Luxury Hotels & Lodges in Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari

To enjoy the spectacular lunar landscape of the Makgadikgadi saltpans, we recommend staying in either the colonial-styled Jack's Camp or the beautiful San Camp, where you can walk with bushman trackers to learn about their culture and history. 

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Tuli Safari Lodge

Location: Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari | Botswana

Tuli Safari Lodge is a luxury safari camp in the Northern Tuli Game Reserve, a remote corner of eastern Botswana. At the confluence of the Limpopo and Shashe rivers, Tuli sits in a beautiful landscape of granite kopjes and baobab trees, home to a rich variety of wildlife including elephants and big cats.

Best for: Family-friendly, Private Groups, Lodge, Private Villa

San Camp

Location: Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari | Botswana

The endless expanses of the Kalahari Desert are amongst earth’s most stark environments. There are extraordinary geological formations, bushmen striding over the salt pan, and infinite horizons. San Camp provides an effortlessly elegant shelter from the elements, with fulsome hospitality and erudite guides.

Best for: Honeymoon, Family-friendly, Setting & Views, Off the Beaten Track

Kalahari Plains Camp

Location: Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari | Botswana

Kalahari Plains Camp is a simple yet comfortable tented camp in one of the world’s most harsh and unforgiving landscapes. In the heart of the 5 million hectare Central Kalahari Game Reserve, this is the African wilderness at its most pristine.

Best for: Family-friendly, Off the Beaten Track, Rustic, Peace & Quiet

Nxai Pan Camp

Location: Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari | Botswana

As you touch down at Nxai Pan Camp, you’ll be bowled over by the parched and cracked fossil expanses of what used to be the awesome Makgadikgadi Lake. Get ready for dazzling sunrises, bulging baobabs, and a feeling of splendid isolation at this little-known-about desert outpost.

Best for: Family-friendly, Off the Beaten Track, Hideaway, Rustic

Jack's Camp

Location: Makgadikgadi & the Kalahari | Botswana

The colonial style camp was established in 1993 by Ralph Bousfield and his partner Catherine Raphaely, on the site where Ralph’s deceased father, the legendary explorer Jack Bousfield had once been.

Best for: Honeymoon, Private Groups, Luxury Hotel, Boutique Hotel


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