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Ongava Tented Camp

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  • Excellent66%
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“the reserve”(21 reviews)
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All reviewsthe reservewhite rhinogame driveswater holewatering holedining areafantastic wildlifean abundance of wildlifestayed here for nightsoff roadlion prideall mod consother guestscold towelsgreat guidetwo week tripafter dark
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us went for only two nights (sadly). We all loved it. The room was lovely, the views were great, our guide ( Michael) was wonderful. We saw Elephants and Rhinos and lots of other things. No lions was the only regret but gives...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We could regrettably stay just one night because of lack of availability. The tents are beautiful, the service could not be better, the staff amazing. We went to two drives, one inside the reserve where we saw lions and rhinos and the other in Etosha,...More

Thank mbazul
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

In contrast to another reviewer our stay was literally perfect for 25 and 26 December 2017. Plenty of very attentive staff, super guide Salomon who took us to see a pride of lions etc and told us all about the animals and birds, beautiful and...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This was one the most expensive of the properties we stayed in during our trip to Namibia unfortunately it didn’t quite live up to our expectations. The property is beautiful and seeing rhinos come up to the waterhole is a great experience. It was a...More

Thank Mad_Doug
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We spent three thoroughly enjoyable nights at Ongava Tented Camp which started with the sighting of two lions at the side of the track from the airstrip to the camp! Out 'tent' was comfortable and the food was good but it was the wildlife and...More

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John F
25 June 2015|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hello John, Thank you for your question, however, i fear you may have the wrong information or at least wrong Lodge. Ongava Tented has no opportunity for Fly-fishing being situated on the outskirts of Etosha National... More
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Ilkleygirl
26 May 2015|
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Hello Lucyjames, with the number of things to do in camp, on the Ongava Reserve and even into the Etosha National Park, many guests find that 3 nights is the perfect amount of time as you do not feel rushed and get some... More
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diverdoc
8 May 2015|
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Thank you, Diverdoc, for your question, and apologies for the needless worry here; your booking is confirmed and safe! Wilderness Safaris and the Ongava Reserve have indeed renegotiated their current contractual... More
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"all the tents are similar but numbers 1,2 and 3 are closest to the communal areas"
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"Some tents have a better view of the waterhole than others."
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"Avoid in the austral winter. It's just too cold to be under canvas."
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"Avoid tents 1-3, too close to parking lot"
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