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Why Visit Botswana?

  • Vast stretches of untouched, un-fenced wilderness with unrivaled game viewing
  • One of the largest game populations in Southern Africa
  • Annual zebra migration
  • The Big Five as well as the rare and endangered African wild dog
  • Over 600 indigenous bird species
  • Home to the world’s largest inland delta and UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Okavango Delta
  • The largest elephant herds in the world in Chobe National Park
  • Over 3 500 San rock paintings at the World Heritage Site of the Tsodilo Hills

Phofu Eco Safari Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary is a 6000ha game farm situated in the Kgalagadi district near Kang on the southern border of the Central Kalahari Game Park in Botswana.

It is the only exclusive game farm in the area and is the perfect stop over for 4×4 enthusiasts travelling to and from Maun along the Trans Kalahari highway.

Phofu Game Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, being the only exclusive game orientated farm in the area uses eco friendly energy systems for generating electricity and pumping water. This system ensures minimal impact on the environment while ensuring maximum comfort for guests at the lodge.

  • 2 Luxury en-suite rooms
  • 8 Luxury en-suite tents with private boma
  • Sunken Hide with accommodation for four guests
  • Dining Room
  • Lounge
  • Bar
  • Boma
  • Viewing Deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Lookout Point

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    Phofu Eco Safari Lodge is unique and situated in the Central Kalahariamongst open plains and breathtaking Kalahari landscapes.

    This unique Lodge offers two executive en-suite rooms, seven luxury en-suite tents as well as camping facilities. The Boskamp camp site provides basic camping facilities ideal for tourists en route to and from the Okavango and Central Kalahari Game Park.

    Enjoy sundowners whilst relaxing in our most beautiful Kalahari swimming pool or allow our Chef to spoil you with some of his special secrete recipes. The comfort of our facilities create an experience that blends the remoteness of the breathtaking setting with utter comfort and style.

    This Lodge offers tailor made game drives as well as specialized photographic tours where you will have the opportunity to capture stunning images with the assistance of one of our pro-photographers. We also offer various other tailored tours to some of the most spectacular destinations. Itineraries can be found under ‘Tours’ on the home page. To keep these tours unique and interesting we change our destinations on an annual basis.

    Unique to this lodge is our Sunken Hide with sleepover facilities. The hide is lit up at night, thus making this a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience. The Kalahari at its very best! Animals come in to drink during the evening and many predator kills have been recorded at the waterhole.
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    Experience a luxurious African lifestyle in one of our two executive suites under thatch.
    Encounter the raw, remote bush with its unique blazing sunsets, as well as its velvet black skies teeming with stars in one of our distinctively decorated exquisite executive en-suite suites.
    All are equipped with toiletries, hairdryers, towelling gowns. A Full English Breakfast is served and lunch and dinner is prepared by our chefs.
    As you climb into bed at the end of an enjoyable evening, listen to the sounds of the night in the African bush. The unique sounds of owls, jackals and lions will reverberate around the beautiful surroundings reminding you that you are in the heart of remote, almost unknown, unspoilt African territory.
    An ideal location for honeymoon couples.
    Let your African dream experience come true by contacting our tour operator on our contact page.
    • Swimming Pool
    • Swimming Pool
    • Day and night game drives
    • Library
    • Sun downers on the dunes
    • Own house wine
    • Tea, coffee, soda, juice
    • All inclusive dinner, bed and breakfast
    • Light aircraft tarred airstrip at Kang
    • Day trips to nearby Kalahari Pan
    • Overnight game viewing in sunken hide
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High Seasin - 01 Marc 2017 to 30 Oct 2017
Full board – Includes 3 meals & 2 game activities per person per night sharing USD 225
Single Room   USD 340
Children 02-12 Years   USD 115
ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES AND RATES US$ Rate
Bush Walks USD 42 per person
Game Drives USD 42 per person
Sunken Hide: Morning / Afternoon game viewing session (non exclusive) USD 42 per person
Sunken Hide: Overnight stay (exclusive / max 6 pax) USD 540 per person
Dining in the bush (venue set up fee & transfers included) USD 42 per person
Target Shooting with air guns USD 30 per person
Lookout Point (sundowners and game viewing from a raised platform in the bush) – excludes beverages USD 24 per person
Night Drives USD 48 per person
Campers en route to or from the Okavango or Central Kalahari Game Park can enjoy our camping facilities at the Boskop camp site at Phofu. The Boskop camp site offers sleeping facilities for 18 guests. Campers can make use of a large thatched lapa with a rustic bush kitchen, as well as a large boma with ablution facilities with hot water and showers. Electricity power points are available Guests are welcome to use the dining facilities at the lodge by prior arrangement. Should you prefer not to pitch your tent again, you can make use of our luxury tents situated in close proximity from the Boskop camp. Together with the natural surroundings supporting the bird life and game species of Central Kalahari, a number of manmade waterholes have been built to supply a more permanent source of water in the area. On your visit to Phofu Eco Safari Lodge you will encounter cheetah, brown hyena, leopard, lions, wild dogs and many antelope species. Owls, Bateleur eagles, Lappet-faced vulture, white backed vultures as well as Secretary birds are among the bird species to be spotted in the surroundings.

Sunken Hide
The Sunken Hide site provides basic comfortable sleep over facilities ideal for tourists who wishes to await the excitement of close encounters with animals coming in to drink at night. Ideal for stunning photographic opportunities.
Encounter the raw, remote bush with its unique blazing sunsets, as well as its velvet black skies teeming with stars.
The panoramic views and savannah grassland surround the hide and offer you private viewings of animals gathering to drink from the clearly visible waterhole.
As you climb into bed at the end of an enjoyable evening, listen to the sounds of the night in the African bush. The unique sounds of owls, jackals and lions will reverberate around the beautiful surroundings reminding you that you are in the heart of remote, almost unknown, unsoiled Kalahari territory. On your visit you will encounter cheetah, brown hyena, leopard, lions, wild dogs and many antelope species. Owls, Bateleur eagles, Lappet-faced vulture, White backed vultures as well as Secretary birds are among the bird species to be spotted in the surroundings.

Any Photographers dream come true!

A once in a lifetime overnight stay at a nearby Kalahari pan is available to you.These trips are fully catered for – only bring yourself, your camera and a change of clothing. These trips are however dependent on the season and must be pre-arranged. Viewing of the largest lions in the world can be expected on these day trips.

 

ABOUT THE LODGE

  • Attraction

    Attraction

    Sunken Game Viewing Hide : Encounter an unrivalled experience as you view wildlife behaviour and antics at eye level, from a specially designed and built sunken hide at one of the waterholes. Even more memorable will be an overnight stay in the equipped 24 hour stay over facility. You will be an unseen observer of African night life in Central Kalahari by the light of the moon and stars.

    Special Game Viewing Trips

    Rest and Relax

  • Conferences

    Conferences

    Conferences & team building in the Central Kalahari If you’re looking for a unique venue for your conference or team building experience, then consider the Central Kalahari. Phofu offers luxury accommodation for up to 20 people. Fly your team in to Kang where we will collect you and bring you back for an unforgettable experience!
  • Guided Tour During higher water levels, you will be greeted at the airstrip and transferred by vehicle to the boating station, five minutes from the airstrip, before being transferred by boat to the camp. The boat transfer is about 50 minutes. The camp is accessible by air from Maun (10 minutes), Kasane (1 hour 30 minutes) and all other delta camps. Sanctuary Chief's Camp to Sanctuary Baines' is a 15 minute flight. Please note the luggage restriction for all flights is 20kg per person in a soft-sided bag.
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