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1 room, 2 adults

Thamalakane River Lodge

3-star3 stars
Sexaxa Ward, Maun, Botswana

Riverfront lodge with outdoor pool, near Okavango Delta
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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  • Thamalakane is in a great location on the river where the staff are very nice. Mainly…Mar 21, 2019
  • Wonderful service. enjoyable stay. Rooms are rustic as you would expect.Jun 6, 2019

Thamalakane River Lodge

from ZAR 4,737
  • Comfort Chalet, 1 Bedroom, River View
  • Family Twin Room, 2 Bedrooms

What’s around Thamalakane River Lodge


  • Okavango Delta - 1 min walk
  • Maun Wildlife Educational Park - 11.7 mi / 18.9 km
  • Maun Gardens - 12.3 mi / 19.8 km
  • Okavango Swamps Crocodile Farm - 21 mi / 33.7 km

Getting around

  • Maun (MUB) - 22 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 26 cabins
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 2 PM-7 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 7 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children (2 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *


  • Free extended parking

  • Free RV/bus/truck parking


  • Area shuttle within 20 km *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, German, Portuguese.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 30
  • Year Built - 2008
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German
  • Portuguese

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Things to enjoy
  • Furnished patio
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This poolside restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Thamalakane River Lodge’s small print

Also known as

  • Thamalakane River Lodge Maun
  • Thamalakane River Lodge
  • Thamalakane River Maun
  • Thamalakane River
  • Thamalakane River Lodge Maun
  • Thamalakane River Lodge Lodge
  • Thamalakane River Lodge Lodge Maun


For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: BWP 300 (one way)

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for BWP 200.0 per stay

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of BWP 320 per vehicle (one way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Thamalakane River Lodge

  • Is there a pool at Thamalakane River Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Thamalakane River Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Thamalakane River Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self and extended parking.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Thamalakane River Lodge?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is BWP 320 per vehicle one way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Thamalakane River Lodge?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 7 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Thamalakane River Lodge?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves local and international cuisine.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,6 From 11 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Mauin sanctuary.
Great place. Out of the hussle and bustle of Maun.
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Thamalakane River Lodge

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