Safari Lodge and Campsite

Overview   Ref# 691

P28 000 000
Contract type: 
Built Area: 
3 893m2
Plot Size: 
7.7935 hectares
Ownership Type: 
50 years
Title Type: 
Title Deed
Borehole (s): 


Pelican Lodge and Camping, a luxurious lodge is up for sale through a private treaty. Presenting a rare investment opportunity for a strategically located hospitality property.  Pelican is located along a strategic route to giving access to unlimited Botswana Central, Northwest and Northeast tourist destinations. The lodge gives quick access to Nata Bird Sanctuary which is 15 minutes’ drive to a home of an amazing array of birds and wildlife.  Pelican Lodge and Camping is an ideal place to stopover for tourists on a Botswana Safari, travelling to Chobe National Park in Kasane, Victoria Falls in either Zambia or Zimbabwe and Maun to Okavango Delta and Moremi game reserve. And also travellers both local and international in transit between cities or countries like South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

The word Pelican is the name of one of the water birds found in the shallow lakes of the Nata Bird Sanctuary and Makgadikgadi Pans.

Presenting a rare investment opportunity not to be missed!

Getting to Pelican Lodge and Camping. Pelican lodge is uniquely located 185km northwest of Francistown and 4km south-east of Nata at the eastern tip of Makgadikgadi Pans and next to Nata Bird Sanctuary. The Lodge is easily accessed by tarred road or with a charter flight. By road, the journey is 185km northwest of Francistown, 290km east of Maun and 300km southeast of Kasane. The nearby Nata airstrip is 9 minutes’ driven by tarred road from the lodge.

Pelican Lodge has 46 spacious and luxurious guestrooms.  Comprising of 4 Guest room blocks, housing 14 luxurious Executive rooms. 12 thatched Chalets and 3 thatched rondavels, housing the 27 standard rooms, with 3 of the chalets convertible into family units. A luxurious presidential suite with 2 bedrooms and spacious seating/dining room. A spacious camping site which can accommodate up to 200 heads, equipped with 2 private ablution buildings and a shared ablution block. All guestrooms feature luxurious en-suite bathrooms, air-conditioning and skylight stonework outdoor showers.

Developments! Developments consist of;

  • Administration building, comprising of reception with a counter, storeroom, reservation office, accounts office, general manager’s office with manager’s ablution,
  • administration building backside ground floor, comprising of an open dining area, kitchen, storeroom and staff toilets,
  • administration building backside upper floor comprising of another dining area, kitchen, storeroom and staff toilets,
  • beautiful African Map shaped swimming pool,
  • a spacious BOMA with a courtyard spit braai,
  • a bar next to BOMA,
  • a paved driveway and parking space,
  • a 200 seat conference Center,
  • office block comprising of 3 offices with manager’s toilets and public toilets,
  • presidential suite, comprising of a lounge, guestroom, guest bathroom, main bedroom with luxurious en-suite bathroom, toilet, shower, and exercise room, and guestroom, both with fitted skylight stonework outdoor showers,
  • 3 corrugated steel roofed Guestroom blocks each comprising of 4 executive guestrooms with en-suite bathrooms,
  • 1 corrugated steel roofed Guestroom block comprising of 2 executive guestrooms with en-suite bathrooms,
  • 12 thatched chalets each comprising of 2 standard guestrooms with en-suite bathrooms and fitted skylight stonework outdoor showers,
  • 3 thatched rondavels comprising of standard rooms with en-suite bathrooms and fitted skylight stonework outdoor showers,
  • a 200 head capacity camping site with private ablutions and a male and female classic ablution block,
  • laundry building
  • staff resting area
  • a water fountain
  • borehole
  • concrete block paved parking lot
  • guard house by main entrance
  • The lodge's mains services and utilities include electricity, telephone, internet and the main's water supply.

Key Areas of future Lodge development Phases:
1. A guest village section featuring a Poolside 12-unit guest chalet development.
2. An entertainment section with facilities for showgrounds/events hosting activities.
3. further alterations/increase in chalets/bed count developments on the lodge plan.

Lodge location and Potential Target markets:
1. Strategic safari base service for international tourists visiting Botswana's flora and fauna landmarks.
2. Service the domestic tourists for countryside business, conferencing, accommodation, entertainment and/or leisure activities.
3. Service the high volume Low-end budget local/regional highway Transit and cross border traffic customers.

For more property information:
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