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River Crossing Lodge

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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dirt road is long and very dusty but a small price to pay for location and view. Food and service was good. Nothing very strong in the bar and wine arena. The rooms are located away from the main building but the path way to rooms 12 - 20 are dirt walk ways where your pulley case does not... More 

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Thank AHitler
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent the first and last day of my trip to Namibia at the River Crossing Lodge and loved it, it is very peaceful and relaxing. The view is stunning the staff is very helpful. I can't wait to be back with my better half ☺️. Overall, nice stay, I would recommend it.

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San Francisco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Hotel is conveniently located on the outskirts of Windhoek so you are avoiding any rush hour traffic and it's a bit closer to the airport then your typical downtown hotel. The rooms are basic although the shower is pretty weird - it's an open shower, but shower slope is not proper and so you end up with water on the... More 

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Matlock, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We booked a chalet at the lodge for two nights on our arrival in Namibia. The lodge is a short distance from the airport and only a few kms from the city. We booked a chalet with a mountain view and were very pleased with the one we were allocated (number 15). However all of them have great views as... More 

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Moray Scotland
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

I stayed here on the first and last days of our 10 day self drive around Namibia. It wasn't the best place we stayed,but it was clean, friendly, and comfortable.It isn't that stunning,modern or plush.When we were there there was a corporate party staying from Windhoek at a conference taking place there. But,It has easy access to and from the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

First stop on my honeymoon in Namibia and found it easily coming from the airport - as we arrived after dark it was a handy location (closer to the airport than downtown Windhoek). In saying that, it was still about half an hour's drive to get there. Check-in was pretty seamless but I wouldn't call it a warm welcome. We... More 

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Little Egg Harbor NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

River Crossing is a wonderful place to stay particularly upon your arrival or for your last night in Namibia because of its proximity to the Windhoek Airport. Located about 20 miles from the airport in the same well maintained paved road. The inn consists of about 20 individual cottages surrounding the main building. Good food and the room rate included... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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16 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We returned to River Crossing as we stayed there 3 years ago and apart from loving the location were very happy with the accommodation. Sadly that was not the case now. The bungalows look well worn and were not the cleanest. It was very obvious that no one checked the rooms to ensure that all was in order as glasses... More 

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Swakopmund, Namibia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed over one night.The staff very friendly and helpfull.Justine Haukongo really went out of her way to assist and make our stay very pleasant.The evening meal was reaĺly nice, I had an Oryx steak and my wife a chicken dish-I think it was a mustard base dish.Desert was excellent both the Malva pudding and a Amarula cream type moose.A great... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

I only had a few days to spare and needed to unwind after S Africa This lodge was it Sit on the verandah and watch the world go by with a cold one Or have a hotel guide take you for a hike around the property Then a shuttle to the city which seems a world away Not as good... More 

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Additional Information about River Crossing Lodge

Address: P O Box 97448, Windhoek, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Price Range: $83 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — River Crossing Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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