Albert Ndereki is one of the longest-serving members of the Botswana tourism industry. Apart from a brief interlude during the closure of the property, he’s dedicated over 40-years of his life to Chobe Game Lodge. As a young man, he was part of the construction crew building the iconic Chobe Game Lodge in 1971. The first […]
I’m often asked what my best travel experiences are… and to be honest, it’s not just about being immersed in the bush watching wildlife, being pampered at a spa, or wining and dining in luxury. It’s the interactions and conversations with the people you meet that make those experiences memorable – from other guests and your […]
Nothing could have prepared me for the fabulous ‘quiet’ I experienced on the Chobe River… where the only sounds were the occasional cry of a fish eagle, the swish of a crocodile slipping into the water and the trumpeting sounds from Chobe’s elephants. Despite knowing that Chobe Game Lodge utilised electric, and solar-powered boats, I […]
The Chobe National Park is world renowned for having the highest concentrations of elephant in Africa. In the dry season particularly, thousands of elephants can be seen gathering on the banks of the Chobe River where they have access to fresh water, year-round. It is a spectacle one simply has to experience. Our location inside […]
Fresh from Chobe Game Lodge, just a week after we proudly accepted the coveted Best in the world for Carbon Reduction Award at the World Travel Market 2017 event in London, we have more exciting news to share. We have a brand new solar plant currently being built at Chobe Game Lodge! This solar project […]
It is with great pleasure and pride that we inform you that we have won the Responsible Tourism Award for Best Carbon Reduction at the WTM London 2017 event for our work in reducing carbon emissions through our fleet of electric vehicles and boats. In 2014, a large-scale project was undertaken as the management team […]
As Yazema “Connie” Moremong stops the vehicle beside a herd of buffalo in Chobe National Park in Botswana, she recalls how during her childhood she knew about animals, and they were mostly goats. Once in a while she encountered a hyena or a jackal. What set her course to become one of Chobe Game Lodge’s […]
In November 2014 we officially launched our first eco-friendly electric vehicle and boat at Chobe Game Lodge. Less than two years later and we are proud to officially announce the arrival of our fourth electric game drive vehicle! This brings our electric fleet to four game-drive vehicles and three safari boats, one of which is solar powered. Well over half the game-viewing fleet!
The Chobe Boardwalk & Deck will go down in Chobe Game Lodge history. It’s one of those milestones that in years to come when we reminisce about the olden days, time will be measured as before or after the deck was built. So what makes the Chobe Boardwalk & Deck so special? It’s the ultimate Chobe vantage point with all the luxury you can expect from a 5-star lodge.