DumaTau Camp, Linyanti, Botswana

DumaTau Camp is a Classic Camp

Some of the best game viewing in northern Botswana

DumaTau, meaning ‘roar of the lion,’ is a ten-roomed (eight twin and two family) luxury tented camp located in the private Linyanti Wildlife Reserve that borders the western boundary of Chobe National Park. It is situated close to the source of the Savute Channel on Osprey Lagoon, one of the many lagoons within the Linyanti Swamp system, and between two elephant ‘corridors’ – all of which results in a plethora of wildlife on game drives along the Savute.

DumaTau Camp is raised off the ground to take advantage of the fantastic river views. Each en-suite tent is spacious, spreading out under a canvas roof, with clear-storey sliding doors and windows that allow for wide-angled views of the riverfront. There is an airy, expansive dining and lounge area and a pool, all overlooking the lagoon and its denizens. DumaTau has a very light carbon footprint and runs on solar energy.

Highlights

  • As an important elephant corridor, the Linyanti is famed for the huge number of elephants seen here
  • In the midst of the hunting grounds of lion and the critically endangered wild dog
  • The sweeping and dramatic river views from camp are nothing short of spectacular
In the midst of the hunting grounds of lion and the critically endangered wild dog
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Some things to do at DumaTau Camp

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller
  • Watch huge elephant herds as they move in and out of the area.

  • Float on a river barge down the Linyanti River, watching for wildlife coming to drink.

  • Track the predators of the region – lion, cheetah and wild dog.

 

Activities and Facilities:

Game Drive (Day) Game Drive (Night) Boating (Seasonal) Guided Walks (Seasonal) Catch-and-Release Fishing (Seasonal) Birding Hide Pool Family Room Tented Camp Solar Power Barge (Seasonal) No Wi-Fi

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Latest News From DumaTau Camp

  • DumaTau Camp - March 2018
    Mar 6, 2018

    Guests on an evening drive from DumaTau were delighted to spot two porcupines wandering up the road…

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  • DumaTau Camp - February 2018
    Feb 21, 2018

    DumaTau’s lion pride found that the best place to watch aircraft coming into land was right next to the loading bay at the airstrip – needless to say, a wonderful welcome for our guests!

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  • DumaTau Camp - January 2018
    Jan 16, 2018

    The undoubted highlight at DumaTau this month happened while staff were enjoying lunch and the wild dogs chased an impala down the road in their direction – right under their table…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ The rooms are wonderful - all facing a wide open expanse of water where Elephant water crossings are wonderful to see. ”
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Reviewed by: Gihhy, 11 October 2017