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Maramba River Lodge

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All reviewssafari tentluxury tentsbird lifebar areahippos and crocstwo nightsoutdoor showerensuite bathroomenjoyed our staybreakfast was includedbug spraylovely settingbreakfast and dinnervisiting livingstoneswimming poolgame parkwould highly recommend this place
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place but need transport as hotel inside reserve and hence cannot walk out of resort . However its worth it - family of hippos entertain in river by bar and monkeys play around resort. In dry season I was told its possible to see...More

Thank Shelagh364
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good location, but we did have a car. Lovely bar, dining area next to dam, with regular sightings of hippo and crocodiles.Lawns bit overgrown, as was bush scrub. Bit of paint in rooms would upgrade a lot, as would small fridge in room and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice park at a nice location. Staff was very helpful. Unfortunately the bungalows are quite small and have no air conditioning. That’s ok but for the price they are charging you would expect a bit more.

Thank EMTS
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We were initially hesitant to book this lodge as the reviews seemed a mix bag. But the pics of having a riverside terrace and being within budget for a weekend trip swung us. While the lodge is older it isn't ancient and fits the locale...More

Thank fadabing
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This was the first stop on our 38 day self drive trip ending in Cape Town. The lodge is in a great location on the banks of the Maramba river with Elephants, Hippo's and crocodiles to be seen from the terrace. The Elephants would wonder...More

Thank Christine R
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Vicky P
7 May 2017|
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Response from melanieabess | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vicky, We were able to arrange all of our activities through their front desk staff. They made all the calls and arranged our pick up and drop to the lodge. We did a safari at Chobe, fishing trip with Angle Zambia, and... More
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HappyCampers1963
9 December 2016|
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Response from anna f | Reviewed this property |
I saw there were campers there - no idea how much but great place
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9 December 2016|
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Response from Kay W | Property representative |
Hi Simone Z Yes we do have a camping area where you can set up your own camp site- we charge $10 per person for adults and $5 per person for kids under 12 years old. We also have dome tents that are already set up at $39... More
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"Choose chalet 2. It has proximity to everything and you can hear the hippos from your room!"
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"Rooms closer to the river are better, if you enjoy being closer to nature."
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"Camp spot H is probably the best being on the river edge - watch out for crocs though!"
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"The chalets are worth every penny!"
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