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Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We had an excellent service and helpfully staff. They mad great effort to help us in any case. We felt safe und comfortable during our stay. Everybody was friedly at the breakfast buffet, at the reception and also the room maid. We are from Germany. If the way wold not be so far, we wold very like to come again....

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Martin, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the great feedback and for taking the time to rate your stay with us on Trip-Advisor, it is much appreciated. We certainly hope to see you soon and would be happy to welcome you back.

Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here a few times over the years with my family and was always satisfied until my most recent disappointment. It seems that a lot of hotels no longer want to offer family rooms and the only option was to take two rooms for double the price and either I would have to stay with my child or my...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peter, thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us on Trip Advisor. You are correct in saying that we no longer have family units like we used to, which you are mentioning, we do however still have inter leading rooms and if there were any available we would have been to happy to offer one...

Oswego, Illinois
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The game drives we took through this hotel were incredible. We saw two large lion prides, more elephants than we could count, zebra, hyena, giraffe, and so much more. Our guide was so knowledgeable and patient with our questions. The whole experience was amazing. Our room was a little cramped. We had a king bed, but the room was only...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Holly, thank you for taking the time to rate your stay with us on Trip Advisor it is much appreciated. We are very happy that you had such a fantastic safari experience and you enjoyed your stay with us. I have taken note of your comments regarding the meals and will discuss these with our chefs so that we...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 17 May 2016

all our expectations were fully met, well serviced rooms, great meals, extremely efficient and friendly staff. Highly recommended. The trip on the Chobe was fantastic and our organized trip to Vic Falls was truly spectacular.

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Meryl, it was wonderful meeting you and we are delighted that you stayed with us, i hope the rest of your trip has been event free and you are having a wonderful time. All the best and hope to meet up again sometime.

Norway
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We went on a day trip from Victoria Falls with Wild Horizons, but everything in Botswana was organized through Chobe Marina Lodge, which is why I am writing the review here. The transfer from the border worked fine. We had the game drive first and river cruise/safari after lunch, everything was so enjoyable and we really had a great time....

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed your day trip to us and that the safari and experience met with your expectations. It is always rewarding receiving such good feedback, thank you. Perhaps next time you will stay with us so you can experience our service, rooms and all personally.

Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My week stay at Chobe Marina Lodge is always one I look forward to with the lovely reception from the staff and the delicious food from their kitchen. I mainly enjoy the Boat Cruise on the Chobe River where I can appreciate nature and wildlife such as Lion, Hippo, Elephant and Crocs. This time around I went on the Game...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Minky, it was an absolute pleasure having your group with us, we also had so much fun with your group, you made it fun, thank you. We cant wait for you to return to us again and we hope it will be in the near future. Minky, thank you for all you did while you were here and thank...

Virginia
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I really loved this place. Wow! I can't wait to return. The guides and activities were awesome. The food was excellent. The views were awesome. The room was great. The laundry service is very reasonable and efficient. I can only say the best things about it. Will use again!

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

This is what we aim to achieve, thank you for sharing your experience with us on Trip Advisor, we so very much appreciate it. We are delighted too that you had such a fantastic stay with us and certainly hope that you will visit us again.

Beechgrove, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This was our second visit to the Chobe Marina Lodge and althougf our first visit was sensational, this visit topped the first one of two years ago. The rooms were spacious and well appointed. The meals at the restaurant were very tasty and the menus were quite varied. I ordered a T-bone steak and was amazed at the size. I...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent fee-back, this is what we aim for. It is always rewarding to get such positive feedback and I will certainly pass this onto my staff, which will inspire them to do even better. We so look forward to hosting you again and hope that it will not take another two years before it happens again....

Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The toe days we spent here were very enjoyable. The suite we were allocated was first class, very comfortable and in very good condition. Room 47. The staff were helpful and very friendly and the game drives and river cruise were excellent too. The only real downside for us was the general quality of the food. there was only impala...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Geoff, thank you for taking the time to rate Chobe Marina Lodge and your stay on Trip Advisor. I have taken note of your comments and will attend to these personally. With regards to game / venison meat it must be noted that even though we are in the middle of so much game this commodity is not easily...

Hannacroix, New York
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Everything was BEYOND comprehension..fabulous! The service, food, accommodations were excellent. The views and sundowner cruises, the entertainment....again..fabulous! We had such a relaxing time and enjoyed everything from morning til night. We had a wonderful barbecue one evening with such a great variety of food and desserts....wish we had room to eat more....and believe me, we ate! Oh, let me not...

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Malcolm R, Chief Operating Officer at Chobe Marina Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, this is the reason we do what we do, so our guests can have the most amazing time and share that with us, it is so rewarding, thank you. It would be fantastic to welcome you back for a repeat visit sometime and when you do we hope to ensure you have as good...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Chobe Marina Lodge

Address: Chobe River, Kasane, Botswana
Region: Botswana > North-West District > Kasane
Price Range: ₹ 7,951 - ₹ 75,537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chobe Marina Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 66
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“room 61 on second floor was great”
 of 5 bubbles catherinedS8201TQ, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Riverside rooms have beautiful view”
 of 5 bubbles 15lon, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You might request a room closer to the middle, not so far to walk for meals.”
 of 5 bubbles tammyb713, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most of the rooms have sitting rooms attached! Make sure you get a bigger room!”
 of 5 bubbles Seniortraveler123, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request river view unit”
  • Safari drive during sunset - magical!
  • Sunset cruise with Namibia in the background
  • Having cofee on your private stoep (balcony) with a view over the river
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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