SAVUTE ELEPHANT LODGE CHOBE BOTSWANA

SAVUTE ELEPHANT LODGE
CHOBE NATIONAL PARK

Bushmen paintings
Baobab trees
Viewing hide
Beautiful place
No booking fees

About

A timeless explorer’s lodge that beats with the pulse of wild Africa.

Beside the mysterious Savute Channel, this tented oasis is the perfect base to discover the wonders of Chobe National Park. Breathlessly captivating, this corner of Botswana has long been associated with the world’s greatest explorers, including David Livingstone. Follow in their footsteps at Savute Elephant Lodge.

WHEN TO TRAVEL

Low Season: 1 January – 31 March, 15 November – 23 December
Shoulder Season: 1 April – 31 May, 1 October – 14 November
High Season: 1 June – 30 September, 24 – 31 December


BONUS SOUTHERN AFRICA ITINERARY OFFER

3 or 4 nights at Cape Town’s Mount Nelson, combined with 4 or 6 nights on a Botswana safari at a choice of Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge, Belmond Khwai River Lodge or Belmond Eagle Island Lodge.

RATES
7 night stay from $5,430 per person
10 night stay from $7,900 per person

Included:

Four or six nights’ safari at any combination of our lodges, fully inclusive of meals, local beverages and safari activities. Light aircraft flights from/to Maun and between the lodges, departure taxes and national park fees in Botswana, VAT and taxes. Three or four nights at the Mount Nelson, breakfast included, guaranteed complimentary upgrade to Junior Suite and VIP status. Stays between the hotel and lodges can be non-consecutive, but must form part of the same itinerary.

Let’s talk about your ideal safari experience in Africa

Accommodation

Savute Elephant Lodge boasts 12 luxurious tented rooms, each raised on a wooden platform to allow a breathtaking view of elephants in their natural habitat. Stretch out on your four-poster bed, or unwind in your shaded outdoor lounge. Pad out onto your sun-soaked deck for a spot of wildlife viewing, cocktail in hand. The stunning safari accommodation includes a four-poster bed, complete with mosquito netting; lavishly appointed bathroom with every modern comfort; a dressing room; a fully-stocked minibar; and discreet air conditioning.

Enjoy the untamed decadence of your own secluded oasis amongst the wild wonders of the savannah. Indulge with:

  • Stylish indoor and outdoor relaxation spaces
  • Secluded outdoor rain shower
  • Private splash pool

Activities

Head out from Savute Elephant Lodge and find an endless array of things to do in Botswana. Our choice of game drives and activities let you get up close and personal with the wildlife of Chobe National Park. As well as high concentrations of elephant, the area is home to great prides of lion and other mighty predators.

VIEWING HIDE
Get closer to the life of the Chobe National Park than ever before. Connect to the wildlife at eye-level from the lodge’s unique viewing hide, overlooking the watering hole. From first light to dusk, you are guaranteed a front row seat to nature’s drama. Depending on the time, you might catch lions, elephants, cheetahs, hyenas and antelope gathering for a refreshing drink.

GAME DRIVES
Early morning and afternoon game drives let you encounter Africa’s largest elephant population. You may also spot lions, wild dogs, leopards, cheetahs and hyenas. Enjoy rare sightings of rock-climbing klipspringers and elegant roan. Depending on the season, you may also catch the second largest migration of zebra in Africa.

BUSHMEN PAINTINGS AND BAOBAB TREES
Head out into the bush and find a collection of paintings that will take your breath away. These works by the San Bushmen are thought to be more than 1,500 years old. Then continue on to the amazing baobab grove, a cathedral-like cluster of 13 giant trees that are almost as old as the paintings.

Also available : star gazing, boma dining, fantastic bird watching and refreshing Spa.

Families

Children 6 – 11 years pay 50% of the adult per person sharing rate for low and shoulder seasons.
Children 6 – 11 years pay 75% of the adult per person sharing rate for high season.

Sustainability

Low impact tourism at its finest, with few guest numbers and rooms, resulting in a lighter footprint.

NIGHTLY RATES

Low Season
from
$745
  • per person sharing, inclusive
Shoulder Season
from
$895
  • per person sharing, inclusive
High Season
from
$1,265
  • per person sharing, inclusive

Low Season: 1 January – 31 March, 15 November – 23 December
Shoulder Season: 1 April – 31 May, 1 October – 14 November
High Season: 1 June – 30 September, 24 – 31 December

RATES INCLUDES

  • Accommodation in twin-bedded rooms with air conditioning
  • Botswana National park fees
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance
  • Government levied General Sales Tax (currently 12%; any increase shall be for the account of the Tour Operator pursuant to clause 2.4 of Schedule 4)
  • All meals: breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
  • All drinks, teas, coffees, soft drinks, house wines, local beer and a select list of spirits
  • Daily laundry services
  • 2 game viewing activities per day
  • Pricing in US Dollars

RATES EXCLUDES

  • International airfare
  • Visas and other entry costs
  • Travel insurance
  • PCR testing for your journey home (if applicable)
  • Personal expense such as extra drinks/food on transfers, phone calls, curio shop purchases
  • Gratuities for your tour driver/guide, waiters/staff at accommodations
  • Scheduled and / or private inter-lodge flight costs from Maun, other lodges, Kasane or Livingstone
  • Optional extensions available in Victoria Falls, other Botswana safari destinations and Cape Town

Let’s talk and plan your exciting safari in Africa.
No obligation free quotation and absolutely NO BOOKING FEES!

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