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Mariental, Namibia
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Good service nice people nice room I will be back again I like the room very much but it was too hot in November,I like kalahari desert very much the landscape is soo beautiful with a nice land red dunes. I really recommend this place very much stayed November 2015.

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your stay at the Anib Lodge so much and we appreciate the lovely review about your experience at the lodge! We also hope that this was not the last visit and that we will be able to welcome you back at the lodge again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Although Kalahari Anib Lodge being a rather big Lodge, it always felt comfortable and with an intimate atmosphere, this is mostly caused by the very friendly and charming staff members, always happy to help, provide, serve, answer etc. and always with a friendly and charming smile on their faces, which can't leave guests with not having a smile on their...

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you stopover was comfortable and enjoyable at the Anib Lodge and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Wonderfull lodge, the location is awsome and the game drive is recommended - very informative guide! very good food and service, very clean...almost got an excellent if it was not for one employee not taking us serious about a rare food allery. Thank you.

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to write us a review and apologise for any inconvenience caused with the food. We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed the rest of your trip and look forward to welcoming you back at the lodge again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 26 October 2015

POSITIVE ASPECTS : Excellent Staff Attitude & Service; Good Cleanliness & Maintenance; Comfortable and relaxing NEGATIVE ASPECTS : Kalahari Experience completely lost due to poor Architecture; building should be outward looking into nature; Provide shaded parking.

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Please note that the Kalahari Anib Lodge will be undergoing renovations in January to enhance the Kalahari experience for its guests, We do hope to be able to welcome you back at the lodge again once the renovations have been completed. Kind regards, Katrin

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Rooms simply decorated and set in a square round open space with pretty small pool in the middle. Bathroom basic but clean. Comfortable beds. Good air con and mozzie sprays and nets provided though we had no problems. Set dinner served to us at outside tables where we had views of animals at the watering hole. Wifi available in bar....

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the feedback and the detailed review. We are very glad to hear that your stay was so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you back at the lodge again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Naarden
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We booked 2 nights at the end of our Namibia-roundtrip (july 2015) just to get organised and wind down after 4 weeks of stunning nature. When we arrived our camping spot was not ready, some maintenance was being carried out. The receptionist offered us 1 night in a lodgeroom, including complementary dinner and breakfast. I think that was great service....

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy both your room as well as the camp site. We thank you for taking the time to write a great review and we hope to be able to welcome you back at the lodge again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Krefeld
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We stayed for one night at the Camping site of Kalahari Anib Lodge and found both the location (three nicely separated spaces in walking distance to the lodge) as well as the features (private bathroom, shaded table/benches, fresh water, dedicated electricity outlet) very pleasing. We had dinner at the lodge. Both presentation and quality of the food were on a...

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. we appreciate your feedback greatly and are very glad to hear that you have enjoyed your camping at the lodge so much. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you back at the lodge again in the future. Kind regards, Katrin

Windhoek
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Very welcoming friendly staff and knowledgeable tour guides always makes this lodge a pleasure to visit. Building work going on at the moment was a bit of a disruption and concerned that it might be getting to big with the new rooms being added.

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GondwanaCollection, Social Media Assistant at Kalahari Anib Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We apologise for any inconveniences caused by the renovations. We hope to be able to welcome you back at the lodge once our complete renovations have been concluded. Kind regards, Katrin

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The lodge is clean but basic.-rooms are brick wall cabins. They house two single beds close together but there is a lack of surfaces to lay things on( I like everything off the floor!) There is A/c but no TV and curtains were very thin which let in daylight as soon as it came. There was a safe - but...

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We thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the lodge with us. We appreciate your remarks as these will help us to improve our customer service in the future. The Kalahari Anib Lodge will be undergoing major renovations from January 2016 - April 2016. Kind regards, Katrin

Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We have now stayed at every Gondwana Collection Lodge in Namibia, and Anib is like the rest of them, excellent. Well run, professional service, well equipped, very good food. What else does one need.Every Gondwana lodges has its own theme and character, which just adds to the positive story. As far as we are concerned, you just can not go...

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Thank you so much for your ongoing support and for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate it very much! We hope to be able to welcome you back at the Gondwana Lodges soon! Kind regards, Katrin

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kalahari Anib Lodge lies like a lush green oasis in the midst of red Kalahari dunes. The restaurant and chalets are arranged around a shaded courtyard with a large swimming pool. 52 rooms(30 Twin Standard, 17 Twin Comfort and 5 Family Comfort Rooms) with a private veranda are available for tour groups. Located about 30 km northeast of Mariental the lodge makes for a perfect stopover on the way south. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kalahari Anib Lodge

Address: About 30 Km Northeast of Mariental, Mariental, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Hardap Region > Mariental
Price Range: $160 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kalahari Anib Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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“All the rooms are equivalent ! May be choose the range closest to the desert !”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisTiane1415, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is only available in the bar/restaurant area.”
 of 5 bubbles AJMglobaltraveller, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All chalets have the same view as long they are with poolview”
 of 5 bubbles lukasoritzel, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We took room 49. Great view and veranda”
 of 5 bubbles berndi2017, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room (Room 4) - well positioned, a view of the pool on one side and the sandy landscape on the other.”
 of 5 bubbles 506vanessar, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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