Khwai River Lodge is at the edge of a leadwood and fig tree forest, which overlooks the Khwai River floodplain, and the adjacent Moremi Game Reserve.
Guests are accommodated in 14 spacious, luxury tents, each with a thatched roof, and set on a raised wooden deck, overlooking the Khwai floodplain. Each tent is air-conditioned, and equipped with ceiling fan, mini bar, in-room safe, private viewing deck, and is en suite. As the tents are all placed on slightly raised platforms, they offer extensive views of the surroundings. The lodge also has a private suite, which boasts, boasts a private plunge pool, outside bathroom, with bath, and twin showers. The suite has a slightly larger deck area, which can also be used for private dining. Guests in the suite have a private guide and vehicle for game drives.
Khwai River Lodge’s central area houses a comfortable lounge, bar, and dining room. There is also an observation deck which overlooks the River and a camp fire, with seating area. In addition there is a large swimming pool, with deck.
Game drives, in open vehicles, take place in the early morning, and late afternoon/ evening – when you get the chance to see some of the nocturnally active species. Although most drives are conducted in the Moremi Game Reserve itself, as there are no fences, wildlife is free to wander the area. For the more adventurous, there are also guided walks along the Khwai River. You might also choose a visit to the local village.
The Khwai area is known for its game viewing, from plains game to the predators, and there is the chance to see lion, cheetah and leopard. In addition, there are elephant, buffalo, and some exceptional birding.
Khwai River Lodge also has small gym for guest use. There is also a Spa, where you can indulge in some massages and body wraps, either in the Spa, or the privacy of your tent.