Belmond Khwai River Lodge

Moremi, Botswana


Moremi, Botswana

Moremi was once the traditional hunting ground of the Batawana Tribe who, in 1963, as a result of their great love for the wilderness, proclaimed this area protected wildlife sanctuary. Hippo, Elephant, Antelope and numerous species of birdlife abound on the riverbank and the floodplain in front of the camp. Belmond Khwai River Lodge is one of the oldest safari lodges in Botswana and is cradled on the gentle curves of the Khwai River which forms the natural boundary of the Moremi Wildlife Reserve. The camp is set under a canopy of old indigenous leadwood and fig trees and offers a commanding view of the Khwai River flood plain. Belmond Khwai River Lodge is the perfect location for observing the perennial drama of the African bushveld and provides excellent bird watching opportunities. For decades, as one of the most established game lodges in Botswana, it has hosted guests from all over the world on the safari trail. At Belmond Khwai River Lodge you are at the centre of a world that has not altered since life began, immediately sensing its big game heritage. A holiday is no fun without relaxing with bush hats and desert boots, tall tales and sundowner drinks. Morning and afternoon game drives into Moremi Wildlife Reserve provide excellent sighting opportunities, whereas night drives conducted outside the Reserve, provide an opportunity to view lesser known nocturnal creatures by spotlight. Belmond Khwai River Lodge is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
Accommodation : 15 twin-bedded luxury tents with thatched roofs feature lavishly appointed en-suite bathrooms and dressing areas. The tents are set on decks overlooking the Khwai River. Each tent is fitted with modern conveniences, including air conditioning, electric heater and 24 hour DC lighting. Amenities : – dining areas, – swimming pool, – telescope.
Belmond Khwai River Lodge Botswana

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