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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed 1 night in July in a room -- the landscape is amazing, the farm is really secluded, special views all around, saw wild zebras on the way out and saw wild antelope and deer on way in. Dinner and breakfast was very tasty would definitely stay here again. The room was comfortable and well furnished, definitely a homey, rustic... More 

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Ingolstadt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We stayed two nights at Rooiklip in April 2016 and we loved the unique campsite situated in a natural cave. We stayed in our Bushcamper on campsite 3. You obviously need a 4x4 to get up there but it is worth every effort. The view into the amazing landscape is great. We also had Dinner and breakfast at the lodge... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

After 8 years we visited Roiiklip again and it is still the fantastic and unique place we remembered. This time we came with our two children (5 and 7 years) and they loved it and spent much time in the cool pool playing and swimming. It was very hot just before Christmas…. so we spent much time at the pool... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Our stayment at this guestfarm was so special. We didn't make a reservation but we were lucky there was place at one of the 3 possible places at the campsite. The view was marvelous and the facilities were more than special! Taking a shower with a view on the mountain in the open air was a great experience. And cooking... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We drove 18km over a horrendous road to Rooiklip but didn't stay & camp there. We spent some time looking for womeone to ask about camping, but all we could see were "Private no entry" signs. When we eventually met the person responsible, we were informed that camping was N$160 pp. An excessive price for a campsite

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

Driving to the farm through the rugged mountain landscape in itself is awesome. Lovely owners, rustic setting, and an amazing campsite under a hanging cliff. The sunset and sunrise is breathtaking, with a view difficult to describe or even photograph. Hot water, loo with a view, and amazing starry skies at night. It was our last night of our camping... More 

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Montreal, Quebec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The campsites at Rooiklip, tucked into natural overhangs in the Khomas schist, are among my favorite in the world. The ablutions made out of local rock and built artfully into the cliff. A hot shower in the open air from the wood-fired donkey as the sun is going down - one of the great experiences of Namibia! The camping is... More 

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Angelholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Rooiklip is less than three hours drive from Windhoek via the beautiful C26 through the Gamsberg Pass. There is a good sign so you will not miss it. We were warmly welcomed by Hannelore who told us about the place and showed us how to find the camping spots. We did our own cooking but you could also use the... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

The road to the Rooiklip guest farm makes you wander where you will end. Along the scenic but bumpy drive over several kilometers into this barren landscape we spotted some wildlife. Upon our arrival (not prebooked) Hannelore welcomed us in a very friendly way and showed us the way to the campground. Our question if we could still join for... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rooiklip guest farm is situated at the foot of the Gamsberg, at the edge of the Namib desert, in the middle of the great escarpment. We offer 6 cosi rooms where our guests have the choice between DBB, B&B or self catering. On top of a hill, integrated in the rocks, 3 camp sites offer a beautiful view over the escarpment. Our guests sit together with us in our spacious Lapa for dinner and breakfast, enjoy their drinks at the bar or relax in our luxurious pool. Various animals that we have raised by bottle, e.g. our mountain zebra Linus or the oryx Jonathan can be seen in their enclosures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rooiklip Guest Farm

Address: Am Gamsberg | At the foot of Gamsbergs, Rooiklip 9000, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Khomas Region > Rooiklip
Number of rooms: 6
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