Jumbo Junction Camp

Jumbo Junction Camp

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#17 of 43 campsites in Okavango Delta
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Jumbo Junction Camp is a tented safari camp situated in the heart of a 100,000 hectare private concession, in the North East section of the Okavango Delta panhandle. We provide a pristine wilderness glamping experience, combined with exciting activities such as game drives, game walks, mokoro rides and sundowner boat trips.
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Free parking
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Free breakfast
Bar / lounge
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Outdoor fireplace
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Family rooms
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Ng12 Concession Gunotsoga Village, 1001 Botswana
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T N wrote a review Jan 2020
Naples, Italy
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We had amazing welcome song by the staff and the service was phenomenal. It was my birthday and the staff put a lot of attention to details, arranging the rooms and the birthday cake. It's truly a special place. The game drive was also very good, our guide Two boy was good fun and we saw lots of animals, a lot less touristy compare to other places. I thoroughly enjoy the mokoro too. A very memorable experience.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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carolhG2956CZ wrote a review Sept 2020
East London, South Africa
5.0 of 5 bubbles
my husband and i had a wonderful trip. we were taken by boat on a 1 and 1/2 hour trip form Guma lagoon to Seronga where we were met and drove 22 kms to the jumbo junction cape.
the staff were all extremely friendly and pleasant and the situation of the camp is wonderful, on the edge of the water
we took a two mokoro trips in the lagoon just close to the camp and walked on nearby islands
a highlight was the game drive. This involves a boat trip to a big island where we met a game drive vehicle
the game and birds were plentiful and the environment pristine
the food was excellent and made with great care
I highly recommend the camp
it is possible to reach jumbo junction by 4 x 4 vehicle from the ferry at Shakawe
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Date of stay: September 2020
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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Tyler B wrote a review Jun 2023
Villa Rica, Georgia
+1
5.0 of 5 bubbles
We had the great joy of staying two nights at Jumbo Junction. From the first moment we felt like we were with family. The guides EQ, Baruti and Monoso were terrific and so driven to help us see everything. We saw alot. Male Lion with his Buffalo kill, a leopard hunting (ambushing warthogs), zebra, giraffe, wildebeest, hyena with a warthog kill, hyena cubs, elephants, a honey badger and so much more. The mokoro ride was perfect. They poled us to a hippo pool and then a sundowner on a nearby island. I’ve done many mokoro rides and this was by far the best. Even if we hadn’t seen so many animals, just spending time with Herman and his family would have been enough. They were so accommodating and Herman went out of his way to have my wife’s lost luggage flown in from Maun. The location of Jumbo Junction is unique as the interaction with cattle, nearby villages and the wildlife is a much needed perspective.
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Date of stay: May 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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niel2023 wrote a review Apr 2023
Pretoria, South Africa
4.0 of 5 bubbles
We were there as guests of the owners, therefore no comment on the value of our stay.
Being on the edge of the Okavango floodplains., this is a very special location with the interesting interplay between communities and conservation - cattle grazing with zebras, lion chasing cattle, elephant grazing in between communities. Truly a wonderful experience!
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Date of stay: March 2023
4.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
4.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
4.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
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Trail22008731789 wrote a review Jun 2024
5.0 of 5 bubbles
I cant express my deepest gratitude for the incredible hospitality we received from Mr Herman and his entire Team here at @jumbojunctioncamp

From the moment we arrived until the moment we were about to depart , every member of his team made us feel extraordinarily welcome and comfortable.

I particularly want to commend @jumbojunctioncamp Family for the exceptional care and attention they gave to my toddlers . Traveling with such a large family can be challenging, but their team went above and beyond to ensure we all had a wonderful experience. The warm welcome, the thoughtful accommodations, and the personal touches throughout our stay were truly remarkable. They Taylor made our entire stay and planned our activities to our every request, prepared Halaal dining options as far as they could source and made an effort to maintain a high standard."♥️

My children felt safe and at~home with the incredible team’s kindness, patience, and professionalism. They even went the extra mile to babysit the toddlers and keep them busy while we were away on our equestrian ride ♥️

