Sanctuary Baines' Camp
Set in a grove of trees, and surrounded by papyrus beds, this low environmental impact camp has been built using commercially grown wood and recycled tin cans. The local community in Maun were invited to collect as many cans as they could, and paid a fee for every can collected. These cans were then incorporated into the camp buildings, forming the backbone of the structures.
There is a communal swimming pool, and the wide wooden deck that surrounds the main dining and sitting room is the ideal place to relax while observing the varied wildlife present here. See prowling lions looking for prey at the edge of the lagoon that the camp overlooks, or watch one of the many elephants who live in the area.
The five suites at Sanctuary Baines' are opulent and luxurious, with ensuite facilities and four-poster beds swathed in mosquito netting. Traditional safari ceiling fans create a cooling breeze at even the hottest times of the year. Should you wish, your bed can be wheeled out onto the private wooden deck for a night under the stars, overlooking the shimmering waters of the Boro River where hippo can often be spotted.
Location: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Year Built: 2004
Rooms Available: 5
Maximum Occupancy: 2
Single Occupancy: No
Age Restriction: No Children Under 12 Years of Age
Services & Amenities
Dining Area, Lounge, Swimming Pool, Viewing Deck, Hairdryers, Room Safes, Mini-Bars, Mosquito Nets, Ceiling Fans, En-Suite Bathrooms, Private Verandas.
Speak to a Botswana Safari Specialist
Open Mon-Fri 7am to 10pm, Sat 8am to 8pm, Sun 9am to 8pm, U.S. Central Time