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.
|No. of rooms||8|
Main description of Tubu Tree Camp
Tubu Tree Camp: Facilities
|Room facilities||Balcony / 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 Excursion, Catch-and-release Fishing, Safaris|
Room types at 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.
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
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
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
Fishing with a limited supply of basic equipment is on offer seasonally on a catch-and-release basis.
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
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
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
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.