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Hakusembe River Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rundu, Namibia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped at Hakusembe on the way from Etosha to Botswana. It was a perfect place for a stopover. The service was excellent – we were welcomed on arrival, immediately helped with our bags and provided with the opportunity to sign up for the lodge’s sunset cruise on the river. The cottages were quite large, with lovely wooden decorations. If... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just stayed overnight on our way to the Caprivi, and we enjoyed the friendly service and the great food! What was outstanding was the clean rooms and the quality of the beds. A very recommendable place!

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Windhoek, Namibia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Or room wasn't serviced, toilet paper ran out, and water skiing is no longer offered as advertised. Suggest it is removed from website. Not the best Gondwana Lodge we've been to. Staff in restaurant great

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Göttingen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Location, beautiful view, very friendly personnel. Although quite on the very expensive side ... Some observations: 1. Ask for a rooom where the wood beams are not treated with creosote. That smells terribly and makes the rooms practically inhabitable. Creosote is causing cancer, by the way ... 2. Don´t Forget to ask for the receipt when checkin out. I... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed one night at this really superb lodge which is situated on the banks of the Okavango river. On arrival we were greeted with typical Gondwana Collection's friendly and efficient staff, who accompanied us, to our great surprise, to 'the floating honeymoon suite'. This was spotless with every amenity, and of course the deck which afforded... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I frequent the area since many years and the place has been lousy. Having said that, it is by far the best place in hundreds of kilometres around. So - if in Rundu: Here! Since it belongs to Gondwana the quality has massively improved. The river is just magic and in relation to that, mediocre food, undertrained staff and whatever... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Excellent setting, very accommodating staff. Meals & service excellent. Internet availability a real bonus too I was there on a business trip so needed internet at the end of the day for reporting back on the day's activities, as well as a relaxing setting to unwind with a cold beer and great views.

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Düsseldorf
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The cottages are very comfortable and have a wonderful view over the Okavangon. The staff is friendly and helpful and the food was very good. When you wake up in the morning to enjoy the fantastic sunrise you´ll find a pot of hot coffee with cookies in front of your room - great!

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Saldanha, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We as a family experienced a welcome from very friendly staff, they were helpful and service swift and professional. The facilities are first class and venue perfect. Must say that the area driving towards the lodge not so clean, the town council could gear up and clean the town a bit better. The lodge are definitely recommended, rooms clean, bedding... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

as always, an excellent and pleasant stay... great Lodge...friendly staff. I recommend this venue to all. take time to go fishing on one of the boats...their guides are competent & friendly. don't' miss the sunset...awesome !!

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Address: Rundu, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Kavango Region > Rundu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hakusembe River Lodge 3*
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