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Caprivi Houseboat Safaris

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  • Excellent43%
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“honesty bar”(7 reviews)
“feel at home”(4 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshonesty barfeel at homestayed one nighttiger fishingzambezi riverthree nightsopen roomgreat hostsbreakfast and dinnerboat safarirelaxed atmospherememorable experiencestaff are very friendly and helpfulsituated rightvictoria fallsfree wifiday trip
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Caprivi houseboat river lodge is situated on the banks of the Zambezi its the river and bush surroundings that make it so special... The open air rooms on the river is coming alive with Bush sounds at night. The owners hospitality will make your visit...More

Thank Alan K
Response from Curt-Ingo S, Owner at Caprivi Houseboat SafarisResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Alan. We hope we can host you again soon.

Reviewed 27 November 2017

A very good Lodge at the Sambesi. it was a wonderfull stay for 2 days. You can make tours with the boats. Good food unfortunately no Oryx or Kudu, Springsbock etc. Only beaf and pork. The lodge has also a nice camp ground. Good family...More

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Thank klausmichaelb2017
Response from Curt-Ingo S, Owner at Caprivi Houseboat SafarisResponded 28 November 2017

Hi Klaus Thank you for your kind words. We do struggle to get game meat, so we stick to the common meats.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

The guy at the check-in is very very friendly, the chalet/tents were a bit strange : you cannot lock them, you see through the floor, the other half is a not completely closed tent, and the shower is the poorest I've seen in my whole...More

Thank Ingrid N
Response from Curt-Ingo S, Owner at Caprivi Houseboat SafarisResponded 1 November 2017

Good day Ingrid Thank you for your visit and this review. We don't lock them as it's very secure here. They can be bolted shut from inside and outside. The wooden floor is a hardwood floor, with little gaps between planks. It's part of the...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was such a special place for us. Not only is it teeming with birds of all varieties but there were some firsts for us twitchers, too. The vibe is very rustic and relaxed with a courtesy bar open all day and night. Help yourself...More

1  Thank Brenda312595
Response from Curt-Ingo S, Owner at Caprivi Houseboat SafarisResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words, Brenda.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Stayed here for one night. Beautiful location, and we took some great pictures of the hippos visible from both the honesty bar and our chalet. The place has a great feel to it, and we particularly liked the ability to open up the canvas front...More

Thank OrkTipTip
Response from Curt-Ingo S, Owner at Caprivi Houseboat SafarisResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting with us and embracing what we offer as setting to our clients. We hope to host you again some day.

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US$64 - US$132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"as far away as possible from the neighbour"
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"Eat at the lodge or braai yourself- the food offerings in town is not up to scratch"
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"Any of the chalets"
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"Ask for room 4 or 5"
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