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    Kunene River Lodge

    On Kunene River, Ruacana, Namibia
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    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
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    • Excellent65%
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 212 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We drove from Epupa falls along the river road. Amazing scenery and only saw one other car in three hours! Buffy gave us such a warm and friendly greeting and took the time to show us around. We then spent a lovely relaxing afternoon at...More

    Thank Karen3435
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Good service, great campsites for both small and large parties - ours was grassed - a luxury. Fantastic views of the river front - it would be nice if the Iona Park in Angola had game - hopefully one day. Had a trailer hitch issue...More

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    Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for sending in your review. Pete was pleased he was able to help welding the hitch on your trailer so you could continue on your way. We are glad you enjoyed the swimming pool. We appreciate your recommending KRL to other visitors and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We booked 6 months ago, living to the moment of reaching the Kunene. The first thing the camping boss did was asking the kids to be quit. For us it was a downer, not feeling welcome. Later their was a fire, we and some camping...More

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    Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    You wrote such lovely comments in our guest book so we are surprised to hear you were upset and had lost a flash light and wonder why you did not mention it at the time. We have not heard from any other guests about losing...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a camp/lodge site which is well established and well managed. There are some cheeky monkeys around and many birds can be found here. Because around the site there is no grass cutting or planting of vegetables, this is a natural attraction for birds....More

    Thank robproccons
    Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed watching our monkeys (who can be cheeky), birds and tree squirrels. It is one of the pleasures of being out in the bush. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your Namibian holiday Hillary

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    It was a very nice experience to camp at Kunene after a day of hard driving along the Kunene river from Epupa. The river, grass campsite and good facilities help to get a good rest.The only problem was that although they promise wi-fi, there was...More

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    Response from Hillary M, Owner at Kunene River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Delighted you had a positive experience camping with us. Our WiFi in system comes via a satellite dish and sometimes if the monkeys disturb the dish, even slightly, it adversely affects our WiFi coverage. We try to rectify it as quickly as possible so apologies...More

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    • US$107 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 21
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    • Omusati Region >
    • Ruacana
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    Room & Suite (28)
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    6 July 2017|
    Response from CapeTownLaura | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. I can't remember the price but it included a short transfer to visit a local family unit. We had a guide/interpreter and sat in a hut with family members learning about the himba culture. We also saw their kitchen hut... More
    Erle A
    22 January 2017|
    Response from ResDest | Property representative |
    Dear Erle Our Camping costs are NAD 160 Per person Per night. and Yes you do need to made a booking in advance for the lodge to prepare you camping site. As it stand we do have availability and you can go ahead to reserve... More
    Room Tips
    "We believe this is one of the best places to stay along the Kunune river for camping or lodging."
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    "We only used the campsite, so can't comment on rooms"
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    "All campsites are nice but chose one not too far from the restaurant"
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    "Rooms are all nice"
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