The Lodge

Discover the beauty of a water-based safari

Our tranquil lodge is nestled in the heart of these UNESCO wetlands, situated on the idyllic ilala-palm-fringed Xaxaba Island. We're the perfect spot to explore the watery wonderland of the Okavango Delta, whether by mokoro (wooden canoe), barge, motorboat, helicopter or on a walking safari.

At A Glance

  • ACCOMMODATION 12 luxury tented rooms, lodge capacity of 24 guests
  • DINING All-inclusive breakfast, lunch and dinner in an open-air lounge, dining area and bar, including Boma rituals and campfire dining
  • FEATURES Spa treatments, curio shop, TV lounge, reference library and splash pools in all rooms
  • ACTIVITIES Game drives, star gazing, birdwatching, visit to a local village, spa treatments, walking safaris, water and helicopter safaris, horseback and helicopter safari
  • LOCATION Private island in the heart of the Okavango Delta

Eagle Island Lodge


Flying High

Private Heli-Pad

From our private heli-pad, embark on a scenic helicopter safari for a birds eye view of the stunning Okavango Delta below.

Your Arrival

Private Airstrip

Just a five minute drive to the lodge, our private airstrip heralds the start of your safari adventure.

The Perfect Nightcap

Fish Eagle Bar

With a tipple in hand, listen out for the whistle of the titular Fish Eagle at one of the most romantic bars in Africa.

Fireside Celebrations


Gather around a roaring fire for sundowners and special occasions with extraordinary views of the delta.

A Warm Welcome


After your travels, ease into your safari adventure at our reception.

Dine Divine


Embrace open-air dining with a series of unique culinary experiences in the heart of Botswana.

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Getting Around

  • As soon as you land in Maun or Kasane, leave it to us to take care of all your inter-camp transfers.
  • From Maun to Eagle Island Lodge: 20 minutes
  • From Eagle Island Lodge to Khwai River Lodge: 25 minutes
  • From Eagle Island Lodge to Savute Elephant Lodge: 45 minutes
  • From Eagle Island Lodge to Kasane: 1 hour
  • From Kasane to Livingstone: 24 minutes
  • From Maun to Kasane: 1 hour 5 minutes

Different. Better. Special.

Endless exploration awaits in the Okavango Delta. Here are just some of the features that make us stand out from the crowd.

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