Little Tubu

Little Tubu: 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 3
Last updated 31-Mar-2015

Main description of Little Tubu

Little Tubu: 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, Boating, Catch-and-release Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Mokoro, Safaris

Room types at Little Tubu

Little Tubu Standard Tent

Little Tubu Standard Tent

Three traditionally styled tents on raised wooden platforms, each has a private viewing deck, an outdoor shower and en-suite bathroom facilities. Elevated walkways link the tents to the main dining, bar and pool areas that are designed to blend seamlessly into the surrounding environment and maximise the spectacular views.

Activities at Little Tubu

Little Tubu - Birding

Little Tubu - Birding

The mix of habitat ensures a variety of birdlife to be seen, from flocks of endangered wattled crane and glimpses of the rare lesser jacana on the eastern side to Meyer’s parrots and Dickinson’s kestrel in the west.

Little Tubu - Boating

Little Tubu - 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.

Little Tubu - Fishing

Little Tubu - Fishing

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

Little Tubu - Game Drives

Little Tubu - Game Drives

Morning and afternoon game drives reveal the spectacular wildlife that can be seen in the area. These are offered in open 4x4 Land Rovers each accommodating a maximum of seven people allowing each guest a ‘window’ seat.

Little Tubu - Hides and Star Bed

Little Tubu - Hides 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.

Little Tubu - Mokoro Excursions

Little Tubu - 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), an activity that showcases the smaller fascinating critters and striking waterbirds of the region.

Little Tubu - Night Drives

Little Tubu - 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.