Anderssons Camp

Reviews of Anderssons Camp

Excellent(93%) From 38 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 38 of our travellers who have visited Anderssons Camp, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr C & Mrs V - Namibia fly-in
Arrived on: 19-Sep-2013 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

The accomodation was as anticiapated and the balance between 'camping out' and some elements of luxury were achieved. Unfortunately the weather was extremely cold during our stay so the overall experience ( especially in the bathroom) was marred by the weather. No fault of the lodge. The laundry service was quick and efficient.

Food was average, with no choice for starter or desert. The main courses were not particularly memorable or hot. The waiting staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was disjointed and not sufficent time was allowed between the start of service and the departure time of the morning activity.

One guide was allocated to us throughout our stay which was good as it gave you a chance to get to know him. He was extremely good on the afternoon property guide ( ie in Ongava itself ) but the day excursion in Estosha was less productive. It was not helped by the fact that we were extremely cold throughout the morning which took the edge of the trip. It was a shame that more blankets etc had not been provided.

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Family Adventure to Skeleton Coast
Arrived on: 19-Jul-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

Better than expected, and worth going to, great night drive

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Dr & Mrs C - West Sussex
Arrived on: 21-Jun-2012 Stayed for: 2 nights
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A convenient lodge south of Etosha

There aren't many placed where your arrival is greeted by a rare black rhino!

A waterhole just in front of the lounge/dining area was always busy with game and birds. Our tent looked straight over the reserve and was simple, with the use of recycled materials in keeping with the camp's green aspirations. Like many of the places we stayed, there were only 2-3 tents occupied which meant we received very personal service. The meals were excellent and varied.

We did not experience the Camp's own activities as we drove ourselves through Etosha, for which the camp, just 5km from the main park gate, was very convenient.

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Family Tsuchiyose - USA
Arrived on: 12-Jun-2012 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Nice Tent camp

The camp was nicely set in front of the water pan so you can watch some animals come and go all day long and even giraffe walked by our tent.

The canvas tent was basic, but there was enough hot water for shower, and no complain. The food was delicious, home cooking taste. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had Ramon as our guide, and he was very good in his energy, knowledge and he was very sincere.

Etosha park was a litte drive from the camp, and we wonder why we needed to leave so early when it was so cold and animals were even not at the water pan. He took us to the night drive in the reserve.

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Mr and Mrs P from London
Arrived on: 6-Apr-2012 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

There was a very different feel to this camp, with its tented accommodation, again which we all loved. Cleverly done with all of its eco touches. Being based around the watering hole meant we saw a black rhino, and water buck plus other animals whilst eating more delicious food.

The staff were lovely and friendly

The camp gave great access to Etosha and we really enjoyed being able to drive ourselves around the Park. We did not see quite as many animals as we had hoped but that did not matter, we still had a great day on a self drive safari.

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AB from Essex
Arrived on: 21-Oct-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

Wonderful - Corrie is a star and so are the other staff - guides/cleaners/cook etc. Fabulous place and would go back here any day.

The water hole and everypone's passion for what they are doing stays in the mind's eye. MArvellous

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Ms S and family - Gloucestershire
Arrived on: 22-Jul-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

A great place to relax with the backdeop of the waterhole

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Mr & Mrs C - County Durham
Arrived on: 2-May-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

Unfortunately we only had 1 night here, best rooms and service of the entire trip.

Food and facilities excellent, the safari to view the Rhino was expensive but well worth it, a fantastic experience.

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Mr & Mrs R - Northumberland
Arrived on: 14-Oct-2010 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Anderssons Camp review

This lodge was an interesting and enjoyable experience.

Fabulous location although half of the rooms were tucked away at the back, without a view and not facing the area where the animals appeared.

Service was exceptional and the food and (included) wine were excellent.

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Mrs J with two daughters - London
Arrived on: 24-Sep-2010 Stayed for: 3 nights
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Tremendous animal viewing

This was a wonderful camp.

The management was very hands on, came and talked to everyone each evening and advised on the best waterholes etc. It had a really friendly atmosphere and for my birthday I had a cake, personal sing song from the staff and a present from our waitress.

We saw all the animals we could have wished for in Etosha and then at night we had the rhino. What else could you ask for?

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