The Kraal Lodging

Description and Facilities

The Kraal Lodging


The Kraal Lodging Botswana is a perfect base for those who are exploring the most spectacular parts of Botswana. It is an easy, safe and comfortable stop for visitors on business, self-drives and well appointed for those on 4X4 camping holidays wanting to “recharge."

From the tranquillity of the deck, enjoy the river and it’s seasons. Keen photographers will enjoy the vantage point and will capture the abundant birdlife (over 300 species occuring), including the resident Fish Eagles and occasionally crocodile and hippo making The Kraal Lodging not just a stopover but also a unique and special destination.

The Kraal Lodging provides beautiful accommodation for a family, couples and/or singles. With a maximum of 8 adult guests, the four comfortable and private ensuite twin or double rooms are within the safety and security of the “Kraal.” Each room is well appointed with air-conditioning, ceiling fans, desk and wardrobe. Access to Wi-Fi Internet is available if you wish to connect with family, friends or business.

All guests are welcome to enjoy the viewing deck from which to watch the happenings on the river and birdwatch. The Kraal’s plunge pool is a nice way to cool off after hot days in the sun and the Braai (barbeque) equipment is ready for you to use and enjoy the outdoor lifestyle. Wake up to the sounds of the birds and fix yourself breakfast, just the way you like it and in your own time.

The Kraal Kitchen is well equipped with all you would need as you travel through Botswana including a clothes washing machine.

Plenty of parking space is available to securely leave your caravan or trailer if you wish to unhitch and drive into Maun.

For long term occupants only

A beautiful and special, large, private two bedroom house, that has a wonderful open African feel. Situated in a secluded garden with swimming pool, the house provides a unique vantage point to experience the seasons and renowned birdlife along the Themalakani River. An open plan Kitchen and spacious lounge with large custom built panoramic windows combined with a large thoughtfully designed patio area overlooking the pool and river provides the perfect entertaining area and makes guests feel very welcome. Two large bedrooms with their own en suite bathrooms have plenty of storage in their inbuilt cupboards and also have space to place a writing desk plus settee. From the 50m of private river frontage and back to the road, the property is securely fenced with it’s own security gate.

Situated in the gardens of The Lodge House are two cottages originally designed for guests to the main house. Each cottage is self contained with bathroom and kitchenette and private with their own courtyards in which to sit and enjoy an afternoon drink or breakfast. The cottages, share a beautiful thatched roof however are separate and private. They also have the option to be connected using the adjoining door.

For long term occupants only, the cottages are an affordable option for those wanting a high quality and comfortable accommodation while having a special experience.

The Lodge house and its cottages are a quintessential Botswana African living experience.

This place offers the following activities

  • Birdwatching
  • Close to Shopping Centres
  • Fixed Wing Scenic Flights

This venue offers the following business facilities

  • Internet Access

This place will accept the following methods of payment

  • Bank (online banking)Transfer
  • Bank Guaranteed Cheque
  • Cash (Major Currencies)
  • Cash(Local & Foreign)
  • Debit Cards

This venue offers the following in-room facilities

  • Air Conditioner
  • Fan
  • Fridge
  • Internet Access Wi-Fi
  • Laundry
  • Tea & Coffee in Room
  • Wake up call

This venue offers the following services and amenities

  • Airport Transfers
  • Braai (Barbeque) Facilities
  • Early / Late Check in
  • Electrical Power
  • Fridge Facilities
  • Garden
  • Internet Wi - Fi
  • Secure Parking
  • Security
  • Swimming Pool
  • Trailer Parking
  • Water