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Wilderness Safaris King's Pool Camp

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

As others have noted, this is a luxury camp, beautifully situated, and with good wildlife viewing. Our guide, MP, was great at tracking down game - especially the lions which we saw more than once - as well as explaining what we were seeing. Our...More

1  Thank WandereringWayfarers
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris King's Pool CampResponded 2 July 2018

Dear WandereringWayfarers, A luxurious and historic safari base in the middle of Africa’s highest density of elephants, Thank you for the amazing review, we are delighted to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will visit again soon. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, I cannot comment to much on the game viewing at Kings Pool as my husband was feeling quite unwell when we arrived and we were transferred out to hospital in Jo’burg the next morning. But but I do believe from the lion that was...More

Thank VickiB67
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris King's Pool CampResponded 18 June 2018

Dear Vicki, We hope Rob is now on the mend at that you are both happy and healthy at home. We will be sure to pass on all your beautiful words to our great team in camp as well as our wonderful After Hours Emergency...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

Great place to visit for luxury accommodation and great game viewing. Families welcome and the Bush buddy idea fanatastic! Thanks so much Lebo. Each room has its own plung pool. We saw lions and 11 wild dogs as the icing on the cake. River cruise...More

Thank Akblackbeard
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris King's Pool CampResponded 24 April 2018

Dear Akblackbeard, Wilderness Safaris Botswana’s complimentary Bush Buddy Programme is a fun and educational programme designed for our younger guests aged 6 to 12. Our Bush Buddies are key staff members who have been trained in childcare and educational aspects of looking after children in...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

The camp is in a really beautiful area. Here you will find more trees. I love how the landscapes in Botswana differ. Even though we went in a season we were least likely to see animals because the grasses are high - the greenery was...More

Thank Slinky-WP
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris King's Pool CampResponded 13 April 2018

Dear Slinky-WP, The Linyanti Wildlife Reserve has abundant wildlife in a wide variety of species, but is most noted for its very large elephant population which can reach enormous densities during the dry winter months. We are glad to have been able to share this...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

This has now become my favorite Safari camp. Our guide Nd has been there for 7 years so knew all the secrets of the Linyati. The river with Namibia provide a beautiful setting and the rooms are lovely. Tsepho and his staff provide excellent service...More

Thank kqbj
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris King's Pool CampResponded 19 December 2017

Dear kqbj, The Linyanti is a wonderful addition to an Okavango itinerary offering you all the wonder of Botswana. We are delighted to have been able to share this wonderful experience with you and will be sure to share your kind words with Nd, Tshepo...More

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USN_Mike
11 April 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Thank you Mike for your question, as has already been mentioned Kings Pool does not have Wi-Fi access (in either the tents or the main areas. As part of Wilderness Safari's Disconnect to Reconnect initiative launched late... More
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KymDawn
7 July 2015|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Dear Kym, Thank you for contacting us regarding this, it is a common question and sadly a very common problem. In short, you are 100% correct, the restrictions are: 44 lbs (20 kgs), Only soft bags will be accepted - no... More
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Fiona H
9 January 2015|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hello Dave and Fiona, You will love Africa no matter when you come, however the best way to make a decision would be to tell your Travel Agent what you are most interested in seeing - birds, predators - what type of safari... More
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"All good and very private."
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"Room number 1 is excellent as are 3 and 4."
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"All rooms had excellent views of the oxbow lake pool immediately beside the lodge. But, Some people were..."
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