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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed this lodge. We stayed here for two nights in between safaris. The lodge is clean and comfortable. We quite enjoyed the showers here, they are very powerful! Food was top notch and internet was surprisingly good. The best part is that at night you can look for bushbabies by the bar. We saw one...

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Beauvais, France
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stayed here an afternoon and a single night prior to leaving on a Nomad excursion into the Delta - cabin accommodation. Would not stay here again, but the setting is quite nice - a fair way out of town but who cares, since they do have a restaurant (which we didn't try) and bar. Cabins conveniently close to one...

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Gerald S, Owner at Sitatunga Campsite, responded to this review

Dear Sir. Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our Camp. We offer simple and affordable accommodation. We have taken note of your complaint. It would have been appreciated if you had reported this to us along with the chalet number so that we could attend to it immediately. Gerald

Noosa Heads
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Free wi-fi at a decent speed, nice bar and decent facilities. It all adds up to an overlanders ideal camp site ! The service was very good and everyone in the group liked this place. So if you are camping it's worth a go !

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We were delighted the manager met us on arrival and showed us to the modest-size air-conditioned chalets, close to the swimming pool. After a long drive on a very hot 40C day this was exactly what we needed! The bar/dining area staff were very nice, and the pizzas the manager recommended were quite excellent. Wifi was good and overall very...

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Thank Steven M
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A really good place. Nicely laid out and our tents were close to the toilets / showers, pool and bar. There is also accommodation separate from the camp. They have WiFi. The manager owner met us on our arrival and the bar staff were really friendly.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The campsite is realy nice and have a good pub and restaurant and a helpfull staff, but during our stay we visited two other campaite in the area and both of them were cheaper, cleaner and more centeral. For me sitatunga is not a bad choice at all but next time it wont be my first choice as well.

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Maun, Botswana
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Family friendly. Pet friendly, dont need to dress up. Children can swim and enjoy the bush around. Very good food. Well stocked bar. Always clean and tidy. Friendly staff. Management always around. Go and enjoy Sitatunga camp

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Gerald S, Manager at Sitatunga Campsite, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. See you soon i hope for an ice cold beer and a dip in the pool. :) Gerald.

Reviewed 24 August 2016

Sitatunga is not safe. Our luggage was stolen. We spent one night at Sitatunga and then we flew to the Okavanga Delta for two days. Our tour company, Nomad, instructed us to leave almost all our goods in the lockers in their truck at the Sitatunga/ Delta Rains camp, even though our luggage would have been under the weight limit...

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Gerald S, General Manager at Sitatunga Campsite, responded to this review

Hello. it is agreed that the goods were stolen on the property of Sitatunga. However it was not an inside job. We did extensive investigations with the Police and CID (Central Intelligence Dept) and came to the conclusion that it was not an employee. I would also like to make it clear that the truck was left unattended by tour...

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Large campsites each with its own electricity and braai. Nice walk down to the river, quieter than other spots. Very helpful staff and nice bar. Ablutions are shared and clean. Lots over over landing groups can be a bit noisy but a good stop off, for a decent price.

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Gerald S, Owner at Sitatunga Campsite, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you enjoy the rest of your trip. Travel Safe!

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the accommodation for one night while passing through Maun. It had great themed decor and a great outdoor shower. Great bar and food with a small pool nearby. The food did take a while but once it arrived, it was great. We had a great time at Sitatunga!

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Gerald S, Owner at Sitatunga Campsite, responded to this review

Tank you very much for your kind review. Terribly sorry that your food never arrived on time but we are glad that you thought it was worth the wait. We do love hearing good reviews about the food and the Decor. the outdoor showers are cool hey! We hope to see you again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sitatunga Campsite is located 7klms out side of Maun on the road to Ghanzi. We offer camping, 12 simple clean and affordable cabin rooms as well as 12 air conditioned and en-suite chalets. It has been said that we have the coldest beer and the bluest pools in Maun. Sitatunga Camp has a great setting and you can relax in our bar and restaurant. The campsite offers large well shaded areas with powered sites and bbq / braai facilities. There are two ablution blocks. The campsite has security guards employed on a full time basis. Predominantly our business is with overlanders so come and enjoy some beers and tell some stories.also offered are mokoro safaris and day trips in to the Okavango, Mobile Safaris and day trips to National Parks, Scenic Flights either Helicopter or Fixed wing aircraft and Horse riding ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sitatunga Campsite

Address: A3 Road to Ghanzi, Maun, Botswana
Region: Botswana > North-West District > Maun
Price Range: RM13 - RM290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“schöne Bar”
 of 5 bubbles HaseT_13, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I'd upgrade to the chalets if you are tired of tenting. They are very well done and have A/C and showers and W/C.”
 of 5 bubbles Nail56, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Find a ensuite room and double check facilities such as aircon/fans etc.”
 of 5 bubbles Xeebot1, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I liked my chalet on the edge of the bush.”
 of 5 bubbles NibbanAh, 7 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Cabins are nice:)”
 of 5 bubbles Bellyfuss, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
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