Situated on Chief’s Island in the world-renowned Moremi Game Reserve, Sanctuary Chief’s Camp in now open after an extensive refurb! It is a luxurious treat and ideal if you are seeking an exciting Botswana Safari game viewing destination that features a vast number of wildlife all year round. Together with Kings Pool Camp and Mombo Camp, this Camp offers the most lavish accommodation that the Okavango Delta has to offer.
Named after Chief Moremi, the Camp lies in the exclusive Mombo Concession and comprises of twelve secluded luxury bush pavilions, all of which feature a private game viewing deck complete with inviting hammocks and a spacious seating and lounge area. Each of the thatch roofed pavilions is fitted out with sumptuous four poster beds, ceiling fans, mosquito nets and offers all the finer touches that you would expect from one of the top Safari Camps in Botswana.
The fine dining at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is a fusion of African and Western influences. Add to that the extensive wine list that is on offer and it is not hard to see why Condé Nast and Travel & Leisure consistently rate this Safari Camp as one of Botswana’s finest. Meals can be enjoyed on the main deck area of the main lodge which is split-level and features expansive views over the surrounding floodplains and houses a curio shop, library and exquisite swimming pool. There is also a boma campfire which is the perfect spot for star gazing after dinner or recounting tales of the African bush.
The Camp also features a luxurious treatment room where a range of beauty and spa treatments are on offer by experienced therapists.
Like many other islands born out of the Delta’s seasonal floodwaters, Chief’s Island is well-known for some of the best game viewing opportunities in Southern Africa, as well as both white and black rhino completing the Big Five that can be seen here. Game viewing is best done by booking a game drive through the Reserve accompanied by skilled local guides, or taking a mokoro (traditional dug-out canoe) excursion through the Okavango Delta channels, which is available all year round.
This exclusive Botswana Safari Camp is one not to be missed. To experience the true essence and magic of Africa as well as one of the finest game viewing destinations book Chief’s Camp now.