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Wilderness Safaris Xigera Camp

Paradise Island | Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Botswana
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

3 amazing days and nights at this superb camp that we understand is now closed down for a rebuild - we loved it - great guiding from Solo and great service from all the staff - food and drink was first class and our tent...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jane W
Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Xigera CampResponded September 27, 2018

Dear Jane, Thank you for your wonderful review, we will be sure to pass along your kind words to Solo and all the great Wilderness Staff. You are correct that the camp is currently closed and undergoing some very exciting rebuilds which we hope to...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Your experience Starts in Maun in the reception of Wilderness. You get the out of africa feeling. The you fly to Xigera over the Delta seeing elephants, giraffe etc. arriving in Xigera the bring you by boat to the lodge. Staff, Lodge, food, rooms everything...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Xigera CampResponded September 10, 2018

Dear Margonda, Thank you for the beautiful review, Xigera (pronounced Keejera) lies on the aptly named Paradise Island, surrounded by deep channels and lush vegetation within a remote area of the productive Moremi Game Reserve. For much of the year this magnificent area epitomises the...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018

Xigera provided us with the quintessential Okavango Delta experience. We glided along at water level in a mokoro stopping to examine miniature frogs and delicate flowers. We saw one of the "elusive" sitatunga antelopes and watched a territorial battle between a fish eagle and a...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Xigera CampResponded September 7, 2018

Dear WJCal, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed the waterways around Xigera. Xigera is a true water camp: This is the land of the sitatunga antelope and Pel's fishing-owl. Waterbirds are seen in large numbers including...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018

I loved this camp! Besides all the normal things you'd expect someone to rave about (location, room quality, exceptional wildlife viewing).... The thing I will remember most about this camp (other than the lions fighting IN the camp), is the manager, Quest. Out of all...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Xigera CampResponded August 6, 2018

Dear Carmensol, Thank you for your beautiful words about our fabulous Quest. We cannot wait to share your words with him and hope you will visit us again soon. Bush regards Wilderness Safaris

Reviewed July 22, 2018

From the moment we arrived and were greeted by singing staff, this place was extremely special! The staff is particularly warm and friendly, kudos especially to Obe, and our outstanding guide, Lesh. The island habitat is just beautiful and our tents overlooked a huge plain...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Wilderness Safaris Xigera CampResponded July 27, 2018

Dear sjhaus, You are most welcome! Xigera is a very special place and we are delighted that you had such a fantastic time with Lesh, Obe and team. You certainly had some incredible sightings during your stay here – especially with the lion. Thank you...More

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estevan111
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you for checking in with us but at this time, we do not have a confirmed opening date. Hopefully it will be the latter half of 2019 but we will probably only be able to confirm that early in 2019. Kind... More
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May 1, 2018|
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris | Property representative |
Hello Michael, Thank you for writing to us we look forward to welcoming you to Xigera. Unfortunately we cannot say why there have been no reviews since last year - yes it is rather odd but we can con firm everything in... More
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I have just submitted a review - we were there at the end of August and loved it x
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"Tents 1, 2 & 3 face the an open plain that was full of animals in the morning and Tent 3 which had..."
sjhaus
Jul 22, 2018
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"All rooms are amazing!"
Nashf19
May 2, 2018
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"All rooms have great views of the animals so any you choose is a great option"
KefhilweM
Nov 18, 2016
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"Rooms had electricity 24 hours due to solar panels. So no worries about charging any batteries over night."
JulieC126
Jun 1, 2016
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BotswanaNorth-West DistrictOkavango Delta
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