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Reviewed 20 May 2018

after tiring ride from Sesfontain through a marvellous landscape and river bed, this camp site (Purros Community Campsite) and the surroundings were just fabulous. the few sites are placed under big old trees, with function basic facilities (shower, WC, kitchen), the desert elephants are passing...More

Thank Gerd F
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Belonging to a local Himba community, it provides basic bungalows (toilet and shower facilities on each), braai area and, quite often, desert elephants wandering through the campsite for an unforgetable, genuine, African experience. Quite difficult to reach without a local guide or a good, updated...More

Thank 15matjan
Reviewed 8 January 2018

After a very long journey on a terribly corrugated track, arriving at Purros, without any idea where to stay, the Community camp site proved to be excellent. Edison, was a very helpful man. The camp site is clean (I mean racked, no bits and pieces...More

Thank LaReyniere
Reviewed 26 August 2017

When travelling through Namibia, where do you really want to spend the night: in the wild. Purros community camp offers nice well spaced camping places on the side of the river. Game crosses this camp and we were pleased to see elephant dung and prints...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

For those who want to get a glimpse of the real Namibia this is the place to head for. No fancy lodge, no pool, no sundowners with champagne. What a wonderful relieve... The road to Purros was quite good. Easily did the whole drive on...More

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"camp site number 6......"
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"site number 5 is the best"
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"Forget lodges and hotels, pools and bars, but dine and sleep under the stars with the wild animals around you..."
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"Start in time for the drive up there, and come prepared (spare tires, water, ...)"
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