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Kwalape Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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“safari lodge”(23 reviews)
“camping site”(3 reviews)
“pleasant stay”(3 reviews)
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights as part of a Intrepid trip. Its great to access Chobe NP from, providing the safari cars pick you up. Check in was efficient and we were helped with our bags, this was good as it...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

I am not going to keep this long. Most of the reviewers who have expressed themselves are quite clear in their observation which is why they have 54% of total reviews on the Average, Poor & Terrible side which is sad. Having said that, Kazungula...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for a night after a game drive at Chobe National Park . The place is lovely and I love the concept however it could do better . It lacked basic amenities such as slipppers and bathrobes. Also their lighting is just horrible...More

Thank Shar7777
Response from Barbara Penny K, Guest Relations Manager at Kwalape Safari LodgeResponded January 1, 2018

Very true we do not provide slippers and bathrobes since it is not a requirement for our star rating. As for the Wi - Fi it has been addressed. Thanks

Reviewed December 4, 2017

The idea of the lodge is great, however it lacks some serious attention. The restaurant looks good on paper but when you actually arrive for breakfast the staff is under-trained and does not know anything about kitchen operations. It seems that management has cut costs...More

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Response from patrick s, General Manager at Kwalape Safari LodgeResponded December 12, 2017

Thanks a lot for your review we promise to give much attention to detail and improve the situation

Reviewed November 29, 2017

Good customer care, the place is well located with enough space . you will enjoy boat cruise and game drive. The camp sites are awesome provided with showers and hot water. having been in Kwalape three times, i can confidently recommend the place to other...More

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Response from Tumisang M, Manager at Kwalape Safari LodgeResponded November 30, 2017

Goodday.Thank you for this kind.We are happy to have served you well.

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$33 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$33 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Elize H
August 4, 2016|
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Response from Tumisang M | Property representative |
goodday day mam.Our chalets do not provide self catering but our camping sites and tents do.
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Tich Samuel M
June 25, 2015|
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yes sir
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"Get a room closer to the kitchen or pool so the walk isn't so long each time."
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"Go eat anywhere else!"
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"chalet 26 in the middle of the lodge"
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"Simple. Don't stay at this dump. You are better off sleeping on the street."
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