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Namaqua National Park

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DREARY DESOLATION

Although we were not expecting to see any flowers due to the devastating drought, we had been told... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eric L
Deserted desert

So we've planned trip for ages.... drive all the way up to Steenbok to drive slowly south and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BamseFlickan
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we were not expecting to see any flowers due to the devastating drought, we had been told to expect to see a fair amount of game. Despite travelling through the park for hours on end along dirt roads the only game we actually saw...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we've planned trip for ages.... drive all the way up to Steenbok to drive slowly south and stopping everywhere for the flowers... and there is a drought disaster!! The worst drought in a century! Meaning = no flowers!!! I wish all the web pages...More

Thank BamseFlickan
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We camped here in the middle of winter and what a great experience. We camped at Delwerskamp near Groenrivier entrance. The campsite is next to the roaring oceans, the braai area enclosed for the wind and the eco-toilets a comfortable walk from the camp site....More

Thank Johanniev
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely stay even though flowers not yet out. Very preaceful with beautiful cottages with views. All private cottages 1 and 2 a bit closer together cottages 3 and 4 a bit more set apart. Could sleep 2 adults and 2 ypung children on sleeper couch.

1  Thank soeknog
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Well we do have a low range capability 4x4, but my husband is allergic to trail-bashing! This review is aimed at those considering visiting Namaqua out of flower season, and not necessarily wanting to do the Eco Trail. We visited the Park in February, and...More

1  Thank PageandPaint
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We only stayed one night and wished we could have stayed longer. The chalet was superbly equipped and the views from it exceptional. Can be cold even this time of the year in the evening or early morning so take a fleece or at least...More

Thank CookRE
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

What an absolutely beautiful place - unlike anything I've ever seen! We spent 4 days here and it was spectacular! Even though we didn't visit in the famed flower season, the scenery and terrain are amazing. Definitely only for 4x4's! We camped and Boulders Bay...More

1  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Spent a week in this enchanting place and hated to leave. The four chalets are set well apart, ensuring maximum peace and quiet. Spacious, superbly equipped, the lounge has a built-in barbecue; the couch opens into a double-sleeper. The bedroom's sliding glass door opens onto...More

1  Thank MahBaker
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We visited Namaqua NP in second decade of September 2016, after West Coast NP and all around land was orange. It is worth to drive round about park (see sanparks.org) and must to see walk around the park. Watch Your steps and look carefully around...More

Thank Poker589
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Even though the flowers were not as spectacular as in previous years, the sight around the park of carpets of colour was beautiful. The Skilpad 5km round route is very touristy and we were lucky enough to take the less traveled Caracal route which takes...More

1  Thank lulu008
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anne_xprice
24 August 2016|
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Hi , we stayed there for one night on the 23rd August 2017. We were very disappointed to find virtually no flowers on arrival. Better to postpone your trip if possible. The
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