Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is located on Chief's Island. This is in the Mombo Concession of the Moremi Game Reserve. This area is known as the "Predator Capital of Africa" and is ideal for game viewing. The seasonal water of the delta ensures that the area in front of the camp is always changing. It moves from a dry flood plain teeming with wildlife to a lush and tranquil lagoon.
This luxury accommodation camp in Botswana is named after Chief Moremi. Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is located in the world-renowned Moremi Game Reserve. The luxurious camp is ideal for an exciting African safari tour. This is due to the vast numbers of animals that congregate all year round. Chief’s Island is one of the many islands created by the seasonal flood waters of the Okavango Delta. It is well-known for the finest game viewing in Southern Africa. Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is known for the finest cuisine and wines. The camp is also consistently rated as one of the top safari camps in Botswana. This is by Condé Nast and Travel & Leisure.
Accommodation at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp
This award-winning Botwana safari camp re-opened on 1st June 2016. This is after an extensive rebuild and redesign. The 10 bush pavilions and luxury suite are some of the largest in the area (141 - 620 m2). Each feature a private dining area, a tranquil outside seating area and a terrace pool. All perfect for absorbing the surrounding plains and majestic African skies.
Sanctuary Chief’s Camp has sophisticated accommodation. It comes with natural hues and materials. These complements the charismatic scenery and the first-class dining and wines. It has earned rankings among the world’s top safari destinations. This is from arbiters such as Condé Nast Traveler and Travel & Leisure.
NEW Luxury Bush Pavilions
They are pacious and breezy, at 1,500 ft2 (140m2). The 10 stylish bush pavilions are some of the region’s largest places to spend the night. Modern enhancements include air-conditioning above the bed. There are traditional fans, are among the cut-above amenities.
The bathrooms have floor-to-ceiling windows and folding glass doors. The door leads to outdoor showers and generous tubs are perfect for long, indulgent soaks. In the mood to dine alone together?
Relax on your covered deck and look out for elephants and giraffes. There re buffalo and other wildlife as you enjoy the Camp’s excellent cuisine and wines.
New Geoffrey Kent Suite
This is utmost privacy and superlative comfort are assured from this 6,673 ft2 (620m2) suite. The suite sleeps up to six – with each guest treated like royalty, but with discretion. Its named after the explorer Geoffrey Kent. It is inspired by this award-winning photographer and polo-playing philanthropist’s intrepid travels. You can expect great interiors as well as a kitchen, indoor lounge, private boma. The boma means a ‘safe enclosure’ and you have secluded deck areas. Included in the perks of this luxurious suite is superb service. This includes your own vehicle and a dedicated guide. You have a personal chef, waiter and a housekeeper.
Dining at Chief's Camp
Sanctuary Chief's Camp prides itself on its personalized service. This includes your culinary preferences and needs. All meals are well prepared - in the middle of the African bush.
Private dining is available for guests on their covered deck. Here elephants, giraffes, buffalo and other wildlife can be seen. The dining area has been extended and improved, and a brand-new pizza deck with pizza oven has been added.
Prepare your morning coffee from the comfort of your suite. you will enjoy a Nespresso coffee station in every room. The rich aroma combines well with the excitement of what sightings the African bush. This offer today is enough to get anyone up and about. Before leaving for your morning game enjoy a full English and continental breakfast. Upon your return to camp, lunch is served under the trees out on the deck of the main area.
The menu includes a selection of meat and vegetarian dishes. There are salads and freshly baked breads - all made here in the middle of the bush. Should you still feel hungry throughout the day, a snack menu is available all day. There is the option to order food straight to your suite. Enjoy a delicious cup of coffee or a refreshing ice tea later. This is before setting off for your afternoon game viewing activity.
SPECIAL SUNDOWERS AND PRIVATE DINNERS
Your afternoon game drive ends with classic sundowner cocktails and canapés. This will be at a specially selected spot. There are few things as spectacular as the sight of an African sunset. This is true especially if you are also lucky enough to hear the call of a fish eagle, yet another day comes to an end. Return to the camp for pre-dinner drinks around the boma area. Enjoy the drink while you discuss the sightings of the day with friends and family. Celebrating a special occasion? We can arrange a romantic private dinner on your suite deck or by the pool area.
Dinner might include a choice of starters. They include cream of butternut soup with mixed crushed nuts. You may want to enjoy deep fried camembert with spiced strawberry dressing. This is followed by a choice of mains such as grilled impala with port and chocolate sauce. It is on roast sweet potato or pan fried kingklip with shrimp sauce on braised rice. How could anyone resist passion fruit and lemon pudding for dessert? or you would prefer a fruit or cheese platter?
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Sanctuary Chief’s Camp booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Sanctuary Chief’s Camp is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Sanctuary Chief’s Camp. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express