Chobe Under Canvas

Chobe National Park
Among the great game reserves of the world, Chobe National Park is home to one of the largest concentrations of elephant (estimated at over 125,000) on the African continent. Here, game roams freely across 4,520 square miles. Watching elephant families drink and bathe in the river is an unforgettable sight, all the more impressive when herds of buffalo, zebra, rafts of hippo and gigantic Nile crocodiles are part of the scene. Predators like prides of lion follow and hunt them as well more than 100 other species of mammal. Positioned as close as possible to resident game and at exclusive campsites in the northern reaches of the park, Chobe Under Canvas awaits you. No sleeping bags and roughing it! Instead, soft double beds, fluffy pillows, down duvets, crisp clean linens, en-suite bathrooms as well as every comfort you can imagine. A private butler is on hand any time of the day or night. Located in the far north of Botswana, bordering on the Chobe River, Chobe National Park is particularly well known for its large herds of elephant and buffalo, as well as the two antelope that cannot be encountered anywhere else in Botswana, the puku and Chobe…….
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bushbuck. In addition to the vast floodplains that occur along the river, Chobe offers tracks of dry savannah. Dense teak woodland provides thick cover in the north-eastern parts of the reserve. Within driving distance of the Chobe River, Chobe Under Canvas offers a traditional safari without compromising quality. Guest areas comprise spacious tents for dining, pre-dinner drinks or simply whiling away the time between game drives with a good book and frosted beer or glass of wine. Delicious meals cooked over coals are shared around a blazing fire. Or just relax in your spacious tent. Or enjoy a steaming hot bucket shower, with water delivered on request.
 
AT A GLANCE
  • 5 en-suite safari tents
  • The rustic charm of camping combined with the comfort of full service, a flush toilet and steaming hot bucket shower
  • Dining beneath open skies
  • Access to the scenic Chobe River
  • Game drives include beautiful views over the river, with very high densities of elephant, buffalo and hippo, as well as enormous crocodiles, lions, fish eagles, water monitors and black-backed jackal
  • Known for thrilling, action-packed interactions between species
  • Only place in Botswana to see the puku and Chobe bushbuck
  • Famed for its high concentration of elephants
  • Morning and afternoon game drives
  • Private boat cruises on the Chobe River
  • Photographic safaris led by a professional photographer
  • All Inclusive: 3 meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beer, safari activities, laundry
  • Power - 12v in vehicles; battery-powered lamps in tents
  • Semi-open 4x4 safari vehicles with fridge
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
  • 2015 - LISTED AT #8 IN THE TOP 30 RESORTS IN AFRICA AT THE CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER (US) READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS
  • 2012 - RESORTS MAGAZINE’S TOP 100 PLACES TO STAY
  • 2012 - LONELY PLANET’S BEST IN TRAVEL 2012 – TOP SPOTS TO GLAMP
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