Explore the Wild: Discover the Beauty of the Botswana
Experience the epitome of luxury and seclusion at Setari Camp, a captivating oasis nestled on a picturesque palm island in the very heart of the Okavango Delta. This exclusive camp is situated within a sprawling private concession spanning over 120,000 acres of pristine wilderness, ensuring unparalleled privacy and tranquility for discerning travelers. Immerse yourself in the essence of the Delta as you embark on a pure and immersive safari adventure, surrounded by a rich tapestry of vibrant birdlife and extraordinary wildlife that thrives within this remarkable ecosystem.
Setari Camp is a haven for nature enthusiasts and bird lovers, boasting a remarkable array of avian species. From migratory birds to aquatic species, from majestic raptors to the captivating Pel’s Fishing Owl, the area is a true birder’s paradise. Witness the mesmerizing sight of a seasonal heronry, marvel at the diversity of raptors soaring above, and be captivated by the haunting beauty of the Pel’s Fishing Owl as it graces the waterways with its presence.
Accommodating a maximum of 20 guests, Setari Camp offers a collection of eight light and airy tents, along with a spacious suite designed specifically for families. Each tent has been thoughtfully designed to harmonize understated luxury with an authentic and relaxed home-from-home atmosphere. The camp itself resembles an expansive tree-house, where the entire structure is elevated on wooden walkways, seamlessly blending with the surrounding natural environment. Delight in the impressive sitting and dining areas, take a refreshing dip in the pool-with-a-view, stay active at the on-site gym, and browse unique treasures at the curio shop. Step onto the private decks of your tent and be greeted by breathtaking vistas of the Okavango, a constant reminder of the extraordinary setting that surrounds you.
At Setari Camp, a range of safari activities awaits you, allowing you to immerse yourself in the wonders of the Delta. Embark on thrilling bush walks, guided by expert trackers, as you navigate the untamed wilderness and uncover its hidden secrets. Glide along the crystal-clear waterways in a traditional Mokoro, a dug-out canoe, and let the serenity of the Delta envelop you. Discover the diverse flora and fauna that call this ecosystem home, and marvel at the magnificent wildlife encounters that await you at every turn.
Indulge in the culinary delights of Setari Camp, where delicious home-cooked meals await you. Savor the flavors of the Delta as you relish in the fusion of local and international cuisine, prepared with the freshest ingredients and served with warm hospitality. After an exhilarating day of exploration, gather around the campfire under the star-studded sky and share tales of adventure and discovery, creating cherished memories that will last a lifetime.
With its unparalleled location, luxurious accommodations, exceptional service, and a commitment to conservation, Setari Camp is a hidden gem in the iconic Okavango Delta. Allow yourself to be captivated by the enchanting beauty of this untouched wilderness, and let Setari Camp be your gateway to an unforgettable journey of discovery, relaxation, and connection with nature.
Setari Camp, derived from the Setswana word for ‘Tree,’ perfectly captures the essence of its name by seamlessly blending with the majestic riverine forest and towering palm trees that grace the island. Every aspect of the camp has been thoughtfully designed to harmoniously integrate with the natural surroundings, creating an enchanting atmosphere. As you traverse the winding walkways suspended above the ground, you’ll feel like you’re in a magnificent tree-house, connecting the tents, dining and sitting areas, pool, and gym. From this elevated vantage point, immerse yourself in the breathtaking panoramic views that stretch across the crystal-clear channels and picturesque papyrus beds, allowing you to truly appreciate the captivating beauty that lies beyond. Setari Camp is an exquisite sanctuary that showcases the splendor of the Okavango Delta in a way that is both awe-inspiring and harmonious with the environment.
Setari Camp offers exquisite accommodations for a maximum of 20 guests, comprising 8 light, airy, and spacious tents, as well as a suite designed specifically for families. Each tent is elegantly furnished with comfort in mind, featuring extra-length beds, super-sized mosquito nets, desks, sofas, fans, lights, and convenient plug points.
The bathrooms are exceptionally spacious, boasting a luxurious free-standing bath, separate shower, toilet, and an invigorating outside shower-with-a-view. To enhance the breathtaking vistas, private decks have been added to each tent, providing guests with stunning views over the Delta.
For families, the camp offers a dedicated Family tent that can comfortably accommodate up to 4 guests in 2 adjoining tents, each with its own bathroom and outside shower. Additionally, a spacious decked area is available for private dinners, allowing families to create cherished memories in the heart of the wilderness.
