Lodges & safari camps in Okavango Delta Safari Reserves
Situated on a forested island, and shaded by large trees overlooking floodplains and a seasonal lagoon in the Okavango Delta, ...More about Kwara Camp
I would have a slight preference for Kwara compared with Lebala because the proximity of water gave an additional dimension to the overall experience. reviews...
North of Botswana’s Moremi Game Reserve, Little Kwara lies within the 1,750km2 private Kwara Reserve, where the diversity of ...More about Little Kwara
This was my favorite of all the camps we visited - despite the others being wonderful. The main reason why was our guides- T-bone (nickname) and Wagu - who were two of ... reviews...
Little Vumbura is an intimate and remote - but eminently comfortable - camp, built on a secluded island in the private Vumbura ...More about Little Vumbura
Outstanding location, extraordinary landscapes (mix of dry and wetland) which allow a wonderful mix of activities (car, boat, mokoro). The lodge is very beautiful, the ... reviews...
Shinde, meaning 'tree squirrel' in Setswana, is situated on the edge of an area of deep water and lagoons in the heart of the ...More about Shinde Camp
We completely fell in love with Shinde. It was exceptional. The staff were so warm and welcoming, the accommodation was superb, beautiful tents and bathrooms and lovely living ... reviews...
Chitabe Lediba is situated on an elevated island within the Chitabe Reserve. This fairly dry area lies towards the south of Botswa...More about Chitabe Lediba
The wildlife viewing and the luxury accommodations are just incredible here. The camp is beautiful and we saw so much! 4 different leopards (including two extended sitings ... reviews...
Sandibe Safari Lodge
Adjacent to the Moremi Game Reserve, Sandibe Safari Lodge stands among towering stands of palm trees, thick riverine vegetation ...More about Sandibe Safari Lodge
The architecture of this lodge is original and interesting, and the standard of the rooms quite exceptional. Very comfortable and spacious, though a private plunge pool ... reviews...
Situated in the southern part of the Okavango Delta, Chitabe Camp is an established camp with an impressive track record for ...More about Chitabe Camp
Lovely room (no. 3), very good hosting and good food (though not as good as Duba). Our guide, Luke, was a very nice man, but not top notch - we were sorry we didn't ... reviews...
Situated in the heart of Botswana's Okavango Delta, adjacent to Moremi Game Reserve, Kanana Camp nestles among towering jackalberry ...More about Kanana
We were greeted with singing and dancing on arrival at Kanana, and the emphasis on service never diminished during our stay. The meals were excellent and, on a couple of ... reviews...
Footsteps Across the Delta
If you're keen to do some walking in Botswana, then Footsteps Across the Delta should be at the top of your wish list! The guides ...More about Footsteps across Delta
The game drives were interesting but the walking safaris were not very interesting. reviews...
Tubu Tree Camp
Tubu Tree Camp is a small, traditional tented safari camp on a large island in the 600km² (60,000 hectare) Jao Reserve, on the ...More about Tubu Tree Camp
Very upmarket camp in a nice location on the edge of the Delta. Good combination of wet and dry activities. The delta is serene and tranquil. The quality of guiding is ... reviews...
Nxabega Safari Camp
Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp (formerly known as Nxabega Safari Camp – and often to most of us simply as "Nxabega") is in a area ...More about Nxabega Safari Camp
A great location overlooking a small lagoon, with vervet monkeys all round. Good guiding and a lot of very interesting wildlife sightings. A great surprise and a great ... reviews...
North of Botswana's Moremi National Park is a series of large floodplains dotted with small palm islands and interspersed with ...More about Vumbura Plains
We loved Vumbura Plains. The site is wonderful and the Lodge is lovely. The guides were very good and we saw lots of game. reviews...
Kwetsani is a small and fairly luxurious safari camp set on a long narrow island in the beautiful Jao Concession (NG25) of Botswana's ...More about Kwetsani Camp
As witnessed by the number of times we have visited, we love Kwetsani. The rooms, the management and the staff combine to make this small camp one of the very best in the Delta... reviews...
Jacana Camp is a fairly small camp built on a little island amidst the large open floodplains of the Jao Flats. The Okavango's ...More about Jacana Camp
The setting and rooms were the prettiest of all our camps but only two days are needed because of limited activities. Highlights: TH(guide) was fantastic in every way! ... reviews...
Khwai Tented Camp
The small Khwai Tented Camp is located within the Khwai Community Concession, a beautiful, game-rich area that's separated from ...More about Khwai Tented Camp
We loved the intimacy of this camp. There were only six people staying there at any time during our stay which meant plenty of attention for us. We found it a well organised ... reviews...
Mapula Lodge is situated in the private, game-rich Mapula Reserve within the northern Okavango Delta. The lodge occupies a stunning ...More about Mapula Lodge
Ownership of the camp appears to be in dispute. There were no other visitors while we stayed at the camp which we liked; it gave us an opportunity to talk to the staff, ... reviews...
Stanley's Camp, situated in riverine forest south of the Chitabe Reserve, is an unpretentious camp, with a really rustic 'bush-feel' ...More about Stanley's Camp
The camp itself was absolutely fine, although not as impressive as Shinde, but there were far fewer animal sightings. The terrain was lovely, and service as good as anywhere... reviews...
