On a private concession island in the northern Okavango Delta, you will find Shinde nestled amongst the palms. A classic and intimate camp, it is located on the edge of the Shinde Lagoon which is abundant with animals and fabulous birdlife. The newly refurbished camp’s unique main area is set under the shade of ebony and mangosteen trees and is made up of a stunning multi-tiered dining room and lounge. Shinde also boasts its very own exclusive ‘camp within the camp’ – Shinde Enclave. It offers just 3 exclusive safari tents to a group of friends or family, with a private dining and lounge area, it is the perfect retreat after a day’s activities. This intimate hideaway also offers guests the services of a private chef, waiter and housekeeper as well as their own professional guide and game drive vehicle.
Please note: Shinde will be closed March 2020 for rebuild.
Okavango Delta, Botswana
Shinde: 8x classic safari tents. Shinde Enclave: x3 classic safari tents
Location and activities
Shinde: Yes. Min age: 10 yrs. Shinde Enclave: Yes. Min age 7 yrs
1 Mar – 5 Jan
No but internet access on their office computer
The Okavango Delta is the only inland delta of its kind and a unique oasis of life in the centre of the arid Kalahari Desert in Botswana. On a private concession in the Okavango Delta, this island-based camp offers spectacular views across the Shinde Lagoon and the swathes of papyrus reeds, and its location means a variety of exciting activities are on your doorstep.
Both properties offer land and water activities year-round; the different activities allow you to cover all the bases and see a variety of animals, birds, plants and reptiles in their individual habitats. Whether you’re on a game drive, a walking safari, on the motorboat, fishing or on the traditional Mokoro, there is always something to entertain you at Shinde so try to give each one a go to make the most of your Okavango experience.
With only 8 tents (max 16 guests) at Shinde, and 3 tents (max 6 guests), it means that, along with the attentive staff, your needs are well catered for. Take some time out of your day to enjoy the peace and quiet the African wilderness offers and take a cooling dip in the pool after your morning activity.
*Office hours: Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM (GMT+1)
FOR SATURDAY ENQUIRIES PLEASE CALL OUR SALES AND RESERVATIONS TEAM ON ONE OF THE BELOW NUMBERS;