Sedia Riverside Hotel Maun

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The Sedia Riverside Hotel in Maun is born out of Botswana and run by people who understand that visitors yearn to experience Africa at its most real, most wild and most natural run. The Sedia Riverside Hotel has its own African ambience, cuisine and hospitality. Whether you are in Maun en route to the Okavango Delta, the Moremi Game Reserve, a business person enjoying the conference facilities or just camping, establishment offer you African adventure with relaxation. There is no word in English for Sedia, nor does the Sedia Riverside Hotel have any equivalent in Botswana. It is a unique hotel, small with just 24 rooms and 8 chalets and a delight for those in search of something with character. Extensive lawns and gardens back onto Sedia Hotel, in which a large swimming pool is the principal feature. Step inside the cool reception area and enter an oasis of relaxation with a very welcoming cozy ambience. The perfect place to unwind and relax, all discreetly hidden behind the Hotel.

Restaurant: The life style at Sedia Hotel can be al fresco, with breakfast taken in the garden, while lunch and dinner may be enjoyed under mulberry trees on the poolside deck or inside the restaurant. But where to eat and drink is a matter of mood and appetite, coolly casual or a bit smarter perhaps with light Euro - African cuisine, ideally suited to the climate. This is is provided for you either by buffet or a la carte and taken in any areas of the garden, pool deck or candle-lit air conditioned restaurant, embraced by the moody African decor. The executive chefs and their team are always prepared to tempt you to an array of gourmet delights par excellence.
Rooms: The guest rooms, all en suite, have been cheerfully decorated with an individualistic African theme each with its own private veranda overlooking the lawns. The rooms provide contemporary facilities and fittings including air conditioning and satellite television.
Chalets: Furnished to a good standard of comfort with all modern facilities including air conditioning and satellite television. The chalets offer the guests the best of two worlds, the privacy of apartment style accommodation with the use of all the amenities and services of the hotel.

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When Sedia Riverside Hotel was originally built, no trees were felled, which together with the accompanying undergrowth, encourages resident frogs , monitor lizards , squirrels,
mongoose, genets and prolific birdlife to share the habitat offered in the verdant grounds of the hotel. Hueglins robins, coucals, hornbills and our resident red-billed francolin families
are a common sighting within the grounds. The Sedia Riverside Hotel, a five minute drive from Maun Airport, has a very inviting and welcoming atmosphere, offering guests a unique venue in which to unwind, relax and enjoy personalized service in an environment exuding character.

At the Sedia Riverside Hotel, you will discover 24 rooms and 10 cottages. The welcoming rooms and cottages have a warm décor with contemporary fittings including air conditioning and ceiling fans, a variety of satellite channels available on LCD televisions, fridge, hair driers, tea /coffee stations and a private verandah overlooking the lawns and gardens which stretch to the banks of the now flowing Thamalakane River. Hippo’s can sometimes be seen in the river, crocodiles are also present so our good sized
swimming pool is definitely the preferred option for a relaxing swim. Luxuriant pure cotton bed linen dresses the super king size beds to ensure a very comfortable nights sleep. Complimentary wireless broadband connectivity is available throughout the hotel and grounds.
This fast internet service also being available in our internet café.

The swimming pool area, surrounded by a raised teak deck and shaded by a jacaranda tree, offers a quiet relaxing venue where refreshments and meals prepared by our dedicated
executive chef and his team are always available, including afternoon teas with various pastries to tempt you, creating a delightful idyll.

On several evenings during the week, or on request, the Sekgantshwane traditional dance group entertain guests with traditional dances giving explanations of the dance origins and meanings.

The spacious riverside camping area offers shady stands, served by a well appointed ablution block. A rewarding and relaxing stroll can be taken through the hotel grounds down to the river frontage along the banks of the Thamalakane River, the stroll can be a delight for birdwatchers, with over 150 species having been spotted to date within the environs of Sedia Riverside Hotel.

Relax over a quiet drink poolside or take a leisurely boat cruise for an hour or so on the Thamalakane River, aboard the hotels 12 seat power boat or a helicopter flight over Maun or the Okavango Delta, take off and landing at Sedia Riverside Hotel. No matter what pace of life you are seeking, the warm and inviting Sedia Riverside Hotel offers guests the choice, with very comfortable accommodation in a spacious and tranquil setting, at very attractive rates.

Rates per room per night, bed and breakfast: on request

Single/double room -
Chalet 1 bedroom


Chalet 2 bedroom sleeping 3-4 persons


Camping per person -
Afro Trek Safaris, minimum 4 persons
MOKORO TRAILS (Self Catering) 3 Days/2 Nights -
MOKORO TRAILS (Self Catering) 2 Days/1Night -
MOKORO TRAILS (Fully Catered): 2 Day/1 Night Trail: per person for minimum of 4 persons. Rate inclusive of  road return transfer, entrance fees into the concession area, Mokoros, guide/polers, all camping equipment, all meals  and a cook to prepare the meals, drinks are excluded -
MOKORO TRAILS (Fully Catered): 3 Day/2 Nights Trail: per person for minimum of 4 persons. Rate inclusive of  road return transfer, entrance fees into the concession area, Mokoros, guide/polers, all camping equipment, all meals  and a cook to prepare the meals, drinks are excluded -
CULTURAL VILLAGE TOUR: Half Day Tour to the SE'XAXA Community -
4 Persons minimum -

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Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.

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