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Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa

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District road TransCaprivi Highway (B8) | Bagani Area – Okavango River - West Caprivi, Namibia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Windhoek, Namibia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The friendliest staff which are very helpful and who make every penny worth it. We had a fantastic stay at Divava. The rooms are magical and the food is perfect every time. Fishing was exciting and the trip to the Popa falls was very fun. Thank you very much.

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stopped for one night here. And it is one of the best lodges in Namibia. Truly five stars, well if they would improve their meals it would be even better then 5. Positioned right on Okavango river, 15 min to Mahango NP, rooms are big, nice beds, huge bathroom with free standing bath tub, top notch gardens and pool. Really,... More 

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

Thank you for your five-star review. 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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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Although not part of our original travel plans, we unexpectedly found ourselves staying here for two nights. Having visited the rival lodges in the immediate area of Divava, this IS the most luxurious of them all. The rooms are spacious and beautiful - each having a beautiful balcony overlooking the river. Perhaps a couple of sun loungers would have been... More 

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

Thank you for staying at Divava. We are most grateful for your 5-star review and detailed feedback. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Windhoek, Namibia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Divava lodge was impressive! Stunning view, spacious rooms with an extra outdoor shower (a bonus during hot summer days), private, good service, excellent chef (on of the best in the whole of Namibia!). This is , for sure, the most luxurious lodge in Bagani. Unfortunately we didn't have time for spa, but the references from the guests were very good,... More 

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

Thank you for your five-star review. We are delighted to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future! More 

Dendermonde, Belgium
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Unfortunately, we only spend 2 nights, should have been more... Fantastic lodge with luxury, spacious rooms (all with a great view on the river), beautiful bar and restaurant area (again all with a view on the river), good food, perfect service and very friendly staff (they all are...believe it or not, on the day we left we found our car... More 

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

Thank you for your five-star review and the personal praises of the team. We are delighted to hear about how much you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the near future! More 

Gummersbach, Germany
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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Maarten Z, Guest Relations Manager at Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

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
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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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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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Maarten Z, Guest Relations Manager at Divava Okavango Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

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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61 helpful votes 61 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 

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