Accommodation rating: Superior
Kalahari Plains Camp is perfectly situated overlooking an immense pan with endless horizons and beautiful skies. It comprises 10 en suite canvas units with a sleep-out on the roof of each from which to enjoy moonlit or star-studded nights. The main area consists of a lounge and dining area with a swimming pool and deck. Solar power provides all the electricity and hot water in the camp and insulated canvas walls and roof keep temperatures inside the units comfortable.
Kalahari Plains Camp is only one of two camps situated inside the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR), an area that offers some of the best summer wildlife viewing opportunities in Africa. Located in the Kalahari desert biome in the central part of Botswana, this reserve is the largest conservation area in the country and one of the largest in the world.
Wildlife spotted close to camp, both usual and unusual, includes black-maned lions, honey badgers, brown hyenas, giraffes, gemsboks, springboks, cheetahs, springboks, ostriches, leopards, ostriches, bat-eared foxes, geometric tortoises and meerkats. Birds often seen include pale chanting goshawks, black-brested snake eagles and secretary birds.
Acitivites available from camp include twice daily safari drives, nature walks and an interpretive Bushman walk.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.