Central Kalahari Game Reserve

Our 7 lodges and safari camps in Central Kalahari Game Reserve

Until 2009, visitors to the CKGR had two accommodation options: stay either within the park, using the park’s demarcated campsites, or at one of the lodges outside the park boundary, which are not close enough for day trips. Now, however, two new lodges are situated inside the park boundary, which opens up the reserve to those who would not consider camping.
In addition, here we've included details of the camps, which lie just on the northern site of Central Kalahari. Ask us for more details of what's where, and what's likely to suit you best!

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Tau Pan Camp

Tau Pan Camp

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The first permanent camp to open inside the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) – and still one of only two within the reserve ...More about Tau Pan Camp

Excellent  95%
(65 reviews)

A great setting with many interesting species to see - particular favourites - the bat-eared foxes and a cheetah. Guide (Alex) was very knowledgeable and excellent at getting ... Tau Pan Camp reviews...

Kalahari Arms Hotel

Kalahari Arms Hotel

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The Kalahari Arms Hotel offers a basic overnight stop for travellers taking the Trans-Kalahari Highway between Windhoek in Namibia ...More about Kalahari Arms Hotel

Good  76%
(21 reviews)

As we drove into Ghanzi we were quite worried about what type of accommodation we were going to find, it was a busy, noisy, bustling town & we wondered about our safety! ... Kalahari Arms Hotel reviews...

Kalahari Plains Camp

Kalahari Plains Camp

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Kalahari Plains Camp sits on the edge of an enormous pan, south-east of Deception Valley in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve ...More about Kalahari Plains Camp

Excellent  91%
(16 reviews)

Lovely camp, friendly staff, good food, relaxing and pleasing atmosphere. Our guide was Paul, who worked with us to see and experience wildlife; at one spot we simply ... Kalahari Plains Camp reviews...

Edo's Camp

Edo's Camp

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Edo's Camp is a small tented camp situated on a 1,200km2 game conservancy in the northwest Kalahari. The original farmland was ...More about Edo's Camp

Excellent  91%
(7 reviews)

Enjoyed the visit to the san village Evening game drive not so interesting, our guide not really interested . Owners trying to improve facilities Edo's Camp reviews...

Deception Valley Lodge

Deception Valley Lodge

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Deception Valley Lodge is a traditional family-run lodge on the outskirts of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR). Because ...More about Deception Valley Lodge

Excellent  95%
(4 reviews)

Deception Valley Lodge was my ultimate goal and I was in no way disappointed. In fact, being the only visitor at the Lodge, I was thoroughly spoilt and wish that this ... Deception Valley Lodge reviews...

Dinaka

Dinaka

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Dinaka, previously known as Dinaka Safari Lodge, is located in its own 200km2 game reserve on the northern border of Botswana's ...More about Dinaka

Haina Kalahari Lodge

Haina Kalahari Lodge

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Located on the northern boundary of Botswana's Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR), Haina Kalahari Lodge is one of a number ...More about Haina Kalahari Lodge

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