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situated in the canyon with clean well maintained indoor hot pools and out door cool pool. There is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lorelie f
Ilkley, United Kingdom
A bit dissapointing

This was our first stay over in Namibia, What a huge disappointment. Around 21km of corrugated... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Fish River Canyon, Namibia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

situated in the canyon with clean well maintained indoor hot pools and out door cool pool. There is nothing to do here except relax as there aren't any trails to explore. I had huge clean room with balcony although it only looked over parking area....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lorelie f
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This was our first stay over in Namibia, What a huge disappointment. Around 21km of corrugated roads in the park. At the end of a long drive the last thing you want to deal with is corrugated roads. PLEASE DONT EAT at the restaurant. rather...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 251duncanw
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The Resort has poor connectivity with the outside world, and the Card Machines work and then don't. The staff shrug their shoulders and expect you to pay cash. Remember N$500 cash deposit for the room keys too. I appreciate the connectivity problem but it really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BobBeams
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Camped @ Ai- Ais many years ago & was very please to see that it is still a worth while destination when visiting Nambia.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful oasis in the midst of a dry and harsh world. Gravel road but in good condition. Normal vehicle accessible. Great accommodation and camping. Great restaurant and small shop available. Great pool with hot water. Great overnight prior and post hiking the Fish...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bhejanespecialevents
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The road to the spring is very bad.Campsite and ablution in a bad state and ablution not suficition for all the geust ,Restaurant and shop do not stock sufficient and prices for goods not always the same .Dipenses on who the cashier is.Sometimes when you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Willie B
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We stayed just outside Grunau and went to Ai-Ais on a self drive day trip. The c road is very good up to about 15 kms before AAis. It then turns into a poorly maintained corrogated shake and rattle until you reach the resort. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FrancoisM1353
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

A bit of a delay in posting this review but we’ve been traveling. A little oasis and well worth a visit, not only for the facilities but for the spectacular scenery on route. Take your swimsuit if you’re on a day visit as the pools...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank leslct
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in a room, there is also chalets available. This place needs some management and a lot of maintenance. The staff are not really very helpfull. The warm springs are great and there is a nice hiking trail. Breakfast very basic,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JPS594
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

The last time we visited was over 20 years ago, just after the place was all but washed away in a flood. The indoor pool was empty, there was no outdoor pool and the hot spring was just a muddy hole near some reeds. Now...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank JJBuirski
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June 11, 2018|
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Response from JJBuirski | Reviewed this property |
Goeiemore Hanlie, Have a look at nwrnamibia website for Ais-Ais (this comment refuses to take the link I tried to post). We prefer booking through Tripadvisor but there are several options, just Google them. Enjoy your stay... More
April 16, 2018|
Response from JJBuirski | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the outside pool is in use and really beautiful. However, the pool's temperature was 24°C and would be much more enjoyable after dark. Sorry but we did not visit the camping area so do not know about power points.