Stanley's Camp (Okavango Delta) Botswana
Set in an amphitheater of ebony and sausage trees on the
southern tip of Chief’s Island, Stanley’s Camp sits amidst
260,000 acres of untamed and untrammeled African bush.
Bordering the southern section of the famous Moremi Game
Reserve this private concession is located by definition in
seasonal delta. That said, the high water regimes of the
past 4 years, has seen water in residence year round.
The area is home to a wide variety of big game including
elephant, buffalo, giraffe, hippo, lion, leopard, cheetah
and wild dog.
Stanley’s is a small luxury camp consisting of 8 classic
styled safari tents.
The delicately appointed tents exude classic Africa; hand
crafted beds dressed with the finest linen, antique
furniture individually selected and oriental carpets that
give a delightful glimpse at colonial Africa.
Each unit offers en-suite facilities and a private
balcony. Electricity is supplied by a combination of silent
packed generator and battery system allowing 24-hour power
Activities / Wildlife:
Game viewing in the area is extremely good with excellent
numbers of predators and plains-game on offer. The area
houses one of the largest buffalo populations in the
Okavango Delta, which, in the dry season, can concentrate
into a herd in excess of 2000 head. Game-drives are conducted in open vehicles, which offer
unencumbered views. The vehicles have been custom built and
offer individual seating. Game drives are conducted early
morning and late afternoon or as otherwise requested. The
accompanying professional guides are among the best in
Botswana. Walking activities are offered throughout the year
and are conducted by qualified rangers who carry firearms at
all times. Mokoro (dugout canoe) activities are also offered
12 months of the year, as are night game drives.
Our elephant interaction is an uplifting experience that
offers a new found appreciation of elephants, providing a
more personal and deeper understanding of these gentle
Fancy an elephant as your tour guide? Now you can
with our unique elephant interaction in partnership with the
Living with Elephants Foundation in Botswana's Okavango
Stay at Sanctuary Stanley’s Camp or Sanctuary Baines'
Camp and you can meet Jabu, Thembi and Morula, a trio of
semi-habituated orphaned elephants. Observe and interact
with them while leisurely walking in their big, silent
footsteps through the wilderness. For a truly uplifting
experience that leaves a lasting impression on all who share
their time with the elephants, this rewarding activity in
Botswana is a must.
Accommodation Rates:- Please contact us for a
quote and suggested itinerary.