Khwai Community Area

The Khwai Community Area is a private concession, bordering Moremi Game Reserve. This region of the Okavango Delta is a patchwork of floodplains, woodlands, lagoons and rivers – including the magnificent Khwai River. The range of habitats means a wide variety of wildlife, with a chance of seeing lion, leopard, wild dog, elephant, buffalo and sable antelope. Explore the Khwai Community Area on game drives and mokoro safaris

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Highlights in Khwai Community Area

  • Private concession, so night drives and walking safaris are allowed
  • Good area to see roan and sable antelope
  • Predators include lion, wild dog, hyena and (if you’re lucky) leopard
  • Explore the waterways on a mokoro safari

Featured Accommodation

Sable Alley

Sable Alley is a complete rebuild of a favourite old bush camp. Overlooking a lagoon that’s connected to the Khwai and Sable Alley rivers, it’s just a stone’s throw from the world-famous Moremi Game Reserve. Colin Bell, who’s opened many successful lodges in Africa, is the owner of this lodge….

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Belmond Khwai River Lodge

Set overlooking the iconic Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Khwai River Lodge provides an unbeatable experience. Staying here combines exciting safari options with luxury tented rooms and indulgences such as an on-site spa and sumptuous cuisine. This is the place to view Africa’s mighty predators in action!

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Xugana Island Lodge

Xugana Island Lodge is a true water-based camp offering year-round mokoro and motorboat safaris in Botswana. Tucked away on a forested island, this lovely little lodge really gives the feeling of being deep in the Okavango Delta. It’s intimate and cosy with just 8 reed-and-thatch chalets. A great choice for…

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Khwai Bush Camp

Set on the Khwai River on the border of Botswana’s Moremi Game Reserve, Khwai Bush Camp is ideal for those looking for exhilarating wildlife sightings, particularly of predators. Days are spent on guided walks and game drives and nights swapping tales around the fire over a hearty, homespun meal. …

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