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| Approximately 100km West of Rakops, the Nearest Village, Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana
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  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
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“solar panels” (3 reviews)
“safari lodge” (4 reviews)
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Dave and Chantel run a well oiled Safari Lodge in the heart of the Kalahari.They have both lion and leopard visiting the water hole at the lodge. Their bushman experience walk is very informative. Their chalets give the real safari experience. This is a real...More

Thank Mike_G6308
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We spent two wonderful days at Dinaka and we felt like home since the first moment. The lodge is very peaceful, super well organized and comfortable. Food is very good. Needless to say, the private reserve is wonderful and Dave will make sure you explore...More

Thank 123centu
Reviewed 1 August 2017

A very friendly family run operation. Thanks to George, Dave, Chantel, John and Marg. Fantastic food too! The rooms are well appointed but have no electricity for charging equipment and only have solar panels for hot water, so, no sun, no hot water. We were...More

Thank Barbaravaardt
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Dinaka is a charming lodge, run by charming people. It is by far the best value for money. Comfortable rooms, good food, pleasant staff, good game viewing. What more do you want? It is highly recommendable. Just, let's hope they keep their standards and price...More

Thank LaReyniere
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The lodge has been cleverly situated around a water hole and guests awake to the sounds of animals around the rooms The lodge is run by the owner family and service levels are outstanding We experienced an amazing lion sightings , with two kills 100...More

Thank terrylavery1
  • Top amenities
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Price range
  • US$ 560 - US$ 680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
  • Location
  • Botswana >
  • Ghanzi District >
  • Central Kalahari Game Reserve
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27 October 2016|
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Response from Momplayinghookie | Reviewed this property |
Dinaka Safari Lodge has a Facebook page too so you query them there. (I did see a 'false' Facebook page so be careful you get the right one. The false one showed big game hunters... the Dinaka owners were very upset and they... More
16 January 2015|
Response from Momplayinghookie | Reviewed this property |
We used Mel Albers at Africa Inbound Safaris africainbound@gmail My son is 16. You can contact the hosts or Mel Albers but my guess would be: I think any age child here at Dinaka would be fine as long as they can sit still... More
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"room close to the main eating area"
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"If you are nervous of the bush ask for a room close to the lodge but otherwise they are all lovely."
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"All tents are well situated and are far away enough from each other so that you may feel that you are alone..."
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"Every room is nice located"
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