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Paris, France
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The place and the scenery are gorgeous. The high point was rhe sunset on the top pf a rock with a cocktail. I had the best vegetarian meal of my stay in namibia. The only minus was the staff, not as professional that they should be (including the manager) in such place and compare to the Fort in etosha.....

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Conwy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Thankyou to all management and staff for making us so welcome at the truly amazing camp. Breath taking location,good food and friendly professional service The arranged desert safari and visit to Twfellfontein are certainly not to be missed

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Wilna-Namibia, Guest Relations Manager at Camp Kipwe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! e are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us.

Hinwil, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 February 2017

we choose this beautyful lodge (again) also because of the location - very close to the Abu Huab River, where the desert elephant are around. Nice rooms, friendly staff, good food and wines - just great !

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Amazing location. Spectacular landscape. Enjoy the views and sunsets from the hill top. We loved the meals, all very tasteful and well presented. The employees were all very very friendly and welcoming. Very reasonable prices for drinks and excursions. Our guide Taffi was very professional was able to track down the herd of desert elephants and we even saw a...

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Wilna-Namibia, Guest Relations Manager at Camp Kipwe, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely review. We are so glad you had such lovely time with us.

Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was my 2. visit and I must say, it was not that fabulous at all. Obviously the previous manager left and one can feel and see this on every corner. Yes, the lodge is still beautiful but it is not "smooth running" anymore. Apparently the manager of the bigger sister camp mowani are now also running this place, that's...

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Wilna-Namibia, Guest Relations Manager at Camp Kipwe, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, I am so sorry to hear that your second stay with us was not up to expectations. Staff become family when working so closely together in the bush and management changes are always difficult to manage. I am sorry to hear the team was not operating cohesively and appreciate your comments about management. I assure you this will...

Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Wow! An extraordinary hotel, comprising a dozen or so luxury huts dotted around a "kopje'', a massive pile of boulders. Everything about Camp Kipwe is impressive, from the central meeting and dining area to the huts, and particularly the view from the bar at the top of the kopje (some of the best sundowners we had). Also very memorable was...

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manchester
Reviewed 28 January 2017

A great property overall. The rooms had fabulous view over the savanah .The food was some of the best we had in Namibia. Great sundown lookout point as well. not a huge amount to do at the lodge and the rock swimming pool was not that useable except to cool down. Rooms were cosy and ac worked well.

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Camp Kipwe is remote and set in idyllic surroundings. We were housed in stone rondavels with an open to the elements shower, toilet and handbasin which might not suit everyone. Each one has its own private stoep where you can sit and take in the amazing beauty. All the staff were very friendly. We were invited to climb the 95...

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Derbyshire
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Well laid out in a beautiful setting. My only problem as a disabled person was with the steps to the main area but I then found a way round which was manageable (it would have been nice if this had been pointed out to me). The food was great especially Xmas dinner!

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Peaceful, calm and charming place. The people are very nice and the service is great. The bathrooms are outside, so take a shower before dinner or you can't see and it is cold. The is AC which is needed. I did get the feeling that the housekeeping staff doesn't really enjoy their job. But, the rest of the service while...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Camp Kipwe

Address: Twyfelfontein Conservancy | D2612 Road, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Otjozondjupa Region > Damaraland
Price Range: $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Camp Kipwe 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Camp Kipwe Hotel Damaraland
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“All rooms have great views and a nice terrace.”
Moments-to-remember, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are round with full bath outside. Very nicely done and comfortable.”
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