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Agama River Camp

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C19-Sossusvlei | Diep Rivier 403- Sossusvlei, Solitaire, Namibia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Liege, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The camp was very clean and well situated. The meal was very good. We recommend this adress for those who want to visit Sossusvlei because it's not so far and it's less "touristic", so I think it's a good value for the price.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and myself stayed at Agama as part of a self drive trip around Namibia. We had a beautiful camping spot that was quiet and peaceful. When we arrived, we had a fantastic welcome and were told were shown the sunset deck which was a perfect place to watch the sunset with a glass of wine! The staff were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff handled my initial request and then stayed up till very late at night to receive us after a delayed start in Windhoek. And even then they were still friendly and helpful! Thank you. This is in my opinion one of the better camping sites in the region. Large sites are available which are perfectly level and filled with... More 

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Windhoek
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

perfect for the whole family, quiet, and peaceful. i enjoyed the nature, the view, the option of 2 pools depending upon the depth. no dstv though, but my son enjoyed the free wi-fi Thank You Agama. it was money well spent.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at Agama River Camp on TripAdvisor! I'm delighted that your son enjoyed the free wifi, but am a little concerned that you didn't get to see the big screen TV and DSTV in the bar area. We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in Namibia!... More 

Lokeren, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We liked our stay at Agama River Camp. Lovely staff, good food. We went hiking in the Namib Naukluft Mountains (bit adventerous). Rooms were ok, we had everything we needed, but finishing of the rooms could have been better (no tiles, only cement floor/walls). But overall an excellent place to stay. Special thanks to Marli who made our stay very... More 

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Swakopmund, Namibia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We actually came upon Agama Campsite by chance. The campsite under shady trees is very spacious, the bathroom facilities clean and unique under Namibia's starry skies. An absolute treat is the pool during the hot hours of the day. We enjoyed two nights at the campsite. Ideal if you want to camp close but not in Sesriem or Solitaire.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Two couples in two vehicles arrived in the early evening to a warm welcome from the manageress and a cold one from the bar. Agama have chalets, a swimming pool and they will even feed you if you like, but we hardy roof-top-tented four were overlanding so chose to camp. Check out Agama's website to see what they offer... http://agamarivercamp.com/... More 

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Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We stayed there for one night during April 2015. Friendly staff awaited us upon arrival and we were directed to a very neat campsite with a braai, water and electricity. I think only two sites have electricity. The pool was very refreshing and we made full use of it. Although we didn’t had time to visit the bar area, I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Although it takes 45 mins or so to get to the gates at Sesriem, its a great place to stay when visiting Sossuvlei. Quiet and with lovely views, the camp is simple, the chalets large and clean, and with a flat roof which is great for star gazing. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food good and almost... More 

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Windhoek, Namibia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We enjoyed the solitude and remoteness and even the roughness of this campsite. We enjoyed having to make our own donkey fire for hot water. One big disappointment was the very poor water flow at the showers after all the effort with getting hot water ready.

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