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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff, good food and a nice terrace to spot animals like elephants, giraffes, Zebras, Kudus and many more. We really enjoyed the game drives in the morning and at night. Consider a 30 min drive for the 16 km from the tar road...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Magical, incredible place. We stayed there for two nights, and wished we could have stayed for more. The staff were incredibly friendly, the food (either dinner on the deck or breakfast in the dining room...) was excellent, and the views sublime. The cabins, while small,...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a large room with poured concrete floors and a cramped bathroom with a tiny sink. There is no air conditioning, but when we were there the ceiling fan kept us comfortable. WiFi was available in the reception area. Dinner was a set menu...More

Thank Natasha240
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This was the penultimate lodge of our first trip to Namibia and we loved it. A 30 minute drive from the tarmac road close to the Galton Gate entrance to Etosha, the lodge is set amongst trees and hills with a tiny waterhole with a...More

Thank MaryLuisa
Response from Simonetta M, Manager at Hobatere LodgeResponded May 13, 2018

Thank you for the great review, We hope you have just as an amazing stay with us in 2019 when we welcome you back to Hobatere Lodge.

Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Great welcoming, lovely lodge, beautiful decor and good food. All great in the room, except for a too small bathroom and a tiny lavabo. There was no air-conditioning unit and one bedside lamp was not working. The balcony is great and the little squirrel in...More

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Greg C
January 31, 2017|
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Response from Simonetta M | Property representative |
Yes the road is open for anyone. But remember, it is a gravel road and the park rules apply. I would suggest you start your trip early morning, no later than 09h00.
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Greg C
January 31, 2017|
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Hi Greg C, You can get to us by making use of the Galton gate.
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"The double rooms are larger than the twin rooms."
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"Beware of longish drive from entrance to lodging!"
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