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Kunene River Lodge

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our 2 night stay on the river. Rooms were comfortable with AC that worked. Our main highlight was the sun downer cruise, we had an amazing guide- Flo- was excellent being on river and bird watching. Enjoyed white water rafting on the river-...More

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Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed the white water rafting and sundowner boat trip. The Kunene river is indeed beautiful. Best wishes Hillary

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We did not see much of the river side on last years trip to Epupa Falls and a 'search' found us this lovely place almost half way along the river between Epupa and Ruacane. It boasted several activities including birding adn we booked it for...More

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Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

What a lovely informative review. Thank you so much for taking the trouble to explain everything so clearly. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and will look forward to welcoming you back again. With best wishes Hillary

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We camped at the lodge and had a very good campsite with running water, nice barbecue area and electricity for our fridge. The grass is well kept and the banana trees planted around the campsite gives you that privacy feeling that just makes it stand...More

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Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your helpful review and we are delighted you enjoyed the various activities and found the managers helpful. With send you best wishes from Kunene Hillary

Reviewed 24 December 2017

We enjoyed our stay at this lovely location. Being woken up by the sounds of the birds and other animals was a great experience. Service was very good. The visit to the Himba village was well organised, the sundowner was also very cool.

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Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the visit to the Himba family. With best wishes Hillary

Reviewed 19 December 2017

I enjoyed my time at the Kunene River Lodge.The Staff was very friendly and informative.the food was good.The Lodge area was clean and good maintained.The bungalows where surrounded by trees so that the bungalows where in the shade.There where many verities of birds,we received a...More

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Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

We enjoy our birds and Pete loves to share information about the different varieties we have at the lodge. Being out on the river is always pleasant and we are delighted you enjoyed the trip. With best wishes Hillary

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Hi. I can't remember the price but it included a short transfer to visit a local family unit. We had a guide/interpreter and sat in a hut with family members learning about the himba culture. We also saw their kitchen hut... More
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Dear Erle Our Camping costs are NAD 160 Per person Per night. and Yes you do need to made a booking in advance for the lodge to prepare you camping site. As it stand we do have availability and you can go ahead to reserve... More
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"We were camping - campsite 7 had a great view over the river."
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"We believe this is one of the best places to stay along the Kunune river for camping or lodging."
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