Fast Facts: Sable Alley

Natural Selection
November 18, 2019

Get up to speed on magnificent Sable Alley.


Name: Sable Alley.


Where: Khwai Private Reserve in Botswana’s Okavango Delta.


Rooms: 12 canvas-sided rooms. Nine of these are twins, two are family tents, and one is our sprawling honeymoon tent. Each boasts an en suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor showers.


Activities: Morning, afternoon and evening game drives. Mokoro excursions and boat trips, and even guided bush walks.


Great for: There are more than 50 species here, including leopards, lions, cheetahs, African wild dogs, buffalos, elephants and of course, sable antelopes.


Children: We welcome children aged six years and over.


Amenities: Swimming pool, sun deck and a gin bar.


Conservation efforts: Leopard Population Dynamics and Conservation in the Khwai Area; Herbivore and Bird Surveying in Khwai Private Reserve; Khwai Village Grass Harvesting; Communal Herding For Livestock and Wildlife Protection.


Wifi: Yes


Hairdryers: No


Battery charging facilities: Yes, in the mess tent and room.


Laundry service: Yes, and it’s complimentary.