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Namaqua National Park

South Africa
+27 84 299 5777
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Tranquility at it's best !

Namaqua is in the grip of a terrible drought so the wildlife and flowers are lacking at the moment... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Cape Town
Great parc to visit on the way to Namibia (or the way back)

It's a nice, small parc to visit if you are on you're way to the north or south. Sleeping in one of... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Namaqua is in the grip of a terrible drought so the wildlife and flowers are lacking at the moment, but it is still a wonderful little park with very helpful staff, and the cottages are some of the best value we have come across. Stunning...More

Thank Binty12
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

It's a nice, small parc to visit if you are on you're way to the north or south. Sleeping in one of the 4 cottages is a great experiance. Nice short hiking trails and great views (also with bad weather).

Thank YvonneSebas
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Incredible colors, oranges, yellows, refs, purples ... all along the road for kilometers. It is amazing!!

Thank MarkGaby
Reviewed 5 October 2017

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 20 September 2017 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 5 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
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24 August 2016|
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Response from Uwe K |
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