Wild wonderlands of unique ecology and geology are where you will find the safari camps & lodges of Botswana. Chobe National Park, the Okavango Delta, Linyanti Marsch, Savute, and the Makgadikgaid Pans are the primary safari areas where small intimated camps are predominantly set.
Abu Camp is one of the most exclusive and remote Botswana safari lodges in the Okavango Delta. Named after the camp’s first elephant - a retired actor and bull elephant - Abu Camp now offers the most authentic and insightful elephant-back safaris and elephant interactions.
Baines Camp is an exclusive, intimate safari camp in Botswana's illustrious Okavango Delta. It is located in a pristine private concession that borders that Moremi Game Reserve, and offers guests the opportunity to walk with elephants.
Camp Moremi is located in the pristine wilderness of the Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango Delta. This painstakingly protected area hosts an abundance of wildlife, which you may often observe from the raised deck of your safari tent.
Camp Okavango is one of the delta’s larger and more moderately priced safari camps. The surrounding environment is particularly marshy, and the camp’s position on the remote Nxaragha Island means that only water-based safari activities and game walks are offered.
Chief's Camp is located on the famous Chief's Island, the former hunting grounds of Chief Moremi in the heart of the Moremi Game Reserve. This is only bit of land in the Okavango Delta where rhinos can still be encountered. The lodge is intimate, exclusive and luxurious.
Chobe Chilwero is the most luxurious and exclusive lodge in the Chobe National Park. Built on its border overlooking the vast floodplains, Chobe Chilwero hosts 15 lavish thatched suites with exquisite furnishings and fittings. Safari activities available include game drives and sunset cruises.
Chobe Game Lodge is one of the most established Botswana safari lodges and the only permanent lodge inside the Chobe National Park. With 48 rooms and four suites, the lodge provides ample accommodation and fantastic game drive experiences.
Chobe Marina is a moderately priced, four star safari-oriented hotel 15 minutes’ drive from the entrance to the Chobe National Park. The property offers daily excursions into the park in the form of traditional 4x4 game drives and river cruises. I
Eagle Island Lodge overlooks a tranquil lagoon in the northeastern corner of the Okavango Delta - a truly romantic and remote setting. Safari activities are conducted in the form of walking safaris and water-based game viewing in either a motorized boat or a traditional canoe.
Jack’s Camp is one of the continent’s most remote safari camps. Bordering the seemingly endless, flat expanse of the Makgadikgadi Pan, the camp’s stylish tents evoke the sensation of a nomadic camp fitted with sumptuous plunder like Persian rugs and exotic furniture.
Khwai River Lodge provides luxury tented suites and safari activities in a private concession in the Moremi Game Reserve. Two 4x4 game drives are conducted daily, accompanied by seasoned rangers who enhance the experience with their knowledge.
Kings Pool Camp is a top-end safari lodge and counts amongst Botswana’s finest. Overlooking a lustrous lagoon in the Linyanti safari area, the camp is named after a Scandinavian monarch who once camped on these pristine shores. The nine luxurious suites are simply palatial.
Mombo Camp is an award-winning safari lodge planted in the unspoilt wilderness of the Okavango Delta. Blended into the bush with its eco-friendly construction of thatch, canvas and timber, the lodge is renowned for its views, fine accommodations and inimitable wildlife encounters.
Ngoma is a relatively young lodge located on the northern fringes of the Chobe National Park. Your thatched suite overlooks the sweeping Chobe floodplains, peppered with baobabs, thorn trees and a wealth of wildlife. Each room is en suite, and includes a private veranda and plunge pool.
San Camp offers only six permanent tents in a location that feels like you have reached the end of the world. From the camp’s border, Botswana’s Makgadikgadi Pans stretch as far as the eye can see. An eco-friendly camp, the tents are basic and run on solar power.
Sandibe is an intimate, luxury safari lodge on the border of the Okavango Delta’s Moremi Game Reserve. The eight thatched cottages are open to the lush vegetation that surround the perimeters of the lodge and include small wooden decks with enchanting views of the delta’s reed-lined channels.
Savute Elephant Lodge is located in the remarkable Savute wilderness area, which is based around a channel that ran dry for decades. Once its flow was naturally restored, this beautiful region began drawing safari enthusiasts from all over to its intimate camps and lodges.
Shinde Camp in the northern Okavango Delta was refurbished as recently as 2015 and offers intimate, luxury accommodation on the edge of the Shinde Lagoon. The camp offers every safari activity possible in the Delta, from game drives to bush walks and mokoro trips.
Stanley's Camp is a classic tented safari camp set on a 260,000 acre private concession in Botswana's hallowed Okavango Delta. It is home to Sanctuary Retreats' 'Living with Elephants' experience, where guests enjoy the opportunity to interact with these gentle giants.
Xakanaxa provides visitors with the unique opportunity to enjoy both land- and water-based game viewing year-round. The camp’s 12 tents are certainly not the most luxurious in the delta, but their basic canvas-style and traditional furnishings emit an inherently African ambiance.
Guests at Xugana Island Lodge are accommodated in raised, reed and thatch suites known as ‘Mesasas’, which boast beautiful views of the lagoon below. Two game activities are conducted on a daily basis, providing guests with the opportunity to encounter the remarkable wildlife.