Shakawe Lodge Ngamiland
Lodge, established in June 1969, is situated 375 kms from Maun and 25 kms
from Mohembo on the Botswana/Namibian border. Main activities include excellent
birding, photography and riverine forest nature walks. Accommodation consists
of 10 brick under thatch simple but roomy chalets with en-suite facilities and
ceiling fan; there is a circular thatched boma used as a dining room,
alongside a river-filled pond which attracts a large variety of birdlife, a
licensed bar and small swimming pool overlooking the Okavango River.
The camp site overlooks the river under large, shady trees.
Shakawe Lodge camp site is situated on
the bank of the Okavango river and offers comfortable tents and 10 camping
sites. Our guests have a choice of staying in one of 4 tents that are
furnished with 2 comfortable single beds.
The Campsite offers to its guests a bar with a kitchen for snacks, pizza and meals. There is also a large communal boma and braai area.
All 10 Campsites have electricity and its own barbecue area with water.
The ablution block has a scullery in the centre, with the ladies showers and toilets on the one side and gents on the other side.
Shakawe lodge is very popular for boating and offers a number of guided boats of varying sizes for fishing, birdwatching or cruises on the river.
Guests visiting Shakawe Lodge can enjoy various attractions and activities in the area such as the Tsodilo Hills (a World Heritage site with important rock art), the Drotsky Caves (accessible by 4x4 vehicle only) and the Mahango Game Park.
Rates per room per night, accommodation only: on request
|10 chalets: twin beds, en-suite, air-conditioner, TV|
|Single / Double Chalet||-|
|Campsite, accommodation only|
|Tent on decks: 4 dome tents with beds: per tent per night||-|
|Camping per person*||-|
|Camping per child||FOC|
|Activities per person|
|Boat hire per hour or full day, max 6 persons per boat, fuel excluded||-|
|Guided Tsodilo Hills & Mohembo Game Reserve tour by vehicle||-|
|Transfers to and from Shakawe airstrip/Mohembo Game Reserve border||-|
* Camp sites have power points and ablutions with hot water.
Tsodilo Hills: Visits are arranged to Tsodilo Hills for clients staying at the Lodge. This includes the vehicle (seat 4 persons), driver, fuel and a packed lunch. It does not include drinks.
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