The Sandibe Okavango Lounge is Opulent and Eco-Friendly

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Jun 5, 2015
References: plewmanarchitects.co.za & gizmag
Sandibe Okavango is a super-luxurious safari lodge located on the Okavango Delta of Botswana and situated in a UNESCO World Heritage site. This lodge provides 24 beds of luxury accommodation but is still eco-friendly.

The lodge is built entirely out of biodegradable materials. 70% of energy needs are met via sustainable means, while sewage treatment and waste removal are also carried out in an environmentally friendly manner. Interestingly, the lodge is surrounded by 161 km of swampland, meaning there's no civilization anywhere near be. Despite this, there is no compromise on luxuries like power, hot water, bathing facilities and so on.

The Sandibe Okavango lodge proves that luxury and sustainability do not have to be mutually exclusive. This lodge spoils its guests without spoiling the environment.