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Jao Camp

Moremi Game Reserve Border, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
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04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a visually stunning camp, great experiences and amazing water safaris. This was a bit of a lowlight in our trip given the lukewarm service, the weird layout of the rooms (very big but bad utilization of space) and the mediocre borderline bad food....More

Thank Georg H
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Georg, Thank you for your review, we are glad to see you enjoyed your overall stay with us even though you experienced some hiccups. We are glad to report that since your visit in July 2016 we have undergone many great changes and advances...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were spoilt t o spend one Jam Camp this december during our trip to Botswana. What a fabulous luxurious camp, absolutely mind blowing. I almost cannot imagine that this camp needs to be revamped...but would love to see it after it's renovations! The setting...More

Thank Ischen S
Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Jao CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ischen, High praise indeed – thank you so much for your lovely comments! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Jao, and it ticked all the boxes for you. After an unusually dry spell in this part of the world, it’s wonderful...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Jao is a very luxurious camp. The decoration is incredible and the tents magnificent. The view from the rooms are stunning. The game viewing was disappointing as there was not much game to see around. We have been able to go to another concession for...More

2  Thank Richard P
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Richard, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are delighted to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Wildlife viewing throughout the Jao concession is good all year round, but each season has its own nuance and special charm – there simply...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

The main area has the feel of a very big tree house, there are all kinds of intresting nooks and cranies that would make a kid feel like they are in a scene from the 'Jungle book' - All amenities are built with adults in...More

Thank Eveready930
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 12 October 2017

Dear Eveready930, Thank you for the amazing review, we love your description of the main area and glad to see how much you enjoyed it. We will be sure to share your kind words with all our staff and hope you will visit us again...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This was the third camp we stayed in on our journey through Botswana. It was probably number one on our list among kings pool and Duba plains, both of which were amazing. First the food at jao is truly amazing. From the abundant flavors to...More

3  Thank Mng89
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Jao CampResponded 17 August 2017

Dear Mng89, Thank you for the great review, we are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed your stay with us and will be sure to pass on your high praises to all our hard workers in the kitchen. Fishing is great this time of...More

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  • Pool
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  • 9
  • Location
  • Botswana >
  • North-West District >
  • Okavango Delta >
  • Moremi Game Reserve
  • Also Known As
  • Jao Camp Hotel Okavango Delta
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Traveller (138)
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15 December 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hi there, The activities on offer from Jao camp form part of the overall stay at the camp, where accommodation, meals, local drinks and twice daily scheduled camp activities are included in the nightly rate. These... More
28 September 2016|
Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hello Janine, Could we please ask you to contact our enquiries department who is best suited to assist you with availability. There is a direct link from the Wilderness Safaris website alternatively you can email enquiry... More
Fiona H
9 January 2015|
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
Room Tips
"The smaller the room number the further away from the main area you will be."
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"All rooms have river / swamp views. I think rooms 7, 8 or 9 would be my favourite"
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"All rooms are equally exceptional incl bed, lounge, bathroom/vanity, tub, in/out shower, a large outdoor deck..."
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"No bad rooms."
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