To Namwi Island Campsite
Our trip report
We departed from Chobe River Lodge in Kasane to Katima Mulilo. We crossed Ngoma Bridge (the border post between Botswana and Namibia) where they, by the way, confiscated our fillet which we did not cook the night before as intended, we proceeded to Katima Mulilo meaning to go to Zambesi River Lodge since we heard from friends that it is a nice place to camp.
Namwi Island Camping and Selfcatering, Katima Mulilo
Namwi Island is situated about 10km from Katima Mulilo on the Ngoma Road, turn left at Hippo Road follow the road for about 4km. It is on the banks of the Zambezi River overlooking the Hippo Island "...the ideal stop-over to continue your journey in Namibia or on to Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe."
Accommodation facilities include self-catering chalets and 31 shady campsites on a huge lawn. Campsites have their own braai areas, running water, power supply, built in table and seating. Most camp sites have a river view.
Other facilities include a modern ablution block with hot water, a scullery, swimming pool, small kiosk and 24 hour security.
Outdoor activities include bird watching, boat trips, sunset cruises, fishing trips.
The beautiful surroundings, well appointed accommodation facilities and many outdoor activities will make your stay a relaxing and memorable one.
GPS co-ordinates: S17°29.640 E024°20.637
Tel: +264 66 254188
Fax: +264 66 252233
Cell: +264 81 127 4572