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    Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

    | Xaxaba Island, Botswana
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good7%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Cresta Riley's
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    1 - 5 of 43 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The recently re-opened Eagle Island Lodge is absolutely stunning, bordering Moremi Game Reserve. The meal service is incredible with a great selection of food and wines. Our guide, Tsile, although softly-spoken, provided fantastic guiding on the water, land (drive) and walking safari. The highlight was...More

    Thank Alex M
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Eagle Island LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Alex, Thank you for your fabulous review of your recent stay with us, and we are delighted that you enjoyed your safaris with us, your sightings are truly spectacular and rare! The lodge rebuild, architectural design and engineering were aligned with the “Best Environmental...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    Perfectly wonderful experience; beautifully appointed room, bathroom, indoor and outdoor shower AND a plunge pool on the deck with gorgeous views. The staff was so friendly and the service was excellent. We so enjoyed the boat trips, big and small, the helicopter ride was the...More

    Thank grandviewlanding
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Eagle Island LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear grandviewlanding, Thank you very much for your excellent review and that you took home these beautiful memories of the marvellous Okavango Detla! The winter months in Botswana is excellent for game viewing and seeing the Delta in flood, and the helicopter safari offers a...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    Amazing accommodations. the best staff. Delicious food. Unforgettable views from our room. Water safaris everyday to enjoy elephants and hippos and giraffe and bird life. Unforgettable stay. The room was fabulous. An infinity plunge pool on our deck. I had a massage on my deck...More

    Thank Pamela S
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Eagle Island LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Pamela S, Thank you so much for this wonderful review, we are delighted that your stay was truly unforgettable and also that you had such interesting sightings. It was our pleasure to host you and you are welcome to keep up to date with...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Belmond Eagle Island Lodge is lovely! It appears to either be in really good shape or recently refurbished. The tents were even beyond luxury tents! The tents were just gorgeous! The tents were large, spacious, clean, and modern. We had a large deck with plunge...More

    3  Thank lithlith
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Eagle Island LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear lithlith, Thank you for your most wonderful review! You are correct, the lodge was refurbished almost two years ago and it was a total rebuild and we are delighted that you enjoyed the facilities. Yes those baboons can be a bother at times, but...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    We had already stayed in another lovely Belmond safari camp, so we had high expectations upon arrival at Eagle Island. We were not disappointed. All of the staff and guides were wonderful. The public spaces were gorgeous and comfortable. The tent cabins were deluxe with...More

    Thank ilovebirdsky
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Eagle Island LodgeResponded 26 June 2017

    Dear ilovebirdsky, Thank you for your wonderful review of your recent stay at our Belmond lodges! We are delighted that you were so well taken care of and that your sightings were so incredible. The helicopter safaris is a true bucket list experience, to see...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Price range
    • US$926 - US$1,200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 12
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    • Botswana >
    • North-West District >
    • Okavango Delta
    • Also Known As
    • Eagle Island Camp By Orient-Express Hotel Okavango Delta ,
    • Belmond Eagle Island Lodge Botswana/Okavango Delta
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    Christine K
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear Christine K, It all depends on the time of year you are planning to visit us - but it's all part of being out in the wilderness. Personally I haven't had anything bug me during dinner, and on the mokoros, sometimes... More
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    Josephine E
    17 January 2017|
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    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Hello! It is really difficult to give you an accurate answer, currently the water levels are high enough for the barge and mokoros to go out for short distances. In 2016 the flood waters reached the lodge towards the end of... More
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    "Ask to be close to dining area. The further out you get the more you might run into animals on your walk"
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    "wifi very ordinary but you are in the middle of nowhere!! wifi only in the office at the main lodge, not in..."
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    "Chalets 1 and 2 are furthest away from the main area and are therefore more secluded"
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    "All rooms are amazing!"
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