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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed there in early November and had such a great time, even though it was quite warm...the Staff always have a smile on their face, specially Kennedy and the game viewing was unbelievable!! many thanks to our guide Arnold for making such an effort to track a cheetah, which we just missed. He made sure sure we saw everything,...

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Yasmin Thank you for taking the time to review Khwai Tented Camp. We are overjoyed to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We hope that you will rejoin us when the new tents are complete so that we can share in a new experience with you. Take care and warmest regards, the African Bush Camps team

Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights here in September as part of a safari experience. It is a fairly small camp which makes it friendly and the way it is set up helps the true safari camp experience - camp fires, toast and porridge warming on the fire pit for your early morning snack, having a beer or glass of wine round...

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review Khwai Tented Camp. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us and hope you will return in the near future. Our guests are like family to us and our well-trained and experienced guides and excellent staff are there to fulfill your every need. Gideon has been...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only are the tents lovely and big with the staff taking care of your every whim, the food is delicious and continuous. We loved the bucket showers that can be arranged for you whenever you want one. Special thanks go Gideon our guide whose great knowledge got us some fabulous up close encounters with Leopards, Lions, hippos and elephants....

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Lou We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope that you will return one day! Take care and warmest regards, The African Bush Camps team

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Plenty of variety of game and birds. The tents were comfortable and the bucket shower was fun. The camp staff were warm and friendly. the food very good. Special mention to our guide Dutch for the crazy wild dog chase & his 6th sense as to where would be best to get good shots. Also to our host Kennedy whose...

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Sara Thank you for taking the time to review Khwai Tented Camp. We will pass on your kind words to Dutch, Kennedy and the rest of the staff. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope you will be back soon! Take care and warmest regards The African Bush Camps team

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Khwai was our very first safari camp and it more than lived up to our expectations. This African Bush Camp was booked through Justine at Rhino Africa and it was exactly what I asked for: tent, ensuite flush toilet, bucket shower and lots and lots of animals! We definitely hope to return one day! A 30 minute flight from Maun...

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for your informative and detailed review of Khwai Tented Camp. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us. We do recommend 2-3 nights as we would like all guests to fully immerse, enjoy and to see as much wildlife as possible and to experience all activities we have on offer. "Smalls" laundry can...

Fredericia, Denmark
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed at the Kwaii community camp for 3 nights, and throughout our whole 2 weeks selfdrive trip in Botswana, this place was the best... The wildlife around is better than what you can dream of! Loved it and will recommend to every body i know!!!

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Erik Thank you for taking the time to review Khwai Tented Camp. We are delighted to hear that Khwai has found a special place with you. We hope that the rest of your trip was successful and you will join us again soon. Take care and warmest regards, The African Bush Camps team

Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stayed with my family and has the best experience here. The staff is awesome everything was beyond perfect. The food was delicious and everyone is very helpful. We would definitely go back and stay here again.

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for reviewing Khwai Tented Camp. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time there and that you will return! Take care and warmest regards, The African Bush Camps team

Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We Were 3 couples Who stayed here for 3 nights while on a private safari. Arranged through Jenman. The location is good, good food, Nice tents, polite Staff and so on. I could happily stayed a few more nights. A real wilderness experience. Ursus

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Ursus Thank you for taking the time to review Khwai Tented Camp. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us. We hope that you will join us again in the near future. Take care and warmest regards The African Bush Camps team

Reviewed 22 September 2016

We booked this Bush Camp through Zambezi travel,( a company in England) as we were despairing at the high prices of so many of the places in the Okovango. My friend, Catherine and I could not have wished for a more wonderful experience than staying here. without exception the staff were warm, experienced, helpful and great company. Our guide Sinka...

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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

Dear Anna Thank you for your lovely words! It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your time spent at Khwai! It is an incredible place and we are overjoyed that you were able to experience this camp with the company of your friend, Catherine. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here. We appreciate every last bit...

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Khwai Tented Camp was our last stop on our family self-drive holiday through Botswana, Zambia and Namibia, and was the highlight of our 3 week journey. We received such a warm welcome on arrival, and our boys were thrilled with their personalized water bottles. Afternoon snacks were on offer – delicious phylo pasty tarts stuffed with mushrooms, and a selection...

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Dear Lorraine Thank you for your delightful review of Khwai Tented Camp. We are always happy to hear that our guests had a good time! We will make sure your kind words of praise get back to the staff at Khwai Tented Camp and I'm sure they will appreciate it, we are lucky to call each and every staff member...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is the perfect blend and co-existence between man and nature, where you will experience the best of wildlife in Botswana’s iconic Moremi Game Reserve combined with a taste of culture in the old village of Khwai.The camp affords small private groups, families or independent travellers within its capacity of only 8 beds.This is the old African safari experience that takes you back to experiencing Africa in a tent in a wilderness area.It is a combination of luxury camping and a permanent camp with the best wildlife highlights set in a community based wildlife resource area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Khwai Tented Camp

Address: Khwai Community Area, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Region: Botswana > North-West District > Okavango Delta > Moremi Game Reserve
Price Range: $816 - $1,688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Khwai Tented Camp 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“All tented rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles J2899AIannal, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is NOT a hotel; it should not be evaluated as such (it is a tented camp)”
 of 5 bubbles nancymO4692PN, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The 'honey moon' suite is on its own, but it is close to the kitchen so you do get early noise as they prepare breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles arnoldm717, 15 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good and have excellent viewing.”
 of 5 bubbles suzannej104, 5 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Obviously no hotel rooms, but the camp was clean, very comfortable, quiet (except for lions roaring at night in the distance) and I think very romantic!!”
 of 5 bubbles Janetlh2014, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
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