Nothing went unnoticed. You all truly made our stay memorable and allowed us to make the most spectacular and loving memories.. We feel incredibly sad to leave you all and wish we could stay longer and enjoy your company 💫

From the bottom of our hearts Thank you ♥️..
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Date of stay: May 2024
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled with family
Room Tip: Call before youl plan and Taylor make your trip
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Oli P wrote a review Nov 2021
5.0 of 5 bubbles
This is a hidden gem! just outside of Seronga, the camp offers a beautiful view over the Okavango flood plains. Sitting in the dining area you can watch a plethora of beautiful birds and the occasional hippo. I went for a float around in a mokoro (hollowed out tree boat)- this was a fantastic activity and gave great hippo viewings! The rooms are absolutely glorious, and fantastically serviced by the friendly staff. Henry, the camp manager, is a smiley and friendly face who does everything to make your stay as great as possible.
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Date of stay: November 2021
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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Christmastravellers wrote a review Oct 2023
Airdrie, Canada
5.0 of 5 bubbles
The staff were excellent, lovely lodge, excursions were very good. Welcome drink and cool towels were very welcoming. Because of the time of year (October) water levels very low, so all excursions were 1/2 hour drive in safari Jeep and a river crossing to reach excursion Jeep. Elephants galore, saw a leopard, lions, hippos, tons of birds. Only complaint was there was no netting on beds, bathrooms had slat flooring where bugs could easily access bedroom and did….food was like home cooking, very tasty! Pool was cool and very refreshing after a hot day on the trails!
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Date of stay: October 2023
3.0 of 5 bubblesValue
3.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
3.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
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Eric C wrote a review Aug 2022
5.0 of 5 bubbles
The 12 of us had a great time at Jumbo Junction. The mokoro safaris were unique! The tents were very comfortable and the food was very good. The guides, the trackers and the whole staff were really nice, knowledgeable and helpful. We really had an amazing experience. Much appreciated.
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Date of stay: August 2022
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
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emarocco wrote a review Aug 2020
Sezze, Italy
+1
5.0 of 5 bubbles
The owner organized a safari for us near his lodge. Great professionalism of the guides is a beautiful day spent in the bush !!!! The lodge is well organized and very pleasant, excellent service with great attention to customers. Thanks a lot !
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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501tg wrote a review Aug 2023
Pretoria, South Africa
4.0 of 5 bubbles
We had the privilege as four friends to spend very special quality time with Herman, Louise, their kids and staff members. It was a very blessed time and most definitely worth the trip. Everything they had us experience was a once in a lifetime special occasion. Our sincerest thanks and deepest prayers accompany Herman, Louise et al.
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Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Date of stay: July 2023
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
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Answer from Susan F
Pretoria, South Africa20 contributions
Hi there, Kate. We are at the top part of the Delta, or the "pan handle" as it's known. You can fly into us from Chobe, it takes approximately 1 hour and 20 mins. The airstrip you would fly into for us to collect you is called Kadizora airstrip. Take a look at our website for more info.
Trail22008731789 wrote a tip Jun 2024
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Call before youl plan and Taylor make your trip"
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Jackie L wrote a tip Nov 2019
Essex, United Kingdom3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"All chalets/tented lodges have a view of the Delta but the chalets are closer to the camp's facilities"
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nicky_24_11 wrote a tip Nov 2019
Guildford, United Kingdom5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"all rooms/lodges/tents had great views over the water"
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AndrewS wrote a tip Nov 2019
Northampton, Massachusetts4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"All rooms are stunning and private"
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juliacI8612SP wrote a tip May 2019
Stellenbosch, South Africa4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Any room is a good room!"
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PRICE RANGE
₹79,673 - ₹1,08,569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
BotswanaNorth-West DistrictOkavango Delta
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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Frequently Asked Questions about Jumbo Junction Camp
What are some of the property amenities at Jumbo Junction Camp?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Jumbo Junction Camp?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Jumbo Junction Camp?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Jumbo Junction Camp?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Jumbo Junction Camp have airport transportation?
Yes, Jumbo Junction Camp offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
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