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Okahirongo River Camp

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful views of crocodiles,river and Angolan mountains. The camp is built with a lot of taste and gorgeous african furniture and objects. Choose a unit close to the main area, as some have a quite long and steep climb. Very nice service. Try to lunch and/or dine beside the river on one of the 2 balconies, as the restaurant is...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Unfortunately it is a poor experience from 'Okahirongo Lodges & Camps'that is prompting me to write a review on Tripadvisor to warn any other customers of their inadequate service. Problems arose when Marco [--], an employee of Okahirongo Lodges made a mistake with our flight booking from Windhoek to Elephant Lodge. Two days before our departure flight from Windehoek to...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I have spent 5 days between the Okahirongo Elephant and River Lodge (see my comments on the Elephant Lodge). the River Camp is similar, in terms of quality, to the other one. In my view, the architecture is even more beautiful at the River Camp, since the tents are really nice and the common spaces are gorgeous. the swimming pool...

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1Thank elena b
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 9 August 2014

A great place to stay. For me is the most beautiful plea in the world.The river flows between the high mountains and the desert. The view is amazing. Accommodations, food and staff are fabulous and the manager Peter is the soul of the lodge. Many things to see and do: boat trip on the river, visit Himba people, the sunset...

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2014

WE spent two nights here sandwiched between sister hotel the Okahirongo Elephant Camp. Very long drive which was interesting but not sure I would do it again. We hit three years of drought so the drive up was a bit grim with dead cattle etc. and the Himba people having a really tough time. The camp itself is an amazing...

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2Thank kategc
Harlingen, Texas
Reviewed 17 May 2013

A great place to stay. Accommodations, staff and food are excellent. Off the beaten track with fabulous scenery. It is a long drive to get there but well worth it. Fly in safaris do service this camp, if that is your preference. Not much game in the area but the scenery makes up for it.

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2Thank Teksas
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2013

In this amazingly beautiful landscape, mountains on both sides of the valley where a big river flows, is a gem of a lodge. Very eco-friendly (solar panels, water from the river) beautifully designed in a minimalist spirit and all natural colors and materials, the lodge is comfortable and open to the surrounding marvels. The staff is very friendly and welcoming...

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1Thank Philippe47
Mexico city
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We stayed at the Okarongo River Camp at the very end of 2012 and experienced a true fairy tale! 5 star service in the wild! Delicious food cooked and served with passion, dedicatet stafff and very professional management. The surrounding area is lovely : a trip on the Kunene river, a drive in the Moon Valley, a natural Jacuzzzi, a...

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the banks of the Kunene lies a luxurious tented camp offering an excursion to the semi nomadic Himba tribe, a relaxing boat cruise and mind blowing scenic drives of the landscape that have captured many visitors to the north west of Namibia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Okahirongo River Camp

Address: Marienfluss | Kunene, 9000, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Kunene Region > Kaokoland
Price Range: $566 - $762 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Okahirongo River Camp 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Stick to units/tents close to the main area. The others are a steep climb.”
piad984, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are very nice and with excellent views”
bego_am859, 9 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Best ones are room 5 and 6 overlooking the river”
Philippe47, 27 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Vista Kunene”
NatashaL_12, 12 Jan 2013 | Read review
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