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Nxamaseri Lodge

Private Bag 23, Maun, Botswana
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Nxamaseri Lodge
Ranked #5 of 22 Specialty lodging in Maun
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Seattle, WA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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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40 reviews 40 reviews
33 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
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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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Paris, France
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35 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

The trip from the tar road to the camp is in itself scenic and interesting. We liked to have a personal guide for the 3 days we spent here. No big animals, but plenty of birds, crocs and fish. Communal dining makes it easy to talk to other guests, however the lodge owner does not live on site, so you... More

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Harlingen, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Lovely lodge. Great hospitality, service and food. The bird life is fantastic. Very relaxing. Would be even better if it was fully inclusive.

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London
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19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

This is a great, simple and away-from-it-all lodge. We were there when the water was still quite high, so most of our trips were by boat. And they were great! Drifting through the reedy channels of the lagoon and through drifts of water lilies. Tried our hand at tiger fishing and also took the long and bumpy ride the sacred... More

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011

If you are a Avid birder, this is the plac 2 be.... We spotted 115 species in just 9 days. We could not do as much walking, cause of the very high water levels. But take the boat with a guide... Adam, Sox or Mr P, they have the most amazing knowledge. You can spot... Lesser Jacana, African Jacana (by... More

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Address: Private Bag 23, Maun, Botswana
Location: Botswana > North-West District > Maun

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