Savute Under Canvas

 

Full Details

At a Glance

From USD 500 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 predators within the Savuti

  • Private location

Savuti, a remote and wild corner of Chobe National Park, stretches from the park’s northern boundaries to the Linyanti River. It’s named after the enigmatic Savuti Channel, which flows and dries up intermittently, seemingly unrelated to rainfall: it flowed in 2009, again in 2013 and no-one can say when it will flow again.

 

Rooms

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.

 

Facilities

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 day-night soundscape of Savuti’s wild spaces.


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.

 

Activities

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 Savuti.


Explore the ancient San rock paintings at Gubatsa Hills, a small hilly outcrop overlooking the landscape. Marvel at the avenue of ancient baobab trees a short distance away at the edge of the wide open plains of Savuie. Sunset colours provide a superb photographic opportunity.

 
 

Facts

No. Rooms

5

Children

12 years and over

Childminding

No

Twin Beds

Yes

Triples

No

Private Pool

No

Lodge Pool

No

Air-Conditioning

No

Room Fan

No

Indoor Shower

Yes

Outdoor Shower

No

Bath

No

In-Room Safe

No

In-Room Fireplace

No

In-Room TV

No

In-Room Massage

No

Spa

No

What's included:
  • Accommodation

  • Three meals daily

  • Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees and refreshments on game drives

  • Safari activities

  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance

  • VAT

  • Transfers to and from the lodge airstrip and park fees

  • A complimentary pair of Swarovski Optik binoculars per room for use during your stay

Gym Equipment

No

Personal Bar

No

Telephone

No

Hairdryer

No

Laundry

No

Check In / Check Out

14h00 / 11h00

Wheelchair Access

No

Power

Limited

Internet Access

No

Credit Cards

No

Malaria Area

Yes

Airstrip

Yes

Sleep Out Platform

No

Private 4x4 Safari Vehicle

No

Land Based Activities

Game Drives, Bush Walk

Water Based Activities

No

Optional Activities

N/a

What's not included:
  • Administration fee

  • Laundry

  • Telephone calls

  • Safari Shop purchases

  • Gratuities

  • All items of a personal nature

  • Champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand spirits and cigars

  • Landing fees

 

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