Baines' Camp was built in 2005 in a beautiful area of Botswana's Okavango Delta: neighbouring the Moremi Game Reserve and facing ...More about Baines' Camp
Pretty setting and although the ride from the airstrip is quite long, it's a great experience with deep water and animal sightings. Enjoyed the elephant encounter ... reviews...
Duba Plains Camp
Duba Plains Camp is a traditional tented safari camp situated in a pretty part of the northern Okavango Delta, which is dominated ...More about Duba Plains
A fabulous and intimate camp with marvellous hosting and delicious food. Our guide Vundi was exceptionally knowledgeable. The food and its presentation was delicious and ... reviews...
Little Tubu is one of the newest camps in the Jao Concession (NG25), opened in mid-2013. Situated on Hunda Island, deep in the ...More about Little Tubu
Wonderful tent, luxurious with great view and lovely outdoor shower. From the 3 days on 2 we were 4 guests and one day we were just with our hosts and enjoyed a very ... reviews...
Pom Pom Camp
Situated on Pom Pom Island, on the western side of Moremi Game Reserve, Pom Pom Camp overlooks the reed-fringed Pom Pom Lagoon, ...More about Pom Pom Camp
Jack, the stand-in Manager, was perfect. Low key management, but very effective. Good food. An excellent guide in Max - all 6'9" of him! reviews...
Xaranna Okavango Delta Lodge
Xaranna Okavango Delta Lodge, like its sister lodge Xudum, occupies an island within 62,000 acres of private reserve amidst the ...More about Xaranna
Following a 5 minute flight from Nxabega we landed at the Pom Pom airstrip and 25 minutes later we were met at the lodge. We had requested Tent 1 which was waiting for us ... reviews...
Situated on a remote island in the middle of the large private Jao Reserve in the Okavango Delta, Jao Camp is surrounded by open ...More about Jao Camp
+ Highlight: the helicopter flight! A must for the surroundings and views. - Staff is a bit too concerned (always asking every minute if everything is ok) and not that united... reviews...
Seba Camp was built around 2006, and is situated on the south-western side of Botswana's Okavango Delta. Located in an ancient ...More about Seba Camp
This camp (the junior partner to the celebrated Abu elephant safari camp) may not be particularly well endowed with game according to some guidebooks, but we were very happy ... reviews...
Opened in 2013, Machaba Camp is one of the newest offerings along the Khwai riverfront, looking across to the Moremi Game Reserve...More about Machaba Camp
This was our third and final camp on our safari and in many ways wish we'd stayed here first on the basis that this camp is possibly more suited to an overnight respite ... reviews...
Opened in Mid-2013 and situated deep inside the delta on a small island, Pelo Camp is Jao Concession's newest lodge. Surrounded ...More about Pelo Camp
This camp was every thing I had hoped it would be, calm and relaxed. The staff were friendly and helpful. The guides were interesting and informative and the managers ... reviews...
Located on the edge of a permanent lagoon in a grove of towering hardwood trees, Abu Camp is one of the most luxurious and expensive ...More about Abu Camp
Camp Management : A fantastic set of comitted individuals stuck in the middle of the bush in 6 star hotel . The room facilities at Abus are outstanding with a little too ... reviews...
Banoka Bush Camp
Named after the Banoka people or river Bushmen, who first settled in the Okavango Delta, Banoka Bush Camp is situated in a former hunting concession, now part of the Khwai Community Concession. The camp overlooks a lagoon connected to the Khwai River, close to the northern border of Moremi Game Reserve...More about Banoka Bush Camp
Eagle Island Camp
On the of the Okavango Delta’s first photographic camps was built on Xaxaba Island, very close to where Eagle Island Camp is situated today, surrounded by lagoons, floodplains and waterways. It was called Xaxaba Camp. Chris, from Expert Africa, first visited it over 20 years ago, and although the ...More about Eagle Island Camp
Gomoti Plains Camp
The brand new Gomoti Plains Camp looks set to open in April 2016. The camp will be located in a community run concession (NG32) in the south-east of the Okavango Delta. We will of course visit the camp when it opens. Meanwhile, this is what we know about it from the owners so far… Gomoti Plains ...More about Gomoti Plains Camp
Okavango Delta Walking Safari
Many of Botswana’s safari camps offer morning walking safaris with the opportunity to learn about smaller creatures, markings and tracks from an expert guide. A select few safari camps focus exclusively on walking safaris, returning to a base camp after each morning and afternoon foray. The Okavango ...More about Okavango Walking Safari
Sango Safari Camp
Opened in 2010, Sango Safari Camp is a small, traditional camp on the outskirts of Khwai Village that focuses on the safari experience rather then overly polished service or amenities. It lies within the Khwai Community Concession, not far from the border of Botswana's Moremi Game Reserve – and ...More about Sango Safari Camp
Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge
Spread across an island within the seasonal and permanent waterways of the Okavango Delta, the upmarket Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge was previously known simply as ‘Xudum’. It offers a range of water- and land-based activities within an area that is known for its natural beauty rather than its wildlife ...More about Xudum Delta Lodge