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Reviewed 4 days ago

Savute is a great location. Water from the Okavango Delta rarely fills the Savute channel and the challenging environment produces prides of lions that attack and kill elephants and leopards that attack and eat fish. We saw lots of game, including lions but no leopards...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fourth visit to this amazing lodge each visit different things occur to amaze us.Heartfelt thanks to Nelson Nellie Lettie Ken Score Maggie Mary all the guides and the whole team for making us feel so welcome..Met the very personable Mr.Walter Smith which was a highlight!!!...More

Thank yvonne f
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights here. Each member of the staff contributed to our excellent experience. We had excellent meals. The room was terrific. Coca was our guide and he did an excellent job and showing us all the highlights. We shared the vehicle with 2...More

1  Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You should definitely stay here for an outstanding vacation. The staff, accommodations and animal sightings were exceptional. We were so lucky to have Baba as our guide and teacher. He is funny and warm and taught us as much about the animals as the Botswana...More

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in a private luxurious wooden cottage facing the now dry Savute channel. Elephants, kudu, and impala visited the waterhole opposite our terrace throughout the day. The dining area also had a similar view. The staff were delightful. Our only regret was the relative...More

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Hinrichsen J
12 May 2017|
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Response from Riley_81_10 | Property representative |
Hello Yes indeed, we have family suites available at Savute Safari Lodge that consist of two double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. If you are considering a few of our other camps, Camp Moremi and Camp Okavango also have... More
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littledinho
27 February 2017|
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Response from walbots | Property representative |
Dear Rajan Many thanks for your query. 2017 Should produce a slightly different experience compared to most years as we have experienced a really good rainy season within the first two months of the year. July, in... More
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Barbara B
5 February 2015|
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Response from Riley_81_10 | Property representative |
Dear Barbara. Hope you are well today and thank you for the question. Botswana's climatic pattern is typical of southern Africa, although its rainfall is less than countries further east. The rains in Botswana come mostly... More
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"We were there for the wildlife so the slightly run down nature of the rooms didn't bother us."
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"I always want to stay close to the main house, so you don't have to wait so long for the guards to come..."
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"Rooms with the deck facing the water stretch"
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"Room 4 is great for waterhole views as do all rooms."
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