Our Botswana luxury travel experts team has put together a list of our top 10 picks safari lodges that offer the most luxurious and exclusive African safari experiences for families traveling with children, couples, seniors, youths, and couples on authentic affordable African safaris honeymoon. Our Botswana luxurious safari lodges are scattered around Botswana top parks such as Moremi private game reserve, Okavango Delta, Chobe riverfront, Kasane, Savute, the Khwai river, and Linyanti concession. Explore our authentic best African Safaris under the stars of Africa in a real bush Camp surrounded by wildlife.
#1 andBeyond Chobe under Canvas
Looking for the best luxury safari lodges and accommodation in Botswana for your family? If you are a couple with children, Seniors, or on a private honeymoon African safari holiday and vacations looking for top-rated authentic safaris in Africa with the best price, rest assured that We have got you covered.
Well-used animal trails meander between five ensuite safari tents
at &Beyond Chobe Under Canvas, positioned at exclusive campsites in the northern reaches of the park, within driving distance of the Chobe River. Booked on a nightly basis, each canvas tent boasts a comfortable double bed, as well as an ensuite bathroom with flush w.c and steaming hot bucket shower, with water delivered on request. The guest areas comprise spacious tents for dining, pre-dinner drinks or simply whiling away the time between game viewing adventures with a good book and frosted beer or glass of wine. Delicious meals cooked over the coals are shared around a blazing fire. During your stay, enjoy twice-daily game drives and one half-day photographic boat safari that will allow you to capture the magnificent fauna and flora of the Chobe River, aboard a custom-built Pangolin photographic boat.
#2 andBeyond Nxabega Okavango Camp
&Beyond Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp is located in a
25 000 hectares (61 775 acres) exclusive wildlife concession on the edge of the Okavango Delta, bordering the Moremi Game Reserve. Ideally positioned to explore the magnificence of the Okavango, the camp is known for its elegant tented accommodation, which boasts breath-taking views of the ever-changing Delta. Blending skilfully with the environment, nine exclusive tented suites, set on raised wooden platforms, are tucked beneath a canopy of ebony trees. Each spacious tent features a luxurious bed that faces the beautiful views of a reed-filled floodplain; an ensuite bathroom with an indoor and alfresco shower and a sprawling veranda with a spacious sitting area and a private sala. A family tent, consisting of two luxury tents joined by a walkway, offers the perfect setting for families to enjoy the wonders of the Delta.
#3 andBeyond Sandibe Lodge Okavango
Discover one of the best luxury safari lodge and accommodation to stay on your private African safari. Sandibe: Set in a cool forest canopy of wild palms and gnarled fig trees, &Beyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge looks out over spectacular Delta views. Situated on a private concession, Sandibe has exclusive traversing rights over 22 500 hectares (55 600 acres) of wildlife land adjacent to the Moremi Game Reserve. Behind the lodge, golden grassed floodplains stretch into the distance, framed by lush palm islands and the spires of giant termite mounds. The beautiful organic architecture of the lodge blends seamlessly with one of Africa’s most breathtaking landscapes. Drawing its inspiration from nature, &Beyond Sandibe is serene and earthy. Twelve elegant and intimate suites are raised above the papyrus like the nests of golden weaver birds and feature magnificent Delta views, as well as private plunge pools, cozy fireplaces, and secluded nooks. Inside, the rooms become cocoons at night, with fireplaces for winter use. Interiors celebrate Botswana craft with pieces that include copper-clad mekoro, basket ware, and sculpted wooden tables. An interactive kitchen celebrates succulent Botswana beef, artisanal bread, and pizzas, while a beautifully situated massage sala offers a selection of relaxing massages in a spectacular natural setting. Boasting one of the best wildlife experiences in the Delta, the lodge combines a magnificent natural location with an unusual yet beautiful design.
#4 andBeyond Savute under Canvas
Private luxury honeymoon in Africa? A family looking for the best holiday in Africa? A private safari for seniors and couples on honeymoon with a luxurious touch at a top safari game lodge. Savute, the best of Botswana finest African safaris. The semi-mobile tented camps of &Beyond Savute Under Canvas are carefully positioned at exclusive wilderness campsites in the expansive Savute corner of Chobe National Park, offering exceptional game viewing opportunities. Booked on a nightly basis, each of the five comfortable tents has a double bed, as well as an ensuite bathroom, separate w.c, and steaming hot bucket shower, with water delivered on request. The guest areas comprise comfortable tents for dining, meeting for a pre-dinner drink, or just whiling the time away between game drives. The welcoming camp staff serves delicious meals cooked over the glowing coals.
#5 andBeyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
Our best African safari with a touch of luxury, family-friendly, ideal for seniors, and couples on a memorable private honeymoon trip in Botswana. &Beyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp enjoys luxurious solitude
on its own Delta island within a 272 000 hectare (672 125 acres) exclusive wildlife concession. Taking its inspiration from the water lily, Xaranna is a delightful camp with just nine ensuite safari tents that combine canvas and bleached timber. The overall atmosphere of the camp is cool, light, and airy, in keeping with the gentle beauty of its environment. The safari tents are organic in design and are delicately decorated in a shade of khaki and soft lily pink. Each tent boasts a romantic outdoor sala, private plunge pool, indoor bathtub, and alfresco shower. The guest areas are all carefully positioned to maximize the sweeping views out across the channels, with classic Delta tree-line silhouettes. The camp celebrates Botswana’s iconography, with humorous design touches used throughout. The intimate guest sitting area boasts a spacious reading area, perfect for afternoon relaxation.
