Belmond Khwai River Lodge

★ ★ ★ ★ ★
US $520.00

Khwai River Lodge lodge is in a leadwood and fig tree forest overlooking the vast River floodplain and into the Moremi in Botswana. The region is renowned for its high concentrations of big mammals, especially buffalo, hippo, and elephant.

Belmond Lodge guests have the unique chance to sense the excellent game heritage from the moment they arrive, and it is not unusual to see many types of wildlife from the private deck. Moremi is a year-round target for wildlife, predators, particularly leopard and lion, are also very active in the area. For bird-watching enthusiasts, birdlife can be viewed in abundance with sightings of wildfowl and raptors near the Khwai Lodge.

The exclusive Belmond Khwai River Lodge is beautifully designed to blend into its surrounding natural environment. All luxury tented rooms at the lodge are on raised wooden platforms from where magnificent views can be enjoyed from the private decks. A traditional African thatch roof shades the luxury tents.

Guests staying at the Khwai River Lodge will experience morning and afternoon safari drives in open 4x4 vehicles, as well as night spotlight safari drives. Cultural visits to a local village are also available, as well as guided safari walks along the hippo-filled river. Private wildlife viewing activities are available to the more adventurous guests. For guests who prefer to relax, the lodge features a gym, an expansive pool and an intimate Spa facility where guests can enjoy rejuvenating massages and body wrap in the installation or the privacy of their tent.

The Khwai Lodge also offers a rustic Boma dining experience, Khwai River Lodge Boma invites fellow guests to feast on local dishes around the campfire. The scene is set with local musicians entertaining while you dine. It is ideal for small parties and groups who are looking for unique dining experiences.

The central part of the Okavango and was the first nature reserve to be set aside by the Botswana Government. This Reserve is enclosed by a barrier zone of land, which is precisely controlled regarding wildlife management.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Mosquito net
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Belmond Khwai River Lodge

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Hotel Bar
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

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FAQs about Belmond Khwai River Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Belmond Khwai River Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Belmond Khwai River Lodge?
The average per night rate at Belmond Khwai River Lodge is US $520.00 to US $1,240.00.
Where about is Belmond Khwai River Lodge located?
Belmond Khwai River Lodge is located at the following location / address: Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Okavango Delta.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

6 night plus Special at Belmond Khwai River Lodge

Stay at Belmond Khwai River Lodge for 6 nights or more and enjoy discounted rates!

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation in twin-bedded rooms with air conditioning
  • Botswana National park fees
  • Emergency medical evacuation insurance
  • Government levied General Sales Tax
  • All meals: breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
  • All drinks, teas, coffees, soft drinks, house wines, local beer and a select list of spirits
  • Daily laundry services
  • 2 game viewing activities per day

Excluded from the rate:

  • Scheduled and / or private inter-lodge flight costs from Maun, other lodges, Kasane or Livingstone
  • Scheduled and / or private road transfers from Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe or boat / road transfers from Livingstone, Zambia
  • VSOP Spirits, South African Reserve Wines and important Champagne
  • Botswana departure tax where applicable
  • The helicopter flight safari activity at Belmond Eagle Island Lodge which can be pre-booked at an additional cost

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for a stay of 6 nights or more
  • Valid from 1 January - 31 December 2019 and 2020
  • Subject to availability

10 night Grand Tour of Southern Africa

Experience the best of Belmond’s Southern Africa with our new ten-night special offer!

Belmond’s Southern African escapes embrace an iconic Cape Town hotel and three thrillingly different safari experiences in Botswana.

Rates from US$ 5,500 per person sharing for 10 nights.

At Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, life is all about relaxation at the fully renovated hotel. Laze in our heated pools in the lush gardens, enjoy imaginative seasonal cuisine in the acclaimed restaurants or hone your skills in an art class. Just beyond the gates, the buzz of the Mother City calls.

Three luxurious safari lodges are set in the unspoilt wilderness of Northern Botswana. This is where the incredible Okavango Delta floods each year, attracting a breathtaking diversity of wildlife.

At Belmond Eagle Island Lodge, located in the Okavango Delta, and completely rebuilt and stunningly designed to conjure up an explorer’s base, you can drift through the watery landscape on a mokoro canoe, spotting bright frogs and kingfishers.

Elephant are, not surprisingly, the main attraction at Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge, located in the Savute area of the Chobe National Park, and soon to be relaunched with an exemplary new eco-friendly design, luxurious spa and game viewing hide. The majestic inhabitants are drawn to the mysterious Savute Channel, which flows and dries up seemingly at whim.

At Belmond Khwai River Lodge, the big game of the Moremi Reserve are in your sights. Espy giraffe, buffalo, lion, leopard and wild dogs from our beautiful raised, thatched rooms overlooking the floodplains.

Included in the rate:

  • Six night safari at any combination of the Belmond lodges, fully inclusive of meals, local beverages and safari activities
  • Light aircraft flights from/to Maun and between the lodges, departure taxes and national park fees in Botswana
  • Four nights at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, breakfast included, guaranteed complimentary upgrade to Junior Suite and VIP status
  • VAT and taxes included

Excluded from the rate:

  • All items of a personal nature
  • Anything else not mentioned in inclusions

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid for travel from 3 January - 25 December 2019
  • and Valid for : 1 January 2020 - 25 December 2020
  • Valid for a 10 night stay only
  • Subject to availability
  • Stays between the hotel and lodges can be non-consecutive, but must form part of the same itinerary