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  • Location: Tanzania, Katavi
  • Type of Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Comfort Level: Comfortable


In the heart of Tanzania’s Katavi National Park, Chada Katavi is a stylish tented camp situated off the beaten track in a landscape of seasonal rivers, open plains and woodlands. From its elevated vantage point, the lodge is perfectly positioned for panoramic views over the Chada plain, while the canopy of acacias, kigelias and tamarinds are a popular source of shade and food for wildlife.

Go on thrilling game drives in open-air vehicles or explore the area on guided walking safaris. For an authentic safari experience, go fly-camping for the night under the stars, or simply enjoy soaking it all up from your tent veranda.


  • Wild & off the beaten track
  • On the edge of a game-rich floodplain
  • Excellent guiding & personal attention
  • Intimate camp with only 6 tents
  • Walking safaris & fly-camping

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There is a multitude of wildlife in the valleys, forests and plains, most notably, the impressive concentrations of hippo and crocodile, as well as the last great herds of buffalo in East Africa.

Choose from game drives in open 4-wheel drive vehicles; walking safaris accompanied by an armed guide; fly-camping for the night under the stars, or simply enjoy soaking it all up from your tent veranda.

Please note that the camp only accommodates children over the age of 8.

General Facilities

    Swimming Pool


Lavish picnic breakfasts, brunches and lunches are laid out under shady trees awaiting your return from the morning's game viewing. Dinner time at Chada Katavi is a simple yet elegant affair. Guests dine together at the long table – perfect for sharing stories of the day’s sightings.

Safari Tent

Chada Katavi offers six spacious walk-in tents, each with two twin beds or a double bed, with crisp, white Egyptian cotton and fine furnishings.

Each tent has a private bathroom with safari toilets, and bucket showers behind each tent with ample piping-hot water. The bathrooms also feature washstands, with pitchers of hot and cold water set in front of each tent.


    En-suite shower only
    Outside area
    Mosquito net


  • Birding
  • Bush dining
  • Game drives
  • Guided walks
  • Specialist guides
  • Star-gazing
  • Walking safaris
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Jul 2015 - 31 Oct 2015 $775 Game Package
  • 01 Nov 2015 - 15 Nov 2015 $625 Game Package
  • 01 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016 $655 Game Package
  • 01 Jul 2016 - 31 Oct 2016 $815 Game Package
  • 01 Nov 2016 - 15 Nov 2016 $655 Game Package

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Maureen Stover

Maureen Stover

Africa Safari Expert

"This is wilderness at its best - one of Africa's best kept secrets. Chada offers an authentic Tanzania safari experience, and with only 6 tents, privacy and personal attention is guarenteed."



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