Shinde
Bushdinner at Shinde Lagoon Dinning Area
Bushdinner at Shinde Lagoon
Dinning Area

Shinde

Nestled on a lush palm island in the heart of the northern Okavango Delta, Shinde is an intimate, classic camp located on the edge of Shinde Lagoon, which simply teems with animal and birdlife. The camps unique main area comprises a multi-tiered dining room and lounge which is set beneath canvas under the shade of ebony and mangosteen trees.

Country

Botswana

Highlights

Shinde’s excellent location in the Okavango Delta ensures a combination of permanent water access for year-round water activities and large dry areas for game drive routes.

Shinde was refurbished in 2015.

Need to Know

Shinde can offer both water and land activities all year round.


SafarisSafaris


Courtesy of its location Shinde can offer both water and land activities year round. Motorboats or Mekoro provide a chance to experience the incredible bird, plant and reptile species found in the aquatic habitat of the Okavango Delta. Game drives are conducted by a personal guide in comfortable, specially designed game drive vehicles. For the more adventurous, guided walks are also available while fishing enthusiasts will enjoy fishing for a variety of species such as tilapia and tiger fish.


Wildlife HighlightsWildlife Highlights

Shinde is an intimate, classic camp located on the edge of Shinde Lagoon, which simply teems with animal and birdlife. This blend of environments provides the habitat for a consistently wide variety of wildlife, including the elusive sitatunga antelope.

Local ActivitiesLocal Activities

Game drives,night drives,walks,mokoro,fishing,power boats.
Fishing is available throughout the year (with the exception of January and February),

FacilitiesFacilities

Eight classic safari tents on raised decks (includes the Enclave and Honeymoon tents)

Private airstrip

Tree house/dining area, open campfire deck and bar

Swimming pool

AccommodationAccommodation

Shinde was refurbished in 2015. The elegance and historical charm of the iconic Shinde camp has been enhanced by enlarging the eight classic safari guest tents to incorporate a spacious bathroom with a large walk in shower and luxurious fittings. The larger bedroom with new linen and furniture in tasteful colours provides the perfect retreat. Wide sliding doors leading onto the extended front decks afford breath-taking views over the open floodplains or the mysterious waterways of the Delta. Accommodation is generally twin share on comfortable three quarter beds, however double accommodation is available on request. Every possible comfort has been catered for – from generated electricity and a private viewing deck through to a handy flashlight! Each tent is strategically positioned to offer splendid views, whether across the Okavango Deltas mysterious waterways or open grasslands.

AccoladesAccolades

Shinde is a five star camp situated both on water and land.

SeasonSeason

1st March 2015 – 5th January 2016.

Average StayAverage Stay

3 nights

Average PriceAverage Room Prices

(per person per night unless otherwise stated)

From USD$500 per person per night sharing in the low season

Children PolicyChild Policy

Shinde: Minimum age is 10 years.

Shinde Enclave: Minimum age is 7 years.

Contact and Social Media

To find out more call us on +44 (0)1865 982290 or email us at enquiries at safariawards.com.

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