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Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp
Duke’s Camp

Duke’s Camp: Information from the owner

General information

Type
Campsite
No. of rooms
8
Check-in time
14h00
Check-out time
10h00

About this information

All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.

For Expert Africa's view, see our own full report on Duke’s Camp, which contains our own observations and views.


Last updated by Owner
13 Nov 2023
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Facilities at Duke’s Camp

Property facilities
Battery Charging Facilities, Communal Dining, Eco Friendly, Internet Access (Complimentary), Laundry Service (Complimentary), Pool, Private Vehicle Available
Room facilities
Balcony / Deck, Electrical Outlets, En-Suite, Fan, Laundry Service (Complimentary), Mosquito Nets, Outside Shower, Shower
Activities on site
Bird Watching, Boating, Catch-and-release Fishing, Fishing, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Helicopter Scenic Flights, High Tea, Mokoro Excursion, Safaris, Sleep Outs
Nearby activities
Cultural Tours, Helicopter Scenic Flights
Languages
English

Room types at Duke’s Camp

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Double Tent

Taking their cue from the style and panache of the original Jack’s Camp, the guest tents at Duke’s Camp revel in the much-loved vintage safari aesthetic of plush fabrics, Persian rugs and hand-carved four-poster beds. Think mahogany sideboards filled with African memorabilia; richly-patterned kilims atop wooden floors and a butler tray decked with a steaming pot of filter coffee come morning. It’s a seamless blend of yesteryear charm, safari savoir-faire and deep respect for the surrounding natural ecosystems.

Each tent offers a spacious en-suite bathroom, bedecked with brass fittings and bespoke amenities, as well as a private viewing deck. Here leather campaign chairs offer a space for quiet reflection on your time in the wilderness, and the opportunity for spontaneous game sightings. Herds of elephant and red lechwe are common here, and moments spent in quiet observation rarely go unrewarded.

Please note that the beds can not be converted into 2 x twin beds

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Family Tent

Taking their cue from the style and panache of the original Jack’s Camp, the guest tents at Duke’s Camp revel in the much-loved vintage safari aesthetic of plush fabrics, Persian rugs and hand-carved four-poster beds. Think mahogany sideboards filled with African memorabilia; richly-patterned kilims atop wooden floors and a butler tray decked with a steaming pot of filter coffee come morning. It’s a seamless blend of yesteryear charm, safari savoir-faire and deep respect for the surrounding natural ecosystems.

The family tent offers a spacious bedecked with brass fittings and bespoke amenities, as well as a private viewing deck. Here leather campaign chairs offer a space for quiet reflection on your time in the wilderness, and the opportunity for spontaneous game sightings. Herds of elephant and red lechwe are common here, and moments spent in quiet observation rarely go unrewarded

The family tent comprises of two tents with a common lounge area dividing the two tents. The family tent has a king size bed on the parents’ side and two queen size beds on the children’s side. Each side has an en-suite bathroom.

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Twin Tent

Taking their cue from the style and panache of the original Jack’s Camp, the guest tents at Duke’s Camp revel in the much-loved vintage safari aesthetic of plush fabrics, Persian rugs and hand-carved four-poster beds. Think mahogany sideboards filled with African memorabilia; richly-patterned kilims atop wooden floors and a butler tray decked with a steaming pot of filter coffee come morning. It’s a seamless blend of yesteryear charm, safari savoir-faire and deep respect for the surrounding natural ecosystems.

Each tent offers a spacious en-suite bathroom, bedecked with brass fittings and bespoke amenities, as well as a private viewing deck. Here leather campaign chairs offer a space for quiet reflection on your time in the wilderness, and the opportunity for spontaneous game sightings. Herds of elephant and red lechwe are common here, and moments spent in quiet observation rarely go unrewarded.

Please note the beds can not be converted into a king bed.

Activities at Duke’s Camp

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Boating

Jump on board our delta boats to cruise the Okavango waterways. Your experienced driver and guide will show you some of the best river sightings and sunsets. Keep a look out for birds, crocodiles, hippo and exciting game coming to quench their thirst, while you moor up along the river bank sipping a sundowner. This is what safari boat cruising is all about.

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Fishing

A fabulous activity for families with kids. We’re all about catch and release so ask your safari guide to hook you up with a couple of rods. Your experienced guide will pole you amongst the lily pads and weaving sandbanks, showing you the ebb and flow of this incredible eco-system.

Fishing is possible between 01 March and 31 December, subject to water levels. No fishing is permitted in January and February due to breeding season.

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Game Drive

Game drive through the vast concession to see the diverse wildlife of the area including wild dogs, sitatunga antelope, big cats and extensive birdlife. Their beautiful habitat changes with the season from seasonal floodplains, waterways and grassy savannah.

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Mokoro Trips

This is one of the most iconic Okavango Delta experiences. Wind your way around the crystalclear

waterways on mokoro. Your experienced guide, will pole you amongst the lily pads and weaving sandbanks, to show you the ebbs and flows of this incredible eco-system.

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Scenic Helicopter Flights

Fly over the vast landscape by helicopter to give a much broader perspective of the Delta. (This incurs an additional cost.)

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Sleepout (Additional costs apply)

If you’re looking for the ultimate romantic adventure, then this activity will leave you totally starstruck. Spend an enchanting evening safely fly-camping on an island at Duke’s Camp. This activity will get you listening to the sounds of the African bush at night, while covered in a blanket of a billion stars.

• Children 6 years and older are welcome.
• Weather permitting.
• Duration: 1 night.
• Skybeds: 1 Apr – 31 Oct.
• Can be booked when staying 2 or more nights at your main camp.
• At an additional cost.

Spend time with one of our conservation partners, to see first-hand how we are making a difference to wildlife conservation in the area.

Visit one of our conservation partners by helicopter (at an additional cost).

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Tsodilo Hills Cultural Trip (Additional costs apply)

Experience a trip to Tsodilo Hills, a World Heritage Site in the

Northern Okavango Delta. The hills are home to more than 4,000

San Bushman paintings – probably the most important rock art in

Africa! Several walking trails provide helpful routes around the

painting sites. (Access only by helicopter)

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