Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp: Information from the owner

All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.
For Expert Africa's view, see our own report, which contains our own observations and views.

Type Safari Lodge
No. of rooms 8
Last updated 18-Mar-2015

Main description of Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp: Facilities

Property facilities Pool
Room facilities Deck, En-Suite, Mini Bar, Outside Shower, Shower
Available services Credit Card
Activities on site (some activities may be seasonal) Bird Watching, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Boating, Mokoro, Catch-and-release Fishing, Safaris

Room types at Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp - Family Tent Unit

Tubu Tree Camp - Family Tent Unit

Tubu Tree Camp has a family unit consisting of two adjoining tents with separate bathrooms and a shared lounge.

Tubu Tree Camp - Standard Tents

Tubu Tree Camp - Standard Tents

Eight tented rooms consisting of: 6 x ¾ twin bedded tents 1 x honeymoon tent with king-size bed 1 x family unit 1 x guide tent (same standard as guest tent) This camp can accommodate 16 guests plus one tour leader.

Activities at Tubu Tree Camp

Tubu Tree Camp - Birding

Tubu Tree Camp - Birding

The Tubu area is a must for bird enthusiasts, with large concentrations of wattled crane, as well as slaty egret, rosy-throated longclaw and African skimmer. In contrast, the dryer Hunda Island sports crimson-breasted shrike and Meyer’s parrot.

Tubu Tree Camp - Boating

Tubu Tree Camp - Boating

Water-level dependent, excursions in our boat allow for good game viewing in the channels further away from camp, often yielding fabulous sightings of hippo and crocodile and maybe even the elusive sitatunga.

Tubu Tree Camp - Fishing

Tubu Tree Camp - Fishing

Fishing with a limited supply of basic equipment is on offer seasonally on a catch-and-release basis.

Tubu Tree Camp - Game drives

Tubu Tree Camp - Game drives

Morning and afternoon game drives on Hunda Island reveal the spectacular wildlife here where leopard and other big game often feature. Our open 4x4 Land Rovers each accommodate a maximum of seven people allowing each guest a ‘window’ seat.

Tubu Tree Camp - Hide and Star Bed

Tubu Tree Camp - Hide and Star Bed

There are two hides in the area, one of which is located about 20 minutes from camp. This hide can be transformed into a Star Bed for sleep-outs for a maximum of four people at a time. The hide is equipped with a long-drop loo.

Tubu Tree Camp - Mokoro excursions

Tubu Tree Camp - Mokoro excursions

There is no better way of enjoying the crystal-clear waters of the Delta and its wildlife than by traditional mokoro (dugout canoe), which reveal the smaller fascinating critters and striking waterbirds of the region.

Tubu Tree Camp - Night drives

Tubu Tree Camp - Night drives

Night drives with spotlights allow you to find those nocturnal animals you wouldn’t see during normal daytime drives. Porcupine, aardwolf, serval, large spotted genet and lesser bushbaby are just some of these.