Stanley's Camp Tented Camp
Recently renovated (April 2018) Stanley's Camp is an elegant tented camp located off the southern tip of Chief's Island in the Okavango Delta in Botswana. Situated in a 260,000-acre private concession, off-road game drives, bush walks and night drives are permitted. Its remote location ensures exclusivity and provides great game and bird-viewing activities by vehicle, boat or on foot. The camp offers expansive views over the surrounding floodplains.
* Stanley’s Camp Highlights
- ∞Intimate Camp - Only 10 elegant, en-suite tents
- ∞Private concession within the Okavango Delta - night drives, off-road & bush walks
- ∞Unique elephant interaction activity
- ∞Home to a wide variety of big game
- ∞Mokoro (dug-out canoe) and motorised boat excursions
- ∞Land and water based game-viewing activities
- ∞Infinity swimming pool
- ∞Private viewing decks
- ∞Free WiFi in all rooms
More about this accommodation
Recently renovated, Stanley's Camp consists of 10 luxury safari tents, each built on a private deck with views over the dramatic floodplains, allowing prime game viewing from the comfort of your bedroom.
Each is en-suite with indoor shower, compact gym, yoga bag, minibar and coffee station, ceiling fan and in-room safe and complimentary WiFi.
The location of Stanley's Camp ensures excellent game and bird viewing. The area is home to one of the largest populations of buffalo in the Okavango Delta as well as various predators.
Stanley's Camp main lodge is a canvas structure raised on a wooden deck, built around two large trees, with a view over the surrounding floodplains.
A walkway leads to the swimming pool which has even better views over the untamed bush.
Numerous Game Activities
Expert safari guides conduct game drives in open 4x4 vehicles, which are able to go off-road to get closer to the animals. The daily programme includes an early morning game drive, as well as an afternoon game drive which continues after dark with a powerful spotlight.
Guests can also explore the area's waterways by mokoro (dug-out canoe) or by foot on guided walking safaris.
At an additional cost, Stanley's offers a unique elephant interaction experience.
The camp can only be reached by light aircraft from Maun and the flight takes about 10 minutes.
Our Take on Stanley's Camp
Stanley's Camp offers exclusive, luxury accommodation and a traditional safari experience within Botswana's world-renowned Okavango Delta.
As part of the Sanctuary group of lodges, it's renowned for its excellent service, hospitality and top-class guiding.
An excellent option that offers both land and water-based game activities.
- ∞ Accommodation
- ∞ All game viewing activities (excluding the elephant interaction activity)
- ∞ Emergency medical evacuation
- ∞ Park entrance fee
- ∞ All meals
- ∞ All drinks - alcoholic and non-alcoholic (excluding premium brands)
- xFlights to the lodge
- xPersonal travel insurance
- xPremium brand drinks
- xAll items of a personal nature
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