Stanley’s Camp

Stanley’s Camp is situated in a 260,000 acre private concession, bordering the southern section of the famous Moremi Game Reserve. Thus affording guests absolute exclusivity. Stanley’s Camp overlooks the Boro River and the area is home to a wide variety of big game including elephant, buffalo, giraffe, hippo, lion, leopard, cheetah and wild dog.

Guest accommodation consists of 8 classic styled luxury safari tents. The delicately appointed tents exude classic Africa; handcrafted beds dressed with the finest linen, antique furniture individually selected and oriental carpets that transport you to early 19th century Africa. Each unit offers en-suite facilities and a private balcony. Hammocks and Morris chairs on the balcony are perfect for relaxation in the African sunshine. The main building which has just been completely refurbished, is raised on decking and offers extensive views over the surrounding floodplain’s. Stanley’s Cape is carefully blended into the existing tree line, its main support being a large sausage tree.

There is a dedicated bar area, new library area and curio shop area, with shelving and display areas within the main area. There is an area where guests are able to access the internet on the camp’s laptop or wireless connectivity for guests to make use of with their own laptops in the main area.

Stanley’s Camp offers some of the best game viewing in the Okavango, including the rare and elusive wild dog. The unique and educational experience with a group of semi- habituated African elephants is available at Stanley’s. Spend a day walking with the elephants and observing them up close in their natural environment. Other activities available at Stanley’s Camp include serene mokoro canoe excursions (Subject to water levels – usually only available May – October), exclusive bush dinners, and game drives in customized, open 4 x 4 vehicles – including the rare opportunity of night drives. Due to the fact that Stanley’s Camp is in a private concession, guests also have the exclusive option of walking safaris with a professional guide.

Quick Facts

  • A small luxury camp
  • 8 classically styled safari tents, cooled by ceiling fans
  • Private en-suite facilities
  • Gourmet cuisine & vintage wines
  • Expansive views over the surrounding floodplain
  • Swimming pool
  • Mokoro (dug-out canoe) excursions (subject to water levels)
  • Day game drives in open 4 X 4 vehicles
  • Night game drives in open 4 X 4 vehicles
  • Walking safaris with an armed professional guide
  • Elephant interaction (additional cost)