Machaba Camp

Okavango Delta
Daydrive Nightdrive Walk Mokoro Swimming

Star Rating
Game Viewing
Price Guide $$$

Machaba Camp: Our View 

Machaba Camp is situated in the game rich Khwai area, which is renowned for its excellent wildlife viewing. The Khwai Concession is a 35 000 hectare reserve situated in the north eastern Okavango adjacent to the Moremi Game Reserve.

The name Machaba is the local Setswana name for the Sycamore Fig Tree, the tree of life. Machaba Camp is independently owned and run, and offers great value for money in and a unique classical safari environment. Machaba Camp will appeal to the novice safari guest as well as to the seasoned safari traveller.

Machaba Camp: Quick Facts

  • 8 x Luxury Tents and 2 x Family Luxury Tents

  • Children of all ages welcome. A private vehicle is required for children under 6 participating in game activities. (No Babysitting service available) 

  • Swimming Pool with loungers

  • Library

  • Spa Therapist – treatments include massages and facials done in guest's rooms (additional cost)

  • Activities include morning and evening game drives, Walking safaris (guide dependent), mokoros (year round, water level dependent) and visits to the local community

Machaba Camp: The Details

The camp is built in the classic style, with luxury safari tents, en-suite bathrooms and living areas, not forgetting the romantic outdoor showers. All the tents are situated on ground level and the pathways to the tents meander between the large riverine trees.

Access to Machaba Camp is by land and air. Guest may opt to self-drive or alternatively fly from either Maun or Kasane (25 – 30 minute charter flight from Maun & a 45 – 60 minute charter flight from Kasane). The drive from the airstrip to the camp takes about 30min depending on current water levels.