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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“game drives”(24 reviews)
“salt water”(8 reviews)
“sand dunes”(6 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Paid Wifi
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

!Xaus lodge is not your average safari lodge! don't expect to go there and see the "Big Five" in a comfortable way. When you go there, expect something else, expect something more!! The lodge is situated on the relatively small piece of land that the...More

Thank jens p
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Xaus Lodge was very disappointing. It is not represented accurately on the site and fell very short of what it is made out to be. It is in dire need of a refurbishment. The lodge lacked management and felt like there was no interest from...More

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Thank Mark D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

It was my first trip to the Kgalagadi and my husband decided to treat us to 2 nights at !Xaus lodge. We read that it was a "luxury lodge" but unfortunately we did not feel it was luxury. On the positive side, we loved the...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Its a trek to get there via 91 sand dunes, however once there it was lovely. The view from the lodge is beautiful. Our guide was accommodating changing a morning walk into a drive so that the kids could join us. The chefs were also...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The stay was excellent and the guests with Richters Safaris were enjoy the stay so much. The service the helpfulness and the friendliness of the people was very good, and will recommend you to other tour operators and tourists Richters Safaris will always book with...More

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Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$689 - US$797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$689 - US$797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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 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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"All rooms are the same, all in line either side of the main lodge area"
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