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    Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge

    Savute Channel, Chobe National Park, Botswana
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    11 - 15 of 111 reviews

    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    We arrived here from Eagle Island Lodge which had been first class and very luxurious so spent a lot of time comparing the two lodges and unfortunately Savute fell short. The property is looking tired and in need of renovation although the bedrooms are lovely....More

    Thank Denise E
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Denise E, Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you had such a fantastic game drive with Mighty, you indeed had really good sightings! We will be investing into the lodge during the latter part of 2017, we have invested into our...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

    I cannot put into words how amazing this place is. The staff are extraordinary, the quality of the lodges is amazing and given the remoteness of the location, the quality of the food they manage to produce is frankly remarkable. Elephants wander up to the...More

    Thank Julian S
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Julian S, Thank you for your fantastic review of your recent visit to the lodge, and also your compliments for Robert, we will be sure to let him know! We hope to welcome you back again soon and you are welcome to keep up...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

    So the internet isn't great. But the food here was better than at Belmond Eagle Island. The lodge itself is a bit older. But I loved it. The staff was really warm and very accommodating. Our guide Keem was outstanding. Funny and bright. An informative...More

    Thank USCKaboom
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear USCKaboom, Thank you for your review of your safari at the Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge. Game viewing at the lodge is exceptional, and we are delighted that you had such a memorable experiences and sightings! You are welcome to keep up to date with...More

    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    Fabulous for elephants and lions. Our guide for most of the 2 days was Watch and he is excellent. As well as the many close encounters with lions (a pride of 15) and elephants we also saw many unusual birds and a leopard. We were...More

    Thank dhongkong
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 13 February 2017

    Dear dhongkong, Thank you for taking the time to review all three our safari lodges, we appreciate the time invested to share your feedback with us an fellow travelers. Watch is one of the best, and excellent at tracking the lions, how wonderful that you...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    Emotions flow when you watch the extraordinary wildlife around this beautiful hotel, And the elephants of that area of the Okavango Delta are the most beautiful in the world. If you only have an opportunity in life to watch African wildlife, this is it!More

    Thank jtg65
    Response from LouisePheiffer, Manager at Belmond Savute Elephant LodgeResponded 12 December 2016

    Dear jtg65, Thank you for your beautiful review, one cannot help but feel the power of nature at the lodge! These are lasting memories and we thank you for your nostalgic review of your recent visit. The deeper stories of the wildlife has been captured...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$439 - US$2,258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • Botswana >
    • North-West District >
    • Chobe National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Savute Elephant Camp By Orient-Express Hotel Chobe National Park
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    GrandmaAudrey
    19 August 2016|
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    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear GrandmaAudry, You are correct. Our lodge is located in the Savute region of the Chobe National Park, and we are restricted by park rules to stay on the permitted roads and we have to be off the roads by sunset. We... More
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    oknot2
    6 September 2015|
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    Response from LouisePheiffer | Property representative |
    Dear Oknot2, The best time to visit our lodges are between July and October, but the elephants are almost a guarantee sighting all year round, especially at our Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge. The Trip Advisor posting... More
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