Ghanzi/Eastern Botswana / Botswana
Camp is a safari lodge situated just South of Ghanzi, overlooking a calcrete pan and floodlit waterhole of extraordinary beauty, surrounded by ancient leadwood trees and frequented by large numbers of indigenous wildlife, including a wonderful variety of both resident and migrant birds. Thakadu (which means ‘Aardvark’or ‘Anteater’ in the local language of Botswana) offers accommodation, activities, and a well stocked bar and restaurant. Our Curio Shop stocks a range of crafts and some emergency supplies for travelers. We also have credit card facilities and wireless internet available 24 hours. Camping in their wonderful leadwood shaded campsites .
Budget cottage tents:
Fully Bedded pre-erected safari-style tents. These provide comfortable budget accommodation. All are equipped with electric lights and utilize the campsite ablutions.
En suite Meru Tents:
The luxurious raised meru tents provide wonderful rustic comfort. They have electriciy and abundant hot water for dusty travellers. Cars can be parked close by and the merus are a short walk from the the bar and restaurant. They are twin bedded and up to one extra bed can be added for kids. An early morning call is laid on by red -billed francolin(whether requested or not!).
The chalets are elevated with balconies overlooking game rich veld, within short walking distance of the restaurant an bar. Vehicles may be parked directly outside the chalets which are double bedded with extra beds provided if necessary for kids. They are air conditioned and safes are provided.
Campsites are all situated under shady leadwood trees with an electric light, power points, drinking water and braai stands. Campsites are all within a short distance of our 2 ablution blocks. Firewood is also available.