Khwai Leadwood

Explore the Wild: Discover the Beauty of the Botswana


Nestled within the pristine Khwai Concession of the magnificent Okavango Delta, Khwai Leadwood Camp stands as a haven of natural beauty and wildlife wonders. Surrounded by the verdant embrace of trees, this captivating camp rests gracefully on the edge of the Khwai River.

As the lifeblood of the region, the river serves as both a tranquil oasis and a vibrant thoroughfare for a multitude of iconic species. It acts as a natural boundary between the renowned Moremi Game Reserve and the expansive Khwai Concession, inviting thrilling encounters with hippos, elephants, and even lions, as they gracefully traverse this vital waterway.

Indulge in the symphony of nature’s serenade and experience the true essence of the Khwai Leadwood Camp, where every moment is infused with the magic of the Okavango Delta.

Room Amenities

  • Laundry Service
  • Outside Shower
  • Shower
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Mosquito Nets

What to Expect

At Khwai Leadwood Camp, guests are immersed in an exhilarating array of safari activities that bring them face to face with Africa’s majestic wildlife. From thrilling game drives that traverse the vast landscapes in search of iconic species like lion, cheetah, leopard, wild dog, elephant, buffalo, hippo, and giraffe, to invigorating walking safaris that allow for a more intimate connection with nature, every moment is infused with adventure.

If water levels permit, mokoro safaris provide a unique opportunity to explore the intricate waterways and witness the wonders of the Okavango Delta from a different perspective. As the sun sets, the excitement continues with captivating night drives, where guests have the chance to encounter Africa’s elusive and nocturnal creatures up close.

Khwai Leadwood Camp is a sanctuary where every day is filled with thrilling encounters and unforgettable experiences. After a morning spent exploring the wild, guests can unwind and indulge in relaxation, savoring a refreshing gin and tonic while overlooking the tranquil Khwai River. This remarkable camp offers the perfect blend of adventure and serenity, ensuring that your safari experience is nothing short of extraordinary.

  • All year round destination
  • High concentrations of game
  • Unique & varied combination of activities
  • Ngwana Club Activities for children of all ages



Khwai Leadwood Camp, nestled within the captivating Khwai Concession, offers a truly exceptional retreat that seamlessly blends luxury accommodation with an immersive wilderness experience. The Khwai Leadwood Camp features six exquisitely designed luxury tents, each thoughtfully crafted to provide a serene haven amidst the untamed beauty of the African landscape.

Additionally, there is a luxurious family tent, providing ample space for families to create lasting memories in the heart of the wilderness. With meticulous attention to detail, the camp’s design harmoniously fuses modern comforts with an authentic African ambiance.

Adorned with woven baskets, adorned with beaded decor, and infused with contemporary elements, the interiors exude a sense of refined elegance that pays homage to the rich cultural heritage of the region. Step inside the Khwai Leadwood Camp, and you’ll find yourself surrounded by a seamless blend of comfort, style, and a deep connection to the natural world.

From the moment you arrive at Khwai Leadwood Camp, you’ll be transported to a realm where luxury and the untamed spirit of Africa intertwine, creating an enchanting experience that will leave an indelible mark on your soul.

Mokoro Safaris

Immerse yourself in the timeless allure of the Okavango Delta with a quintessential mokoro trip, a captivating experience that is synonymous with the magic of Khwai Leadwood Camp. Step into a traditional dugout canoe, crafted with utmost care from a single tree trunk or the modern fiberglass alternative, as you embark on a serene voyage along the ancient Khwai River.

Traverse the very pathways once used by the River Bushmen, connecting with the rich cultural heritage and history of this remarkable region. Drift silently through the winding channels, tracing the paths carved by graceful hippos and majestic elephants, while our knowledgeable River Guides share their insights on the delicate ecology and captivating wildlife that thrives in this pristine watery wilderness.

Discover the secrets of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, a unique inland delta that captivates with its untouched beauty and remarkable biodiversity. As you glide along the tranquil waters, you’ll witness the intricate balance between flora and fauna, gaining a deeper appreciation for the importance of conservation and sustainable practices.

Please note that this seasonal activity is available to guests aged 16 years and older, ensuring a peaceful and immersive experience for all. Allow the mokoro trip to transport you to a world where time stands still, connecting you with the true essence of the Okavango Delta and leaving you with cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Game Drives

Embark on an extraordinary wildlife adventure at Khwai Leadwood Camp, led by our team of highly experienced guides who possess an intimate understanding of the area’s remarkable ecosystem. As you journey through the captivating Khwai Concession, these knowledgeable guides will unveil the secrets of the wilderness, unveiling hidden spots that offer unparalleled game viewing opportunities.

Their expertise and passion for conservation will immerse you in a world where you’ll witness magnificent creatures in their natural habitat, from majestic lions and graceful leopards to herds of majestic elephants and the elusive wild dog.

With years of experience and a deep-rooted connection to the land, our African Bush Camps guides are revered as true experts in their field, renowned for their exceptional guiding skills, infectious enthusiasm, and an unwavering commitment to delivering an extraordinary safari experience.

Trust in their expertise as they navigate the vast landscapes and share their insider’s knowledge, ensuring every moment of your safari at Khwai Leadwood Camp is filled with unforgettable encounters, remarkable insights, and lifelong memories.

Walking Safaris

Embrace the raw and untamed beauty of the African bush with exhilarating walking safaris, a signature experience at Khwai Leadwood Camp.

Step out of your comfort zone and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and scents of the wilderness as you embark on a journey of discovery on foot. Led by our experienced and knowledgeable walking guides, these guided walking safaris are designed to awaken your senses and offer a deeper connection with nature.

Feel the earth beneath your feet and listen to the symphony of bird calls and animal sounds that fill the air. With each step, you’ll uncover hidden wonders and encounter the captivating wildlife that calls this enchanting landscape home. From the majestic lion to the elusive leopard, from the graceful antelope to the agile wild dog, every sighting will ignite your sense of wonder and ignite a passion for conservation.

The dry season from May to October provides the perfect backdrop for walking safaris, as the sparse vegetation allows for excellent visibility and thrilling encounters with wildlife. Rest assured that your safety is our utmost priority, as our guides are armed and well-trained to ensure a secure and unforgettable experience.

They possess a wealth of knowledge about the local flora and fauna, and they eagerly share their expertise and love for the bush, enriching your safari adventure with intriguing insights and captivating stories. These walking safaris are available to guests aged 16 years and older, ensuring a tranquil and immersive experience for all participants.

Immerse yourself in the essence of the Khwai Leadwood Camp, where the spirit of adventure and the thrill of exploration converge. Discover the thrill of walking in the footsteps of giants, the awe-inspiring moments that come from being at eye level with wildlife, and the profound connection that forms when you become part of the intricate tapestry of the African bush.

Let the rhythm of your heartbeat sync with the pulse of the wilderness as you venture into the untamed beauty of Khwai.


  • 24-hour Security
  • Bar
  • Eco Friendly
  • Pool
  • Communal Dining
  • Laundry Service
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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.