Safari Accommodation in Africa

Nata Lodge

Set beside Botswana’s mesmerising salt pans, Nata Lodge is on the way to everywhere! A convenient road trip break, Nata Lodge is beloved by campers, glampers, and self-drive adventurers for its great food, cold beer, an assortment of affordable and well-maintained accommodations, and easy access to the best salt pan sunset — your overnight oasis awaits!

Also. Did we mention the cold beer? And the swimming pool? And the flamingoes? And the bushbabies?
The Makgadikgadi Salt Pans exude a feeling of antiquity and mystery that has enticed explorers for decades.

The Great Makgadikgadi comprises of the largest area of salt pans in the world, covering over 37,000 sq km.

IDEAL FOR: Small Groups & Families

What makes the Nata Lodge unique?

  • Great stop-over on the way to Okavango Delta, Chobe NP, Caprivi or Victoria Falls
  • Comfortable chalets and tents with en-suite facilities
  • Trips to the Makgadikgadi Salt Pan and Nata Bird Sanctuary

things to do in the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans:

  • Visit the Nata Bird Sanctuary
  • Meet the locals of Nata
  • Breakfast below Baobabs on the salt pans
  • Walk across Nata Lodge
  • Brainstorm your best business ideas with a conference at Nata Lodge
  • Paddle the Nata River in a canoe



Bed & Breakfast



Restaurant The Nata Lodge Restaurant can seat up to 50 people and has an open air patio. Serves Continental and English breakfast, lunches and dinners. Bar / Lounge Area The bar overlooks the swimming pool and offers a wide range of ice cold refreshments and cocktails. Gift / Curio Shop Curio shop offers African crafts, jewellery, reading material, maps and clothing. Swimming Pool Great for cooling off after a full day of exciting game viewing Activities Trips to the Makgidikgadi Salt Pans via the Nata Bird Sanctuary


Chalets - The Nata Lodge offers 22 Wooden Thatched Chalets built on stilts with en-suite bathrooms (bath & outdoor shower). All rooms are air-conditioned with twin bed configurations. Safari Tents - 10 Luxury safari tents with en-suite (bathrooms & outdoor showers) Beds are a twin bed configuration. Family Rooms - 2 Family rooms with twin bed configuration and a bunk bed. One of the chalets has also been built to accommodate not just the physically challenged but also those guests who require easier access to chalets, showers and toilets. Camp Sites - The Nata Lodge camp site can accommodate 150 campers with both ladies and gents ablution blocks with hot water showers and toilet facilities and central electrical points. *Getaway Africa does not assist with booking of camp sites.
Rates quoted per room per night

Nata Lodge

Nata Accommodation Rates for 2023/2024
In US$ Per Room Per Night
01 April 2023 - 31 March 2024
Safari Tent US$ 114
Luxury Chalet US$ 144
Family Chalet 2 Adults + 2 Kids u/12yrs US$ 157
Optional Extras
In US$ Per Person
Breakfast US$ 19
Dinner US$ 32
Salt Pans Drive & Sundowner 3 Hours US$ 38
Nata Village Tour 1 Hour 30 Min US$ 24

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Getaway Africa can include your flights from Johannesburg as well as airport transfers in your booking. For a full quote and combination options, send us your enquiry.
Room Rates Include:
  • Accommodation
Room Rates Exclude:
  • Optional Extras
  • Bed Levy of BWP10 per person per night
  • Beverages
  • Laundry
  • Telephone
  • Items of Personal Nature
  • Airport Transfers
Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.

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