Xakanaxa, Moremi Game Reserve
Xakanaxa Camp has stylish main buildings that extend over the Khwai River and are set on raised platforms to maximize the views over the surrounding lagoons and islands.
Constructed of local timber, reed and thatch Xakanaxa Camp comprises of an elegant lounge containing a small but comprehensive library, dining room, expansive sundeck, plunge pool and sala with day bed as well as a fire-deck set under giant Jackalberry trees.
The reception lounge boasts a curio shop. The camp operates on generator power but at night all lighting is supplied by battery powered lamps, candles and paraffin lanterns, giving the camp an authentic African ambience.
Lettie Letsile, ably assisted by Timothy Hanks Damion, create a camp environment in which guests experience a seamless service in the warm, friendly style for which Africa is famous.
The emphasis is on discreet personal service, to ensure maximum guest enjoyment. Like Lettie, a great number of the camp staff have been looking after guests at Xakanaxa for more than ten years.
Similar Camps & Lodges
The delta’s land based camps focus on the regions spectacular game experience and are often combined with water based camps to provide the complete Okavango Delta experience. Camp Xakanaxa shares the Xakanaxa region with Ker & Downey Botswana’s Okuti Camp and its sister lodge Camp Moremi.
Khwai River Lodge
Belmond Safaris’ Khwai River Lodge within the community Khwai Concession provides activities in both the Moremi Game Reserve and within the concession. This allows for more variety of activities than at Xakanaxa Camp with night game drives possible within the concession.
This interestingly styled camp with its reed lined tents provides an excellent base in the Xakanaxa region. With just five standard tents, a honeymoon tent and family tent this is a smaller more intimate camp than Xakanaxa Camp. Ker & Downey Botswana places a great emphasis on guiding and hosting and Okuti Camp is a great destination for families.