Sandwiched between the river and the road this campsite regularly sees cows trying to sneak their way through to the water. The trees attract a range of birds, but especially the hornbills and the painted tree frogs sound like a thousand wind chimes tinkling of an evening.
There are no markings for the pitches, grab the best space you can.
The brick built ablution blocks are old and decrepit. The showers and toilets are cleaned regularly but the walls seem to get missed and there are plenty of mozzies and other creatures in the main blocks. Best bet is to find the canvas ablution blocks to the left of the main ones, where the bugs don't congregate and the gas heating for the showers works better.
Signage is poor with only a couple of not easily found signs pointing to reception in the bar.
The water is river water, a little brown and a sediment does form (as another reviewer pointed out). However if you get tap water from the bar fridge that is also discoloured but is drinkable.
Electricity is included for all camping pitches. WiFi is available at the bar but extremely slow - don't depend on it.
The couple who run the camp are aware of the problems with some of the buildings but they rent the property in order to run the business and have no control over the repairs to the buildings.
The couple themselves are very friendly but the bar staff rarely smile although service is reasonable. Meals are well presented and good value.
The camping price is relatively inexpensive and good value.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Low budget lodging with chalets and bedded tents with shared ablutions. Large campsite. Located on the river. Bar and Kitchen serving meals all day. Mokoro and boating excursions and Moremi day trips also offered. ... more less
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