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Old House

Chobe National Park, Botswana
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“the river” (2 reviews)
“setting” (3 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Chobe National Park, Botswana
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

We dined at Old House after a Chobe National Park drive. The setting is pleasant and the food was quite good no the prices reasonable The staff were very friendly.

Thank Robert3782
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The Old House in Maun, (northwest Botswana) is the place where locals or visitors in the know go to hang out, eat, drink, and share good times. The centerpiece is an thatch-covered dining area with a bar overlooking the river--a perfect place for sundowners. The...More

Thank DrChipB
Reviewed 2 June 2017

WOnderful setting by the water, the boat comes right up to their dock for a trip around the lake. Warthogs all over the place. Rooms were good and dining in the open air restaurant was easy and pleasurable. The wifi however only worked in one...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

one of the best place to stay in Kasane, super service,great staff, clean and nicely decorated rooms, run their own game drives in Chobe, the restaurant is simple but very good..

Thank VeroSordet
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We arrived late but were warmly welcomed. Food is ok, nothing fancy but good value for money. Nice garden set- up.

Thank karenhans
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal at Old House with my family. Very friendly staff offered us drinks as we had to wait for a table. The food is unpretentious, very tasty and well prepared. It's no wonder they are always busy as we found a...More

Thank Andre' W
Luke R, General Manager at Old House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Many thanks for the great review and yes we hope you will be back one day. Safe travels.

Reviewed 23 July 2015

You can see this is a good value for money destination. The no-frills restaurant has really good food at a reasonable price. The restaurant area does have an old dirty fish tank for as long as I can remember that looks dreadful and seriously neglected....More

Thank Wim-Tusk
Luke R, General Manager at Old House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2015

HI, Many thanks for the review and will get the fish tank sorted out. Yes we do have some guests enjoying themselves at the bar and we generally close down early enough for the rest of the guests to get a good nights sleep.

Reviewed 20 October 2014

Went here for an ealy lunch as well as dinner; food is ok but nothing special; atmosphere is for my feeling a bit loud; very limited view to the river, however, nice garden set-up.

Thank Ernst38
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We were staying at the Chobe Marina Lodge and had enjoyed the meals there, but decided to take a break and go to the Old House. It had been recommended to us by some local friends, and it did not disappoint. The people were very...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 22 November 2012

personal opinion but the best in town for me: quiet, good restaurant, good bar, very clean rooms, cheap and I don't have to go to one of the mega lodges where I have to queu for the buffet

Thank Everaerdt
Luke R, Manager at Old House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Many thanks for the review and will keep up the "best in town" for you when you back again. The old house team

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  • Address: Chobe National Park, Botswana
  • Location: Africa  >  Botswana  >  North-West District  >  Chobe National Park
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