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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average11%
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“game drives”(24 reviews)
“salt water”(8 reviews)
“sand dunes”(6 reviews)
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Paid Wifi
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

It's worth the time and ride to reach it, but once you get there ... It's "special" in many ways, you 'll never forget it Far away from everything, lost in the desert. But all you need and want is there

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Thank Danny V
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Our second stay in this unique and picturesque place Very remote, very quiet, very scenic Comfortable chalets, good food, friendly staff Interesting morning walk with John, incredible lion and cheetahs' sightings thanks to our skilled local guides, romantic evening under a stunning starry sky A...More

Thank carolelang
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely lodge a few lions and hyena but that part of the world is about space,stars, big vista's and all the small things that makes the arid dunes of the kalahari. Rooms comfortable, food great. The guides are knowledgeable especially John. All in all a...More

Thank Chenin2014
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My boyfriend and I spent 4 days at Xaus Lodge and loved every minute of it, from the early morning dune walks to getting into bed with hot water bottles at night! We were warmly welcome by Anthony who spent time telling us all about...More

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Thank Lottie R
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We stayed one night in the lodge, which is located next to a salt pan, which is special plus the stunning sky at nighttime with its stars. Long drive from collecting point to the lodge, which is not indicated by booking information. Hardly any wildlife,...More

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Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 689 - USD 797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 689 - USD 797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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dondStHelenaBay
28 February 2015|
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Yes, all activities are included in the daily rate. Activities include guided morning walks through the dunes, interaction with the Khomani San community at their crafting school, afternoon or night game drives, sundowners... More
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dondStHelenaBay
28 February 2015|
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Response from EleanorMuller | Property representative |
Yes, all activities are included in the daily rate. Activities include guided morning walks through the dunes, interaction with the Khomani San community at their crafting school, afternoon or night game drives, sundowners... More
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"all excellent"
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"Rooms allocated before you arrive. Limited number of rooms."
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"all rooms have excellent view of the salt pan and nothing to choose between them"
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"All rooms are the same, all in line either side of the main lodge area"
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