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    Belmond Khwai River Lodge

    | Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good12%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Sanctuary Chief's Camp
          213 reviews
          #3 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Camp Moremi
          268 reviews
          #2 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Machaba Camp
          222 reviews
          #1 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Wilderness Safaris Mombo Camp
          220 reviews
          #9 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
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          Reviewed 14 April 2016

          Second of my three lodge trip to Botswana. Travelled again with Orient Express small luxury hotels. This hotel had 8 lodges only and safaris were mainly 4 but sometimes 2 people. Dined with other guests including Sam O'Neill and his daughter. Again 2 safaris, one...More

          Thank Sezsunshine
          Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

          Dear Sezsunshine, Thank you for your wonderful reviews of our lodges and we are delighted that you has such a great time with interesting people and wildlife too! Perhaps on your next visit you can find time to relax for a relaxing massage or facial...More

          Reviewed 31 March 2016

          We went up from SA for a 20th wedding anniversary. The reviews were excellent and the lodge is justified in receiving them. Right from the moment you arrive they go out your way to make you feel special. Steve and Nyoni, and their whole team...More

          1  Thank Pete W
          Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

          Dear Pete W, Thank you for spending your 20th anniversary with us in Botswana and also for your lovely review. Our team at the lodge is really passionate about what they do and creating lasting memories is what makes us so happy! Our policy of...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2016

          This was our first day ever on a safari and could not have been happier with everything. The atmosphere from the staff greeting us with traditional song to the sundowners, every detail was perfect. Our game driver, Dips, was incredible. He had great instincts and...More

          Thank SE_AD_49
          Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

          Dear SE_AD_49, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us, and we are delighted that your first safari experience was so fabulous! The game viewing at the lodge is spectacular all year round and how wonderful that Dips managed to get...More

          Reviewed 11 February 2016

          What a place, we only had a few days which I think is enough really until you move onto another safari. Loved every moment staff and sightings fantastic, will return . Had problems with moths which was quite funny but did become a nuisance. Showered...More

          Thank tinytina060
          Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 22 February 2016

          Dear tinitina060, Thank you for taking the time to share a review of your recent stay with us, we're delighted that you enjoyed your safari with us. What a lovely sighting from your outdoor shower, it is really something to see isn't it! It was...More

          Reviewed 25 January 2016

          Khwau River Lodge has wonderful energy! This fabulous thatched roof lodge is decorated with classic safari furniture in its open spaces, all overlooking land and marsh where Elephants, Hippos and Impala come to drink. It is just fancy enough- beautifully balancing the romantic notion of...More

          2  Thank mstr0ng
          Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 29 January 2016

          Dear Mstr0ng, Thank you for taking the time to share a review of your recent stay with us and also the review of our Belmond Eagle Island Lodge. We appreciate the time and effort you put in to recognize our staff and to share you...More

          Sanctuary Chief's Camp
          213 reviews
          #3 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Camp Moremi
          268 reviews
          #2 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Machaba Camp
          222 reviews
          #1 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
          Wilderness Safaris Mombo Camp
          220 reviews
          #9 of 27 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
           
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          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$3,486 - US$4,941 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 15
          • Location
          • Botswana >
          • North-West District >
          • Okavango Delta >
          • Moremi Game Reserve
          • Also Known As
          • Khwai River Lodge By Orient-Express Hotel Moremi Game Reserve
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          TacomaAnna
          is there electricity during the night? I use a CPAP machine during sleep.
          8 February 2017|
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          Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
          Dear TacomaAnna, We do turn the power off at night in general, but we do keep it on at request and we will be sure to accommodate you. Kindly advise the reservations team at time of booking and it will be taken care... More
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          TacomaAnna
          We are interested in seeing sable, oryx, eland, etc. are these animals in your area? Can a safari, specifically target the possibility of seeing them? Likely n April or May?
          6 September 2016|
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          Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
          Dear TacomaAnn, These rare species are more prevalent at our Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge in the Savute area of the Chobe National Park. Unfortunately their behaviour isn't predicable and we are restricted to stay on the... More
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          GrandmaAudrey
          Does this lodge have water activities in the Okavango Delta?
          19 August 2016|
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          Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
          Dear GrandmaAudrey, No, the best water activities is at our Belmond Eagle Island Lodge, and these include a Mokoro excursion, barge cruises, speed boats on the delta, catch and release fishing, and with the high water... More
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          "We stayed in Room #3 (Marula). It was beautiful. Great views!"
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          "All rooms are the same and have a view on the river."
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