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    !Xaus Lodge

    Dune 91 | Off the Auob River Road, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 8814, South Africa
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          “salt water” (7 reviews)
          “game drives” (23 reviews)
          “san” (13 reviews)
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          Reviewed 3 December 2016

          Not easy to reach, !Xaus lodge is truly unique. Its peace, tranquility, sense of place and connection to the local communities is very special. Make the effort if you're looking for something unique but not if you want easy access, speed or even especially great...More

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          Reviewed 22 November 2016

          Lost in the middle of the dunes, no radio, no internet, no phone....... Great view, a lot of small animals to see. Very interesting team, you will learn a lot about the life in the dunes Awesome sky to see the stars in the night...

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          Reviewed 15 November 2016

          We were suprised about the comfort and friendlyness in this lodge. We can recommend to stay there, in case you make Holidays in the Kalahari. Next time, we will definitely stay a day longer, Minimum 3 nights.

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          Reviewed 22 October 2016

          We stayed there for a couple of days. The lodge is placed at a beautiful spot overseeing a big pan with a waterhole. We got picked up at a picnic area and drove in a convoy to the lodge. The welcome was warm and after...More

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          Reviewed 16 October 2016

          Guiding a number of groups over the last few years to !Xaus, I'm yet to be disappointed. The food has always been good, the accommodation clean and comfortable and the atmosphere pleasant. Game drives in the immediate area can be a little on the quiet...More

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          dondStHelenaBay
          is game drives included in the daily rate
          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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          dondStHelenaBay
          is the game trips included in the tariff
          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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