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Chobe Bakwena Lodge

Chobe Bakwena Lodge


Introducing Chobe Bakwena Lodge, a cozy eco-friendly retreat nestled along the picturesque banks of the Chobe River. With its 15 individually crafted chalets, each reflecting the natural beauty of its surroundings, Bakwena offers a serene escape for every guest. Choose from 13 Standard Chalets, 1 Family Room, or 1 Honeymoon Suite, each providing a unique experience.

Standard Chalets come in two flavours: Riverine and Treetop. Riverine Chalets blend seamlessly into the indigenous landscape without disturbing the surrounding vegetation, ensuring an authentic wilderness experience. Meanwhile, Treetop Chalets perch 3 meters above ground, offering panoramic views from their leafy canopy vantage point. Upon arrival, guests are pleasantly surprised to discover their allocated room type.

At Chobe Bakwena Lodge, the adventure begins right at your doorstep. Experience the thrill of wildlife encounters with inclusive safari activities curated by the lodge. From exhilarating game drives to tranquil sundowner cruises along the river, there’s something for everyone. Explore the area on guided bicycle tours or immerse yourself in local culture with village walkabouts.

Committed to responsible tourism, Chobe Bakwena is a pioneer in eco-friendly practices. From a natural swimming pool filtered by plants to locally sourced materials and cuisine, every aspect of the lodge is designed to minimize its environmental footprint.

Now, let’s dive into the enchanting world of Chobe National Park. Named after the majestic Chobe River, this expansive park spans 10,700 km² of pristine wilderness. From herds of elephants to prowling predators and vibrant birdlife, Chobe promises unforgettable wildlife encounters.

Discover the diverse landscapes of Chobe, from the bustling riverfront to the remote Savuti area. Encounter wildlife in their natural habitat, surrounded by sweeping floodplains, dense forests, and broadleaf woodlands.

Steeped in history, Chobe’s journey from a haven for big-game hunters to a protected national park is a testament to its enduring beauty and significance. Today, the park remains a wildlife sanctuary, offering visitors a glimpse into Africa’s untamed wilderness.

With its remarkable game density and remote charm, Chobe National Park is a destination for all. Whether you’re a seasoned African traveller or embark on your first safari adventure, Chobe promises an unforgettable experience in the heart of Botswana’s wild beauty.

Why we love it:

Chobe Bakwena Lodge, nestled in the charming town of Kasane bordering the renowned Chobe National Park, holds a special place in our hearts at Jenny’s Travel. Here’s why we’re absolutely smitten and why we confidently recommend it to all our travellers:

Firstly, let’s talk about its prime location. Situated right at the edge of Chobe National Park, guests are treated to unparalleled proximity to wildlife and natural wonders from the moment they arrive.

Now, onto the activities. Prepare for an array of adventures tailored to delight every guest. From exhilarating game drives and tranquil boat cruises along the Chobe River to immersive village walkabouts and invigorating cycling excursions, there’s an experience for every type of traveller.

What sets Bakwena Lodge apart is its unwavering commitment to eco-friendliness. As the only lodge on the Chobe River built entirely on environmentally friendly principles, guests can revel in the splendour of Chobe while knowing their stay is in harmony with nature.

Guided by experienced experts with an intimate knowledge of Chobe National Park, guests are treated to entertaining and educational insights that enrich their safari experience. Every outing becomes an opportunity to discover the park’s secrets and marvel at its wonders.

Lastly, let’s not forget the unforgettable Chobe cruises. These excursions offer a glimpse into the rich tapestry of wildlife that calls the Chobe River home, with sightings that rival any nature documentary.

In summary, Chobe Bakwena Lodge is not just accommodation; it’s an invitation to immerse oneself in the natural beauty and wildlife wonders of Chobe. With its blend of luxury, eco-friendliness, and exceptional experiences, it’s no wonder we wholeheartedly endorse this lodge for an unforgettable safari experience. For more information on our packages, please contact us today.

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