Home to world-famous wildlife destinations the Okavango Delta and Chobe National Park as well as less well-known ones like the Kalahari and Linyanti, Botswana offers a wide range of rewarding experiences for the safari traveller.
But choosing the right accommodation is not always easy; there are some safari lodges that are more suitable for families than for honeymooners for example, and others that are better for solo travellers than groups. And where do you go if you want a kosher menu?
We’ve taken the guesswork out of it by arranging our best tried-and-tested Botswana safari camps and lodges by traveller type – and if you’d like some more information and inspiration, then find out everything you need to know about a Botswana safari here.
We’ve taken the guesswork out of it by arranging our best tried-and-tested Botswana safari camps and lodges by traveller type – and if you’d like some more information and inspiration, then find out everything you need to know about a Botswana safari here
Little Machaba Camp, Okavango Delta.
Little Machaba Camp is a traditional safari-style camp in the game-rich Khwai concession in the northeastern region the Okavango Delta. While Little Machaba Camp shares the same island as Machaba Camp, it is a much smaller, more intimate camp that is also built on raised decks.
Gomoti Plains Camp, Okavango Delta
Named after the river it borders, Gomoti Plains camp lies alongside one of the smaller of the water system’s flood plains. Framed by towering palm trees, our iconic canvas tents provide eco-luxurious comfort in an area that is alive with superb land and water-based game-viewing opportunities.
Machaba Camp, Okavango Delta
Machaba Camp is a traditional style camp nestling in the game-rich Khwai area. The Khwai Concession is a 35 000 hectare reserve located in the northeastern section of the world-famous Okavango Delta and it shares its westerly border with the Moremi Game Reserve.
Gomoti Private Camp, Okavango Delta
The exclusive Gomoti Private camp lies in the pristine NG32 concession that spans over 100 000 hectares of the Okavango Delta. Small and luxurious, Gomoti Private Camp is the ideal place in which to experience the Delta’s world-famous plant and animal life.
Ngoma Safari Lodge, Chobe Forest Reserve
Located in the Chobe Forest Reserve in Western Botswana, the private Ngoma Safari Lodge is located on the edge of a plateau, offering endless views over the seasonal Chobe flood plain. It also bears witness to magnificent sunsets – the ultimate way to celebrate the end of another perfect African day.
As one of the smallest of the 4-star establishments in the region, the hotel prides on exceptional hospitality, understated luxury as well as the best game viewing experience in one of the greatest of Africa’s wildlife destinations – The Chobe National Park.
Chobe Bakwena Eco Lodge, Chobe National Park
Chobe Bakwena Lodge is located 1.5 km from the spot where four countries meet. The lodge is near Kasane, on the banks of the Chobe River. The owners describe Chobe Bakwena Lodge as an eco-luxury retreat. They pride themselves in leaving a minimal footprint on the environment, both in terms of the construction and every day running of the lodge. Chobe Bakwena Lodge is the perfect stopover on your way to the Chobe National Park and great value for money