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Ongava Tented Camp

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

After a long drive from the gate we were welcomed by the duty manager with a cool drink and cold towels and lots of smiles. We stayed in the 'tent' nearest to the Lala (central dining area and bar) and found it a bit noisy....More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Our second year in a row at Ongava Tented Camp. We loved it so much last year that we wanted to come back. We asked for Leon, our guide we had last year, we were happy that it all worked out. Exciting game drives with...More

Thank lhuot1234
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We love staying in the permanent tents and hearing animals at night. This lodge to is close to Etosha, and we recommend driving over there to see animals. This private reserve did not have as many animals as Etosha, although it is more fun as...More

Thank Harletta
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Leon, our guide, is a lovely man and great person to hang out with for a day or two in the bush. Tents are great, clean - spacious - large. Food and bar - great. Nothing can beat this: we went into Otosha Park, it...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Part of a wonderful reserve that offers a range of experiences. The tented camp is down in the bush, next to a waterhole and close to the animals (including water buck, unusually for the area). We went on a game drive and saw a number...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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