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Gold List 2009

Jao Camp, Okavango Delta 

Okavango Delta

At tents on raised platforms, guests retire to their salas for an afternoon siesta overlooking the floodplains. The perfect-scoring location on an island in the Okavango Delta—with waterways, lagoons, and Kalahari grasslands—"literally takes your breath away." Game drives take in lechwes, lions, elephants, and leopards.

(9 tents)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Game drives, Pool, Spa

Overall Score: 94.3

  • Rooms: 95.2
  • Service: 95.2
  • Food: 85.7
  • Location: 100
  • Design: 100
  • Activities: 100
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