- Exclusive Selinda location
- Strong Game viewing
- High end camp
- 9 tented villas
Selinda camp is a high end property situated in the private Selinda reserve, Northern Botswana. An intimate camp in a prime position, Selinda promises guests superb game viewing and an authentic experience.
The main guest areas are surrounded by extensive decking with stunning views across the plains. Pleasant dining and lounge areas surround the guest swimming pool and there is also a gift shop, wine cellar and campfire.
The activities here take advantage of some of the most consistent game viewing in the area. The twice daily game drives are led by exceptional guides who make the most of the unusual scenery. Night safari, walking, motorboat and canoe safari are all available to guests who want to get out and explore and take advantage of the excellent wildlife. The area is renowned for elephants, lions, leopards and wild dogs providing some fantastic photo opportunities. The camp itself has a charming passing trade; baboons and monkeys will often be seen wandering around camp.
Accommodation is split into 9 nine tented villas, housing 18 guests and one family suite housing those travelling with children. Each Meru tent is raised on decking and feature authentic thatched roofs. The rooms themselves are large, with double doors opening on to private verandahs and traditional furnishings. All ensuite, the bathrooms have free standing bath tubs, conventional toilets and outdoor showers. In room massages can also be booked for some pampering in between safaris.
Children from 6 years are welcome at Selinda, however families with children between the ages of 6 and 15 will need to book a private vehicle at the time of enquiry.
Selinda Camp is a great option for those looking for the best wildlife opportunities in an untouched setting. The staff and activities offered really are faultless and make the camp hugely popular.
- Exclusive, luxury camp
- Water and land-based safari
- Maximum 8 guests
- Spectacular wildlife
- Stunning lagoon location
- Superb dry-season wildlife
- Boat cruises and fishing
- Canoeing and walking
- Mobile fly camping
- Superb wildlife
- Off the beaten track
- Superb game viewing
- Excellent predator action
- Vehicle and walking safaris
- Spectacular birdlife
- Beautiful waterfront location
- Spectacular wildlife
- Boat trips and fishing
- Private concession
- Peaceful, waterfront location
- Strong, seasonal game viewing
- Helicopter excursions
Dear Lisa. On behalf of the three generations of the Rowland family. Thank you, so much, for organising our wonderful holiday to Botswana and the Victoria Falls. The trip of a lifetime. The week mobile camping in the bush, with our guide Nandos and his crew was a fantastic adventure. How they manage to cook such wonderful food on an open fire is amazing. The sites were constantly visited by monkeys and once by elephants. We were even lucky enough to see two packs of wild dogs, once with a kill. Waterberry Lodge on the Zambezi River is a wonderfully tranquil place. Ideal to relax after the adventures of our safari and visiting Victoria Falls. Very many thanks once again
Godfrey R reviewing Private Mobile Family Safari in Botswana on 25 September 2023
We had a great time - even with the flight between Governors and the coast being two flights and a car! We also experienced a power cut At Nairobi airport on the way home so 2+ hours late taking off. Governors. Wonderful people and dealt with the flight delay very well - taking us back and letting us know that we could stay there if the flight was delayed overnight. The game drives were excellent and our guide (Erick) obviously very experienced and managed to find all the key animals - no rhino in that part of the Masai Mara but everything else in abundance - never seen so many herbivores (many many elephants as well as all the others) as well as two prides of lions. Could not have asked for more. The ‘tent’ was excellent and comfortable and well serviced. The only ‘complaint’ would be that the food - especially dinner - could be improved (I think we got a bit bored of soup as a starter for every meal bar one) and the main courses were not at the same level as Kinondo Kwetu and while all were explained there was no choice offered. The breakfasts were just what was needed after an early game drive. Kinondo Kwetu. What a great location and the welcome when we arrived at just gone 11.00pm was better than you could have ever thought possible - they we’re disappointed that we did not at that time want the full dinner experience! The rooms we’re comfortable. The food was excellent but again no choice was offered - other than for allergy reasons (which we do not have). May be some choice would be nice. Having said that the food we did have was excellent as were the wines (albeit a short list!) and other drinks. There were (as you know) lots of facilities/sports options - but we spent our time relaxing which was exactly what we needed and there were lots of places to do that. Overall. We would go back to both places - perhaps a few more nights at Kinondo Kwetu next time but 3 nights at Governors was perfect for us. Thank you for organising and recommending both places. That you and your colleague for trying to find out about the plane (flat tyre) but communication by the flight company left a lot to be desired (Governors were furious that they were not told and had taken us to the airstrip). Phil
Philip R reviewing Masai Mara Safari & Kenya Beach on 01 September 2023
It was certainly a holiday of a lifetime for us and we loved every minute!! The standard and location of each accommodation was excellent, as was the variety of each different accommodation type. Our schedule was perfect and we managed to achieve everything on our to-do task list. Your documents were also really helpful, as were the driving directions. We all thank you for making this such a wonderful holiday. Happy to leave a review publicly if you point me the right way. Best Steve
Stephen H reviewing Classic Garden Route & Eastern Cape Safari on 01 September 2023