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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Smaller than many other lodges, there are just 8 rooms so it was very intimate. The staff were very attentive and friendly, they made us feel so welcome and all of them learnt our names very quickly. The location is superb. I felt really relaxed...More

Thank E5645LDjohnb
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Dear E5645LDjohnb Thank you for the very heart warming review from your stay at Xugana Island Lodge. It sounds like you found your home away from home. I am pleased to read that the staff helped with this. Perhaps we will welcome you back again...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I spent 2 nights at the end of June 2017 & it was SO SO nice and pleasant. No WiFi or phones, but who cares. the Team are super nice and made me, as a solo traveller feel at home and no stigma that I...More

Thank Swho06
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Swho06 So lovely to read a review from one of our guests, who was made to feel part of the family. I will be sure to share the comments with our team, I know they will be pleased to hear that you had a...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Four of us - two couples - spent three days/nights here at the end of May. it was a little rustic/basic in terms of accommodation (no electricity during the night) but in all honesty, that added to the charm and feeling of getting away from...More

Thank ianlawrence2016
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 9 August 2017

Dear ianlawrence2016 Thank you for the lovely review from your stay at Xugana Island Lodge. It seems as though you had a jam packed stay with us and were very lucky to experience the Elephants up close and personal. Such an incredible memory to be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a few days here at the end of January, just before their annual closure. It was ridiculously wet, but that didn't really matter for us. We were in the Okavango for the birds and mid-summer is still the best time for that. We...More

Thank Michael424
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 9 June 2017

Dear Michael424 Thank you for the wonderful review from your stay at Xugana Island Lodge. The location of Xugana makes it a real gem hidden away in the delta. As you have mentioned it has been very wet, as the rainfall this year has been...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Four of us spent 2 nights at this island lodge and were awed by the hospitality and the surroundings. All of the safaris have to be conducted by boat, as guess what, it is on an island in the Okavanga Delta. This delta is unique...More

Thank Winediner923
Response from Riley_81_10, Marketing Assistant at Xugana Island LodgeResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Winediner923 Thank you for the wonderful review from your recent stay at Xugana Island Lodge. The island is a true gem, hidden in the delta. A treat being able to enjoy both water and land activities at this camp. Thank you for highlighting members...More

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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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"All rooms are great, but as you are out at sunset, the best rooms are 1, 2 where you get to see the sunrise"
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"Personally, I would ask for one with a river view."
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"Rooms 1 & 2 have best views."
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"Rooms all have water views"
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