Okavango Delta

Belmond Khwai River Lodge

‘Front-Seat Wildlife Viewing’

Nestled on a private concession on the edge of the leadwood and fig tree forest of the Khwai River floodplains, Belmond Khawi River Lodge affords some excellent game viewing opportunities, whether that be on a drive, guided walk or evening safari. Upon your return, there is an inviting outdoor swimming pool as well as a range of spa treatments available. When dining in the evening share your safari experiences with other guests and indulge in tasty local specialities.

In Our Opinion

‘This lodge places you in the midst of thrilling wildlife, with your room overlooking panoramic views from a private deck.’


Be it in the open-air or within our covered dining area, Belmond Khwai River Lodge offers a truly memorable dining experience. In the heart of the safari experience, surrounded by wildlife, enjoy delicious cuisine created by our skilled chefs.

The restaurant offers something for everyone all day and our chefs will also gladly prepare picnics for you to take on a game drive.

Game drives often start early. You will be woken with a light breakfast to enjoy in your tent before setting off on your drive.

Restaurant times:
Early breakfast (served around 6am)
Light snacks, tea and coffee on morning activity
Midday meal is served between 10h30-13h30
Afternoon tea (served around 4pm)
Drinks and snacks on afternoon activity
Dinner (served around 8pm)

• 20-metre swimming pool
• Spa treatments available
• Storytelling around the camp fire
• Star gazing mythology
• Sundowners in the bush 
• Black Pools full-day excursion
• Basket weaving at tea time or village tour

• Same-day complimentary laundry
• Small reference library
• Small retail outlet

Moremi Game Reserve is set out as to allow the free movement of animals according to seasonal migration.

Activities include:
• Game drives
• Guided safari walks
• Evening safaris
• Raptor identification


Belmond Khwai River Lodge is located on a private concession bordering the Moremi Game Reserve, on the eastern side of the Okavango Delta.