Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero, Botswana Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero, Botswana

Elephants at Botswana a highlight

Located in the northwest of Botswana, close to the Namibian border, the Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero provides a riverside retreat in the heart of the bush on the edge of Botswana’s Chobe National Park.

The park is home to the world’s largest remaining population of elephants as well as other wildlife including buffalo, bushbuck and Puku antelope, and more than 400 species of birds, while lion, leopard and wild dog roam the plains. High above the Chobe River, the lodge has views across the islands and floodplains as far as Namibia. The lodge has 15 cottages, each with its own en suite bathroom, private garden and private balcony. Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero also contains the only full spa on the Botswana safari circuit, offering treatments using environmentally friendly African spa products from Africology. Priced from US$530pp twin share for one to three nights, savings of up to 35% for stays of eight or more nights at any combination of Sanctuary Retreats’ African camps and lodges including Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero Camp.