Kalahari Arms hotel

The Kalahari Arms and other lodges, hotels and self-catering (self-contained) accommodation in South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe

The Kalahari Arms Hotel in Ghanzi Botsawana is the gateway to the Kalahari. The Kalahari Arms Hotel was one of the first businesses to be established in Ghanzi and still offers bed and breakfast accommodation to suit every budget. You are accommodated in en-suite chalets with DSTV, air-conditioning and tea/coffee-making facilities, or you can pitch your tent on one of the campsites. The children can get rid of all their pent-up energy in the playground, while you relax in the lapa with a refreshing drink or swim a few laps.

Situated within Ghanzi in Botswana on the Trans-Kalahari Route to Maun. The Kalahari Arms Hotel has accommodation for all types of budgets, so if you just looking for bed and breakfast or for something a little more luxurious, you will find it all right here.

The Kalahari Arms Hotel has a terrace where you can soak up the sun, or if you prefer to lounge in the shade, we have a lapa where you could enjoy some icy cold beverages whilst enjoying the relaxing garden.

The Kalahari Arms Hotel boasts having a half size Olympic swimming pool and an enjoyable playground for the kids that has slides, swings and much more for the kids to enjoy whilst you laze on the luscious green lawn soaking up our wonderful African sun.

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From the Kalahari Arms Hotel you can drive North to Maun the gateway to the Okavango Delta and Moremi. In Maun you can stay in the Thamlakane River Lodge. We offer a selection of hotels and cars in Maun and the Okavango, which is only three hours drive from Ghanzi. On the Western panhandle of the Okavango Delta lies Shakawe. Here Drotsky Cabins is a mere 5 hours drive with a Landcruiser or car from Temba Car Hire from the Kalahari Arms Hotel in Ghanzi and is the most popular lodge or hotel. If you visit Ghanzi, Maun and the Okavango Delta, we strongly recommend Andries Erwee as your tour guide.

South of Ghanzi is Kang Ultra Lodge the best accommodation along the Central Kgalagadi Highway between Johannesburg and Ghanzi in Kang, Botswana. Five hours north of Ghanzi is the CAPRIVI Strip in Namibia. Here you can book accommodation and camping at Mazambala Island Lodge, Kwando Camp in Caprivi, Ngepi Camp a perfect family destination in Caprivi Namibia along the Kavango River or Kaisosi River Lodge near Rundu, which is 6 hours from the Kalahari Arms in Ghanzi.

To the North East of Ghanzi lies Chobe National Park. where Our famous hotel in this region is Chobe Safari Lodge on the border of the Chobe Game Reserve. We also recommends other hotels such as SENYATI SAFARI LODGE and Toro Lodge. Both offer good accommodation near Chobe and Kasane, 7 hours from the Kalahari Arms hotel in Ghanzi. Seventy km from Kasane is Victoria Falls where you can stay in excellent accommodation and enjoy activities. This is 4x4 area and we strongly recommend that you heire a landruiser or other vehicle from Temba Car Hire in Maun or Kasane

Most people visiting Ghanzi and Botswana will start their tour in the capital city Gaborone where we offer a selection of good hotels. The Kalahari Arms Hotel in Ghanzi is five hours drive from Gaborone. In Gaborone you can stay in the The Big Five Lodge or if you prefer something more luxurious you can stay in Cresta Lodge Gaborone. Unfortunately there is no sister hotel of the Kalahari Arms in Gaborone. However if you prefer the rural atmosphere of Ghanzi why not try Mokolodi Lodge Gaborone self-catering (self-contained) accommodation just 12 km from Gaborone.

From Ghanzi you will need to travel West to reach the city of Francistown. On your way from Ghanzi to Francistown you can overnight in either Gweta lodge and hotels or Nata Lodge on the edge of the Makgadigadi Pans 6 hours from the Kalahari Arms Hotel in Ghanzi. If you take the Southern route via Serowe to Francistown you can overnight at Khama Rhino Sanctuary. In Francistown your choice would be Woodlands self catering. Woodlands self-catering (self-contained) and camping is the best for families and people on self drive holidays near Francistown in Botswana. Woodlands is also known as Woodlands 4x4 but the camp is accessible with any vehicle.

Ghanzi is Kalahari country. Once you experience the Kalahari Arms Hotel in Botswana you may want to visit Upington in the Kalahari in South Africa. Here you will be able to choose accommodation such as self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation at the Kalahari Monate Lodge or the Upington Country Lodge. If you prefer more luxury then the Kalahari Arms Hotel in Ghanzi then the Kalahari Sun River Lodge a boutique hotel in Upington might be your answer.

Large parts of the Kalahari is in Namibia. Within easy reach from the Kalahari Arms Hotel lies Windhoek the capital, where you can choose from hotels and self-catering (self-contained) accommodation such a Arebbusch self-catering (self-contained) just South of the city and 7 hours from the Kalahari Arms hotel. From Windhoek it will take you another 3 hours to Mariental River Chalets

The coastal town Swakopmund lies 9 hours from Ghanzi in the Namib Desert. South of Swakopmund in Namibia is Solitaire and Sossusvlei. At Sesriem near Sossusvlei there are two excellent hotels. Sossusvlei Lodge is luxurious whilst Sossusvlei Desert Lodge offers self-catering (self-contained) accommodation at Sesriem 11 hours from the Kalahari Arms in Ghanzi. Further south is the Fishriver Canyon where the Caňon Lodge offers excellent accommodation.

To the North West of Ghanzi in neigbouring Namibia lies DAMARALAND where you can stay in excellent lodges such as Twyfelfontein, Ugab Terrace Lodge, Vingeklip Lodge and the flagship Palmwag. The roads in this area is gravel and we recommend that you hire a car or 4x4 to visit these area

Etosha National Park is Namibia's best game park and to the North West of Ghanzi and the Kalahari Arms Hotel. In the Etosha National Park you can simply stay in Temba Etosha Lodge a self-catering (self-contained) lodge just outside the Etosha National Park.

If you drive South West from the Kalahari Arms Hotel you will end up in Grunau in Namibia. In Grunau you can overnight in Grunau Lodge self-catering (self-contained) accommodation. Still in Grunau twod days drive from the Klahari Arms in Ghanzi is Grunau Country House bed and breakfast accommodaion in the old Grunau Hotel in Grunua in between Noordoewer and Keetmanshoop in Namibia or Orange River Lodge self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation in Noordoewer near the South African border. Mariental River Chalets offers self catering accommodation also known as Mariental River Lodge.

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