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Muchenje Campsite


Muchenje Campsite and self-catering cottages are situated outside the park, about 7.2 km from the Ngoma gate. This campsite is next to the Chobe National Park and about 60 km from Kasane. With stunning views over the Chobe floodplains. This owner-run camp is a welcome stay for visitors looking for a small lodge or campsite to experience the magnificence of the Chobe National Park.

You are close to the park and away from the main tourist feed. It is a tranquil setting with basic but good facilities. The perfect camp for the self-drives visitor that seeks less crowd. You can see unbelievable sunset views at this camp.

There is no restaurant or bar on site and all food and drink can be purchased in Kasane, which is the closest town 65kms from camp, before arrival.

We do have a small convenience shop in camp that sells self-catering basics like firewood, ice, soft-drinks, snacks, frozen meat and dry and tinned food goods.

Although a 4×4 vehicle is not required to access our camp, a high clearance 4×4 vehicle is required to best experience the wonderful wilds of the Chobe National Park and surrounding Chobe Enclave area.

We have laundry services available. There is a beautiful communal sundowner terrace to view the stunning sunsets.

Our delightful rustic thatched chapel is an ideal place to celebrate blessings or to host a quiet ceremony. There is fantastic birding within the camp for avid birders and enthusiasts!

Guests love to cool off in our beautiful swimming pool after a long hot day…

Ten campsites and three self-catering cottages are on offer at Muchenje Campsite, and the self-catering cottages all are under giant acacia trees with ample shade. The sites are all flat and have views of the Chobe floodplains. The camp is enclosed by an electric fence providing safe and secure camping.

There are four ablution blocks with flush toilets and solar-powered hot showers. Outdoor wash-up and laundry areas are also available. A laundry service is available upon request. There is also a sun-downer terrace to experience the famous Chobe sunsets.

Muchenje campsite and self-catering have a small shop where wood, ice, seasonal vegetables (grown in the camp’s garden). You can also purchase meat. The Muchenje campsite is easy to access from Kasane or Namibia.

A tarred road runs through the Chobe National Park from Kasane to the camp. For access further into the park, we do recommend a 4×4 vehicle.

Muchenje Highlights

  • Overlooks the Chobe floodplains
  • Muchenje Campsite is in the beautiful riverine forest
  • Great location
  • Close to the Chobe National park
  • Value for money
  • Clean and neat
  • Friendly staff
  • Excellent self-catering cottages and comes highly recommended, perfect for the seasoned traveller who does not like tourism’s mainstream. Book your campsite or reserve the cottages.

Chobe National Park Includes


  • Cottages and camping are on self catering basis
Chobe National Park Excludes


  • Own meals
Chobe National Park Accommodation Information



Please Note

  • There are 3 Self-catering Cottages with a fully equipped open plan kitchen, en-suite bathroom and open air outdoor shower
  • Each cottage has an outside covered verandah with beautiful views on the garden
  • Each cottage contact a double bed and can sleep a maximum of 2 people on a self-catering basis
  • There are 3 Self-catering Tents, equipped with linen, electricity, standing fan and outside kitchen with fridge, gas stovetop and braai stand
  • Self-catering Tent guests make use of the communal ablution facilities about 30 meters from the tented accommodation
  • Each tent sleeps a maximum of 2 people
  • 10 spacious well shaded campsites, set upder tall acacia trees on the elevated banks of the Chobe Floodplain
  • Camping is safe and secure withing the boundaries of the properties’ electric fence
  • Each campsite can sleep up to 6 people and has its own braai stand, 220V power points and clean running water
  • There are 4 separate ablution units; each with its own basin, toilet and solar powered hot water shower
Chobe National Park Product Pricing


Accommodation Valid until 31 Jan 2025
3 x Self-catering Cottages BWP 1175 per cottage per night
3 x Self-catering Tents BWP 760 per tent per night
Camping - adults BWP 225 per person per night
Camping - children 5 - 12 BWP 123 per child per night
Tourism levy BWP 10 per person per night
Chobe National Park Accommodation Location


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