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Chobe River Camp

Ngoma Area | Eastern Caprivi, Katima Mulilo 9000, Namibia
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2017-11-26 2017-11-27
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we were there the new staff were going to improve the place, it changed its owner recedntly. Whenever we had an request or an complain we were welcome and the staff fullfilld our wishes. All staffmembers were friendly, the food was good to very...More

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Thank Bernd H
Response from GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Chobe River CampResponded 5 days ago

We are glad that you enjoyed your time at our property and many thanks for reverting back to us with such great words. Your experience has been shared with the rest of the team and all are wishing you fantastic adventures ahead. All the best...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So far this was the least attractive and enjoyable Gondwana Lodge. We know it has recently been taken over by Gondwana, but the services are lacking. No electricity, therefore no aircons in the tented rooms and only one communal charging station for all guests on...More

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Response from GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Chobe River CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback, we are really sorry for disappointing you and we hope to avoid such encounters in the future. We are indeed confident that we will be able to ensure best efforts in order to improve the standards of service...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Very nice Location, very friendly staff, good river trip (a little bid too much bird watching). Please improve: - remove loud water pump at the lodges during the day - safeguard wireless internet access - offer tapped beer (e.g. Hansa draught)

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Response from GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Chobe River CampResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you very much for your constructive suggestions. We will ensure best solutions were necessary and we hope you will have a fantastic time during your next stay. Best wishes with your adventure plans and happy days ahead! Yours in hospitality, Koney

Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had a superb two nights at this hotel in the Gondwana Group and although you do not see the game in the quantities one can see on the Botswana side of the River Chobe it is only a brief ride over the border, having...More

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Response from GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Chobe River CampResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your Chobe adventure on this platform, it will always be a pleasure to have you and we trust that potential guests will use your feedback to the best advantage. We hope you will have as much fun as you...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We did enjoy our stay. We will come back again. My only complaint is the man in charge of the camp grounds never came around to clean up our site. he didn't even clean other camp sites even after the guest had left. He raked...More

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Response from GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Chobe River CampResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you so much for bringing your experience to our attention, we are overjoyed hearing that you will be returning back to the property regardless of the stress we have caused. We are really hoping to make your next visit a remarkable adventure! See you...More

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18 October 2016|
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Response from J9lee | Reviewed this property |
No, there isn't.
1 September 2015|
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Response from Charmaine B | Property representative |
Hi there, the road from Camp Chobe to Vic Falls is 150 km, from the Botswana border post you drive 72 km, on the "corridor road" that is free of charge. from Kasane it is 5 km to Zimbabwe border. From Zim border to Victoria... More
Room Tips
"These tents are all in the sun with a great river view. Hot in summer"
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"All tented chalets face the river. Some are quite far from the main lodge"
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"The access road is rough. Call ahead before driving it!"
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"Tent 10 had uninterrupted views of the river to the left."
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