The Kaisosi River Lodge is situated on the banks of the Kavango River
Kaisosi River Lodge: Our full report
Situated on the banks of the Kavango River, about 7km east of Rundu, lies Kaisosi River Lodge. The lodge can be easily reached in a normal sedan vehicle and makes for a convenient stop over en-route to the Caprivi Strip.
Set within a lush, green gardens, Kaisosi River Lodge has four two-storey thatched chalets each containing four rooms. Of the 16 rooms eight are twin/double rooms and eight are family rooms. The family rooms are split level with the second sleeping area being in the eaves. All rooms are pretty spacious and well furnished, and have either air-conditioning or ceiling fans. The en-suite bathrooms are equipped with a hand basin, a flushing toilet and a shower. Outside each room is a terrace/ balcony overlooking the Okavango River.
The main thatched building consists of an open plan restaurant, bar and lounge, and to the front is a large wooden veranda offering views across the Okavango. There are two swimming pools at the lodge right next to the river.
Activities at Kaisosi River Lodge focus on various cruises - bird watching, sunset and champagne breakfast – plus fishing trips.
Kaisosi River Lodge also has a campsite with 16 sites. Each site has own facilities with shower, toilet, basin, electricity and BBQ.
Our ViewKaisosi River Lodge is a simple, but comfortable lodge on the Okavango River. It’s a decent place for a short stop over when you are heading to the Caprivi Strip. It’s good for families and a stay of one night is ample.
Ideal length of stay: 1 night is recommended
Accessible by: Self-drive or Fly-and-Transfer
Owner: Chris and Jackie Lewis
Food & drink
Usual board basis: B&B
Dining style: Group Meals
Dining locations: Indoor and Outdoor Dining
Drinks included: No drinks are included
Attitude towards children: Children are welcome at Kaisosi River Lodge
Property’s age restrictions: There are no age restrictions
Equipment: Cots and high chairs are provided
Power supply: Mains Electricity
Communications: There are no internet facilities at Kaisosi. There is mobile phone reception.
Health & safety
Malarial protection recommended: Yes
Medical care: The nearest doctor is in the town of Rundu
Dangerous animals: Moderate Risk
Security measures: Two armed security guards are on duty during the evenings.
Fire safety: Each room is equipped with a fire extinguisher
Disabled access: Not Possible
Laundry facilities: Full Laundry Service - Extra Charge
Money: Cash, Visa and MasterCard are accepted methods of payment.