Deception Valley Lodge

Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana | 4 star lodge
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This 4 star lodge, located in Central Kalahari Game Reserve, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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    Travel Blogs from Central Kalahari Game Reserve

    3rd Bridge - Wild Dogs on Guard

    A travel blog entry by terrykelly on Jul 08, 2014

    17 comments, 9 photos

    My bag was bulging with unused winter gear - how wrong did we get the Botswana winter days with temps of 28+ deg. Since leaving Knysna on 22 May, we have had blue skies, no wind per se and hot weather with a slight chill after 9pm. Warm PJ's untouched! Hot water bottles deep down in the storage units and blankets a waste of valuable space. For the inquisitive food lovers, there is still fresh fruit and veges on our menu, compliments of Pete and ...

    Why did the goat cross the road?

    A travel blog entry by amyanddave on Jun 30, 2014

    50 photos

    ... haven't yet decided which animal is the least intelligent. We're taking a poll. I vote goat - too unpredictable. Dave votes donkey - cause their asses. Either way once we leave the tar road and enter a park all traces of the road rage towards animals disappears. No complaints are uttered when tens of zebras, springbok or wildebeests feel the need to cross our path. Please, after you, of course, we urge them while snapping photos. We are clearly biased. Biased ...

    Safari, Glamping, Sand & Wildlife

    A travel blog entry by rupertcdean on Jun 20, 2014

    4 photos

    It was about 7.30am when KG and Gift turned up at Senyati Safari Camp to take us to Savuti National Park for four days. I had been keen to visit Savuti and was interested to visit at least three diverse regions for Safari in Southern Africa. The sand desert and salt pan areas of Etosha (Namibia), the water wetlands of the Okavango Delta (Botswana) and dry lands of Savuti appeared to offer the right degree of diversity. I was sure that these three famous national ...

    Where Time Went to Quick

    A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Mar 30, 2014

    19 photos

    This morning we got up at first light and drove around Moreswe Pan. The only animals we saw were a few springbok. This part of the park had disappointed us this visit, but we had great sightings in the rest of the park. We arrived back at our campsite at 7:30am. After breakfast we packed up and drove in a north east direction towards the gate.

    For the next hour and a half hours we saw nothing! Except for ...

    Back to Isolation

    A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Mar 25, 2014

    36 photos

    This morning we woke up at 5am and packed a few last minute items and then left the lodge at 5:30am. It took us just under an hour to drive through the park. Strangely enough we didn't see any animals on the drive. We exited the park through Abjaterskop Gate. It was a short drive to the Botswana border. We passed through all the border checks very quickly and easily. For once we honestly had nothing to declare as we were buying all our food in ...