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.