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Gweta Lodge

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Gweta Lodge is an oasis at the gateway to the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, situated in Gweta Village, Botswana.Enjoy numerous excursions, from overnight adventures on the Pans to short village walks for a glimpse of life in the Kalahari. 200kms from Maun and 290kms from Francistown, Gweta Lodge is perfect both as a stopover and as a destination in its own right. Come to Gweta Lodge and enjoy a five-star experience at a two-star price.
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Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
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Bar/Lounge
Paid Wifi
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Charming
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Getting there
Maun Airport193 km
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All reviews salt pans one night swimming pool excellent food outdoor bathroom the managers planet baobab water pressure self driving bar and restaurant accommodation options an oasis makgadikgadi pans two single beds family room comfortable chairs no air conditioning
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed here for two nights as part of a wider tour of Southern Africa. The campsite is fine but the rondavel rooms are so cute and definitely worth upgrading to. They have an outside bathroom like the authentic houses and showering under the night...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank emmap57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good situation between Maun & Gaborone to visit the pans. Must have been a beautiful spot a few years ago...but needs to be redone entirely, to start with just a good clean up. When we were there trash bins on the grounds were more than...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JEJ1979
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ceiling fans / air conditioners not in good working order. No bottled water or drinking glasses in room. Rooms not very clean. Staff not very accommodating. Very little information given on 1/2 and full day tours... The pool water was not clean as the dogs...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Little choice of places to stay in Gweta but this is central. Needs better road signage to find the place. We spent 2 nights here. Evening meal was good. There was an assumption that we would be eating with them on the first night! But...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank FamilyHobbs
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We stayed a few nights at the campsite because we wanted to visit the pans. Good points: the lodge/campsite is located in Gweta village with access to shops, transport and a village walk. The hosts are friendly and helpful. Not so good: The campsite area...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Motsebe B
May 23, 2017|
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Response from bajaya | Reviewed this property |
I didn't buy breakfast there. Just dinner. However, I would guess it will be less than 100 pula/person. I suggest you contact the lodge directly.
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malpass288
March 25, 2015|
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Response from Shaun N | Reviewed this property |
Terry and Helen are the owners. (And managers)
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"The rondavels are the cutest rooms. There are normal double complexes too"
emmap57
5 days ago
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"Make sure you get a rondavel and not a modern room!"
laurajean316
Aug. 8, 2017
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"All rooms are spacious & comfortable, situated away from the car-park & camp-site so you are sure..."
520josht
Jan. 6, 2017
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"Great staff, lovely food, beautiful lodge"
22uk2013
Jan. 5, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$64 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BotswanaCentral DistrictGweta
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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