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Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa

4.0 of 5 District road TransCaprivi Highway (B8) | Bagani Area – Okavango River - West Caprivi, Namibia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Gummersbach, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Divava Okavango Lodge and Spa is perfectly located close to the reknown Popa Falls in the Caprivi strip right on the banks of the impressive Okavango river. Nice sunset cruises with a typical African sundowner are offered to a small island at the foot of the falls. On top of that the lodge is only 8 km from the entrance... More 

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Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are delighted to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

By far the best lodge in this region. Whether you are coming from Botswana or are on you way through the Caprivi strip you will have an excellent stay there. Good food, wellness area, stunning chalets with the view of the Okavango river. Boat cruises and game drives into the Mahango National Park are offered. Staff professional and helpful.... I... More 

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Thank you for your five-star review. It's great to hear about how much you enjoy staying with us. Wishing you many more returns to Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa! More 

Hout Bay, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The location on the Okavango River is superb..... River Cruise well worth the time and cost. Lapa is very attractive and comfortable. Rooms are a very good size with a large balcony. Bathrooms are spacious and well thought out. An short, easy drive from the B8.

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Thank you for your five-star review. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were on a self-drive camping safari that was planned as a few days of camping with a night in a lodge every three nights or so. Divava Okavango was absolutely our favorite lodge of the trip. The staff was very welcoming, and allowed us to stay a bit past check out time since we didn't have far to drive... More 

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Thank you for your enthusiastic review. We are delighted to hear that Divava was your absolutely favorite lodge of the trip. Reading your review, it must have been quite a family trip! More 

Winsford, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
50 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Largest lodge we stayed at during our Namibian trip with 20 chalets all facing the Kavango river however it still managed to offer a personal experience especially so that Paul (the owner) made himself very visible with all his guests. All the staff were welcoming and very happy to have a chat with the guests. Meals always good quality although... More 

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Maarten Z, Guest Relations Manager at Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are pleased to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us. I will forward your feedback to the team. We hope to welcome you back soon! More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We spent two nights at Divava. The setting is excellent, rooms are well designed and spacious. Food and overall service was very good. Our stay at Divava was the highlight of a three week visit to Namibia.

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Thank you for your feedback about your recent stay at Divava. It is great to hear our lodge was the highlight of your trip. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Milan, Italy
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Wonderfull place.Fantastic room, the best one of my trip. Staff very friendly and helpfull too.I got a present for the father's day. Dinner superb.Boat trip a little bit short but interesting and funny.

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Thank you for your 5-star review. We will forward your feedback to the team. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Dortmund, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The friendlyness of the staff in the restaurant differed very much. Some of them were very fríendly some seemed to be bored and were not service-oriented. The WL did not work at all and anfortunedly it was not possible to fx it during our stay.

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Thank you for staying at Divava. It's nice to hear you had a relaxing stay and apologies for the lack WL (Wireless Lan?). We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Lake Macquarie, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We had high expectations of this place and were disappointed. The rooms are beautifully appointed and overlook the river which was at full capacity - so spectacular. However one of the couples travelling with us when they went to bed found hundreds of little bugs in their bedding even on and under their pillows. They were moved to another room... More 

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Maarten Z, Guest Relations Manager at Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you were disappointed about your stay. Based on the very positive feedback from the group, this is a review we didn't expected. We will review your suggestions and trust that some of the positives could contribute to fond memories of your stay. More 

Victoria, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This a wonderful lodge along the Caprivi Strip. The individual chalets are absolutely beautiful with huge decks and views of the river that separates Namibia from Angola. After travelling through this part of old Africa it is quite a surprise to come across such an eloquent lodge. The dining areas and lounges are also very beautiful and the meals on... More 

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Maarten Z, Guest Relations Manager at Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback about your recent stay at Divava Okango Lodge & Spa. We are delighted to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

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Address: District road TransCaprivi Highway (B8) | Bagani Area – Okavango River - West Caprivi, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Caprivi Region
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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