Nestled in a Private concession on a lush palm island in the heart of the northern Okavango Delta, Shinde is an intimate, classic camp located on the edge of Shinde Lagoon, which teems with animal and birdlife. The camps unique main area comprises a multi-tiered dining room and lounge which is set under canvas below the shade of ebony and mangosteen trees.
Refurbished in 2015, Shinde Camp has enlarged the 8 safari guest tents to incorporate a spacious bathroom with a large walk in shower and luxurious fittings. The larger bedrooms are furnished in tasteful colour with wide sliding doors leading onto the extended front decks offering breath-taking views over the open floodplains or the mysterious waterways of the Delta.
Shinde Enclave is an exclusive ‘camp within a camp’, offering the ultimate in personal service and wilderness experience. With a private dining and lounge area, it is the perfect retreat after a day’s activities. Guests are offered the services of a private chef, waiter and housekeeper as well as their own professional guide and game drive vehicle. Shinde Enclave consists of 3 classic safari tents, which form part of the total accommodation at Shinde Camp.
Courtesy of its location Shinde can offer both water and land activities year round. Motorboats or Mokoro provide a chance to experience the incredible bird, plant and reptile species found in the aquatic habitat of the Okavango Delta. Game drives are conducted by a personal guide in comfortable, specially designed game drive vehicles.
For the more adventurous, guided walks are also available while fishing enthusiasts will enjoy fishing for a variety of species such as tilapia and tigerfish.
8 classic tents with a total of 16 beds Each tent is complete en-suite fixed shower and flush toilet Main camp with dining and lounge area, deck and fire pit overlooking floodplain, and swimming pool (shared with Shinde Enclave)
Shinde Enclave Camp:
Ideal for families or small groups seeking exclusivity 3 classic tents (forms part of the 8 tents within Shinde Camp); en-suite fixed showers and flush toilet Private guide and vehicle Private dining and lounge area overlooking floodplain, and swimming pool (shared with Shinde Camp) Shinde Enclave can be booked as the base for Young Explorers at additional rate.
The Camp offers Day & night game drives, guided walking, mokoro safaris, canoeing and fishing
Shinde Camp: min age 10yrs are welcome; Shinde Enclave: min age 7yrs are welcome