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Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava
Little Ongava

Reviews of Little Ongava

Wildlife sightings and reviews

25 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Little Ongava and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Wildlife sightings by our travellers
Starting in May-2019, 3 of our travellers have recorded their wildlife sightings at Little Ongava.
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Elephant

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Giraffe

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Oryx

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White Rhino

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Wildebeest

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Zebra

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Black Rhino

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Eland

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Aardvark

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Brown Hyena

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Pangolin

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Roan antelope

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Sable antelope

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Spotted Hyena

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Mr & Mrs O
Lechdale

"Quite simply - magnificent !"

3 nights Arrived 7 Oct 2012
"The suite of rooms were the most spacious & luxurious we have stayed in, the setting was magnificent & in keeping with the spectacular surroundings, the activities were varied & interesting, led by knowledgeable & enthusiastic staff.

Good conversations with Michael who is clearly passionate about the environment & what he does. Caroline, very friendly & efficient at the lodge." See all these reviews: 17n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Prof & Mrs S
Scotland

"Viewpoint over the waterhole"

3 nights Arrived 4 Oct 2011
"Franco is the best guide we have ever had in Africa; his breadth of knowledge is exceptional for a young man - he made our stay a pleasure. Michael was an extremely attentive host. His wine list is worth investigating. The portions at both lunch and dinner were enormous (that's Namibia, we were told).

We made two visits to the waterhole at Okaukuejo and were stunned by the number and variety of animals and birds - hundreds of zebra etc in the morning, and around 50 elephants later on." See all these reviews: 10n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Good
Facilities:
Excellent
The C family
Sussex

"Little Ongava review"

3 nights Arrived 23 Aug 2011
"This was amazing. The rooms were beautiful, the food was excellent, and the staff incredibly helpful and welcoming." See all these reviews: 16n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr G M
Madrid

"Little Ongava review"

3 nights Arrived 11 Nov 2010
"The rooms and facilities are probably the best, or very near, you can get in Namibia, or maybe in the world, but of course for a price. Rhinos are easy to see in their private reserve, which may be not the case if you go just to the National Park, due to the restrictions. We visited in the dry season, the rainy season may be not so good." See all these reviews: 13n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Good
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr & Mrs W
Kensington

"Little Ongava review"

2 nights Arrived 6 Oct 2009
"The lodge itself is excellent and our room was fabulously appointed with a great view over the valley. However if we were visiting again we would stay nearer/in Etosha - as it's quite a drive to get the The Pan from Little Ongava and in some respects we would have preferred to explore Etosha in our our vehicle at that provides more flexibility on what you want to visit and the time you spend there.

The game drive on Ongava's private reserve was not at all interesting on the day we went." See all these reviews: 16n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Average
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Good
Facilities:
Excellent
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Andersson's at Ongava

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Mokuti Etosha Lodge

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Etosha Oberland Lodge

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