Make use, feel refreshed and unwind as we invite you to use our sparkling swimming pool,
which is for RESIDENTS USE ONLY.
Decide between our luxurious Woodlands Cottage or one of our 8 Riverview rooms. ALL are en-suite units and equipped for self-catering together with their own adjacent parking. Alternatively sleep peacefully in a cozy tiled Chalet or the Wooden Deck Room (neither are en-suite) and both are kitted with two ¾ beds and African cane furniture. All rooms offer tea and coffee facilities.
Alternatively, there is an option to set up tent on the grassed individual campsites, with braai and water point. Some electrical points are available.
The shared ablution facility is within easy reach of all the sites.
Cool down after a long journey in our lovely sparking swimming pool, feeling energised, kit up for a stroll to the Dinkie dam a 2 km walk through the bush and Tati River bed in search for Botswana’s finest birding as you admire the beauty that surrounds you. Guaranteed sightings of some antelope and small cat family is highly likely.
If you looking for Self-catering or simply desire to pitch a tent, experience Woodlands Stop Over and Lodge overlooking the banks of the Tati River, situated on the “Hunters ‘Road” site 10KM North of Francistown Botswana on the A3 Nata/ Maun/ Kasane route just 7 hours from Pretoria and 5 hours from both Kasane and Maun.
Identify and share your discovery of Botswana’s large variety of bird species. Hear the call in the summer months of the migrant Woodland Kingfisher, our regular annual resident after which our establishment has been named.
Lovely walks along the river bed /bank within easy walking distance from the Selolwe Ruins… A National Monument Site. Frequently sighted kudu, impala, bush buck, duiker, steenbok, jackal and monkeys, is always something special.
Within 2 kilometre is Douma's Crocodile Farm, hosting over 2000 crocodiles.
It is with much delight that the Tati River over which we look flows after the rains falling from November through to March.
In Room Facilities:
Choose between our:
Luxurious Woodlands Cottage, sleeps 4 in two separate en-suite rooms.
Riverview en-suite room accommodating 2 for each, both fully equipped for the self-caterer.
The campsite Chalets or Deck Room are slightly upgraded from the camping grounds, tastefully decorated but do NOT have en-suite facilities, Ablution blocks available in a short walking distance.
Beautiful neat and clean SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION in a tranquil & serene environment is what Woodlands Stop Over & Lodge offers the tired but excited traveller through Botswana. Situated on the banks of the beautiful Tati River, 10kms north of Francistown on the Nata/Maun/Kasane A3 route. Discover this hidden GEM!
Our sparkling swimming pool is most inviting after a long journey in summer.
Beautifully appointed accommodation, of different types, meeting the needs of all travellers
WOODLANDS COTTAGE sleeps 4 in 2 separate en-suite rooms, fully equipped kitchen, lounge & dining room. Private parking
RIVERVIEW ROOMS, en-suite, all with braai areas and allocated parking
COSY CHALETS, NOT EQUIPPED, but with linen and hospitality tea/coffee and adjacent parking
CAMPSITES have their own braai areas, faucets and limited electrical points.
Delicious HOMEMADE MEALS for your convenience plus braai packs, wood, ice, refreshments and other basic commodities.
Identify of large variety of Botswana bird species whilst walking along the lovely trails or relaxing on the RIVERVIEWING DECK or in the SAND GROUSE BIRD HIDE. Experience the call, in the summer months, of the migrant Woodlands Kingfishers who nest here annually, and after which the campsite is named.
SELF CATERING ACCOMIDATION simply beautiful, neat, clean set in a tranquil and serene environment is what Woodlands Stop Over & Lodge offers the tired but excited “explorer” trekking through Botswana’s finest. Alongside the Tati River banks, 10Kms north of Francistown on the Nata/Maun/Kasane Road, is a hidden gem guaranteed to be discovered!