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Old Traders Lodge

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“wild dogs”(56 reviews)
“game drives”(105 reviews)
“watering hole”(31 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place! It’s (almost) all just great there! We stayed on a superior room which I recommend since it’s facing directly water which means I can enjoy the hippos and the crocodiles - it’s quite entertaining to add to you relax state. Rooms...More

Thank João C
Response from Ryan W, Public Relations Manager at Old Traders LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hello João, Thanks for taking the time to review us. We're glad that you had a good stay. We will make sure to get the staff to smile more. You're correct, we live in paradise!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have booked Erindi for clients numerous times and have received a lot of mixed reviews over the years. I finally had the chance to check it out myself to see what it's all about. The drive there was excellent, enjoyed driving through the mountains...More

Thank My_Guide_Botswana
Response from ErindiGameReserve, Guest Relations Manager at Old Traders LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, What a great review! Thank you for taking the time to write such an informative account of your stay at Erindi. We really appreciate it and hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 7 January 2018

After 3 weeks of road-tripping and camping all over Northern Namibia, my husband insisted on a night's stay at Erindi and there was no way I was going to do anything but go along with it. We had made a last minute booking (literally on...More

Thank Sandra P
Response from ErindiGameReserve, Guest Relations Manager at Old Traders LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Hello Sandra, Thank you for your 5-star review of Old Traders Lodge. We appreciate the feedback. We are pleased to hear that we could accommodate you in the Superior Suite at short notice. The views are incredible and we are always happy to hear that...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

'Organised' safari isn't our thing, but my other half booked us in here for 2 nights as a birthday treat and they do a very good job indeed. The game drives were informative with good sightings, though the other guests in our vehicle only wanted...More

Thank Binty12
Response from ErindiGameReserve, Guest Relations Manager at Old Traders LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Hello, Thank you for your 5-star review of Old Traders Lodge. We appreciate the feedback. It sounds like you had an incredibly enjoyable experience at Erindi. We are pleased to hear that our guides could accommodate the different wants and needs of the group and...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is a place I could return to again and again. Our guide from Tracking Namibia Safaris chose Erindi for our final stop in Namibia because it is close enough to Windhoek that we could travel from there to catch our flight and not need...More

Thank QveenB
Response from ErindiGameReserve, Guest Relations Manager at Old Traders LodgeResponded 8 January 2018

Hello, Thank you for your fantastic 5-star review of Old Traders Lodge. We are thankful for the kind words. It sounds like you thoroughly enjoyed yourself, and that is what we aim for while offering excellent accommodation, activities and personal customer service. We are thrilled...More

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BE001903
3 February 2017|
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Hello, Thanks for your query. Please contact reservations directly for rates. They get updated every now and then, so they will be able to give you a breakdown of what the suites cost per night. Call +264 (0)83 330... More
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brunowbraun
21 November 2016|
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Hello, Yes absolutely. Camp Elephant is wheelchair friendly and there are two guest suites available for guests with special needs. Our staff will be happy to assist where needed. Kind regards, Erindi TripAdvisor Team.
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jax274
8 September 2015|
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Response from ErindiGameReserve | Property representative |
Hello, It is approximately 5 h 27 min (329km) from Okakeujo, Etosha to Erindi. From Erindi to Windhoek it is about 2 h 18 min (176km) however this does depend on the condition of the road and time of day at the time of your... More
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"From superior room type upwards has a view onto the big waterhole which is frequented by wildlife."
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"Ask for a waterhole view room."
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"If you can afford the Livingstone Suite it is worth every penny as it's right on the watering hole, has a..."
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"Ask for the one overlooking a water hole."
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