Camp Xakanaxa

Explore the Wild: Discover the Beauty of the Botswana


Discover the authentic jewel of the Okavango at Camp Xakanaxa. As dedicated custodians of one of Botswana’s original safari camps, our owners have carefully crafted a bush camp that seamlessly integrates with nature. Experience exceptional comforts and embark on extraordinary adventures.

Nestled on raised wooden platforms beneath the sheltering canopy of majestic trees, our thatched dining room, lounge/bar area, curio shop, fire deck, and newly added swimming pool offer a tranquil haven, allowing you to unwind while soaking in magnificent river vistas.

Room Amenities

  • En-Suite
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Service
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Pool

What to Expect

Nestled amidst the captivating wilderness, Camp Xakanaxa is surrounded by ancient riverine forests, expansive savannas, meandering channels, and seasonal floodplains. This diverse habitat teems with extraordinary fauna and flora, creating a haven of natural wonders.

Our camp stands out as a rare destination offering year-round game viewing experiences on both land and water, allowing guests to explore the captivating landscapes in open game drive vehicles and motorized boats. Prepare to witness the abundant wildlife, from majestic elephants and mighty buffalo to elusive wild dogs, agile cheetahs, and graceful giraffes.

The symphony of nature unfolds as you encounter the lively hippos, elegant leopards, regal lions, and a myriad of other fascinating creatures that call this sanctuary home. And for bird enthusiasts, the spring and summer months unveil a breathtaking display of migratory species nesting and breeding, adding an extra touch of splendor to your experience.

  • Located along the banks of the Khwai River, adjacent to the captivating Xakanaxa Lagoon, Camp Xakanaxa enjoys a prime position in the heart of the renowned Moremi Game Reserve. With its exceptional location, the camp offers guests a truly authentic and immersive year-round Okavango Delta safari experience. Explore the diverse landscapes of this remarkable reserve, where land and water merge, and encounter a rich array of wildlife and breathtaking natural beauty.



Camp Xakanaxa offers spacious and tastefully furnished accommodation for up to 24 guests, ensuring a comfortable and intimate experience. Nestled on the fringes of the picturesque lagoon, each of the eleven tents and the two-bedroom family tent provide a tranquil retreat with their own private viewing deck, complete with cozy loungers.

Immerse yourself in the heart of the renowned Moremi Game Reserve as you wake up to breathtaking views of the pristine Khwai River and the captivating Xakanaxa Lagoon. This idyllic setting sets the stage for unforgettable wildlife encounters and moments of pure serenity amidst the untouched beauty of nature.

Camp Xakanaxa game drives

At Camp Xakanaxa, the exhilarating game drives are carefully timed to coincide with the magical moments of dawn and sunset, when the African wilderness awakens or settles into a peaceful slumber. Hop aboard our open Land Rovers, purposefully designed to accommodate up to 10 passengers, providing ample room for comfort and unrestricted views.

We prioritize your experience by limiting the number of guests in each vehicle to a maximum of 6 to 8, ensuring everyone has a prime vantage point for observing the abundant wildlife. Get ready to embark on thrilling safari adventures, where every drive unveils the wonders of the natural world and immerses you in the captivating rhythms of the wilderness.

Camp Xakanaxa power boating

At Camp Xakanaxa, we go beyond the traditional game drives to offer you a comprehensive exploration of the remarkable Okavango Delta ecosystem. In addition to our exhilarating land-based safaris, we invite you to embark on unforgettable boating safaris across the picturesque Xakanaxa Lagoon and into the heart of the delta itself.

Glide along the tranquil waterways, surrounded by the lush vegetation and pristine landscapes, as our expert guides navigate the channels in search of the Delta’s diverse wildlife and vibrant birdlife. This unique perspective allows you to witness the interplay between land and water, immersing you in the rich tapestry of this extraordinary natural paradise.

Whether you encounter majestic elephants grazing by the water’s edge, marvel at the graceful flight of herons and kingfishers, or spot the elusive predators prowling the banks, each boating safari unveils a new chapter of the Delta’s captivating story. Prepare to be captivated by the beauty and biodiversity that awaits you on our unforgettable boating safaris, an essential part of the Camp Xakanaxa experience.


  • Shower
  • Bar
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Safe
  • Laundry Service
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We also offer a range of activities and excursions, including guided wildlife safaris, walking safaris, and boat cruises. So come and explore the beauty of Botswana with us, and experience the magic of the African wilderness in comfort and style!


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Customer Testimonials

  • Jennth Norz
    San Francisco

    My trip to Botswana was absolutely amazing! The wildlife was stunning, and the landscapes were breathtaking. The accommodations were also fantastic, and the staff was very friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend a Botswana getaway to anyone looking for an unforgettable African adventure.

  • Rory Gibson

    I recently went on a Botswana safari, and it was truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The guides were incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about the wildlife, and we saw everything from elephants to lions to hippos. The lodges were also very comfortable and had everything we needed. I would definitely recommend Botswana as a destination for anyone looking for an adventure in Africa.

  • Jessica Cosby
    New York City

    Botswana is a beautiful country with so much to see and do. I went on a mokoro (dugout canoe) safari in the Okavango Delta, and it was a peaceful and unique way to experience the wildlife and scenery. The lodges we stayed at were also top-notch and had everything we needed. I would highly recommend Botswana as a destination for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

  • Brittany Webster

    My Botswana getaway was everything I had hoped for and more. The wildlife was incredible, and I felt like I was in a nature documentary the whole time. The lodges we stayed at were also very comfortable and had great amenities, like swimming pools and spa services. I would definitely recommend Botswana as a destination for anyone looking for a luxury African safari experience.