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Toshari Lodge
Toshari Lodge
Toshari Lodge
Toshari Lodge

Toshari Lodge: Our full report

Toshari Lodge is less opulent than some of the places near Etosha National Park.

It offers good-value accommodation and makes an ideal base if you would prefer to drive yourself around Etosha. It may also be the bed you need for any late bookings when accommodation inside the park can be difficult to find.



Our view

This smart, modern lodge combines hotel-style efficiency with an oasis-like environment (it’s just off the highway 25km from Etosha’s Anderson Gate). Expert Africa didn’t stay at Toshari when we visited in 2018, but would be happy to do so, taking advantage of the cool lobby and bar, the sparkling pools and the tidy, immaculately clean rooms done out in muted tones. It’s a popular base for South African bus tours and DIY safari travellers, so it definitely does not feel personal. But it’s a well managed lodge, and we liked that sense of professionalism.

Richard Trillo

Richard Trillo

Namibia expert

Geographics

Location
Etosha National Park, Namibia
Accessible by
Self-drive or Fly-and-Transfer

Children

Attitude towards children

Health & safety

Malarial protection recommended
Yes
Dangerous animals
Moderate Risk
Fire safety

Activities

  • 4WD Safari

    4WD Safari

  • Birdwatching

    Birdwatching

Extras

Disabled access

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