An African experience situated on the banks of the Okavango river close to the Poppa Falls, Namibia. A hippo, croccodile and birding paradise.
Shametu River Lodge enjoys luxurious solitude on the edge of the Okavango river with a magnificient view of the unique Popa Falls. The lodge is halfway between the major gems of Southern Africa, the Okavango Delta and the Victoria Falls, making it an ideal stopover to unwind during your journey. However it should not only be seen as a stopover, Shametu River Lodge is in a close proximity of a few of Namibia's untamed National Parks the Buffalo core area inside the Bwabwata National Park and Mahangu National park.
We will be offering affordable Chalets and Tented chalets with breathtaking views of the unspoilt Okavango river and the thundering Popa Falls. A true African experience! There are 4 luxury chalets, 4 luxury tented chalets and 7 standard chalets. All units have electricity, hot water showers and Wifi.
Shametu River Lodge is already known for their "five star" camping experience with green grass and shaded trees. There are eight campsite each with there own ablution blocks offering hot water, kitchenette, wifi and electrictity facilities.
The Okavango region is a popular tourist destination and home to incredible wildlife, with the natural beauty of the abundance of fresh water from the Okavango river and 400 bird species. A great spot for fishing, makoro rides (canoe), bird watching, boat cruises, village walks and fine cuisine.