Thamalakane River Lodge
Thamalakane River Lodge is placed on the banks of the Thamalakane River, just 19kms from Maun, and en route to the famous Moremi Game Reserve. Stone chalets are positioned in the shade of the riverine forest, overlooking the river.
Thamalakane River Lodge Introduction
Thamalakane River Lodge sits on the banks of the Thamalakane River, just 19kms from Maun, and en route to the famous Moremi Game Reserve. Characterful en suite, stone chalets (some with private splash pools) are positioned in the shade of the riverine forest, overlooking the river. The widely acclaimed restaurant produces a la carte meals from an ever-changing menu and serves dishes at dusk with a spectacular view of the setting sun and the river ablaze as it slowly dips behind the trees.
- 1.5 hour drive to Lake Ngami for magnificant bird watching.
- Embark on a guided walk and a Mokoro adventure from the Boro Poler Station.
- Learn more about the cultural aspect and way of life of the Delta tribes and how they survived in this watery wilderness.
- Regular supplies of almost everything can be bought in Maun, and the town boasts several good shopping centres.
Thamalakane River Lodge Game Viewing and Activities
Thamalakane enjoys a wonderful location which lends itself to relaxation around the pool and on your private patios enjoying the plentiful birds and spectacular sunsets.
Venturing further afield Thamalakane is an easy 20 minute drive from Maun, with it’s shopping centres and wonderful curio shops and the airport. Moremi Game Reserve is a hour and half's drive away and offers spectacular Big Five game viewing opportunities. The Okavango Delta is nearby at a 45 minute drive, and in addition to magnificent game viewing and scenic beauty, guests will be given the opportunity to learn more about the Delta, the ecosystem and its functioning – how the delta works, why it floods, the importance of flooding to the ecosystem, the effect of this on all animal life.
Marina's lies about 8km north of Maun, about ten minutes drive from the airport, along the Shorobe Road, which leads to the Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango Delta. It's located in a residential area – with plenty of people around.
This comfortable 4-night safari is a great introduction to 2 of the best wildlife areas of Botswana, the Okavango Delta and Moremi Game Reserve. Activities include open 4x4 game drives with experienced game rangers, nature walks, mokoro (dugout canoe) rides and game watching activities.
The Maun Lodge is a small, but efficient, hotel on the banks of the Thamalakane River, 4 kilometres from Maun Airport and 2,5 kilometres from Maun’s CBD. The Maun Lodge is the ideal stop-over for tourists on their way to or from the Okavango Delta.
Crocodile Camp is a 12km drive from the small town of Maun towards the Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana. Situated on the banks of the Thamalakane river, the camp hosts an abundance of bird life with the occasional hippo or crocodile.