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Khwai Botswana See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

I've been incredibly privileged to be able to go on 5 safaris over the course of 5 decades, always staying in different camps and thus have seen many camps. I think this was probably the most physically beautiful and most heartbreaking in terms of its...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

This was our first stop of a 10-day trip, and it was tough to top. Our guide Albert was lovely and so, so knowledgeable. He knew everything about everything - from termites to servals (which we were lucky enough to see)! The landscape was different...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

We stayed in little Machaba: The first day we arrived for lunchtime! We booked the camp 1 year in advanced. The camp accommodation is really beautiful! Little Machaba is the smaller, more expensive and we thought the more exclusive camp. But we learned! Chief the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank tigerbee1311
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Three amazing days and nights with our guide - Albert - we loved every minute seeing all sorts of game and birds. The camp staff are the best catering for your every need. The camp has a family feel that Anelka and Sean have worked...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jane W
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I recently stayed here with my husband, sister and brother-in law for 2 nights. It was a fantastic experience. No detail was missed...the tents were beautiful - nicer than many hotels, the food was delicious, the staff was gracious, the atmosphere was perfect. We couldn’t...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank lisapromise
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See why so many travellers make Machaba Camp their lodge of choice when visiting Khwai. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a luxury setting with an array of amenities designed More for travellers like you. As a valued Machaba Camp guest, you can enjoy a pool and free breakfast that are provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as Machaba Camp offers free internet access. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Machaba Camp as you experience all of the things Khwai has to offer. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$740 - US$900 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Botswana > North-West District > Khwai
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$740 - US$900 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Botswana > North-West District > Khwai
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Traveller (283)
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Dining (20)
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Annie055
8 October 2018|
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Response from HermanandMarleen | Reviewed this property |
Trust me, I’m a city girl who never goes out without make up, proper hairdo, business attire...but the moment I set foot on African soil I leave all that behind. I do without make up and blow dry (not a pretty sight but hey... More
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Y8982OJmikeb
5 February 2018|
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Response from 661DavidB661 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mike B, We spent 4 nights at Machaba last August - we only did the game drives (which by the way were fantastic), so I can't comment on the walking safari or mokoro ride. But I can tell you that mokoro rides are not done... More
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margaretl942
11 February 2017|
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Response from Laisa B |
Hi Margaret L. I know this was asked about a year ago, but just in case someone else comes along with a CPAP machine, I can tell them that in our small group, two of us had CPAP machines. The crew at both camps we stayed... More
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"Ask for a tent that is close enough to the river to be able to see it from the tent patio."
TSM_Daisy
06 Dec 2018
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"All the tented rooms have excellent views and are set up the same way with the exception of the family..."
ottoyuki
24 May 2018
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"Some of the tents are far from the main tent. We were in #4 which was very close. I recommend requesting..."
126robinr
16 Dec 2017
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"doesn't matter, just book!"
MadelonVonhoffVerwer
04 Nov 2017
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