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Belmond Khwai River Lodge
Why we like it
- Facilities include a 20 metre swimming pool, gym facility and Spa treatment room
- Activities on offer are game drives, walking safaris, bird watching, moonlight safaris, star gazing and local village tours
- Fifteen luxury thatched tents and one private suite for the ultimate intimate safari experience
- Children welcome over 8 years old
Enjoy an intimate romantic dinner served on the deck of your tent beneath the African sky with superb cuisine, fine wine and discreet service.
Ben Harrison was helpful and knowledgeable. Easy to deal with. (Much better then the Kuoni rep I talked to first, then abandoned!)
- JC, Botswana
Fifteen luxury thatched tents are discreetly air-conditioned. Large wooden decks provide a great place to enjoy the drama of the wild or the delights of a private dinner. Birdlife can be viewed in abundance with exceptional sightings of wildfowl and raptors. Spectacular observation deck overlooking the Khwai River and beyond into the Moremi Game Reserve, there is a high powered telescope, perfect for seeing game on the floodplain. Khwai's Private Suite benefits from a private vehicle, guide, heated splash pool and outdoor bathroom with double shower and Victorian copper-framed bath. Internet access and satellite TV located discreetly away from the main lounge and dining areas.
Maun or Kasane via Johannesburg
12 hours 40 minutes
GMT +2 hours
Not required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area
Best time to travel
March - November
The best time to travel is between March and November, rain fall is at a minimum and the days are cooler but clear. Early mornings and evenings can be chilly. The Delta is normally in flood from May until August.
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