Cape Karoo Guesthouse

The Big five Chobe Lodge

The Big Five Toro Lodge

Now under new Management, Big Five Toro Lodge is situated in Kazungula, the gateway to Chobe National Park, Zimbawe and Zambia. Namibia is also just across the river from the lodge. The lodge and ten of the chalets are situated on the banks of the Chobe River.

The borders of Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Botswana meet just a kilometre from the lodge as do the Chobe and Zambezi Rivers.


The lodge offers accommodation in 37 chalets (two beds/double bed) and in addition to that there are 23 campsites each with its own ablution block and dishwashing facilities. There is also a dedicated campsite for big groups and mobile safari operators.


Riverfront Chalets – 10 chalets (including 3 twin bedrooms and 7 double bed rooms) overlooking the Chobe River including bathrooms with a toilet, hand basin and shower.
Enclave Chalets – 2 family rooms. All chalets are air-conditioned and have mosquito nets as well as DSTV


There are separate campsites each with its own ablution block, kitchen sink (hot/cold water), light and power point.

Campsite for big groups

Backpacker campsite caters for large groups and offers a large private ablution block with 4 showers, 4 toilets, 4 hand basins (2 in each ablution) and 2 kitchen sinks. There is also a lapa style fireplace and built in braai



Things to do and places to explore

The lodge offers day trips to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe where you can take walks in one of the seven wonders of the world, Helicopter Flights and Bungee Jumping and a lot more. we also offer game drives and boats cruises into the Chobe National Park and Chobe river. Please note a minimum of 4 pax is required per activity except for the Victoria Falls day trip.

Children below age 5 are free of charge, and between 6-11 inclusive are half price.

VILLAGE TOUR P100/person
VIC FALLS DAY TRIP P600/person (Testing and Entrance fee are not included)
TRANSFER TO VIC FALLS P600/person (Testing and Entrance fee are not included)
FISHING P1600 3hr trip (maximum 4 pax)
Quadripoint Bridge Tour P200/person

Rates & Bookings

Please call us
Phone: +267 625 2272

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Rooms/Accommodation types

For pricing information, please refer to

• River Chalets (including breakfast and bed levy)

• Enclave Family Room

• Moroka A Pula Campsite

NOTE: Kids under 5 years are free of charge, 6-11 inclusive are half price.


“Very nice place for short stay. Great bathroom facilities. Easy to use kitchen. Might be a bit crowded if there are many gusets in the camp.”

Ljubljana, Slovenia

“Great lodge in a very good location. The camping sites all have private bathroom and kitchen facilities.”

Geraldine fourie
Johannesburg, South Africa

“Great value in an expensive market! It is hard to find quality mid-priced lodging in the big southern African game parks like Kruger, Chobe and Etosha.”

Minneapolis, Minnesota

“We stayed for four nights at the lodge. The Chalet was very nice with a great view over the chobe with hipposound and elephants next to the lodge.”

Landau in der Pfalz, Germany

“You feel like you're coming home to family Jeff and Charmaine welcomed us as soon as we checked into the lodge. We felt very well taken care of and the staff was super helpful”

Gaborone, Botswana

“Nice location along the river The room and food and service were all quite acceptable.”

Nicholas & Pip G
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

“Great location near Kasane on riverbank . Great location on the river. Peaceful environment. Hosts are great and very helpful.”

Calgary, Canada


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