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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salt pan”(32 reviews)
“game drives”(24 reviews)
“sand dunes”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Free Wifi
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a very negative experience and will definitely not recommend any people to !Xaus lodge. We have asked for some gas heaters during breakfast and dinners. (It was extremely cold). We were told it was already put away. No extra mile for customers. Lions...More

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Thank Sonja2245
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were met at Kamqua Picnic Site by our friendly guide who led us over the 90 dunes to the lodge. The drive was easy and everyone enjoyed the beautiful scenery. On arrival at the lodge a welcoming party greeted us with cool cloths and...More

Thank Karenvanh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 7 spent 2 nights at !Xaus and thoroughly enjoyed the experience, including the 30km "driveway" across the Kalahari dunes. All of the staff were fantastic, from the managers to guides and the catering and housekeeping. The programme for our visit was was...More

Thank Rveeaytch
Reviewed 24 June 2018

!Xaus Lodge was one of the most memorable experiences of our one month tour of Southern Africa. Richard was a wonderful host and was clearly on top of every aspect of the lodge. The setting itself is very unique and breathtaking. We were so pleasantly...More

Thank MinigirlPicton
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was a unique experience staying in the Kalahari Desert , home of the legendary bushmen. We enjoyed an early morning walk learning about various plants and how they were used as traditional medicine. we also had a wonderful game drive watching the setting sunset...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$638 - US$714 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$638 - US$714 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (237)
Room & Suite (59)
Dining (23)
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dondStHelenaBay
28 February 2015|
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Response from EleanorMuller | Property representative |
Yes, all activities are included in the daily rate. Activities include guided morning walks through the dunes, interaction with the Khomani San community at their crafting school, afternoon or night game drives, sundowners... More
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dondStHelenaBay
28 February 2015|
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Response from EleanorMuller | Property representative |
Yes, all activities are included in the daily rate. Activities include guided morning walks through the dunes, interaction with the Khomani San community at their crafting school, afternoon or night game drives, sundowners... More
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"All the chalets face the pan and have similar views"
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"all excellent"
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"Rooms allocated before you arrive. Limited number of rooms."
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"all rooms have excellent view of the salt pan and nothing to choose between them"
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