A PARADISE 50,000 ELEPHANTS CALL HOME AND TWO MIGHTY AFRICAN RIVERS MEET
In a special corner of the African wilderness, where two mighty rivers meet, a wetland paradise that is a haven for nature and wildlife. Discover the wonders of this magical destination at Chobe Water Villas. At the very tip of Namibia’s Zambezi Region, previously known as Caprivi Strip, Chobe Water Villas is nestled in the beautiful lap of nature on the bank of the Chobe River. The exclusivity and style of this boutique hotel is unparalleled.
Suspended over the water’s edge, each luxury villa features a 180 degree view of the mesmerising wetland and bushland sanctuary that comprises the Chobe River, Botswana’s Sedudu Island and Chobe National Park on the opposite riverbank. From the comfort of your lounge chair on your private villa terrace enjoy views of elephant and buffalo herds grazing on Sedudu’s floodplains.
The open plan luxury suites feature lounge and bedroom areas, as well as a beautifully appointed bathroom with double vanity, separate bath, shower and toilet. The elegance of your suite not only mirrors the natural splendour of the region, but also offers unsurpassed luxury and relaxation. Comfort at its most stylish.
Experience the grandeur of our infinity pool, right on the water’s edge. The pool and deck area with spectacular views of the Chobe River, is the ultimate spot for relaxation. Game viewing and bird watching from your perch under a canopy of trees, accompanied by the soothing sound of the river close-by, will by far surpass any African bush experience you’ve had thus far.
Choose from our selection of activities, each of which is guaranteed to enrich your Namibian experience. Two activities per day are included in your room rate.
MORNING GAME DRIVE CHOBE NATIONAL PARK (BOTSWANA)
Experience Africa at the crack of dawn as Mother Nature yawns awake and shakes her feathers, tails and scales. Herds of elephants, the gentle giants of this land, make their way to the Chobe River for the first drink of the day. Join us for a safari in our open-air vehicles as we drive through the lush Chobe National Park (Botswana), coming across a myriad of shy and elusive animals that inhabit the Chobe National Park.
Four to five-hour drive. Departs at 08:00. Includes park fees, (tea, coffee, rusks (on request), soft drinks and bottled water.
CHOBE RIVER LUNCH CRUISE (BOTSWANA)
Float down the Chobe River in near silence, with the only sound the water lapping against the hull of the boat and the surrounding noises of Africa. Follow the twists and turns of the Chobe River as it meanders through the wildlife-rich Chobe National Park, While enjoying a light lunch and keeping an eye out for elephants as they splash about in mud pools, crocodiles sleeping lazily on the river banks, and the flicking ears of hippos congregating under the water.
Two to Three -hour boat on the Chobe River through Chobe National Park. Departs approximately at 12:30(After the morning game drive) Includes park fees,, Light lunch, beverages and bottled water.
AFTERNOON CHOBE RIVER SAFARI
During the final hours of an African day, the wind settles down and a golden sheen of light covers the Chobe and Kasika landscape. Sink into a deep relaxation and enjoy the wildlife on the river bank as the current pulls your boat into the heart of the Chobe. End off with a toast to Namibia’s stunning sunset as it falls in vibrant ruby marvelousness.
(No immigration required)
Three to four-hour boat cruise on the Chobe River through the Chobe National Park. Departs at 15:00 or 16:00. Includes park fees, beverages and bottled water.
MORNING OR AFTERNOON BOAT CRUISE ON THE CHOBE AND ZAMBEZI RIVERS (KASAI CHANNEL)
Touch down in two countries in one day. Passing Impalila Island which sits on the riverine border between Namibia and Zambia. Experience the meandering of Kasai channel by boat, exploring the wild banks of the Zambezi River as it winds through this lush, wet landscape.
(No immigration required)
Three to four hour boat cruise on both the Chobe and Zambezi rivers, including the historic Kasai Channel and Impalila Island along the shores of Botswana, Namibia and Zambia. Departure can be discussed (Morning or Afternoon). Includes park fees, beverages and bottled water.
ACTIVITIES NOT INCLUDED IN THE RATES
Apart from activities included in room rates several excursions can be reserved at the Lodge’s Adventure & Activity Desk located in the reception area.