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Mokolodi Nature Reserve

Features Animals
Off Lobatse Road, Gaborone 00000, Botswana
+267 316 1955
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Polished gem

Mokolodi is situated not far from a main road - but you would never know. We were warmly greeted... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jessica L
Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia
A retreat to unwind

As a regular visitor, the chalets close to the dam are best to enjoy the variety of animals that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deon A
Jwaneng, Botswana
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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“game drive” (61 reviews)
“wild animals” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Off Lobatse Road, Gaborone 00000, Botswana
+267 316 1955
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mokolodi is situated not far from a main road - but you would never know. We were warmly greeted upon arrival for check in. Staff were accommodating and the store has all you'll need for your camping experience. Being from Australia, and this being our...More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a regular visitor, the chalets close to the dam are best to enjoy the variety of animals that come to drink. A peaceful fire and barbeque makes for great company when the stars come out.

Thank Deon A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had such an amazing experience on the game drive with Odi. He was extremely knowledgable and didn't mind driving me around as the only passenger. Just awesome.

Thank DonPackett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the trip toward the end of the day, expecting to finish around sunset. There was a range of animals, including zebra and giraffe. We got a puncture mid trip and the driver realised the spare was empty. Thankfully the tyres were double....More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found out about Mokolodi the night before my departure. Was happy there was room for me. Early morning was a great time to be there, not too hot and animals moving about. No rhinos unfortunately but plenty others animals. If you're looking for the big...More

Thank senojt358
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We really enjoyed our game drive in our own car recently - a 4x4 or a car with a high clearance is essential as tracks are very rough in places. We saw zebra, wildebeest, giraffes, warthog families, Impala, kudu, hippos, and a huge crocodile! We...More

Thank rosamay345
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Our first game drive and a fantastic experience. very close experience of rhinos which we didn't see anywhere else

Thank Penelope D
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I try to go to Mokolodi every year for game drives and for lunch. The game drive is lovely and peaceful !! The restaurant they have is really nice & and I enjoy watching the elephants and rhinos when they come out.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I had the chance to go for the game drive and the game bike ride in the park and both were awesome! It was my first game drive in Botswana, so it was very impressive. Even though in Kasane and Maun you have a lot...More

Thank acegeorgiev
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We went on the Rhino tracking which was really 1/2 game drive, 1/2 walking Rhino tracking. It took some time to actually find the rhinos and on our way we saw giraffe, warthog, different types of antelope and when we actually found the rhinos it...More

Thank NYCtoSuva
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12 August 2017|
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Response from Sweettraveller2013 | Reviewed this property |
Taxi is a good option. Fuel is cheap in Botswana an we found using a taxi reasonable and convenient.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Zeeyanda | Reviewed this property |
Hi there You can arrive at the gate, they will direct you to reception. 07h30, 10h30, 14h00, 16h30 (Summer), 08h00, 10h30. 14h00, 16h00 (winter) Price P150 adult, P75 kids (12 and under) Night drive: 19h00. P250 for adults... More
28 April 2017|
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Response from patodrums | Reviewed this property |
If you are driving with your own truck you just need to show up in the gate. If you want to get a guided tour I would recommend driving. Enjoy!