Chobe Under Canvas
At a Glance
From USD 560 pp/pn
Five comfortable mobile safari tents with en-suite bathrooms
Within the famous Chobe National Park
Children 12 years and older are welcome
High concentration of elephants within Chobe National Park
Stay for 2 consecutive nights and receive a free phtographic boat cruise on the Chobe River
A haven for wildlife in the dry season, Chobe is renowned for its large concentration of elephant and buffalo, which congregate along the Chobe River. Chobe Under Canvas is situated in the park’s northern reaches, ideally positioned close to the river.
Live the adventure of a lifetime as close to nature as you can get. The exclusive, semi-permanent campsites are perfectly situated near the Chobe River at the northern end of the Chobe National Park. The common guest area comprises a spacious tent for dining, pre-dinner drinks, or simply whiling away the time between game viewing adventures with a good book and a frosted beer or glass of wine. Delicious meals cooked over the coals are shared around a blazing fire.
You’ll love the spaciousness of the mobile tents. Each of the five canvas tents boasts a comfortable double or twin bed, as well as an ensuite bathroom, separate flush WC and an outdoor bucket shower – steaming hot water is available on request.
A private butler is on hand to assist with any requirements. Well-worn game paths that meander through the safari tents and down to the water’s edge hold the promise of up-close-and-personal sightings.
Stargaze to your hearts content as you dine beneath a blanket of stars; all meals are freshly prepared over an open fire. Meal times turn into story time as you swap details of your day’s adventures and wildlife sightings. Tune in to the vibrant day-night soundscape of Chobe National Park.
Drop off the radar. With no Wi-Fi or electricity, you have the rare opportunity to disconnect from the everyday world and reconnect with yourself and each adventure-filled moment. Priceless, uninterrupted time with those people special to you, new friendships, and memories to last a lifetime. However, a facilitiy is available for charging batteries and camera equipment.
Take to the Chobe River on the super-stable Pangolin Voyager river safari boat. Eight individual chairs rotate 360º, and each can be fitted with a camera mount for longer telephoto lenses. This complimentary specialist-guided half-day adventure offers incredible opportunities for wildlife close-ups for guests staying 2 nights or more.
What would you like to see? professionally trained guides will tailor your interpretive game drive around your preference – whether it’s tracking a particular species or spending extra time at each sighting – as you explore the game-rich landscapes of Botswana’s Chobe National Park.
12 years and over
Three meals daily
Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees and refreshments on game drives
Emergency medical evacuation insurance
Transfers to and from the lodge airstrip and park fees
Rate includes one photographic safari on the Chobe River with Pangolin Photo Safaris - subject to a minimum of 2 night stay. This incredible half-day adventure will allow guests to capture the magnificent fauna and flora of the Chobe River, aboard a custom-built Pangolin photographic boat. Guests will be accompanied by professional photographers who will offer expert tips and recommendations on how to capture the most breath-taking images. Every seat on the boat is fitted with a top-of-the-range camera, which is fixed to a customised mount, so guests needn’t bring their own equipment
A complimentary pair of Swarovski Optik binoculars per room for use during your stay
Check In / Check Out
14h00 / 11h00
Sleep Out Platform
Private 4x4 Safari Vehicle
Land Based Activities
Water Based Activities
What's not included:
All items of a personal nature
Champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand spirits and cigars