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Makgadikgadi Pans National Park, Botswana
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Overview
Makgadikgadi Pans National Park Botswana See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Free Wifi
Free Parking
4.5 Star accommodation
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San Camp, deep in the Kalahari, is one of the most romantic and intimate camps in Africa. Completely rebuilt in 2011, the camp's classic six white tents stand majestically on the edge of the endless ...More Makgadikgadi Salt Pans - each sheltered by a cluster of desert palms. The central dining tent houses a small library and natural history museum filled with fascinating artefacts from the area. There is also a yoga and meditation tent for Guests wanting to enjoy the space and serenity of the area. San Camp operates during the dry season, from 16th April to 15th October. Activities on offer at San Camp include: interacting with incredibly friendly habituated meerkats, walking with Bushmen Guides, game drives to experience unique desert wildlife, Chapman's Baobab - one of the oldest and biggest trees in Africa, bird watching, night drives and quad biking across the lunar expanse of the pans Less
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel class
Number of rooms
6
Location
Botswana > Central District > Makgadikgadi Pans National Park
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

San Camp was extremely beautiful and very unique with the white tents sitting on the edge of the Salt Pans. We were given a warm welcome by Alejandra, the manager and her gorgeous team, who were a joy throughout our stay...Our guide, Livius, was exceptional...More

2  Thank 90rebecca
Response from NS-Marketing, Public Relations Manager at San CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Seeing the Makgadikgadi from horseback is certainly very special, and as you discovered, there are plenty of animals to see along the way! We...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at San Camp. The staff did everything to make us happy, especially the manager Alejandra and our guide Labs. They tended to our every request and made our stay extremely enjoyable. As an added bonus the the...More

1  Thank mcgoobs
Response from NS-Marketing, Public Relations Manager at San CampResponded 19 June 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to leave us this lovely review, we really do appreciate it. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us at San, and we hope to welcome you back into camp soon. Kind regards, Pru...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018

I booked a very last minute trip to Botswana and was originally booked into Camp Kalahari. Due to reasons won't go into, I got re-booked into Jack's Camp, then finally settled into San Camp. I have to tell you, I am so happy that all...More

Thank susanan113
Response from NS-Marketing, Public Relations Manager at San CampResponded 19 June 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review, we really do appreciate it. It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay at San Camp and we'd love to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Pru - San Camp marketing team

Reviewed 12 May 2018

Coming from the Okavango Delta, this was a completely different experience. We loved the Meerkats and were especially pleased with the very farm and family like reception we received from the camp management and staff. This was unlike any other camp / lodge we had...More

1  Thank Kaichen88
Response from NS-Marketing, Public Relations Manager at San CampResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back into camp soon. Kind regards, Pru - San Camp marketing team

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This was our final of 4 camps on our Africa Safari adventure and another great recommendation from Africa Travel Resource. Alejandra(camp manager) and Harold(guide) were great hosts and it seemed like we got the VIP treatment. However we were the only ones in camp for...More

3  Thank Sam M
Response from NS-Marketing, Public Relations Manager at San CampResponded 12 October 2017

Dear Sam, many thanks for taking the time to leave this super review. It's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your time at San Camp. The camp and the area around is a sanctuary that can't quite be described. It's best to experience it for...More

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tdp850
26 May 2016|
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Response from UnchartedAfricaGRM | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in my reply. You can contact our reservation office. It's based in Johannesburg. You can check availability online on our website. Uncharted Africa Safari co (sorry I can't send the link cause... More
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"Our room was amazing, but quite a walk from the main eating/sitting areas. So not good for those with..."
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"We were in tent 5 with open sweeping view of Salt Pan"
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"Of the 6 tents, only a couple of them have Queen sized beds - otherwise it's twins. If this is a problem..."
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"Luxury tent camping in the Pan. If they offer an overnight in the wild,seize it. Sleeping under the stars..."
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