The elevated dining area features shady verandas with mesmerizing views leading out onto an open-
air boma where exotic candlelit dinners are served beneath the stars. A fully-stocked Safari Shop offers chic outdoor gear, African art, and jewelry
#6 Linyanti Bush Camp
Luxury African safari Tented Camp and safari lodge in Botswana for families, couples, seniors, and honeymoon couples. Linyanti Bush Camp is situated on the banks of Linyanti Marsh in a private reserve which borders the western boundary of Chobe in the Chobe Enclave. The marshes are the only water source for miles around and attract water-adapted and desert-adapted wildlife, plus large numbers of birds. Linyanti Bush Camp is an intimate 12-bed luxury tented camp on the banks of the Linyanti Marsh, within a Private Concession bordering the western boundary of Chobe in the Chobe Enclave. You will enjoy some of the most spacious and comfortable tented accommodation and beds available today. The bathrooms are private and en-suite, consisting of fixed showers which are housed under the tent and gas-heated, as well as a flush toilet for your convenience. Water activities are available only when water levels permit. Linyanti is best known for its large populations of elephants and buffalo that congregate in vast numbers especially during the dry season. Other wildlife encounters include Lion, sable, roan, leopard, wild dog, the rare and elusive sitatunga antelope, red lechwe, hippo and crocodile, as well as other species of plains game. The area also offers spectacular birding all year round. The area’s relative remoteness makes it a favored wild safari destination and one of the best sought after areas in Northern Botswana
#7. Linyanti Ebony
Brest of African safari! Best family safari gateway in Okavango delta enclave, top 10 safari destinations in Africa. Linyanti EbonyBuilt on raised decking overlooking the Linyanti Marsh this intimate tented camp offers stunning views and many exhilarating ways to explore the area. Linyanti Ebony is a family-friendly safari camp where children of all ages are welcome. The camp includes a 2-bedroom family tent and child specialist guides who tailor their safari activities for families. Game drives in open safari vehicles, helicopter safaris, and bush walks are all activities that are on offer to provide you the opportunity to enjoy this unique landscape of water and bush. The area is home to a wide range of wildlife including predators, herds of elephant and buffalo, and birding.
#8 Khwai Bush Camp
African honeymoon safari took to a different level. Still, looking for a unique and authentic custom African safari travel experience for your family or partner in Botswana? Khwai Bush Camp, Built on the banks of the Khwai River and nestled amongst a forest of sycamore and deadwood trees, Khwai Bush Camp consists of 4 standards and 2 family-friendly philosophy that welcomes children of all ages. Here you will enjoy spacious and comfortable thatched accommodation with views over the permanent water source and beyond into the Moremi Game Reserve. The camp preserves the romance of yester-year a simpler life in harmony with nature. From the sanctuary of a cool, thatched interior and a veranda that overlooks the famed Moremi Game Reserve, one of the richest game viewing areas in Botswana.
#9 Khwai LeadWood
Affordable African safari tour packages at a luxury lodge. Khwai Leadwood: within the Okavango Delta’s community-run Khwai Concession, this beautiful camp is tucked under the trees on the edge of the Khwai River. This river is all that separates the iconic Moremi Game Reserve and the concession, with hippos, elephants, and even lions crossing over from time to time. The elegantly designed camp hosts six standard tents and one family unit, keeping in line with the intimate and exclusive wilderness experience. The new camp effortlessly bridges the gap between luxury accommodation and feeling like you’re in the great African outdoors. Woven baskets and beaded décor, along with modern elements, create an authentic contemporary African style. Khwai’s biggest drawcard is undoubtedly the plentiful and extraordinary wildlife – you’ll never be bored here! Adventure and relaxation are on offer as guests live out their ultimate safari experience – from setting off on a morning walking safari to enjoying a gin and tonic overlooking the Khwai River.
#10 Linyanti Expeditions
Explore Botswana with our luxury family and children friendly safari Tented Camp and lodges collection. This is one of the best authentic safaris in Africa. Linyanti Expeditions is an intimate expeditions camp situated in a private concession, bordering the Chobe National Park. Linyanti Expeditions exudes a bygone era and is ideal for safari-goers looking for an authentic African experience. Being an expeditions camp, Linyanti comprises of 6 tents and accommodates a maximum of 12 people. At night, guests are welcomed to the main tented area for a dining extravaganza with an open fire. If guests are looking for a bit of downtime, they can relax and enjoy exquisite views overlooking the vast Linyanti wetlands. The Chobe Enclave offers an abundance of wildlife species including large herds of elephant and buffalo making for exhilarating walking safaris which are the focus at Linyanti Expeditions. Here you will also be able to experience superb wildlife sightings by open 4 X 4 vehicles. Our guides at Linyanti Expeditions are some of the best in the industry. They have grown up with the bush at their back door and have come to know its wildlife well.