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Nxamaseri Lodge

Private Bag 23, Maun, Botswana
Nxamaseri Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Conroe, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I made our second visit to Nxamaseri Island Lodge in September 2014, two years after our first visit. As in 2012, we added three full days at Nxamaseri to a 10 day safari, this time in Kenya. We connected from Nairobi with an overnight in Johannesburg before we flew to Maun, Botswana, on South African Airways, where... More 

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Harare, Zimbabwe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Great place to visit, particularly if you love fishing (in the relevant months) or just to visit other wise. A good birding area too. Tiaan and his team really go out of their way to look after you. I thoroughly enjoyed my time here.

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cairns australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We loved our stay here. Charming host with excellent staff. The food was very good . It is just a beautiful place. The cabins are secluded and surrounded by jungle with monkeys in the trees. At night you could hear hippos grunting in the water nearby. The highlight was tiger fishing and our canoe trip to secret spot . Lots... More 

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very lovely and quinte place into the delta. We really appreciate this place and the ospitality of Tiaan and Tony. Moreover the food is fantastic!! The Rooms are really confortable and the island is full of plants in front of the river.

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Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Just finished two nights at Nxamaseri, and have found paradise. Beautiful en suite tent cabins with private decks look out on the river. Serenaded by birds, heard the hippos call, ate great food at night after a day of fishing and birding. Don't fail to feed the fish eagle! A must do on the upper Okavango. I'm going back.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This small private and remote lodge enjoys some of the most pristine wilderness the delta has to offer. Thanks to our guide Adam who has a lifetime of bush knowledge and also to Tiaan for the relaxed atmosphere and warm reception his team gave us. Tiaan was again of great assistance with my smashed camera lens and offered me his... More 

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Berkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights having been recommended it by a friend and our agent. We were given instructions to meet by the sign at the side of the road to be transported to the island. The border crossing took a bit longer than expected and the directions through the busy area just inside Botswana were a bit lacking... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We stayed at this lodge for two nights. There were three couples travelling Africa. We had a great time. All enjoyed the fishing. My wife does not do much fishing even though we live in tropical Cairns but after she caught her first tiger on lures she became addicted. The rooms are getting a little tired but to site outside... More 

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Masvingo, Zimbabwe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This fantastic small lodge has a lot to offer. Not being either a fisher-person or a birder, I thought that it might just be a place to enjoy the delta while reading books. While there was a lot of that, we also learned a lot about the African bird population, hippos and the geology of the Okavango Delta. The lodge... More 

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gloucestershire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We were travelling as a family with two small children and enjoyed our stay and the chance to go fishing. Our 5 year old caught a smal tiger fish Lodge looking a little tired in places Good sights of crocs hippos and bird life Certainly very secluded and beautiful setting. Go if u can.

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