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Savute Elephant Lodge

Belmond’s Savute Elephant lodge is located in the Chobe National Park – the elephant capital of the world. Perched on the banks of the Savute Channel, the lodge offers spectaculair views of elephants in their natural habitat. Savute is a bird lover’s haven with over 250 bird species, most of them native to this area. Offering two safari drives per day in different parts of the Savute area in which you may encounter lions, wild dogs, leopard, cheetahs, hyenas, as well as rare animal species such as roan and sable antelope.

All tented rooms are housed on raised wooden platforms, offering great views, and are shaded by a traditional African thatch roof. The large private decks are furnished with easy chairs and a day bed, ideal for viewing wildlife, or for enjoying a dinner in complete privacy. The tents have an en suite bathroom plus an outside shower and a four poster bed complete with mosquito netting.

The lodge has a 20 meter swimming pool, a small reference library and same day complimentary laundry.

Getting there

Savuti Elephant Lodge is accessible by road for the more adventurous travellers, crossing Chobe National Park using a 4WD it takes approx. 4 hours from Kasane, 7 hours from Maun.

The lodge's GPS location is 18.6875°S, 24.4155°E.

Flights to the lodge's private airstrip are 45 minutes from Maun or 50 minutes from Kasane.



Sundowners under the majestic Boabab Trees

Visit to San Bushmen rock paintings

Traditional cooking demonstration (for groups only)

Football game with the locals (subject to availability)


Full day zebra migration tour (seasonal)

Full day safari (subject to availability)  


Green season (01/01-31/03, 15/11-23/12)

Luxury twin room                        USD 595

Offer: stay 4 nights at a combination of Belmond lodges, pay for 3 

Shoulder season (01/04-30/6, 15/10-14/11, 24/12-31/12)

Luxury twin room                        USD 745

Dry season:(01/07 - 14/10)

Luxury twin room                        USD 1070

Offer: free flight transfers when staying 4 nights or more in any of the Belmond lodges

Offer: stay 3 consecutive nights with 25% discount

Single supplement 50% (not in low season)

3rd person rate 50% (USD1200 in high season)

Rates are based on per person sharing

INCLUDED: accommodation and all meals and beverages, except:

EXCLUDED: import brand beverages and all personal expenses

Always ask us for the latest rates as rates may change without notice!