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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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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Spent a weekend in Jacana, and was rewarded with typical unsurpassed Botswana hospitality, and the unparalleled beauty and tranquility of the delta. This is a water camp on a small island, surrounded by delta paradise. Sitting down to breakfast looking out over the water and...More

Thank LeftymartinMiles
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jacana Tented Safari CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear LeftymartinMiles, We will be sure to share your beautiful words with Broken, Witness and all the great staff in camp. We are delighted to see how much you enjoyed our wonderful water wonderland with us and hope you will visit us again soon. Thank...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Jacana Tented Camp was the only wet camp on our recent trip and we thoroughly enjoyed the different experience. Bee was an outstanding guide: knowledgeable, thoughtful, helpful and able to search out some wonderful wildlife. 22 hippos in one lagoon, and elephant standing in water...More

Thank digitl
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jacana Tented Safari CampResponded November 30, 2017

Dear digitl, Jacana Camp is set in the Jao Concession, a true wetland area, ideal for the rare sitatunga and abundant red lechwe, not to mention the always entertaining elephants. We are glad to see you enjoyed your time with Bee and will be sure...More

Reviewed October 4, 2017

Jacana camp has a picturesque setting overlooking the waters of the Delta.The birding at this camp was great and gives a different & complementary experience to the 'land' camps. The rooms are beautiful, and have a very tranquil feel to them. Would highly recommend the...More

Thank LRush88
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jacana Tented Safari CampResponded October 10, 2017

Dear LRush88, Thank you for your beautiful review, we are delighted to see how much you enjoyed your time with us and glad to see that our staff were able to live up to your expectations. We will be sure to pass on your praises...More

Reviewed July 30, 2017

This was our first camp ( out of four) that was stayed at in Botswana and Zimbabwe. We loved the tent. The staff was great. Jeff and Carla are terrific managers. The food was good. Our guide, Broken, was great. He worked really hard to...More

Thank redheadscuba
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jacana Tented Safari CampResponded August 3, 2017

Dear redheadscuba, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind words for Broken, Jeff, Carla and all the great staff in camp - we are glad to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us. We are delighted to see it was a worth...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017

Jacana was my second camp of four on this trip and my first experience of a "wet " style camp . What a great introduction to the Okovango flooded plains . Unforgettable . My guide was a veteran local , Bee . What great time...More

Thank 863johnn
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jacana Tented Safari CampResponded July 10, 2017

Dear John N, We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us in the Okavango Delta - the beauty of which is second to none. We will be sure to share your beautiful words with Bee, Jeff, Carla and the entire...More

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  • $737 - $1,099 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • 5
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  • Botswana >
  • North-West District >
  • Okavango Delta >
  • Moremi Game Reserve
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  • Jacana Tented Safari Camp Hotel Okavango Delta
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Deb2803
December 9, 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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