Setari Camp offers a total of 8 spacious and beautifully appointed tented suites, providing a luxurious and comfortable retreat for guests. Each tent is elevated on stilts and can be accessed via wooden walkways, leading to private decks that offer breathtaking views, perfect for enjoying a sunset while sipping on a refreshing G & T.
Inside the tents, guests will find a choice of double or twin beds, ensuring a restful night’s sleep. The tents are thoughtfully furnished with cozy sofas, fans, mosquito nets, armchairs, safes, and desks, creating a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere. The en-suite bathrooms are a haven of indulgence, featuring a free-standing bath, shower, toilet, and an invigorating outside shower-with-a-view, allowing guests to connect with nature while maintaining their privacy.
The beds in Setari Camp’s tents are all extra length, providing ample space for a comfortable and rejuvenating sleep. When configured as a double bed, they are super king size, ensuring a truly luxurious experience for guests.
Setari Camp offers a spacious and exclusive family tent, consisting of two standard tents positioned together, creating a shared expansive deck, perfect for quality family time. Each tent features its own en-suite bathroom, complete with an adjoining outside shower, allowing parents to keep a watchful eye on the children while still enjoying a touch of privacy. Both tents can be configured as doubles or singles, accommodating the specific needs of the family. Each tent is equipped with extra length beds, mosquito nets, fans, desks, and comfortable sofas, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay.
The family tent boasts two en-suite bathrooms, each featuring a luxurious free-standing bath, refreshing shower, toilet, and an outdoor shower for an immersive and refreshing experience. The tents are conveniently connected through an interleading door in the outside showers, ensuring the safety of younger children. Additionally, a private decking area nestled between the tents provides an ideal space for intimate and memorable private dining experiences.
For those seeking an enchanting dining experience amidst the beauty of the Okavango, Setari Camp offers a private deck that extends over the mesmerizing waterways, allowing guests to indulge in al fresco private dining while immersing themselves in the natural splendor of the surroundings.
At Setari Camp, we understand the importance of inclusivity and accessibility. That’s why we have thoughtfully designed a tent specifically tailored to meet the needs of guests requiring accessible facilities. Our specially designed tent features a fully accessible bathroom, complete with lower sinks and ample space for easy maneuverability in a wheelchair. For guests with limited mobility, we also provide wheelchairs within the camp, ensuring that everyone can comfortably navigate their surroundings.
Accessibility is a priority at Setari Camp, and we have taken great care to ensure that our camp is entirely wheelchair-friendly. There are no steps anywhere in the camp, and the entire camp is built on level walkways, allowing for smooth and seamless movement throughout the property. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the wonders of the Okavango Delta, and we are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all our guests.
Setari Camp offers a range of boating activities including cruises in the nearby lagoons and waterways in their boats. Two of the boats have a viewing deck which make the ideal spot to enjoy the spectacular sunsets with a glass of bubbly and to view this marvellous ecosystem and its resident wildlife. The largest boat can take a maximum of 10 guests and the other 2 can take 8 guests each. Boat safaris are offered inclusive in the cost and go out twice a day with expert professional guides.
At Setari Camp, we believe that a bush walk is an unparalleled way to truly connect with the wilderness. We offer captivating walking safaris on the enchanting islands located to the south of our concession. Led by our highly skilled and knowledgeable professional guides, each bush walk provides an intimate and immersive experience in the heart of nature. To ensure your safety and peace of mind, our guides are armed, and each walk is accompanied by both a guide and a backup guide.
To maintain the integrity of the experience and prioritize safety, we limit the number of participants to a maximum of eight people per walking safari. Please note that for the safety and enjoyment of all participants, we have a minimum age requirement of 12 years old for our bush walks. We understand that the excitement and unique insights gained from a bush walk are best appreciated by older children and adults, allowing for a focused and enriching exploration of the surrounding wilderness.
Embark on a transformative journey through the untamed beauty of the Okavango Delta, as you venture on foot, guided by our experienced team. Discover the hidden treasures of the bush, encounter remarkable wildlife up close, and gain a deeper understanding of the intricate ecosystem that thrives in this extraordinary landscape. Let the rhythm of your footsteps guide you on a remarkable adventure, forging an unforgettable connection with nature at Setari Camp.