Savute Elephant Camp, Botswana

Savute Elephant Camp is a luxury camp that is in the middle of the Savuti area.Its well known for its male elephant population.Big old bulls that roam through this dry arid area…

Yet while its a dryarid area,part of Savuti go through a change when the rains come,and the lush green grass attracts a huge zebra migration.

Its a harsher environment yet nature has gifted this area with the Savute channel.This channel has started flowing again after being dry for about 30 years.With this permanent water source,it attracts a  wide variety of animals,and is a desolate,lush area that has quality game viewing,and is a positive addition to a Botswana  Safari.

Location:Savuti, Botswana

Best time to visit: All year round,hot in Summer, with rain, however this area receives huge  animal migrations…well worth it.

Approximate per night rate : From $826 per person per  night

Rates include Accommodation, scheduled activities & laundry service. • All meals, refreshments, local spirits & wines (excluding premium brands). • Emergency medical evacuation insurance. • National park fees and all government levies & taxes.

Camp activities: Game Drives, Bush Walks, Birding, Bushman Paintings, Star Gazing,

 

 

The luxury accommodation of  Savute Elephant Camp are luxury tents.These tents have been specifically raised up on wooden platforms,so that one can take advantage of the great views.

The 12 luxury tents have

Individual gas geysers
‘His and hers’ vanity unit
Private viewing deck
Outside lounge, with hammock and ceiling fan
Electric heaters
Air conditioning
Private outdoor showers
Mini-bars
In-room safes
Hair dryers
Electric overhead fan (24 hour use)
110v/220v plugs for electric razor
Facilities for charging video cameras
24 hour DC battery lighting in guest rooms
Intercom system to reception

 

 

Eating under the  Africa sky,filed with  stars is a high lite which you will do after a day filled with game viewing.

The  traditional Boma or outside eating area at Savutie elephant Camp is the place where  you can do  this.

Its a  time to sit around  the  fire,swop Safari stories, or enjoy the quietness  of the evening.

 

The game viewing in Savuti is very good.

2x Safari game drives per day take you deep in to the bush.

When you awake you will find a hot beverage and warm freshly-baked pastry,that has been brought to your tent.

Its early morning and it time to explore this magical area of Botswana.

 

Chances are that you will soon meet up with the elephants, leopards and or  lions are finishing of the  night shift,and depending on the season the  migrations of zebra and antelope.

The endangered wild dog are sometime seen as well.Possibly roen antelope as well.

Then in the evening the day shift goes away and the night shift of animals take over.Available to you to experience as you are on a evening game drive.

From this lodge you can also view some Bushman rock art paintings.

A valuable addition to your  Botswana  Safari.

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