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    Belmond Khwai River Lodge

    | Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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    • Excellent83%
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    • Average3%
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 147 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed three nights at the Khwai River Lodge. On arrival, elephants and hippos were splashing in the river as if to greet our coming! The staff here is absolutely amazing, friendly, and charming. They are beautiful singers and the singing at the Boma was...More

    Thank CSHughes
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    More basic than its sister camp, Eagle Island Lodge, this Khwai River Lodge offers a rustic and relaxing camp. The food is fresh, the rooms comfortable (though, thankfully, not overly so) and grounds well kept. Overlooking the river, the lodge receives frequent visitors - hippos,...More

    Thank Alex M
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Alex M, Thank you for your wonderful review of your stay with us, and one of the unique aspects of a safari at our lodges is the diverse experience each lodge offer in terms or location, eco system and wildlife sightings, and we are...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This is an experience I would do again and again. The rooms are very comfortable. Everything you need. Sit out in front of you room and watch the wildlife and the river go by. Two jeep safaris each day. We saw every animal imaginable with...More

    Thank Pamela S
    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    Khwai River Lodge is an excellent place to stay in Botswana. We saw so much wildlife just from the main lodge area and from our room! Elephants, hippos, impala, warthogs, birds, etc. just from the lodge! We stayed in tent 15, which we were told...More

    Thank lithlith
    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    We would never go here again nor recommend it to anyone…ever. While this was probably the most luxurious of the 4 camps we went to during this our first trip to Africa, & the food, accommodation, staff (with 1 exception) were excellent, the game drives...More

    4  Thank GudGollyMsMolly
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Khwai River LodgeResponded 13 July 2017

    Dear GudGollyMsMolly, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us, and we apologize for this terrible experience you had at the lodge. We are investigating this incident and will hold the guide accountable for his behaviour, and will contact our neighbours too...More

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    • US$3,486 - US$4,943 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    • 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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    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
    6 September 2016|
    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
    19 August 2016|
    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
    Room Tips
    "I would want to be close to the dining area. There are animals that roam the property"
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    "All tents face the river so anyone is good."
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    "There isn't a bad room/tent on the property!"
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    "They are all excellent"
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