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Xugana Island Lodge, situated on the shaded fringe of the island, accommodates just 16 guests in reed and thatch lagoon-facing en-suite chalets with private viewing decks. Xugana Island has one of the most spectacular views of the Okavango Delta as its location on the edge of the Xugana Lagoon adds value to this setting. Accommodation at Xugana Island Lodge is on a fully inclusive basis. All meals, beverages and guided activities are included in the cost of your stay. Experience the heart of the Okavango Delta on guided boat, mokoro and walking activities.
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Maun Airport105 km
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

When you fly to Xugana Lodge you will be met and taken by boat to the Lodge, which is situated on an island in the Okavango Delta. This proved to be one of the most relaxing places we stayed in Southern Africa with our room/chalet...More

Thank ChrisA3274
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ChrisA3274 Thank you for your excellent review from your stay at Xugana Island Lodge, you have managed to summarize the true essence of the safari experience with us. I am glad you enjoyed this little gem and got to relax and take it all...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

A Great location on the Okavango Delta for this quite rustic camp with a unique exclusive location. Wonderful boating activities on the various lagoons providing a magnificent wildlife and safari experience.More

Thank QuintonConroy
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 30 October 2018

Dear QuintonConroy Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us from your stay at Xugana Island Lodge. I am pleased you had a wonderful time and the boating allowed for excellent game viewing and experiences. Thank you for staying with us and we look...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Great staff, luxury rooms, good food, Great Guide (Flame). Great way to add a water safari to your itinerary . Night jeep safari and walking safari was added bonus. Swimming pool was delicious and daily laundry was wonderful. Fun bar to hang out with everyone...More

Thank sholtzman
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 29 October 2018

Dear sholtzman Thank you for yet another great review from one of our camps, this time from Xugana Island Lodge. I am pleased you enjoyed the night drives, this always adds a different dynamic to your stay in camp and the pool is a sanctuary...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

If you are looking for a great Delta Experience, this is the lodge. Starting from the time you get down the flight, your experience starts. The location of this lodge is great. Views are amazing. Activities are great. The only criticism is, when guests arrive...More

Thank Vinod929
Reviewed 12 September 2018

started with our pick up at the airstrip by our guide Slade then loaded onto a 16 foot aluminum skiff for a ride to the lodge...ahhh, I was already hooked. The room, the food, the fabulous staff and our amazing guide Slade made this truly...More

2  Thank Kauaibruce50
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 13 September 2018

Dear Kauaibruce50 Thank you for staying with us at Xugana Island Lodge. It is always so wonderful to hear from our guests experiences. I am pleased you had a great stay with us and that your experience was nothing less than 5 star. I will...More

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Olaf L
2 June 2016|
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Dear Olaf Xugana is one of my personal favorite water-activity-only lodges in Botswana. It is such a special location! You will be traveling during peak season, so regular/nominal rack rates are US$920 per person sharing... More
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"Room N°2 is very nice with great view. Thanks to all staff who are so kind."
28 Aug 2018
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"We stayed in Room 1 closest to the lodge. No noise except the birds and the Hippo under our room one night..."
24 Jul 2018
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"all the cabins are fine"
20 Jul 2018
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"All rooms are great, but as you are out at sunset, the best rooms are 1, 2 where you get to see the sunrise"
5 Apr 2018
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