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Oddballs' Palm Island Luxury Lodge

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Breakfast included
Free Wifi
Fitness centre
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Reviewed October 9, 2009

Flooded plains, exotic animals and bush camping - what more could you ask for? Botswana is expensive compared with other African countries but cheaper options are available. I spent four nights at 'Oddballs' in September 2008 costing around US$1200. This included return flights from Maun,...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2009

If you want to really experience the Delta, then Oddballs is the perfect choice. The accommodations are simple, but that is what the environment calls for. We didn't want or need a butler or a plunge pool. You can go anywhere and "see" the animals,...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2009

Another favorite spot for us. After a rough plane flight to get here, we were taken by mokoros to the camp. I agree with another review that it was like a fairy tale. The ride was so peaceful and relaxing that we felt so refreshed...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2009

All I can say is that the previous reviewer, the one who didn't like Delta Camp, must have had a terrible travel agent. Clearly they booked someone who wanted modern comforts into a rustic retreat. Delta Camp is the most wonderful, peaceful place I have...More

1  Thank seismoprincess
Reviewed April 18, 2009

Snakes in my room, baboon pooping and peeing my room and in the showers multiple times a day (sounds cute when you write it, but I assure you it is not). The rooms are completely open which I thought would be cool but in reality...More

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Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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US$352 - US$660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Oddballs Palm Island Hotel Okavango Delta
Oddballs' Palm Island Luxury Lodge Botswana/Okavango Delta
Botswana > North-West District > Okavango Delta
Traveller (162)
Room & Suite (44)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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February 16, 2015|
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Response from PeterMaun | Property representative |
Hi Barry, Oddballs' itself takes 30 guests whilst The Enclave takes just 10, so is much more intimate. also the tents are much bigger, so it really boils down to what's more important to you - the intimacy and comfort, or... More
Room Tips
"All tents / platforms are similarly close to water and thus the serenades! Cherish it as I did or take good..."
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"tents with bucket showers"
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"No tents are better, only some got a direct riverview!"
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"Take your time to enjoy Oddballs and prepare to just relax and enjoy nature"
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