Mombo Camp

Location: Okavango Delta & Moremi | Botswana

Price guide: £££££ More than £500 per person per night

Mombo Camp is possibly Botswana’s most sought-after camp. The wonderfully luxurious tents overlook an open floodplain that more often than not teems with wildlife. This area boasts enormous concentrations of game and large predators - lions in particular - creating some of the best big game viewing in Botswana.
Perfect forAnyone seeking Botswana’s big cats without trying too hard – Mombo Camp has local wildlife walking right past the tents on most days!
In the knowWe kid you not, this is THE most popular luxury safari camp in Botswana, if not Africa. Book early - and the superlative game viewing means it’s worth every penny.

Recommended for...

  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Hideaway
  • Setting & Views
  • Guiding

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Mombo Camp is in the Mombo Concession, on the northern tip of Chief's Island in Moremi Game Reserve.

Rooms at Mombo Camp

The camp has just nine spacious luxurious tents, all raised off the ground to make the most of the views. More suite than tent, they are really very large and not at all what you’d expect from a tent – each has a separate lounge area, indoor and outdoor showers and a copper and brass bathtub, as well as a large veranda overlooking the plains and a private plunge pool.

Food & Drink

You expect the best, and you’ll get the best here. The main dining area at Mombo Camp sits prettily under thatch and there is an open-air boma for dinners under the stars.


After a day of wildlife spotting, cool off in the pool, unwind with a massage and relax around the boma at sunset.

Activities at Mombo Camp

Morning and afternoon guided game drives in open 4x4 vehicles take you out onto the savannah and floodplains. This is exciting stuff, with prolific sightings of lions, leopards, cheetahs, wild dogs, elephants, spotted hyenas, southern giraffes, blue wildebeest, Burchell's zebras and large buffalo herds – to name a few. You can also learn about the rhino conservation project at Mombo. 

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Hotel location

A 2-hour flight from Johannesburg brings you to Maun, where you can take a 30-minute flight in a light aircraft to the Mombo airstrip, which is 15 minutes away from Mombo Camp by 4WD.

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