THE MAGNIFICIENT TA SHEBUBE: ROOIPUS LODGE
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park but is accessed from the Northern Cape as it’s only 20km from Twee Rivieren Restcamp. (They offer transfers from Twee Rivieren so you take a rental car to the Kgalagadi and leave it at the restcamp whilst you stay at Ta Shebube.)a Shebube Rooiputs Lodge is perched on a vegetated red sand dune offering extensive panoramic views of a valley of acacia savanna and grassy plains. It lies in the Kalahari Desert on the Botswana side of the
The lodge comprises of nine spacious chalets, a family unit with a double sleeper couch and a luxury desert suite for those wanting a romantic experience. Each chalet is set on an expansive wooden deck and constructed out of a clever mix of wood, thatch, canvas and glass with furnishings reflecting the rich ethnic textures of Southern Africa and the desert.
Each chalet has a sitting area, en suite bathroom with double basins, toilet and an outside shower. Your own private deck makes it easy to enjoy the breath-taking panoramic views of the Kgalagadi Park and its night sky. The Family Suite has a double sleeper couch for up to two small children. (Children of 8 years and older are allowed at the lodge.) The Desert suite has a romantic secluded outdoor bath. Wooden walkways join the main area to the chalets.
The thatched main building contains an inviting yet spacious lounge area, bar, comfortable dining room and well-stocked library/reading area. There’s also a curio shop and plunge pool to cool off during the hot summer days.
The main area is open to give you an unobstructed view of the vast acacia savannah and a small waterhole. During the evenings you enjoy the sounds of the African bush, including the barking geckos early at night, and share the day’s highlights around a roaring boma fire.
Activities within this private concession include morning and afternoon game drives, night
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drives and guided walks.