Okonjima Plains Camp

Okonjima Plains Camp

Rooms
14 Standard, 10 View and 6 Garden Rooms
Traveller's rating
Excellent (95%) From 180 reviews
Children
Best for 7+
Open
All year

Set amidst plains and rolling hills in a 220km2 private reserve just south of Otjiwarongo,Okonjima Plains Camp opened in late June 2014 and is the newest of the accommodation options on the Okonjima Nature Reserve. It has effectively replaced Okonjima Main Camp, the original Hanssen family farmhouse that was converted into the first lodge on the farm, which is now normally booked exclusively by small groups. It remains the most affordable of the places to stay on the reserve and the camp's raison d’être is still the AfriCat Foundation, set up to conserve and protect Namibia’s threatened cheetah, leopard and other wild carnivores. A stay here gives you a wonderful opportunity to learn about these animals and to see them up close and personal.

Our view of Okonjima Plains Camp

Despite it’s increased size and change in design, Okonjima Plains Camp has retained a relaxed, informal and friendly atmosphere. It is an ideal base for those wanting to visit the Africat Foundation, and stay in tasteful accommodation with all the amenities and facilities that go with a good quality lodge but without a very high price tag. It offers great photographic opportunities for the big cats (plus some smaller creatures too!).

Okonjima Plains Camp: Traveller ratings

Excellent(95%) From 180 travellers
Excellent
143
Good
31
Average
3
Poor
3
Terrible
0

Video of Okonjima Plains Camp

Play
This video doens't show Okonjima Main Camp, but the other okonjima sister camps that are all similar
Play
Chris Packham talks about the AfriCat Foundation which is founded by Okonjima.

Latest reviews of trips including Okonjima Plains Camp

What a change
10-Sep to 9-Oct 14
Excellent Excellent
A brilliant end to the trip
6-Sep to 26-Sep 14
Excellent Excellent
Mr J & Ms J - Namibia and Botswana
6-Sep to 21-Sep 14
Excellent Excellent
Outstanding
25-Aug to 6-Sep 14
Excellent Excellent
Okonjima Plains Camp review
10-Aug to 23-Aug 14
Excellent Excellent
X  Close