Kings Pool Camp, Linyanti, Botswana

Kings Pool Camp is a Premier Camp

Things to do at Kings Pool Camp

Thanks to a range of habitats, Kings Pool offers spectacular wildlife viewing, whether on land or water, while the luxuries of the camp itself round off the safari experience.

Game Drives

Morning and afternoon game drives are offered in open 4x4 Land Rovers each accommodating a maximum of seven people, allowing each guest a ‘window’ seat.

Night Drives

Night drives with spotlights allow you to find those nocturnal animals you wouldn’t see during the day.

Nature Walks

On request, nature walks with skilled, armed guides are wonderful ways of getting close to nature and observing the smaller things you miss when travelling by vehicle.


There are two hides in the vicinity of Kings Pool from which to view and photograph animals and birds. One is located at the western end of camp and the other is an original underground hide, with the water at eye level.

Barge Cruises*

Barge cruises along the Linyanti River are on offer on the colonial-style Queen Sylvia barge, generally with sundowners in hand. The river is ideal for numerous and diverse species of birds and are a magnet for game in the dry winter months. *This activity is water-level dependant. * This activity is water level and weather dependent.


Fishing with a limited supply of basic equipment is on offer on a catch-and-release basis. *Seasonal.


Birding is outstanding at Kings Pool Camp, with the Linyanti Concession an internationally recognised Important Bird Area (IBA), particularly for birds of prey like Dickinson's kestrel and waterbirds. In summer southern carmine bee-eaters nest near camp.

Massage Treatments

Massages are available for you to enjoy in the privacy of your tent.

Latest News From Kings Pool Camp

  • Kings Pool Camp - July 2016
    Jul 4, 2016

    An amazing encounter between wild dogs and an impala running circles around Kings Pool’s Tent 9 took a completely unexpected turn…

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  • Kings Pool Camp - June 2016
    Jun 9, 2016

    Up until recently our resident leopard Slender has managed to do an excellent job of hiding her new cub away from all prying eyes. But now, her secret is out – and so are our cameras…

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  • Kings Pool Camp - May 2016
    May 8, 2016

    With the clearer skies, Kings Pool has been able to set up more bush dinners, giving manager Peter great opportunities to show our guests the stripes and moons of Jupiter as well as the opportunity to marvel at the Milky Way…

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“ What a wonderful, wonderful stay at Kings Pool. Very definitely the holiday of one’s dreams! ”
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Reviewed by: Claire P, 01 April 2016