Sanctuary Stanley's Camp

Set in an amphitheatre of ebony and sausage trees on the southern tip of Chief's Island, Stanley's Camp borders the southern section of the Moremi Game Reserve. This private concession is located by definition in seasonal delta. The floodwaters arrive around June, although there is often navigable water all year round due to the presence of the Boro River. The area is home to a wide variety of big game including elephant, giraffe, hippo, lion, leopard, cheetah and wild dog, as well as one of the largest buffalo populations in the Okavango Delta.

SR002088 SR002080 SR002083

The camp consists of 8 classic safari tents on raised wooden decking, each individually designed and with expansive views over the surrounding floodplains. Each room offers en-suite facilities, a private deck and ceiling fan and is furnished with African antiques the that exude a classic and understated elegance that harks back to the explorers of the 19th century.

The main area consists of a lounge and dining area with incredible views over the floodplains. There is also a bar, a small library and curio shop. After a hot day of game viewing the swimming pool provides a welcoming relief as well as a further opportunity for game viewing across the plains.

Getting There

The camp is accessible by air from Maun (15 minutes) and Kasane (1 hour 30 minutes). The drive to the camp from the airstrip is approximately 20 minutes.

Activities

Game drives (including night drives), walking safaris, mokoro excursions, seasonal water lunches and private candlelit dinners. The unique and educational elephant interaction is also available (additional cost).

Sanctuary Stanley's Camp Video

Read what our previous clients thought of Sanctuary Stanley's Camp

Holiday to

Gina & Jason Smith

Again it was very beautiful out back. But the tents are pretty worn down. The game viewing was terrible, we hardly saw anything. We spoke to some people who stayed at different camps in the delta and they saw tons of stuff, one of the camps being sanctuary chief's camp. Again the people were very nice and accommodating but not enough to cover up how disappointing…

17/08/2017 Read full trip review

Holiday to

Anonymous

Fabulous camp!! Very up to date with facilities & fab staff & guides!! Amazing food & service. Loved it!!

06/08/2016 Read full trip review

Selected itineraries

Our favourite itineraries that visit Sanctuary Stanley's Camp

Show more itineraries