango River Lodge

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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“lively bar”(3 reviews)
“stray dogs”(2 reviews)
“simple food”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The lodge is good value for money, it is better than the lodge we stayed at earlier during our visit. You'll find basic needs for a family. The staff is friendly and the food is ok. However, the menu can be updated it was too...More

Thank TshenoloR
Reviewed 2 January 2018

When asking the locals in Maun for a place to stay for one night 70% recommended this place. It was Friday night and all the locals were there. Great atmosphere and good food. very busy and festive. service was great considering the power failures that...More

Thank Johan379
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. We were camping in a roof top tent. The campsite itself is pretty average. Not huge pitches without much shade. It's all very open. Overnight there was a lot of noise from the main road. Cars, stray dogs and donkeys....More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We didn't stay at the Okavango River Lodge but we booked a couple of trips with them. They were fantastic! The first was a full day Mokoro trip which was amazing. Our guide, Tibso, was really knowledgeable and got us out of some tricky elephant...More

Thank LakshmiW19
Response from Okavango River ... M, General Manager at Okavango River LodgeResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Guides name is Voice! :)

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous experience staying at Okavango River Lodge. Staff are friendly and everything is well organized. We camped and enjoy our site next to the river with wonderful views. They have a super restaurant with good food. Met other friendly travelers. All together...More

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Response from Okavango River ... M, Manager at Okavango River LodgeResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review! Really happy you appreciated our product.

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Dalene P
31 August 2016|
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Response from AMacAfrica | Reviewed this property |
Yes, campers can use the swimming pool and restaurant. I am not sure about camp site size, didn't have a close look, but they seemed fairly spacious.
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pieter900
29 March 2016|
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Response from Christopher P | Reviewed this property |
If the ablution facilities are important for you (they are not for me) then they were quite poor. Electricity was, as far as I can recall, fine. But other aspects make this my top choice for the Maun area - see my review
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Botlhale R
3 June 2015|
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Response from Christopher P | Reviewed this property |
We booked around 5 months in advance and this seems to be well advised, as some desired dates were already not available. This seems to be the norm for Botswana.
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"Good place to spend your time at the Delta, away from crowdy Maun"
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"The rump was good."
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"Get a camp pitch under the trees close to the river."
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"Not sure about the rooms, I've only enjoyed the bar."
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