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Wilderness Safaris DumaTau Camp

Botswana, Linyanti Reserve, Botswana
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned 1 week ago from an 11 day safari in Botswana. Our safari was arranged by The Africa Adventure Company & we stayed at 3 camps operated by Wilderness Safaris; Duma Tau, Qorokwe and Little Vumbura. Duma Tau was the 2nd camp that we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris DumaTau CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Watchful26 for your amazing review, we will be sure to share your kind words with all the staff in camp as well as Alison and her team at AAC. DumaTau is located close to the source of the Savute Channel, with access to...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This was the 10th camp for us. And one of the best. Camp sits on a big lagoon (really a lake). Very pretty setting. Three times we saw elephants swim with babies the 600 yards or so across the lagoon - a real thrill. The...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris DumaTau CampResponded 9 October 2018

Dear BunkyVA, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are thrilled to read your wonderful memories of your journey with us. It is really something quite special to watch the beautiful elephants swim - they really have great fun bobbing in the water. Bush regards...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We were apprehensive on our drive from the airstrip as everything was so dry and we passed very little game in the scrubby mopane . However our breath was taken away as we entered the lodge and saw the magnificent lagoon right in front of...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris DumaTau CampResponded 9 October 2018

Dear Gill, Thank you for your beautiful review and kind words for BK, Annerie, Johan and all the great staff in camp. We are glad to see how many wonderful birds BK showed you along the Lagoon - the Owlets are really quite a treat....More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

This was our first visit to Botswana, and the camp was great, highlighted by one of the best guides we had during our month Africa visit - Mocks was great - he was fun, personable, and knowledgeable. That friendliness extended to the entire staff -...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris DumaTau CampResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you sellrd for the fabulous review, we are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had such a great time with the wonderful Mocks. We will be sure to share your kind words with all our staff...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

We’ve just returned from our second safari, and Duma Tau was the fourth and last location we visited. There are many well-deserved glowing reviews on TA; our experience was similar with one or two exceptions. First, the setting along the Savute channel in the Linyati...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris DumaTau CampResponded 27 September 2018

Dear washington_wahine, Thank you for your picturesque review, we are glad to see your experience lived up to your expectations and that you were able to work things out with your guide. While the emphasis of a Botswana safari is often on large mammals –...More

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coyotetraveler
5 May 2017|
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Response from Wilderness_Safaris | Property representative |
Dear Coyotetraveler, We look forward to welcoming you into our camp in June. As your visit is in the middle of winter here in the Southern Hemisphere, temperatures do vary from low to high. Our best suggestion is to pack... More
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deolesh
25 April 2015|
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Dear traveler, firstly you will love Chitabe and Duma Tau. The morning game drives do leave early in the morning. Please keep in mind October is getting pretty warm, so the early mornings and late evening are the best time... More
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"Tents located closer to the dining and common facilities might be a bit more convenient."
Watchful26
3 weeks ago
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"We had room 4 nearest main lodge . No 10 is quite a long walk esp in the heat , but is nearest the..."
216gillj
4 Oct 2018
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"we stayed in number 10 which was 1/4 of a mile from main camp. We didn't mind but some might."
Voyager428763
14 Sep 2018
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"Some of the rooms are a bit of a walk - request something close to lobby if you have trouble walking."
seans129
4 Sep 2018
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