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Best affordable accommodation in Maun Botswana

Best affordable accommodation in Maun Botswana


One of the best ways to find some very snazzy yet affordable accommodation in Maun Botswana is by making good use of the AirBnB app.
Here are our top finds.....

Tlou Cottage
Tlou cottage is a quaint yet rustic two bedroom, self-catering cottage overlooking the Maun Game Park. With WiFi, Laundry Service, Safe Parking and in beautiful quite surroundings situated conveniently in town this is the perfect base for anyone looking to explore the Okavango Delta.
Otto House & Shack

"Otto House is a Eco house that sits on the banks of the Thamalakane River, the gateway to the great Okavango Delta. Otto was featured in the VISI magazine (Feb/March 2016) and awarded the Afrisam 2016 Architectural Award for Natural Building Technology"
Birders retreat

 Birders Retreat "Situated on the banks of the Boro river Gateway to the Okavango delta. We have a large riverine river frontage,large lawns, garden etc. Studio workshop for artists. Gue…

Travel in Botswana, Ten Tips to hassle free travel in Botswana

Travel in Botswana, Ten Tips to hassle free travel in Botswana
Self-driving through Botswana is generally a very relaxed affair, however these ten tips will make your trip an absolute breeze

1.Throughout Botswana you will encounter numerous road blocks, although in general these are merely veterinary check points that monitor the movement of fresh meat throughout Botswana in order to prevent the spread of foot and mouth disease, on approaching one of these road blocks take care to observe the decreasing speed limit as indicated on the signage leading up to the check point normally this is 120kmh down to 80kmh and then 60kmh its not uncommon for police to speed trap on the approach to these stops . Take note of the police officer as he will direct you by hand signals as to when and where you must stop, however regardless, always remember to stop at the stop sign just before the police officer and then wait for him to request that you drive forward on his signal. (Remember to stop at th…

Camping at Khwai, Botswana

The Khwai region of Botswana is found on the far western border of the Moremi Game Reserve. Typically one enters the Moremi Game Reserve via South Gate and then one can either drive up north through the eastern side of the Moremi Game Reserve up along the Okavango flood plains until reaching the top of the derivable northern section of the Moremi Reserve and then turning west to Third Bridge, from Third Bridge one can then drive back down south along the west side of the reserve until reaching Khwai Gate and the associated Campsite. There are in fact two campsites at Khwai, there is the main campsite(North Gate, Khwai) right at the Moremi/Khwai Gate and then there is also the Khwai Community Managed Campsite that is found on the opposite side of Khwai river. However, if you have traveled any of the above-mentioned routes the first campsite that you will reach would be the main campsite(North Gate Khwai) found at the Khwai/Moremi Gate this campsite is managed by the SKL Group.



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