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Farm Gunsbewys Tiras Mountains

80 km From Helmeringhausen, Helmeringhausen, Namibia
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
  • 08 May 2018
    “Very disappointed!”
  • 22 Jan 2017
    “Quintessential Namibia! This is why you go camping in Namibia.”
80 km From Helmeringhausen, Helmeringhausen Namibia See on map
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We booked this place in december 2017, as it came highly recommended and we were really looking forward to camp here. The booking was confirmed, payment accepted but when we arrived the gate was locked and the place was deserted. We tried for an hour...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Heads up, this is a great camp site and not a hotel (just in case you didn't pick up on this). We stayed with a 4X4 with roof top tent and it was like finding an oasis after a long day driving. Namibia is all...More

4  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 27 July 2016

3 kms off the D707, you'll find this farm. The sign says "Permanent Exhibition" and it's really worth stopping to have a look. You'll find lots of examples of desert life, plants, animals and geology. But that's not the best part about this farm. Instead,...More

1  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Gunsbewys is a must for "greenies". The campsite uses practical measures to harvest energy from the sun for cooking, heating etc. A great educational experience for all. The kids were intrigued by the the use of leaves in the longdrops. We camped one night. Clean...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 11 October 2010

We have been there for the second time. Both times we stayed with a camper at the camping site. The comfort is simple, but what do you expect in the desert? The friendliness is great, helpful people, many informations and relaxing moments. The dunes are...More

1  Thank denettejong
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Namibia > Karas Region > Helmeringhausen
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Namibia > Karas Region > Helmeringhausen
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"Arrive before and enjoy the sunset."
22 Jan 2017
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