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Karanambu Lodge (Ranch)

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We enjoyed our stay at Karanambu. The activities were great, saw an anteater, giant otters, black Caiman, monkeys, birds.... Boat rides were great. guides and staff all excellent as was the food. Only issue was it was super hot and no breeze at night and...More

1  Thank glicks200
Response from Melanie M, Owner at Karanambu Lodge (Ranch)Responded 8 November 2017

Thank you for such a great review. We know that rooster and he will soon be curry! Enjoy the rest of your travels!

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately it was the rainy season so not many animals to see. We did see black Cayman along the river but nothing else even though we searched high and low. The viewing of the flowering of the Amazonian water lilies was worth the wait at...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 7 May 2017

After flying into Lethem and traveling by 4 wheel drive to Karanambu we enjoyed 3 wonderful days at the lodge. Upon arrival we were warmly greeted by Rustom, the manager, and members of the McTurk family who were there for a working holiday. We appreciated...More

3  Thank Carol C
Response from Melanie M, Owner at Karanambu Lodge (Ranch)Responded 9 May 2017

Thank you, For our entire Team sharing Karanambu and preserving its unique ecology is a labor of love and it is a pleasure and a privilege when we are afforded the opportunity to share it with wonderful people like you.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Karanambu was our final destination on a tour of Guyana before heading back to Georgetown and home. It was a perfect finale to our trip. All the staff were exceptional - so welcoming and friendly. We felt like family in no time. Cabins were comfortable...More

1  Thank Sue L
Response from Melanie M, Owner at Karanambu Lodge (Ranch)Responded 4 May 2017

thank you for our entire team this is a labor of love and and we are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Karanambu Lodge was great. Variety on the activities - savannah drives, boat trips & walks. Many species of bird seen, plus Giant Anteaters, monkeys etc. Guides very good & all the staff were very pleasant and helpful

1  Thank Paul E
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"I liked my chalet facing the woods"
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"I was on the extreme edge of the ranch and the views towards the mountains were just gorgeous."
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"All the lodges are open at the top so mosquito nets set up by tsaff"
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"Apparently some rooms don't have bats. Ask for one of those rooms."
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