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    Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge

    Savute Channel, Chobe National Park, Botswana
    011 27 21 483 1600
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    This is a beautiful property with an amazing staff. The accommodations, service and food were beyond expectation. The water holes are visible from your deck and from the dining areas for a non-stop parade of animals.More

    Thank OlGreyMare
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 12 April 2016

    Dear OlGreyMare, Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the animal sightings at the lodge. With the ever changing water levels at the lodge, the recent rainfalls has had a wonderful impact on the sightings in...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

    We just left this camp after spending the worst 24 hours of my life. My wife arrived very sick and there was no doctors 200 kilometres around. Katrijn Muys and Jeroen Nys acted like a perfectly coordinated emergency hospital team and provided first aids to...More

    Thank mrgoldwind
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

    Dear Mr mrgoldwind, Thank you for this wonderful complement and review. We do hope your wife is feeling better and glad that our management team was there to support you through this difficult time. You are welcome back anytime, and we will look after you....More

    Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I enjoyed really enjoyed this camp. Superb accommodations, excellent service and wonderful food. In addition, our guide was fabulous and his expertise enabled us to have incredible animal viewing. We were able to see four of the big five and several of...More

    Thank Neil R
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 1 April 2016

    Dear Neil R, Thank you for your wonderful review of our recent safari experience. We are delighted that you had such a memorable experience. We will be sure to share you review with the team and we do hope to welcome you back again soon....More

    Reviewed 19 February 2016

    My husband and I decided to go to Botswana for our 25th wedding anniversary. We chose Savute Elephant Lodge based on the good reviews and ratings. We were not disappointed. From an all-staff singing arrival, excellent cuisine, accommodating friendly staff, lovely accommodation, interesting game drives...More

    Thank 105debs
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 22 February 2016

    Dear Mr and Mrs Hamilton, Thank you for your wonderful review and for celebrating your silver wedding anniversary with us. 25 years is really something to celebrate, congratulations! We are beaming with pride after reading your review, we are so happy that you were taken...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

    My sister and I spent a wonderful few days at the Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge in Chobe National Park. We read beforehand that we could expect to be 'well looked after' and indeed we were. We received a very warm welcome on arrival and each...More

    1  Thank PCurr
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 29 January 2016

    Dear PCurr Thank you for taking the time to share a review of your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you and your sister were so well looked after. It was our absolute pleasure to host you, and that Watch was such a...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$665 - US$2,788 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
    • Location
    • Botswana >
    • North-West District >
    • Chobe National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Savute Elephant Camp By Orient-Express Hotel Chobe National Park
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    19 August 2016|
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    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear GrandmaAudry, You are correct. Our lodge is located in the Savute region of the Chobe National Park, and we are restricted by park rules to stay on the permitted roads and we have to be off the roads by sunset. We... More
    6 September 2015|
    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear Oknot2, The best time to visit our lodges are between July and October, but the elephants are almost a guarantee sighting all year round, especially at our Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge. The Trip Advisor posting... More
    Room Tips
    "Room 9 has excellent all around views"
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    "Every tent/lodge is great!"
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    "Rooms closer to the main lodge have a closer view of the waterhole - but none of them would disappoint."
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