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Chitabe Camp

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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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| bordering Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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All reviews game viewing safari experience wilderness safaris further north animal sightings knowledgeable staff great game delicious lunch pack of wild dogs finding animals colorful birds take pictures food were excellent kings pool termite mound game drives were amazing tall grass vervet monkeys different species painted dogs
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Our 3rd and final stop in the Okavango, Chitabe was remarkable for its varied scenery and wildlife. I lost track of the lion sightings, which included two males posing in the early morning light by a watering hole, a pride of females and several rambunctious...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Chitabe Camp

Dear LeftymartinMiles, Thank you so much for this fantastic feedback - not only about Chitabe but Botswana in general! The scenery is beautiful and the wildlife is amazing (all those lion sightings are a case in point), however, we would agree that it is the...More

Reviewed July 28, 2016

We spent 4 days at Chitabe Camp in mid-June....probably a day too many. The camp is lovely, although, we understand that it will be rebuilt within the next year. Our tent was wonderful. Very comfortable and private. Loved sitting on the deck. We found the...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Chitabe Camp

Dear Joefish925, Thank you for your great, although slightly mixed review. We are glad to see that overall you enjoyed your stay with us, we only wish it could have been perfect in every way. We will be sure to look into the concerns you...More

Reviewed July 24, 2016

This was a great place for animal sightings, we even saw a rhinoceros! Duke, our guide was great at ferreting out the animals. We were even able to see a pack of wild dogs running around us! Also rare is that we saw a male...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Chitabe Camp

Dear Runningtheglobe, Thank you for the wonderful feedback we are glad to see you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the time spent with Duke on your adventures. That is a very rare leopard sighting and hope you have some wonderful photos to...

Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The really strange thing about safari, is that it's not just 1 thing that makes a good safari experience. It's a number of things; the lodge, the sightings, the fun you have in the jeep, the vibe in camp. Here just felt fabulous. We had...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Chitabe Camp

Dear Coffee&applepie, Thank you for your brilliant review, we are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your time with MD and look forward to sharing your kind words with him. We hope you got some wonderful photos of your many sightings especially the always...

Reviewed June 26, 2016

This is an amazing camp and experience. From our arrival at Maun, greeted by Wildersness staff, to our short flight into the airstrip near Chitabe. We were greeted by our ranger/driver who's name is O.D., he kindly requested that we do not immediately go to...More

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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Chitabe Camp

Dear Pshah99, Thank you for your fabulous review, we are thrilled to hear what a wonderful stay you had with us as well as your time spent on your adventures with O.D. Sounds like you had some amazing sightings, sadly those frisky wild dogs were...More

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mntnrun
I heard from trip advisor reviewers that Chitabe will be remodeled next year? If so, when will it be started and finished?
September 17, 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Dear Mntnrun, Thank you for your question has been moved to start in 2018 (6 January 2018 to 30 April 2018). reopening to full capacity May 2018. We have made provisions to increase the numbers at Chitabe Lediba over the... More
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KP8
Hi there, If you can only combine two camps would you do either: Little Vumbura + Duma Tau or Little Vumbura + Chitabe? Would Chitabe provide best wildlife and balance to water camp or are Little V and Duma Tau an ultimate combination? Cheers - Kate
March 9, 2016|
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I have not been to Dumas Tau but I Was boh in Chitabe and Little Vumbura. While Chitabe is fantastic under every aspect Little Vumbura si not worth while. The camp is very old, not so beautiful, tents rather small not so... More
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1wanaka
We are excited to be staying at several Wilderness Safari camps soon. We are always aware of the amount of cash we carry internationally. Is it appropriate and acceptable to pay tips or any other additional expenses via credit card? Thank you
February 20, 2016|
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"Wilderness Safari Camps highly recommended"
MNBadger, 12 days agoRead review
"The curio shop has a wonderful selection of souvenirs!"
AnnaandPeterK3D, 1 month agoRead review
"All 8 rooms are amazing. Room 4 and 5 are closest to the main area."
bronschwik, 1 month agoRead review
"All the rooms were great (we were a group of 7 occupying 4 rooms). View from all was the same."
Tom A, 2 months agoRead review
"All the tents are luxurious with full bathrooms ensuite and indoor and outdoor showers."
Traveller37_13, 4 months agoRead review
"You are assigned a luxury tent :) This is not a hotel, but a wonderfully luxurious tented camp."
GwensGramma, 6 months agoRead review
"Great tented camp"
stanleycamp, 6 months agoRead review
"if you want more of a wildlife experience try and get one of the tents at the end of the camp...tends to have..."
rRobJ, 6 months agoRead review
"All the rooms are quite separate with their own view, so all have a uniqueness about them"
tracey794, 7 months agoRead review
"I think any room would be fine but request close to reception if less mobile."
KP8, 7 months agoRead review
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