We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Augrabies Falls National Park

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 54 452 9200

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 317 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 102
  • 122
    Very good
  • 20
  • 4
  • 1
Wonderful Experience

The Augrabies Falls area is really beautiful. We did the Dassie Trail (4 70-year-olds) and found it quite challenging but enjoyable. The trail's signposts need updating as we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cape Town, South Africa
Add Photo Write a Review

317 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 249: English reviews
Cape Town, South Africa
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Augrabies Falls area is really beautiful. We did the Dassie Trail (4 70-year-olds) and found it quite challenging but enjoyable. The trail's signposts need updating as we wandered off the path a couple of times. Our chalets were spotless, small problems like blown light bulbs were dealt with immediately. Loved the animals and birds coming to visit, but the... More 

Thank anne322015
South Africa
Level Contributor
37 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The park is definitely the best place to stay in Augrabies. The scenery is beautiful, park is well maintained and the chalets - although a bit dated - are cosy and adequate. The walkways are amazing and the lighting of the falls during the evening is a lovely touch. Believe them if they tell you to watch out for the... More 

1 Thank BibiSouthAfrica
Cape Town, South Africa
Level Contributor
22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

lovely place to visit. The accommodation is more expensive that places around Augrabies but you get the best views.

Thank zahra m
Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
245 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on a road trip and decided to stop and see the Augrabies Falls. The staff at the gate and at reception were friendly and helpful. There are several viewing points for the Falls, all along concrete and wooden raised pathways. Well worth a stop at each of the viewing points as they have quite different views of the... More 

1 Thank Les P
Umdloti, South Africa
Level Contributor
27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last visited Sept 2015. The falls are fabulous. The access decks and walkways are good. Those challenged with mobility issues will need help. The falls are awe inspiring. Drives into the park are spiritually awakening. Love this place. Well worth visiting

Thank alanlouw
Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
348 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

After booking in to stay overnight went walking down to the falls. Some very pleasant views. Tried to go on sunset drive but cancelled due to stormy weather. Next morning unable to drive through park as road flooded, thus a bit disappointed

Thank Michael N
Mpumalanga, South Africa
Level Contributor
33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Augrabies Falls National Park was a pleasant stop the falls is not as full as previous years as per photo's posters. Because of the dry season. But it is definitely worth while visiting and an experience and lost of viewing spots to see. We camped and the sites is large. There was a 4x4 track trough the park and take... More 

Thank JurieJohannesJacobs
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, safe walkways leading to multiple viewing spots of the waterfall. The falls themselves are truly spectacular! There are a number of hikes all of different distances with beautiful views. Our children, aged 7-12, coped well on the dassie trail and enjoyed the occasional dips in the small streams. Chalets were clean and well equipped. Swimming pools and aircon were... More 

Thank Greg H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
155 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Augrabies Falls National Park has always been a pleasant stop over spot for us on the way to flashier attractions like Kgalagadi National Park.This time however we chose to make the park our chief destination. Most people never venture beyond the falls, but if you set off early on your drive you will be rewarded with some satisfying game viewing... More 

Thank louisageary
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
52 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We camped - decent campsite with braai stands. Water available but not at each site. Ablutions were clean. The scenery was wonderful... Arid Northern Cape! Falls were awesome even in the low season - would be spectacular in flood. Game drives - there wasn't that much to see in the dry season though the scenery made up for it. We... More 

Thank Haig B

Travellers who viewed Augrabies Falls National Park also viewed

Springbok, Northern Cape
Kuruman, Northern Cape
Nieuwoudtville, Northern Cape

Been to Augrabies Falls National Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Augrabies Falls National Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?