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    Great Plains Conservation Zarafa Camp

    Selinda Reserve | Selinda Reserve, Botswana
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    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    The dream started when we arrived to the camp by helicopter after having flown over the Delta from Duba Plains. Complete flexibility (we have always had our private vehicle) was a signature during the entire stay and we have always felt free to design our...More

    5  Thank Diego S
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, General Manager at Great Plains Conservation Zarafa CampResponded 10 June 2017

    Hi Diego, Dumela! Thank you for taking the time to write such an extensive, in depth review of Zarafa. We are so pleased that you had such a wonderful time during your special visit. Everyone here agrees that Isaac is a truly incredible guide; wise,...More

    Reviewed 14 December 2016

    Our tent was complete with a plunge pool, refrigerator, copper bath tub and indoor and outdoor showers. The staff was very courteous, friendly and helpful. The game viewing was excellent. The food was excellent. Massage (excellent!) is available. Our guide, Isaac, is a phenomenal tracker.More

    1  Thank safarGene
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Zarafa CampResponded 16 January 2017

    Dumela! from the Zarafa team. Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Zarafa. We are delighted that you found the food, massages and game viewing to be excellent. Isaac sends his regards. He loves the challenge of tracking our more...More

    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    This was our second visit to this more then beautiful lodge. The camp only has 4 very very big tents and is decorated in the classic-colonail- safari Africa style. The service is great and the food outstanding. I was looking forward for sundowners on their...More

    2  Thank amigo42
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, Manager at Great Plains Conservation Zarafa CampResponded 16 January 2017

    Thank you very much for sharing your experiences of your return visit to Zarafa - it was wonderful to welcome you back to our special corner of Africa. We have passed on your lovely compliments about the service and food to our team - they...More

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    Truly a magical place in the Okavango Delta. With friends (all seasoned safari travelers) fantastic game drives with our experienced ranger Lets. Very adequate and pleasant company in a close group of friends. The lodge is fantastic situated. A main building with separat four tents....More

    1  Thank BalouIvy
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, General Manager at Great Plains Conservation Zarafa CampResponded 21 November 2016

    Dear Mirjam Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experience at Zarafa. We truly appreciate the feedback. I will be sure to pass your comments onto the whole team at Zarafa especially Lets. We thoroughly enjoyed hosting your group of...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

    What I love the most about Zarafa other than the excellent animal viewing is the fact that there are only four tents in the Main Camp so that means a total possibly of 8 people there. The staff far out numbers the guests.. and they...More

    1  Thank nyani46
    Response from GreatPlainsConserve, General Manager at Great Plains Conservation Zarafa CampResponded 4 November 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We truly aprreciate it and loved hosting you at Zarafa. I will pass the compliments onto our chef and all other departments. We hope that we will have the honour of hosting you...More

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    Response from kakeeter | Reviewed this property |
    We were at Zarafe on December 3 and 4, 2015. The very large tent cabins were never hot. There was a small pool on the deck of our tent/ cabin. This was the best place we have stayed in all of our African travels in the last... More
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    Response from FlaviaPacheco | Reviewed this property |
    No wifi at all, electricity in the room always, hairdryer not available at first in the room but their service is great and I bet if you ask the staff they will bring you one. Make sure to do it during the day because I only... More
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    "Each room is large and well situated with animals passing nearby for viewing."
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    "We prefer room 1. Privacy and view of the lagoon but all 4 rooms are superb."
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    "Tent #6 provides an excellent view of the channel."
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