Otherworldly Dining in the African Savannah

Be seated as pink-backed pelicans jostle for a spot at our adjacent watering hole. In the hands of our talented chefs, dine on locally inspired dishes in the lodge’s covered dining area or under a starlit African sky. Evocative live music––echoing the ancient pulse of the savannah––makes this one of the most unique dining experiences.

A Gourmet African Escape

All Inclusive

A Gourmet African Escape

Awaken to fresh coffee and a light breakfast ahead of your game drive. Gourmet picnics are packed for each excursion, while nightly feasts showcase African delicacies.

Full board lodgings include a delicious daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus beverages. Premium alcoholic brands and imported champagnes are offered at additional cost. Special dietary requirements are catered for on request.

Kosher Safaris

What’s New

Kosher Safaris

Belmond Safaris has partnered with Tourism That Cares to become one of Botswana’s first safaris to offer kosher meals. Each lodge has separate kitchens and utensils plus trained staff. For Orthodox guests, renown kosher chefs can be arranged at an extra cost.

Mothupi’s Boma

An Ancient African Tradition

Dining on Safari

Like the tribal elders before you, a Boma feast lets you taste and feel the true essence of Africa.

Join us for one of Botswana’s more unique dining experiences. Traditionally a meeting place for senior tribesmen, our Belmond Khwai River Lodge Boma unites fellow guests to feast on local dishes against the backdrop of giant baobabs. While you dine, local musicians invoke the rhythms associated with this spiritual land.

Private Dining

More to Savour

Private Dining

As birds of prey circle above, experience the most atmospheric African feast. Observe local wildlife loping through the long grass as a butler serves up superb dishes and wines on your own candlelit deck.

If you’re lucky, local reed frogs will provide the soundtrack. We guarantee it will be a memory you’ll cherish forever.