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Khwai Tented Camp

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 17 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 17 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 2 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 29 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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AfricanBushCamps, Public Relations Manager at Khwai Tented Camp, responded to this review

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...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My friend & I just returned from Khwai Tented Camp. To say that it was an unbelievable experience is an understatement. Every single employee ensured we were comfortable, safe, well fed & were enjoying our stay. I cannot say enough about our guide, Arnold Sinvula. Never would I have imagined getting the education about nature that I did in a...

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

Dear Michelle Thank you for your kind words. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed the time you spent at Khwai Tented Camp and hope you will join us again soon. Our guides and staff at all African Bush Camp properties make up one big, beautiful family and we really are blessed to call them all a part...

Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

A stunning welcome from a very professional team. From Officer the manager to Sinka our amazing guide to Kennedy plus all the others this experience could not have been better. Dinner under the stars after a superb game drive was a very enjoyable end to a day. Holidays in Africa don't get any better than this. The owners of this...

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

Dear Gail Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time spent at Khwai Tented Camp and we hope to see you back in camp soon! We are so proud of all our staff at Khwai and lucky to call them part of the family. Take care and...

Stratford, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Fabulous welcome and fabulous setting. I wish we had had more time to enjoy the setting of this lovely camp. Not everyone was thrilled with the bucket shower but it did the trick. Food was decent and the staff entertained us with songs and dance which was a nice touch. We heard a hippo walking by our tent in the...

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

Thank you for your review of Khwai Tented Camp! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! The bucket showers are part of the authentic camping experience, however, we are starting the rebuild of Khwai in November and upgrading our facilities to that of complete luxury and comfort. Take care and warmest regards, The African Bush Camps team

Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was our second camp run by African Bush Camps and both were excellent. We stayed in the family cottage, which was perfect for us. The cottage is going to be re-purposed soon, but we toured one of the new luxury tents and it is going to be fabulous. Everyone who worked at the camp was friendly and eager to...

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

Dear Tamara Thank you for your lovely review of Khwai Tented Camp. We are excited to refurbish the Camp and are looking forward to the re-opening. Khwai Tented Camp will be closed between 17 November- 1 April 2017, whilst we complete the camp. Dutch has a lovely personality and is experienced and well-trained, boasting 7 years as a Professional Guide....

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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: €422 - €634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Khwai Tented Camp 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“There is no bad room. They all overlook a lagoon”
elnewong, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room sizes do vary - but just to confirm we were there in 2015”
V563SQpeter, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All tented rooms are excellent”
J2899AIannal, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is NOT a hotel; it should not be evaluated as such (it is a tented camp)”
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.”
arnoldm717, 15 Jul 2015 | Read review
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