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Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Outside the Moremi Game Reserve on the Jao flats, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Overview

  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bird life” (5 reviews)
“land based” (3 reviews)
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Reviewed 31 March 2015

In March, 2015 I (and three friends) had the most interesting, fun and adventurous stay at this camp. It is a classic Wilderness Safari camp - with very comfortable accommodations, wonderful food, amazing scenery and wildlife and incredibly great people. I had never been to...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Thank you Lee H for your amazing review, we are delighted to see you had such an enjoyable and adventurous stay with us and our chorus of never ending frogs. On many an evening, we have also enjoyed the company of the roaring Tubu lion...More

Reviewed 28 March 2015

Lovely lodge where we shared a family unit. Food was very good and we loved the sundowner stops. Particularly memorable were the fantastic choir, the singing, dancing and basket work demonstration. We were lucky enough to see the Rare Sitatonga as well as The Pells...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Dear Vivienkearns, Thank you for your fabulous review we are delighted you had such an enjoyable stay with us, we enjoyed having you just as much. We look forward to sharing your kind words with all our staff especially our beautiful choir. Jacana is a...More

Reviewed 31 December 2014

As the first of three stops on our Botswana honeymoon, Jacana was relaxing and peaceful -- the perfect start. As we pulled up to the camp, the entire staff was on the front porch singing to welcome us. Our room was very comfortable, and the...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Dear Joe P, Thank you for the fantastic review and for sharing both these special occasions with us. We are delighted to hear you had such a great time and look forward to your return. Guests at Jacana have been regularly greeted by an elephant...More

Reviewed 2 December 2014

The first lodge we stayed at in the Delta was a wonderful surprise. We saw so many beautiful birds, the most magnificent sunsets on mokoros and had expert guides who were so knowledgeable. The staff were friendly, the setting amazing. My experience at Jacana will...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Dear Alison K, We are delighted to hear that Jacana left such a great impact on you and left you with such wonderful memories. Being a water-based camp, Jacana’s birding speaks for itself. Huge flocks of white-faced whistling ducks and spur-winged geese have been swimming...More

Reviewed 14 October 2014

Jacana was the first stop on our 8 day Botswana safari. We have been to Botswana before (7 years ago) but are still amazed by the beauty of this part of the Delta. Jacana was the least luxurious of the camps we stayed at during...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jacana Tented Safari Camp

Dear AmsTravelAddict, Thank you for wonderful review, we will be sure to pass on your kind comments to all the management and staff in camp. The Mokoro is a great way to explore the Okavango Delta and the waters that surround our beautiful camp and...More

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Deb2803
Can you please tell whether there are hairdryers available in each room. Thank you I
10 December 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hello Deb2803, Thank you for your question, we do not have hairdryers in the rooms. this is due to the limited power supply - Jacana is powered by a combination of solar and generator power and therefore cannot power the... More
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"Our honeymoon suite was isolated and quiet. It's on one end and there aren't any other rooms on that..."
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"All the 'tents' are excellent."
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"This is a tented camp, so all of the rooms are similar, except"
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"The family tent is two double sized rooms with a large bathroom in-between."
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