Linyanti Bush Camp

Botswana

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6 rooms
Ages 7+
Pool
En suite
Bar
Solar Power
  • Maximum 12 people
  • Air cooler in rooms
  • Private deck

Additional Information

  • Airstrip to camp - 1h30
  • Closest airstrip - Saile
  • Closest international airport - Kasane Airport / Maun Airport
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An Authentic Safari Experience in the Chobe Enclave

Spend your time exploring the raw African wilderness on thrilling game drives, learn about the fascinating fauna and flora on walking safaris or float serenely along the waterways in a mokoro (canoe). A life-changing wilderness experience awaits you at Linyanti Bush Camp. With just six luxury tents, Linyanti Bush Camp offers an intimate Chobe safari experience in a private concession on the border of Botswana’s iconic Chobe National Park. The Chobe Enclave teems with wildlife and is best known for its large herds of elephants and buffalo. Our Chobe safari lodge sits on the banks of the Linyanti Wetlands – a significant area that is one of the primary sources of water during the drier months. Look forward to exceptional and diverse wildlife encounters year-round.

Linyanti Bush Camp is a traditional safari camp, with a soulful, eclectic scattering of interesting African artefacts. The elevated communal area offers a cosy lounge, bar and dining area with a well-stocked bookshelf where you may enjoy some quiet respite after a full day of exploring. Relaxing at the sparkling pool is a wonderful place to drink in the beautiful views of the unique Linyanti landscape. Battery charging points are provided in the main lodge area for your convenience.  

Whether you enjoy wildlife viewing from the comfort of the camp, from a safari vehicle, on foot or by scenic helicopter flip, your experiences from our Chobe safari lodge of the marshes, woodlands and savanna plains below you will sharpen the senses and offer an in-depth look at Linyanti’s diverse ecosystem. The freedom of being located on a private reserve means our knowledgeable guides operate exclusive night game drives for a glimpse into Botswana’s mesmeric nocturnal world. All activities are complimentary and are led by our knowledgeable guides who possess a genuine passion for their trade.

Activities

  • Scenic Flight

    Scenic Flight

    A half-hour scenic helicopter flight is included when you stay 3 nights or more at Linyanti Bush Camp from April to November.

  • Game Drive

    Game Drive

    Game drives are what gets us up in the morning in the African bush, they're a great avenue for exploring the land in a safe and exciting way.

  • Walking Safaris

    Walking Safaris

    Buckle up your boots and take a step into the intricate world of nature. Explore the wonders of the natural world with African soil crunching beneath your feet.

  • Mokoro

    Mokoro

    Traditionally, the mokoro was the only form of transport through the waterways. Sail through the rivers and tributaries with our river guides in a dugout canoe.

  • Bird Watching

    Bird Watching

    Linyanti boasts some of Botswana’s best birding. Delight in spotting the Arnot’s chat, the Goliath heron or the majestic Long-crested eagle.

  • Night Drives

    Night Drives

    Our private concessions allow for game drives after the sun has set. Experience the bush when elusive nocturnal wildlife awakens to hunt, forage and explore.

Wildlife

The area offers spectacular birding all year round and is best known for its large herds of elephants that move down to the Linyanti River. These are some of the animals you can expect to see during your stay at Linyanti Bush Camp.

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Included in Rates:

  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne
  • Laundry
  • Morning, afternoon & night game drives, walking safaris and mokoro (subject to water levels)

Excluded from Rates:

  • Visa Fees
  • International / Regional Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Staff Gratuities

Testimonials

  • The staff are incredibly thoughtful and spared no effort in making sure our experience was nothing short of exceptional. Lebo, the host, is super attentive and kind – including arranging a birthday cake for my birthday and a special dinner to celebrate our honeymoon.

    Marek via TripAdvisor

  • Everything about Linyanti Bush Camp was exceptional. Staff, food, accommodation, thrills, it was just perfect. It’s a small camp with a big heart. James, also known as 007 went out of his way to find the best game and made each bush drive exciting and informative, Lebo was just the most helpful host you could wish for, always smiling, ready to help with anything…

    Lyn and Cliff via TripAdvisor

  • The neat thing about Linyanti was the diversity of environments in close proximity as well as the varied game. James 007 was our guide and did an amazing job tracking and finding the game. We weren’t constrained by roads – James took us everywhere. We loved the experience – you just have to let James take you on the adventure!

    Darren L via TripAdvisor