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    Planet Baobab

    Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana
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    • Terrible3%
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    1 - 5 of 235 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Well as long term tra vellers this camp was okay - immaculate facitities but not that cheap. The cost of wifi is really over the top and meals whilst above average were not cheap. we recommend this camp as a stopover with some quirky bits...More

    Thank Rusty H
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Normally, I would give only one star, but ladies from the kitchen and waiter were very nice and smiling, so I would feel pitty for them. Otherwise, this lodge is obviously trying to cover all the defaults with "ethnicity". Houses are uncomfortable, worn off, etc....More

    Thank Monikey2013
    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    The place looks very nice at first sight. The staff speak some awkward English. The food is good, drinks too. The walk is a joke. There was another guide from a German group, so everything took twice as long, but still it was only a...More

    1  Thank Ingrid N
    Reviewed 7 October 2017

    We camped here as a big group. The facilities were nice. You have a small hutt at each campground and the toilets/showers are alright also. Furthermore they have a pool. The big baobab tree that gave the place its name is beautiful and can't be...More

    Thank travelbug-939
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    I can't say I'd stay here again. This is a very 'blue collar' kinda place. It's kinda run down. The bakalanga hut we got had a single bed on either side of the room - not moveable. My wife and I have been together a...More

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    Room Tips
    "I didn't sleep in the rooms, but my bed in the Ntwetwe pan was good!"
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    "Open every window and the door fully and run fan prior to returning to room after dinner to try and cool it..."
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    "Any Room provided you lock your cases at all times"
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    "Traditional accommodation with modern inside."
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