• Khwai Tented Camp, Botswana

About Khwai Tented Camp, Okavango Delta

About Khwai Tented Camp, Okavango Delta

Set in the Khwai Community Concession, Khwai Tented Camp gives you the perfect combination of wilderness, wildlife and luxury. This game-rich area is located across the border from the Moremi Game Reserve near the Khwai River, the sole water-source for miles and a prime location for thirsty wild animals.

This is an excellent camp for families, small groups or even solo travellers, with just 12 beds for guests. Being on a community-run reserve, a percentage of tourism fees go directly to help the local people and projects, and as you are outside of the main reserve you can explore via night drives, day drives, and walking activities.

Lodge Details


A semi-permanent structure in a true wilderness area with luxurious meru style tents. The camp exudes a romantic safari ambience, but has modern features and comfort.


On the northern border of the Moremi Reserve, right in the Okavango Delta, the camp is located next a lagoon that forms part of the Khwai River. Access is via charter flight to the Khwai Airstrip from Maun or Kasane or road transfer.

Accommodation & Facilities

There are just 6 luxury tents with space for up to 12 guests at a time, each built on wooden decking. Tents are spacious and comfortable, with oversized twin beds and private en-suite bathrooms, as well as furniture to make yourself at home.  Bathrooms have a flushing toilet and showers are open-air bucket showers.

In the main areas you have excellent views of the lagoon from the wooden decking, and there is a library, bar and dining area.


Despite your very remote location, the cuisine is excellent, created using fresh produce to the highest standards. Snacks are available throughout the bar and there is an fantastic array of drinks available at the bar.


From here you can enjoy game drives during the night and day, as well as guided walks and village visits. During your village visit you may meet the village elders and learn about the people who live among the wildlife in this unique part of the world. Local wildlife includes buffalo, lion, leopard, wild dog and elephants, and much, much more.

Child Policy

Children over 7 are welcome, however they will need to be over 14 to take part in walking safaris.

Khwai Tented Camp even features in our top 10 best safari camps in Botswana!

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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