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Farm 65 Haneveld | Private Bag HA 58 HAK, Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana
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Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

This lodge is definitely the best one we have visited whilst in Botswana, because of a combination of things. The guide Knowledge was amazing, he knew everything and was friendly and caring, super enthusiastic about the Kalahari. The owners were hard working friendly people taking...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank MichielvanD
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Many thanks to Janie, Peter and staff at Deception Valley Lodge for a wonderful safari experience. The kitchen, pool and sleeping lodges luxuriously take care of the personal creature comforts and DVL offers enhanced wildlife viewing. Being a private game reserve, viewing does not have...More

Date of stay: September 2018
4  Thank Travel822005
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Do yourself a favor and visit Deception Valley Lodge! This was the first of four stops on our African adventure, and every other place we went we kept saying, "Man, I miss DVL! I wish we were back there!" Every thing about DVL was a...More

Date of stay: August 2018
6  Thank magickateball
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This is the place I’d return if I could go to only one wildlife reserve in southern Africa. New managers Peter and Janie create a welcoming atmosphere and host delicious shared meals, all of which leads to congenial conversation with other guests. The lodge is...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Nancy D
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Host and Hostess Peter and Yani and their staff bend over backwards to make their guests feel welcome and see to every need. The cottages are spacious with plenty of privacy. The food was the best of all the lodges we stayed. Even though it...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank RickDude
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$974 - $1,041 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Deception Valley Hotel Central Kalahari Game Reserve
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Deception Valley Lodge Botswana/Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Location
Botswana > Ghanzi District > Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$974 - $1,041 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Deception Valley Hotel Central Kalahari Game Reserve
,
Deception Valley Lodge Botswana/Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Location
Botswana > Ghanzi District > Central Kalahari Game Reserve
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Traveler (150)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (3)
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"All cottages had great locations."
RickDude
Aug 21, 2018
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"I think all the rooms are probably excellent"
tuffie448
Aug 13, 2018
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"Try for rooms closest to the main lodge as they offer views of the waterhole and associated wildlife."
GerryN22
Jun 23, 2018
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"All cabins are apart, privacy and peace guaranteed. People not good on foot: take a cabin near to the main..."
gonefar
May 29, 2016
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