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Luxurious Safari Accommodation in Botswana

By February 28, 2018No Comments

Luxury safari camps in Botswana have stepped up the safari experience offering guests a combination of all the creature comforts of being in a luxury lodge and the exciting experiences of the outdoors

Here are a few of our favourite luxury safari accommodations in Botswana

  • Vumbura Plains Camp

Wilderness Safaris’ Vumbura Plains Camp is a luxurious safari camp in the Okavango Delta. The camp consists of 14 rooms with indoor and outdoor showers and an en-suite bathroom.

Vumbura Plains Camp, Guest tent interior © Dana Allen

Vumbura Plains Camp indoor shower ©David Crookes

Each large, luxurious room has its own sunken private lounge area that is open on three sides so that guests can enjoy an uninterrupted view of the floodplains. Additional room features include a private plunge pool and ‘sala’ – a place from which to watch the passing parade of wildlife or indulge in a soothing massage.

Vumbura Plains Camp, Guest tent sunken lounge © Dana Allen

  • Eagle Island

Belmond Eagle Island Lodge brings timeless luxury to the Okavango Delta. Each of the 12 luxury tented rooms at this dreamy camp are equipped with a daybed, desk, fully-stocked minibar and discreet air conditioning. An en-suite bathroom features a walled outdoor shower with a window overlooking the delta, a large indoor bathtub and walk-in wardrobe.

Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

©Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

©Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

To top this off, each tented room also boasts its own plunge pool and private deck—both perfect for soaking up the scenery.

The view from your private pool at Eagle Island Lodge ©Belmond Eagle Island Lodge

  • Zarafa Camp

Great Plains Conservation Zarafa Camp is an intimate, four room luxurious tented camp located in the private Selinda Reserve in northern Botswana. Guests staying at this renowned camp are in for a luxurious safari like no other as this camp is part of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux group of luxury hotels of the world.

The spacious tented rooms each have a full lounge with a gas fireplace for the cold winter nights and the large bedroom is connected to an open layout bathroom with impressive copper claw foot bath, indoor shower, separate loo and double basins.

The spacious tented rooms at Zarafa Camp. © Beverly Joubert

Luxurious accomodation at Zarafa Camp © Zarafa Camp

Decking around the tent leads to the private plunge pool and full-body outdoor shower, all with views of the pristine Botswana wilderness.

Your private pool at Zarafa Camp © Zarafa Camp

  • Kings Pool

Wilderness Safaris Kings Pool camp is located in the Linyanti Wildlife Reserve bordering Chobe National Park and overlooks the oxbow-shaped Kings Pool Lagoon.

Each of the nine luxurious tents boast with a large bedroom area and lounge leading out onto a veranda with a private plunge pool and thatched sala from which to soak up the gorgeous views. The spacious en-suite bathrooms have double showers and hand-basins, as well as an outdoor shower for those who wish to shower ‘in’ nature!

The spacious interior of a guest tent at Kings Pool. ©Dana Allen

Each tent at Kings Pool has a private plunge pool. ©Dana Allen

  • Jao Camp

Wilderness Safaris Jao Camp is located in the heart of the Okavango Delta providing the ultimate luxurious Delta safari. The camp consists of 9 beautifully designed tented rooms all with en-suite facilities with indoor and outdoor showers. Each decadent abode also proudly showcases expansive views from a private sala.

The luxurious accomodation at Jao Camp. © Dana Allen

The view from your luxurious room at Jao Camp © Dana Allen

Botswana’s safari camps offer unrivalled luxury in one of the best wildlife habitats on Earth.

Contact us to book your stay at one of these luxurious safari camps.


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