Xugana Island Lodge, Xugana Island, Okavango Delta, Botswana; www.desertdelta.co.za.
Varies according to season, from $439 a person a night twin share. All meals, drinks and activities included.
Charter planes fly from Kasane and Maun daily. Flying time from Kasane is 80 minutes; www.desertdelta.co.za.
Anyone looking for a unique Okavango Delta experience.
Newman’sBirdsofSouthernAfrica by Kenneth Newman (Macmillan).
Cruise the waterways of the delta, take a walking safari on a nearby island or get up close and personal with families of hippos wallowing in a nearby lagoon.
No chance to sleep in: breakfast is served
Lagoon views from your private deck, sundowner drinks on the water and wonderful, friendly staff.