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Jao Camp

Moremi Game Reserve Border, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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  • Average1%
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Sanctuary Chief's Camp
219 reviews
#3 of 28 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
 
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#8 of 28 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
 
andBeyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
149 reviews
#14 of 72 Speciality lodging in Okavango Delta
 
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Of all the places that we stayed on our trip, this was definitely the most luxurious. The "tents" were bigger than my apartment in London and more luxuriously appointed with 2 showers (indoor and outdoor) and a beautiful bath. The people were seriously attentive, the...More

Thank Cameron B
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 9 January 2017

Thank you Cameron B for your wonderful review, we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and how much you enjoyed the luxury of our tents. As per your recommendation we hope you will visit us again during the wet...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016

My wife and I spent 4 nights in Jao camp last October. We have been in many safari camps in Botswana, Kenya, South Africa and Tanzania, last 10 years; this was by far the most spectacular camp we have experienced so far in the Delta...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 9 January 2017

Thank you Rossano and Anita for your wonderful review and high praises, we are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Jakes is a phenomenal guide and one of the treasures at Jao,...More

Reviewed 16 November 2016

From the moment you land on the small landing strip you are transported to a fabulous camp A quick flyover by the pilot to ensure no animals on the landing area, pick up by your personal guide, the wooden bridge approach to the camp which...More

Thank Raymond M
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 24 November 2016

Dear Raymond, Thank you for the beautiful review, we are delighted to see how much you enjoyed you stay in the trees with us and glad to see Kaiser treated you to some wonderful activities too. We sincerely hope you will return with your family...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

My wife and I spent 5 glorious nights at this amazing camp in October. From the minute we arrived the greeting by the staff was warm and genuine. The lodge itself a mind blowing mixture of African / Arabic and Indonesian architecture and the rooms...More

1  Thank 988allan
Response from WildernessSafaris, Front Office Manager at Jao CampResponded 15 November 2016

Dear Allan and Gail, Thank you for your beautiful review, we too hope to welcome you back to our little slice of paradise soon. We are delighted to see that Pelile, Newman Lydia, Atty and all the fabulous staff in camp were able to help...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

I had read of Jao in the book Spectacular Hotels. It lived up to the name! From pervasive exciting game presence - elephants off our deck, hippos underneath our door platform, cape buffalo under the walkway - to terrific food and an amazing staff our...More

Thank Jeb T
Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jao CampResponded 9 September 2016

Dear Jeb, Hearing that Jao both lived up to its name and exceeded your expectations, delights us no end! The Okavango Delta is a truly special place for many reasons, but especially because it provides the opportunity for us to get really close to the...More

Sanctuary Chief's Camp
219 reviews
#3 of 28 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
 
Wilderness Safaris Mombo Camp
224 reviews
#8 of 28 Speciality lodging in Moremi Game Reserve
 
andBeyond Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp
149 reviews
#14 of 72 Speciality lodging in Okavango Delta
 
Belmond Khwai River Lodge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • 9
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  • Botswana >
  • North-West District >
  • Okavango Delta >
  • Moremi Game Reserve
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  • Jao Camp Hotel Okavango Delta
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Lids745
15 December 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hi there, The activities on offer from Jao camp form part of the overall stay at the camp, where accommodation, meals, local drinks and twice daily scheduled camp activities are included in the nightly rate. These... More
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jkhjkh2014
28 September 2016|
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Hello Janine, Could we please ask you to contact our enquiries department who is best suited to assist you with availability. There is a direct link from the Wilderness Safaris website alternatively you can email enquiry... More
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Fiona H
9 January 2015|
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Hello Dave and Fiona, You will love Africa no matter when you come, however the best way to make a decision would be to tell your Travel Agent what you are most interested in seeing - birds, predators - what type of safari... More
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"All rooms have river / swamp views. I think rooms 7, 8 or 9 would be my favourite"
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"All rooms are equally exceptional incl bed, lounge, bathroom/vanity, tub, in/out shower, a large outdoor deck..."
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"No bad rooms."
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"6, 7 ,8 probably the best."
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