Mowana – meaning Baobab, is a luxury lodge situated a mere 100km west of Victoria Falls, on the Chobe River, a short distance from the entrance to the Chobe National Park. The park is world renowned for its elephant population – the greatest concentration of these magnificent creatures on the continent.
There are a 107 luxury rooms with full en-suite bathrooms, and 4 suites – all rooms are river facing with air-conditioning, mini bars, hairdryers, tea and coffee making facilities, ceiling fans, mosquito nets and electric insect repellents.
Facilities at Mowana include a swimming-pool, set in a natural landscape; the Serondella Restaurant offers excellent cuisine inspired by the many flavours of Africa; the Savuti Bar overlooking the ever-changing Chobe River; the Boma Terrace for light meals throughout the day and the pool bar; a guest lounge for private entertaining; a hairdressing salon in a tree house, with a view of the river.
Activities at Mowana include walks, mountain biking, seasonal tiger fishing, bird watching, game viewing on a river cruiser or in open-air vehicles with expert game rangers and trackers, breakfast and sunset cruises, traditional theme evenings at the African Village, trips to – and helicopter viewing of – the Victoria Falls, mokoro (local canoe) trails, river rafting on the Zambezi, a 4 countries -in-a-day trip (Botswana, Namibia Zambia and Zimbabwe) – you are guaranteed of being kept busy during your stay!